1. Philadelphia Eagles Midseason Report Card: Defense and Special Teams

    Yesterday’s look at the Eagles’ second-quarter offense saw them drop an entire letter grade. Without trying to spoil the show, the defense won’t do the same...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about over 4 years ago 132 reads 0 comments

  2. Philadelphia Eagles Half-Year Grades: Offense

    The more things change, the more they stay the same. Last year, the Eagles were 5-3 at the halfway point. This year…the Eagles are 5-3 at the halfway point...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about over 4 years ago 319 reads 0 comments

  3. The Dallas Cowboys Are in First Place...and It's Andy Reid's Fault

    Yes, you read the headline right. As far as this Eagles fan and journalist is concerned, the big man is 100 percent culpable for what happened Sunday night at Lincoln Financial Field...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about over 4 years ago 546 reads 37 comments

  4. Eagles Turned All The Right Keys In Win Over The Giants

    "Follow my steps is the road to success..." -Jay-Z, “Swagga Like Us” Fitting how a rap lyric from a New Yorker was somehow intertwined with advice that led to the destruction of ...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about over 4 years ago 144 reads 1 comments

  5. An Eagles Fan's Memo to Reggie Brown: Shine or Get Off the Pot

    Reggie Brown’s contract states that he will be a Philadelphia Eagle until 2014. Now is his chance to prove why he deserves that honor...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about over 4 years ago 256 reads 1 comments

  6. Three Steps To Heal The Philadelphia Eagles' Wounded Offense

    Winning cures a lot of ills, but Eagles fans be warned: Monday’s victory over the Redskins was a good band-aid…and that's all it was...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about over 4 years ago 860 reads 6 comments

  7. Two Gibsons Down, One Depth Issue to Go for the Eagles?

    Brandon and Mike Gibson have almost nothing in common besides a last name...nothing, that is, except the fact that they’re now both ex-Eagles. Brandon was traded to the St...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about over 4 years ago 376 reads 1 comments

  8. Welcome to Philly, Will Witherspoon...Now What?

    One of the few still-unheralded NFL trade deadline deals saw the Eagles acquire LB Will Witherspoon from the St. Louis Rams for WR Brandon Gibson and a 2010 fifth-round draft pick...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about over 4 years ago 258 reads 2 comments

  9. Philadelphia Eagles First Quarter Report: Defense and Special Teams

    Yesterday, I analyzed the Eagles’ first-quarter offensive progress. Now, it’s time for the defense. In a word, it’s been dominant...

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  10. Philadelphia Eagles' First Quarter Report Card: Offense

    With a 33-17 victory over the hapless Bucs in the books, the Eagles are now one-quarter of the way through the 2009 season...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 465 reads 0 comments

  11. Two Milestones On The Line For Andy Reid This Sunday

    Andy Reid has two milestones on the line this Sunday. The better known of the pair is that Reid’s Eagles are a perfect 10-0 following their bye week. From 1999’s bizarrely-placed Week 17 victory over St...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 301 reads 1 comments

  12. Philadelphia Eagles: A Good January Starts With a Good October

    Much like a midseason replacement television show, the Philadelphia Eagles have 13 weeks to secure their spot in the “2010 lineup,” aka the playoffs...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 263 reads 1 comments

  13. Plea to The Eagles: Keep Vick On The Leash This Week

    It’s a proverb we all know: If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. In the Eagles case, it should go something like this: If it’s broke, wait until it’s fixed to remodel it...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 321 reads 7 comments

  14. Could the Eagles' Best Run Defense Be "Trot"-ting Beneath Their Nose?

    If Jeremiah Trotter is even anything remotely close to the linebacker he was two years ago, then the answer to my headline is "yes." If you haven’t heard, apparently the Eagles brought Jeremiah Trotter in for a workout this week...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 389 reads 3 comments

  15. Sunday's Slaughter By the Saints Wasn't All Bad For the Birds

    Despite injuries, inconsistency and a final score that looked more like an Arena League contest than an NFL tilt, there are actually a few positives that can be plucked out of the Eagles’ performance on Sunday...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 354 reads 2 comments

  16. Why Hank Baskett Should Still Be an Eagle

    Hank Baskett is an Indianapolis Colt. The only question I have is, why Hank Baskett? Obviously, the answer is because the Eagles wanted to get Michael Vick on the practice field as soon as possible, ...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 1,022 reads 6 comments

  17. Is Losing Shawn Andrews Addition by Subtraction for the Eagles?

    By now, you’ve probably heard the big news out of Philadelphia today: Shawn Andrews has been placed on injured reserve and is out for the season...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 322 reads 7 comments

  18. It's Time For The Kevin Kolb Experiment To End

    Somewhere, A.J. Feeley is either laughing, crying, or possibly both. At least in this Eagles fan’s opinion, I hope he’s smiling next week over a new contract. After two-plus years, several chances and numerous disappointments...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 334 reads 8 comments

  19. Two Newest Eagles Prove Final Cuts Aren't Always Final

    The phrase “final cutdown day” is definitely a misnomer in the NFL. It’s really more like “number cutdown day,” because every year, there’s an inevitable flurry of roster moves after rosters are allegedly “set...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 411 reads 0 comments

  20. Macho Harris: Just Another Second-Day Steal For The Eagles

    Today it's official. Victor “Macho” Harris will be the Eagles’ starting strong safety on Sunday afternoon against Carolina...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 413 reads 6 comments

  21. Projecting the Eagles' 53-Man Roster

    Saturday afternoon is the deadline for NFL teams to get down to the 53-man roster limit. As of Thursday, there were still 75 players on the Philadelphia Eagles roster, with the game against the ...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 945 reads 6 comments

  22. Sean McDermott Is Quickly Learning the Art of "Reid-Speak"

    He’s only officially been the Eagles’ defensive coordinator for about five weeks, yet Sean McDermott has already learned what some like to call “Reid-speak...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 139 reads 0 comments

  23. The Falcons Got Vick; But Who Did the Eagles Draft in 2001?

    Michael Vick was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2001 NFL Draft. Even with his jail sentence, it doesn’t seem that long ago that Vick was a fresh faced rookie turning around a floundering Atlanta Falcons franchise...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 406 reads 2 comments

  24. So Much For "Overcrowding" In The Yankees' Outfield

    Sometimes when life hands you lemons, you can do better than just make lemonade. Case in point: The 2009 New York Yankees, their overloaded DH spot and their “crowded” outfield...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 682 reads 5 comments

  25. A Deeper Look at Brian Westbook's Fantasy Football Viablility

    Over the weekend, Colts Featured Columnist Kyle Winslow put together a fantastic fantasy article, where a few of us B/R Featured Columnists were asked various questions about the upcoming fantasy season...

    Lou DiPietro Written by Lou DiPietro about almost 5 years ago 864 reads 4 comments