1. Philadelphia Eagles' Brian Westbrook Facing Surgery and Rehab

    Brian Westbrook will be out indefinitely following this Friday's scheduled procedure to have bone spurs removed from his ankle. Westbrook noticed the strong pain in his ankle after completing the Philadelphia Eagles' rookie and mandatory mini camps...

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  2. A Closer Look at the Eagles' Second-Round Selection: LeSean "Shady" McCoy

    I am just way too excited to see what LeSean "Shady" McCoy is capable of doing in Andy Reid's offense. He may not be the prototype running back by the traditional standard. He is, however, a prototype running back for Andy Reid...

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about 5 years ago 1,109 reads 6 comments

  3. Philadelphia Eagles' OTA: Westbrook, Brown, and Andrews Remain Absent

    The injury news and drama from the organized team activities is beginning to roll in. Some seemingly minor injuries to key players and disgruntlement at the cornerback position shouldn't impact the team in the end...

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  4. The Greatest NFL Running Backs of the Last 50 Years: 1959 to 2009

    Who are the greatest running backs of all time and why? No simple answers here, just a lot of opinion. Several running backs have the right to make the claim and many more deserve consideration...

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about 5 years ago 17,273 reads 72 comments

  5. Looking Forward at a Post McNabb Era: Is Kevin Kolb the Answer?

    In four to five years, the Eagles are going to need a well primed quarterback to be waiting in the wings. 2010 or 2011 may be the year to prepare by the draft. Kevin Kolb has a good look about him under center and has also shown nice game-time execution..

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about 5 years ago 638 reads 42 comments

  6. Breaking Down the Philadelphia Eagles for Fantasy Football Players

    It's a bit early, but I'm going to make a fantasy football analysis of the Philadelphia Eagles. There is a ton of upside to all of these players. Some will be drafted before they probably should and some will be great values in later rounds...

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  7. Philadelphia Eagles Fifth Round Draft Choice: Cornelius Ingram

    Ingram had first round draft potential going in to his senior season at Florida. It was an unfortunate injury that kept him out that year, but a torn ACL netted Ingram as a fifth round pick by the Eagles...

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  8. Tight End: The Cornelius Ingram Injury and Eugene Bright Opportunity

    Cornelius Ingram returned to practice friday. He suffered a knee contusion on wednesday on the same knee that that kept him out of the 2008 season at Florida...

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  9. The Philadelphia Eagles Battle To Be the "Beast from the East"

    Every team in the NFC East is a 2009 playoff contender with potential to run deep into the postseason. With the resurgence of divisional competition, the once dominant Eagles, had been supplanted ...

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  10. Cornelius Ingram Down But Not Out

    Eagles tight-end Cornelius Ingram went down in Wednesday's practice with what was reported as a knee contusion. Ingram went down hard after getting tangled up on a passing route...

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  11. Remembering the 1990 Philadelphia Eagles Season

    The 1990 Philadelphia Eagles finished second in the NFC East with a 10-6 record, losing in the first round of the playoffs. That’s not the type of season typically associated with a greatest of all time, but it was awesome still...

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  12. A Look at Philadelphia Eagles' Fifth-Round Selection: Victor "Macho" Harris

    Victor Harris is a defensive back cut from the same cloth as Sheldon Brown, Brian Dawkins, and Quentin Mikkel. He will, however, need to overcome some obstacles to produce at a high level in the NFL...

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about 5 years ago 1,854 reads 2 comments

  13. Playing Andy Reid for a Moment: Fourth-Quarter Comeback Mode

    How will Andy Reid and Marty Mornhinweg use all of the talent on the offensive side of the ball? Here are some fantasy game drives that make me salivate for football Sunday...

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  14. Stewart Bradley, Chris Gocong Lead Young Philadelphia Eagles Linebackers

    It may not be the second coming of the "Gang Green" defense, but a group of largely under-the-radar defensive players look to emerge in 2009...

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about 5 years ago 1,335 reads 4 comments

  15. Chasing Brian Westbrook: McCoy, Weaver, and...?

    The Philadelphia Eagle's have locked in Brian Westbrook, LeSean McCoy, and Leonard Weaver as backfield players. The fourth and wildly unlikely fifth backfield position(s) are an open competition ...

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  16. The Philadelphia Eagles' Search for McNabb's No. 1 Wide Receiver

    The Eagles front office has been criticized for not being aggressive in acquiring a top tier receiver when that is really the farthest thing from the truth. When drafting, wide receiver is one of the most difficult positions to grade...

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  17. Is Sheldon Brown Underrated? A Call for New Cornerback Statistics

    On the verge of having the most complete football team in Philadelphia Eagle history, there grew a massive influx of emotion regarding the hard line that Sheldon Brown drew with the Eagle's front office just before the draft...

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about over 5 years ago 799 reads 2 comments

  18. The Jeremy Maclin Effect

    The City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Eagles came together to conceive an alternate plan for generating electricity. The solution was determined to be: Draft Jeremy Maclin...

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about over 5 years ago 1,048 reads 1 comments

  19. Andy Reid Pursues a Legacy Beyond Winning in Philadelphia

    Intelligent, selfless, loyal, ethical and meticulous are perhaps the five best words to describe Andy Reid as a coach and person...

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  20. No. 36 Brian Westbrook on His 2009 Season Outlook: A Mock Interview

    With Brian Westbrook approaching the typically critical age of 30 for NFL running backs, I want to know how he feels physically and what his emotions are about the new and returning cast of characters that will make up this 2009 Philadelphia Eagles...

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about over 5 years ago 255 reads 2 comments

  21. Profile of the 2009 Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Backfield

    With the loss of two pro bowl players in Brian Dawkins and Lito Sheppard compounded with the openly aired disgruntlement of Sheldon Brown, one might think that our defensive backfield would be utterly undone in 2009...

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  22. New Faces Bring New Opportunities To The Eagles West Coast Offense

    Andy Reid finally has all of the tools to roll out a complete West Coast playbook with a few tricks and stunts to catch opposing defenses off guard and off balance...

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  23. Wide Receiver Depth and Competition

    Eagle's fans could be in for a treat with the talent competing for bigger roles and starting positions at wide receiver. Six candidates lead the way including last year's rookie stand out Desean Jackson and Mizzou rookie sensation Jeremy MacLin...

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  24. Off Season Review: The Making of the 2009 "Green Dream" Philadelphia Eagles

    The goal is the Championship. There is no doubt about that. Five NFC Championship games and one Superbowl appearance has served as an expectational appetizer to the lofty goals of the Philadelphia Eagle's emotionally charged fans...

    Leo Pizzini Written by Leo Pizzini about over 5 years ago 165 reads 1 comments