1. Chip Kelly, Eagles Prove They Weren't Ready for Playoff Spotlight Just Yet

    This is a youthful, exciting Philadelphia Eagles team. But growing pains come with the territory when you're this young, especially against experienced opponents like the New Orleans Saints ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 12,312 reads 186 comments

  2. New Orleans Saints vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Preview and Prediction

    We've spent quite some time this week breaking down Saturday's Wild Card Game between the New Orleans Saints and Philadelphia Eagles from all possible angles...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 14,221 reads 114 comments

  3. In Replacing Kevin Gilbride, the Giants Have to Think Outside the Box for Once

    It was refreshing earlier this week to hear New York Giants co-owner John Mara admit that his sometimes bullheaded franchise needs to make changes, especially on the offensive side of the ball...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 13,405 reads 85 comments

  4. Chip Kelly and Nick Foles: The Start of a Long-Term Success Story in Philly?

    The NFL is unpredictable in almost every manner, including when it comes to where the next great head coach/quarterback duo might come from...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 7,515 reads 13 comments

  5. Charting the Philadelphia Eagles' Path to the NFC Championship Game

    One year removed from a tumultuous 4-12 season, the Philadelphia Eagles are probably satisfied with the mere fact they're NFC East champions again and back in the playoffs for the first time since 2010...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 13,572 reads 37 comments

  6. Jerry Jones' Priorities Are out of Whack, and It's Costing the Cowboys

    Jerry Jones and each of his partners in the NFL -ownership game are in the entertainment business. That's a reality. But fans would like to think that the owner of their favorite team prioritizes winning over ticket sales...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 23,419 reads 156 comments

  7. How the Redskins Can Overcome Firing of Mike Shanahan, Resurrect RGIII

    The Washington Redskins finally signed the divorce papers on Black Monday. With Mike Shanahan out, a talented but agitated team is now on the market for a head coach...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 18,524 reads 69 comments

  8. Another Week 17 Loss Would Be Fitting End to Jason Garrett Era in Dallas

    This is Dallas—the football capital of the world. These are the Cowboys —supposedly "America's Team...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 16,904 reads 144 comments

  9. Dallas Shut Down the Eagles Offense Earlier This Season: Can It Happen Again?

    With Sean Lee and Tony Romo likely out, Anthony Spencer and Jay Ratliff long gone and DeMarcus Ware and Morris Claiborne far from 100 percent, few expect the Dallas Cowboys to beat ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 9,177 reads 52 comments

  10. Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys: Preview & Prediction

    At the outset of the 2013 regular season, many likely expected the NFC East to once again be determined on the final Sunday of the year...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 7,249 reads 2 comments

  11. A Blueprint for a Dallas Cowboys Playoff Run Without Tony Romo

    This is a blueprint that may not actually exist. In the 21st-century NFL , Lombardi Trophies aren't handed out to teams without super-elite or super-hot quarterbacks, and unless ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 18,306 reads 69 comments

  12. Could the Eagles Have Enough Magic to End the Franchise's 53-Year Title Drought?

    Could this be the year? The Philadelphia Eagles are one win away from locking up the No. 3 seed in the NFC standings...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 18,379 reads 79 comments

  13. Even Without Tony Romo, the Crazy Cowboys Can't Be Ruled Out

    The fat lady has sung. The clock has struck midnight. The white flag is being waved. Pick your cliche...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 24,070 reads 145 comments

  14. Cowboys vs. Eagles: Who Has the Edge at Every Position?

    We can now begin to set the table for the game of the year, which for the third consecutive season will fall on the final Sunday night of the year and will involve the Dallas Cowboys playing an elimination game against an NFC East rival...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 12,572 reads 40 comments

  15. Philadelphia Eagles, Nick Foles Finding Stride at the Perfect Time

    The Philadelphia Eagles didn't need to win Sunday night. Technically, beating the Chicago Bears wasn't necessary because they were locks to play for the NFC East title next week at 8:30 p...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 23,733 reads 116 comments

  16. Final Two Weeks Could Make or Break Nick Foles

    At this point, it's hard not to consider the Philadelphia Eagles as a Super Bowl dark horse in the NFC...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 11,815 reads 63 comments

  17. Chicago Bears vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Preview and Prediction

    As far as their playoff chances go, this game might not make a difference for the Philadelphia Eagles . In fact, they'll know whether that's the case several hours before kickoff...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 8,359 reads 7 comments

  18. Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins: Preview and Prediction

    This feels a lot like last year at around this time, doesn't it? The Dallas Cowboys , ravaged on defense by injuries and facing December elimination games as well as a possible do-or-die intra-divisional finale against Philadelphia ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 4,313 reads 13 comments

  19. Don't Get Your Hopes Up: Jason Garrett Will Never Learn to Run Consistently

    The breaking point might be 26.5. Since 2007, when Jason Garrett starting running the Dallas Cowboys offense, nine NFL teams have run the ball fewer than 26.5 times per game...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 7,170 reads 57 comments

  20. Will Eli Manning Rebound from Nightmare 2013 Season?

    We can debate all day about Eli Manning 's Hall of Fame credentials, the value of his Super Bowl rings and MVPs and his wide-ranging legacy in general, but nobody is going to dispute ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 8,299 reads 102 comments

  21. Do the Dallas Cowboys Actually Blow More Games Than Everyone Else?

    You might have heard that the Dallas Cowboys blew a big lead this past week against the Green Bay Packers . In fact, Dallas had a 23-point halftime edge, technically making Sunday's collapse the worst in franchise history...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 14,714 reads 69 comments

  22. Time for the New York Giants to Sit Eli Manning, Give Ryan Nassib a Shot

    Now the NFL 's third-lowest-rated qualifying passer and the league leader in interceptions by a 19 percent margin (he has 25 picks; only four other quarterbacks have 15 or more), Eli Manning has hit rock bottom...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 16,505 reads 169 comments

  23. What Does the Future Hold for Key Cowboys After Another December Collapse?

    To be clear, the Dallas Cowboys haven't collapsed yet. This season is still recoverable. Dallas just has to beat both the slumping Redskins in Week 16 and the Eagles at home ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 9,690 reads 38 comments

  24. Are the Eagles Pretenders, or Was Sunday's Ugly Loss to Minnesota an Aberration?

    Presumably, the Philadelphia Eagles were going to lose at some point. But nobody expected their magical ride to end like this. Not against a three-win Minnesota Vikings team that was playing Sunday without its best player...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 23,835 reads 195 comments

  25. LeSean McCoy Has Become the NFL's Best Back: Can He Carry the Eagles in January?

    Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy has become the best player in the NFL at his position. Maybe it's maturation, maybe it's Chip Kelly's influence. Maybe both factors have contributed...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 11,706 reads 51 comments