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Bleeding Green Nation

Former Eagles offensive line coach dies at 78

Photo by George Gojkovich/ RIP. Former Philadelphia Eagles offensive line coach Howard Mudd died at the age of 78 on Wednesday, according to a report from The Athletic’s Zak Keefer. Mudd had been in a Seattle hospital for multiple weeks after being involved in a motorcycle accident. It was a big deal when the Eagles lured Mudd out of retirement back in 2011; he was considered to be one of the greatest offensive line coaches in NFL history. It was also an ... interesting ... time because the Eagles moved former long-time offensive line coach Juan Castillo to defensive coordinator but...

Bleeding Green Nation

The Linc - Daniel Jeremiah has Carson Wentz as a top three QB heading into 2020

Photo by Mitchell Leff/ Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 8/10/20. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... Top 8 NFL QBs in 2020 | Great 8 - Daniel Jeremiah’s YouTubeFormer NFL scout Daniel Jeremiah: “Carson Wentz, he goes at No. 3 on the list here. He’s somebody — again, I think we saw what he could do in that Super Bowl year before he got hurt. He was on his way to winning MVP. The physicality that he plays the position with, his ability to be able pull through tackles, his ability to stand firm in the pocket. I thought last year with all the injuries and issues...

Bleeding Green Nation

Miles Sanders says he’s fine after putting a scare into Eagles fans

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Everyone can relax. Miles Sanders sent Philadelphia Eagles fans into a tizzy on Tuesday afternoon with the push of the send button on the following tweet: Can’t catch a break— Miles Sanders (@BoobieMilesXXIV) August 11, 2020 GASP! What’s wrong?! Season-ending injury? Nope. The second-year running back says he’s doing just fine. Keep calm y’all lol I’m ready for the season— Miles Sanders (@BoobieMilesXXIV) August 11, 2020 Sanders says he didn’t realize his original tweet would cause so much concern. I ain’t think that they...

Inside the Iggles

Predicting Philadelphia Eagles top 6 receivers and their numbers in 2020

The Philadelphia Eagles offense thrived in spite of receiver voids in 2019. The Philadelphia Eagles had a less than stellar wide receiver group last season. There’s no way to ignore the fact that injuries and ineffectiveness hindered the team as a whole. Heading into the 2019 season, the unit seemed to be one of this […] Predicting Philadelphia Eagles top 6 receivers and their numbers in 2020 - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

ClutchPoints

Corey Clement impressing coaches on his inspiring comeback from injury

Overcoming adversity is nothing new for Philadelphia Eagles running back Corey Clement. After going undrafted in the 2017 NFL Draft, he was eventually signed by the Eagles and won the Super Bowl LII in his rookie season. Coming off two-straight season-ending injuries, Clement is raring to overcome his latest hurdle yet. Feedback from the coaching […] The post Corey Clement impressing coaches on his inspiring comeback from injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles: Jeff Stoutland discusses Jason Peters position switch

The Philadelphia Eagles are really moving “The Bodyguard” to right guard huh? It isn’t often that a team loses a man that’s quite possibly the best at his position and replaces him with a future Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee, but that’s exactly the situation the Philadelphia Eagles are in following Brandon Brooks‘ injury. […] Philadelphia Eagles: Jeff Stoutland discusses Jason Peters position switch - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Inside the Iggles

John Hightower explains his role on Philadelphia Eagles depth chart

The Philadelphia Eagles may already be employing that next-man-up mentality. Maybe it’s some sort of weird karma that developed after the “Body Bag Game”. Maybe it’s just the result of playing in a rough sport. Whatever it is, one thing is certain. The injury bug doesn’t just bite the Philadelphia Eagles from time to time. […] John Hightower explains his role on Philadelphia Eagles depth chart - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

ClutchPoints

Carson Wentz unveils the biggest change he made during the offseason

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has gone through his fair share of physical setbacks. He famously suffered a torn ACL prior to the team’s recent Super Bowl title run. Last year, he had a mysterious fracture in his back. But with no more lingering injuries, Carson Wentz was able to focus more on one thing […] The post Carson Wentz unveils the biggest change he made during the offseason appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles: 4 Potential replacements for Marquise Goodwin

Don’t think the Philadelphia Eagles aren’t still tweaking their roster. The Philadelphia Eagles traded for Marquise Goodwin in the offseason with the intention of bolstering a wide receiver corps that was ravaged by injuries and inefficiency in 2019. Their quarterback, Carson Wentz, threw for over 4,000 yards, but he did so in spite of an […] Philadelphia Eagles: 4 Potential replacements for Marquise Goodwin - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Bleeding Green Nation

Eagles think Alshon Jeffery is “locked in” and “focused”

Photo by Eric Espada/ Is Alshon Jeffery ready for a bounce back year? In the first positive news regarding Alshon Jeffery in a long time, NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo pointed to some good signs for the veteran wide receiver. Jeffery begins training camp on the active/PUP list after suffering a Lisfranc injury in mid-December last year, but Garafolo, albeit with heavy qualifiers, said on Good Morning Football that word coming out of the organization is optimistic regarding Jeffery’s outlook for 2020. “Mentally, Alshon Jeffery, supposedly, right now, in as good a place as he has been...

Bleeding Green Nation

Official: Eagles place Alshon Jeffery on PUP list

Photo by Mitchell Leff/ As expected. The Philadelphia Eagles placed Alshon Jeffery on the active/Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list, according to an official announcement from the team. This news hardly qualifies as a shocking development. There’s been doubt about Jeffery’s early season availability since he suffered a Lisfranc injury in December 2019. Here’s what we previously wrote about his 2020 outlook: Early in the offseason, there was buzz that the Eagles were going to either trade or cut Jeffery. And, yet, here he is, still on the roster. But that doesn’t necessarily...

Bleeding Green Nation

Eagles added a Kobe Bryant memorial to their practice facility

Honoring one of the most prolific fans in team history. Philadelphia Eagles players reporting to the NovaCare Complex for training camp this week will notice a new addition to the practice facility walls. Alshon Jeffery — who reported to camp early since he’s still working his way back from a Lisfranc injury — showed off the first look at the Eagles’ Kobe Bryant memorial via his Instagram story: The Eagles added a Kobe Bryant memorial to their practice facilityhttps://t.co/IAVbdNaQSd pic.twitter.com/EhWFUUx5P6— Brandon Lee Gowton (@BrandonGowton) July 27, 2020 Bryant and...

Hogs Haven

Derrius Guice says he has been cleared to play this season

Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Derrius Guice is a dynamic player when he's on the field. Keeping him on the field has been the problem since he was drafted in the 2nd round in 2018. He has been placed on IR 3 times in his first two seasons, all due to knee injuries. His rookie season was cut short when he tore his ACL in the preseason. He came back looking strong last year, but tore his meniscus in Week 1 vs the Eagles. He was placed on IR, and returned in Week 11 vs the Jets. He had his breakout game two weeks later against the Carolina Panthers. That was current Washington Head Coach Ron...

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp preview: DT Javon Hargrave

The Philadelphia Eagles’ D-line will be a force with Hargrave’s addition. The Philadelphia Eagles expected big things from Malik Jackson when they signed the former Jaguar in 2019, but they were robbed of a chance to see how good he could be when he suffered a Lynfrasc injury in Week 1. The “Birds” defensive line […] Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp preview: DT Javon Hargrave - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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The Linc - Brandon Brooks is looking shredded

Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 7/24/20. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... View this post on Instagram “The pressure of adversity does not affect the mind of the brave man. It is more powerful than external circumstances.” #mma #fitness #eagles #bjj #graciejiujitsu #work #flyeaglesfly #nfl A post shared by Brandon Brooks (@bbrooks_79) on Jul 23, 2020 at 12:59pm PDT This is not a photoshop, Keep in mind that Brandon, recovering from Achilles surgery, doesn't have to play football anytime soon. He's gone from 350 to 295....

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: Safety Rodney McLeod

The Philadelphia Eagles kept Rodney McLeod and showed Malcolm Jenkins the door The Philadelphia Eagles seemingly had a revolving door in the secondary during 2019’s campaign. Guys who were meant to be cornerstone players at the cornerback position like Ronald Darby and Cre’von LeBlanc missed plenty of regular-season snaps due to injuries. Philly’s safety tandem […] Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: Safety Rodney McLeod - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp preview: Guard Isaac Seumalo

It took a while for Isaac Seumalo to become the Philadelphia Eagles left guard The Philadelphia Eagles offensive line will look very different in 2020. First of all, they lost right guard Brandon Brooks to a season-ending injury. Later, they brought back former left tackle Jason Peters to take over for their four-time Pro Bowler. […] Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp preview: Guard Isaac Seumalo - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Inside the Iggles

Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: RT Lane Johnson

Lane Johnson remains an anchor on the Philadelphia Eagles offensive line. The Philadelphia Eagles finished the 2019 season with a 9-7 record and a trip to the playoffs. In spite of sustaining injuries at the wide receiver and running back position, one of the reasons they were able to get as far as they did […] Philadelphia Eagles 2020 training camp profile: RT Lane Johnson - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Bleeding Green Nation

Eagles training camp scheduled to begin on July 28

Photo by Andy Lewis/Icon Sportswire via NFL is going full steam ahead. Despite uncertainty amidst the coronavirus pandemic and related labor discussions, the NFL is fully planning to start training camp on time. NFL clubs just received this email with reporting dates.Training camp is on. pic.twitter.com/lya1JtxW4o— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) July 18, 2020 Assuming this schedule holds true, Philadelphia Eagles rookies will report this Tuesday, July 21. Eagles quarterbacks and players recovering from injury (such as Alshon Jeffery) will report on Thursday, July 23. The rest of...

Big Blue View

NFC East Notebook: Goodbye “Redskins,” Dak Prescott’s contract, and Jason Peters

Photo by Patrick McDermott/ Here’s what you need to know about the teams around the division this week Things were looking bleak for the Eagles on offense when right guard Pro Bowl starter Brandon Brooks suffered a season-ending Achilles injury in June. The NFL has always been about adjusting on the fly though and this situation is no different. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported this week that the Eagles are re-signing Pro Bowl OL Jason Peters to a one-year deal. Here’s the catch. Peters will be playing guard, not tackle. Eagles are re-signing nine-time Pro Bowl OL Jason Peters to a...

ClutchPoints

Lane Johnson confident Carson Wentz ‘ready for prime time’ this season

Carson Wentz certainly has the talent to be the franchise quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles for years to come. After having another injury derail his season in 2019, Lane Johnson is confident that Wentz will silence his doubters in 2020. In an appearance on NFL Network, Johnson spoke about Wentz’s upcoming season and how ‘dangerous’ […] The post Lane Johnson confident Carson Wentz ‘ready for prime time’ this season appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Division Links: BtB thinks Dallas may have best QB combo in NFL; BGN worries about Philly’s WR group

Photo by Richard Rodriguez/ Bleeding Green Nation Eagles have more questions than answers at wide receiver DESEAN JACKSON BGN dubbed Jackson as “the most important Eagle not named Carson Wentz” heading into 2019. I think it’s safe to say that proclamation was right. Philly’s plodding offense sorely lacked his explosive ability when he essentially went down for the season after Week 1. He’s played in just 63% of possible games over the past five seasons. Jackson is coming off core muscle surgery and he turns 34 this year. He’s likely not going to be available for all 16...

Carson Wentz on Nick Foles, injury history, new diet and Eagles’ Super Bowl hopes | SportsCenter

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz sits down with Sal Paolantonio to discuss his relationship with former teammate and Jacksonville Jaguars QB Nick Foles. Wentz also speaks on his injury history and how he's prepared to lead the Eagles into post

Brandin Cooks Leaves Game After Hit from Malcolm Jenkins | Eagles vs. Patriots | Super Bowl LII News

New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks leaves the field after a head injury during Super Bowl LII. Watch full games with NFL Game Pass: https://www.nfl.com/gamepass?campaign=sp-nf-gd-ot-yt-3000342 Sign up for Fantasy Football! http://www.nfl.c

Eagles Defense Steps Up After Losing Carson Wentz to Injury (Week 14) | NFL Turning Point

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz stays in the game despite a torn ACL and leads the Eagles to a postseason berth.