10:54 AM EST, Tue December 18, 2018
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The Linc - Eli Manning could be staying in the NFC East for “years” to come

The Linc - Eli Manning could be staying in the NFC East for “years” to come

Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 12/18/18. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... Pat Shurmur still thinks Eli Manning has years left as a quarterback - Big Blue ViewShurmur was asked if, as he indicated when he was first hired, he believes Manning still has “years” of productive play left. His answer? “Yes, I do.” Finally, Shurmur was asked why he believes that. His answer? “Because I’ve seen him play good football, and I’ve seen how when we have a coordinated effort of protecting him, running the football effectively, and being able to run the ball...
11 hours ago
NFL Power Rankings 2018: Week 16 Edition

NFL Power Rankings 2018: Week 16 Edition

Ranking all 32 NFL Teams. Week 15 of the 2018 NFL regular season schedule is in the books. Now it’s time to see where all 32 teams rank heading into Week 16. For reference purposes, here is a link to last week’s NFL Power Rankings. BLG’S WEEK 16 NFL POWER RANKINGS 1 - New Orleans Saints (Last Week: 2) - Well, it wasn’t pretty, but the Saints escaped Carolina with a win and now own the league’s best overall record at 12-2. 2 - Los Angeles Chargers (LW: 4) - Love the Chargers’ decision to go for the 2-point conversion late in the fourth quarter. You PLAY to WIN the GAME! The...
11 hours ago
NFC Playoff Picture: Eagles get help with Panthers losing to Saints

NFC Playoff Picture: Eagles get help with Panthers losing to Saints

Good news for Philadelphia. The Philadelphia Eagles received some help in the NFC playoff picture on Monday night. The Carolina Panthers losing to the New Orleans Saints increased the Eagles’ chances of earning a postseason berth from 37% to 40%. Let’s take an updated look at the standings. NFC PLAYOFF PICTURE PLAYOFF TEAMS 1 - New Orleans Saints: 12-2 overall, 9-2 conference 2 - Los Angeles Rams: 11-3 overall, 7-3 conference 3 - Chicago Bears: 10-4 overall, 8-2 conference 4 - Dallas Cowboys: 8-6 overall, 7-3 conference 5 - Seattle Seahawks: 8-6 overall, 7-4 conference 6 - Minnesota...
15 hours ago
Monday Night Football: Panthers vs. Saints

Monday Night Football: Panthers vs. Saints

Watch MNF here. Week 15 of the 2018 NFL regular season concludes tonight with a game between the Carolina Panthers (6-7) and the New Orleans Saints (11-2. It’s an NFC South matchup. Here’s what I previously wrote about the Philadelphia Eagles’ rooting interest in this game: New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers: The Panthers have a head-to-head tie-breaker over Philly so the Eagles need the Panthers to lose this Monday Night Football matchup. Root for the Saints. According to FiveThirtyEight, the Eagles’ playoff chances will increase from 37% to 40% with a Panthers loss. A...
21 hours ago
Doug Pederson channels Stone Cold Steve Austin for his Eagles postgame victory speech

Doug Pederson channels Stone Cold Steve Austin for his Eagles postgame victory speech

Impassioned. Doug Pederson’s postgame victory speech following the Philadelphia Eagles’ 30-23 win over the Los Angeles Rams was EASILY his best from the 2018 season. It only makes sense since it was the most enjoyable win of the year. Watch Dougie P kick things off in Stone Cold Steve Austin fashion with “I NEED TO HEAR A HELL YEAH!” A complete team effort.#FlyEaglesFly pic.twitter.com/VSlFyLi9Xq— Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) December 17, 2018 DOUG PEDERSON: Nice job, men! Nice job! Hey, listen. This is a complete, COMPLETE team effort tonight against a fine football team....
23 hours ago
10 thoughts on the Eagles’ huge win over the Rams

10 thoughts on the Eagles’ huge win over the Rams

Key takeaways from Sunday’s victory. The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday Night Football, 30 to 23. Here are some thoughts on this very exciting game. 1 - The Eagles are alive in the playoff picture With two games to go, the Eagles have a 37% chance of making the playoffs. Who would’ve thought? The Eagles still need some help to get to the postseason. The most realistic way is for the Eagles to win out, the Vikings to lose at least one of their last two games, and the Panthers to lose at least one of their last three. That’ll put the Eagles in the playoffs...
Dec 17, 2018
Eagles players celebrate big win over the Rams in Los Angeles

Eagles players celebrate big win over the Rams in Los Angeles

Monday morning victory tweets. The Philadelphia Eagles kept their 2018 season alive with a CRUCIAL win over the Los Angeles Rams. You can tell that Eagles players were super fired up after this victory. They knew they were being counted out heading into this game. But they stepped up and proved the doubters wrong. To the victory tweets: All credit goes to the man above, my teammates, and the fans. https://t.co/PBQ8S7gRvy— Alshon Jeffery (@TheWorldof_AJ) December 17, 2018 “I get mine the fast way, the ski mask way” #FlyEaglesFly pic.twitter.com/mEEr3Sw4J4— Malcolm...
Dec 17, 2018
Eagles vs. Rams snap count analysis: Avonte Maddox continues to impress

Eagles vs. Rams snap count analysis: Avonte Maddox continues to impress

Playing time tracker. Here’s a breakdown of the snap counts from the Philadelphia Eagles’ crucial 30-23 win over the Los Angeles Rams in Week 15 of the 2018 NFL season. OFFENSE The Eagles’ starting offensive line played most of the entire game, save for Jason Peters missing a handful of snaps. Note that Stefen Wisniewski started at left guard with Isaac Seumalo out. Philly’s o-line allowed zero sacks and only three quarterback hits on Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles. Alshon Jeffery played the entire game and boy was he productive. His 160 receiving yards on eight...
Dec 17, 2018
The Linc - Ski masks are the new dog masks in Philly

The Linc - Ski masks are the new dog masks in Philly

Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 12/17/18. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... The Eagles want you to wear ski masks - PhillyVoice“That’s something we started two weeks ago,” McLeod said. “It’s kind of been motivating the guys. It’s just a mentality we’ve been having. When we go out there, we put the mask on. We’re out there for business, and to take what’s ours. If that means getting wins, if that means taking the ball, making plays, anytime someone makes a turnover they put the mask on. We say it’s robbing season. It’s thievery. Hopefully the fans...
Dec 17, 2018
How the Eagles can make the playoffs after beating the Rams

How the Eagles can make the playoffs after beating the Rams

Wild card fever, baby! The Philadelphia Eagles shocked the world on Sunday Night Football by going into Los Angeles as 13-point underdogs and leaving with a 30-23 win over the Rams. As a result, the Eagles are still very much alive in the NFL playoff picture with two games left in the regular season. Let’s take a look! NFC PLAYOFF PICTURE PLAYOFF TEAMS 1 - New Orleans Saints: 11-2 overall, 8-2 conference 2 - Los Angeles Rams: 11-3 overall, 7-3 conference 3 - Chicago Bears: 10-4 overall, 8-2 conference 4 - Dallas Cowboys: 8-6 overall, 7-3 conference 5 - Seattle Seahawks: 8-6 overall, 7-4...
Dec 16, 2018
FINAL SCORE: Eagles shock Rams in an upset, 30 to 23

FINAL SCORE: Eagles shock Rams in an upset, 30 to 23

REIGNING SUPER BOWL CHAMPS STILL ALIVE! FINAL SCORE The Philadelphia Eagles are STILL ALIVE after defeating the Los Angeles Rams in a shocker, 30 to 23. The Eagles entered this game as 13-point underdogs but they weren’t ready to give up. What a win. FOURTH QUARTER Rams 12th drive: Rams take over with 1:08 left on the clock and no timeouts. Rams move to the Eagles’ 18-yard line with four seconds left on the clock. Rams fortunate to be able to spike it there after Gurley gets tackled in bounds. Eagles playing a picket fence defense at the goal line. Goff’s throw for Reynolds is high...
Dec 16, 2018
Eagles vs. Rams fourth quarter open thread

Eagles vs. Rams fourth quarter open thread

After the third quarter, the Eagles are somehow leading the Rams by a score of 30 to 13. Here is some basic information to help guide you through the game: How to watch the game - TV schedule and online streaming information; Follow me on Twitter: @BrandonGowton Follow along with Rams fans at Turf Show Times; Live game stats; Full NFL scoreboard; Eagles full regular season schedule; Current Eagles depth chart; Current Eagles roster LIVE TWITTER FEED (Note: if the Twitter feed isn’t showing up for you, click here.) Tweets from...
Dec 16, 2018
Eagles vs. Rams third quarter open thread

Eagles vs. Rams third quarter open thread

After the second quarter, the Eagles and Rams are tied by a score of 13 to 13. Here is some basic information to help guide you through the game: How to watch the game - TV schedule and online streaming information; Follow me on Twitter: @BrandonGowton Follow along with Rams fans at Turf Show Times; Live game stats; Full NFL scoreboard; Eagles full regular season schedule; Current Eagles depth chart; Current Eagles roster LIVE TWITTER FEED (Note: if the Twitter feed isn’t showing up for you, click here.) Tweets from https://twitter.com/BleedingGreen/lists/eagles-news Use this...
Dec 16, 2018
Eagles vs. Rams second quarter open thread

Eagles vs. Rams second quarter open thread

After the first quarter, the Eagles trail the Rams by a score of 7 to 3. Here is some basic information to help guide you through the game: How to watch the game - TV schedule and online streaming information; Follow me on Twitter: @BrandonGowton Follow along with Rams fans at Turf Show Times; Live game stats; Full NFL scoreboard; Eagles full regular season schedule; Current Eagles depth chart; Current Eagles roster LIVE TWITTER FEED (Note: if the Twitter feed isn’t showing up for you, click here.) Tweets from https://twitter.com/BleedingGreen/lists/eagles-news Use this open...
Dec 16, 2018
Eagles vs. Rams first quarter open thread

Eagles vs. Rams first quarter open thread

The Philadelphia Eagles continue their 2018 NFL season schedule with a road game against the Los Angeles Rams. The Philadelphia Eagles are big underdogs entering their Sunday Night Football matchup against the Los Angeles Rams. Can Nick Foles lead the Eagles to an unlikely win in order to keep Philly’s playoff hopes alive? Or are the Eagles going to get the crap kicked out of them tonight? Let’s find out. Here is some basic information to help guide you through the game: How to watch the game - TV schedule and online streaming information; Follow me on Twitter: @BrandonGowton Follow...

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