Behind LeSean McCoy not many people even know the running backs of the Eagles which is no real surprise, Dion Lewis the number two back played in less than 50 snaps last season behind McCoy and Ronnie Brown who left in free agency. But even behind McCoy and Lewis the Eagles have solid depth.
Brian Dawkins retired after 16 seasons with the Eagles, and Broncos he has been long considered one of the best safeties in the league, but is he worthy of the hall of fame?
King Roger hands down his ridiculous and meaningless punishment and all the borderline NFL fans are happy. At the same time all the media is saying the right thing. If you have a fraction of a brain you know nothing changed in the way NFL coaches and players will go about business other than choose their words more carefully. Bounties will live on. Sad part is regular games are going to slowly become like the Pro Bowl.
Hines Ward will reportedly be released before the March deadline after 14 years with the team, where will he land for the 2012 season?
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After firing Colts’ General manager last week, owner Jim Ursay has wasted no time in hiring Ryan Grigson as the new GM.
It would be crazy and is highly unlikely, but crazier things have happened!
Donovan McNabb after just six starts with Minnesota was benched in favor of rookie Christian Ponder who has struggled to put up similar numbers to McNabb since, but six games after his benching he’s an unrestricted free agent released by his team. Vince Young was signed to back-up Mike Vick yet has struggled horribly throwing just four tds and nine ints in Vick’s absence althought prior to his injury people were questioning the Eagles dumping yet another starting quarterback. As for DeSean Jackson and Joe Webb? Jackson was arguably half heartedly playing against Seattle on Thursday barely even jogging certain routes and ignoring a heated Vince Young, while Joe Webb watches as two quarterbacks were brought in to replace him and both have struggled.
News about Seahawks defeat The Eagles.
At the beginning of the season, many people would have thoughtthat a New England vs. Philadelphia match-up would be apreview for an almost inevitable Super Bowl showdown. Things haven’t quite worked out that way coming into week 12. The Patriots are cruising right now but started a bit slowly, and areone of several strong contenders in the AFC. The Eagles of course had an absolutely miserable start to theyear and are just barely hangingon to the tiniest hopes of a playoff berth.