Tag: eagles

Chip Kelly: Brilliant mad scientist or crazy person?

We’re four weeks into the NFL season, and one of the league’s most controversial figures (behind Rex Ryan and Bill Belichick) is under the microscope — Chip Kelly. In an eventful offseason, Kelly made headlines with big traders that were exciting for some but head-scratchers for most. From day one, we knew Chip Kelly would be on the hot seat if his extreme moves didn’t pan out, but how is he doing so far — brilliant, mad scientist or just a crazy person? Argument: Chip Kelly Is a Brilliant Mad Scientist Chip Kelly came into the NFL to prove that he...

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Fantasy football advice: Week 1 start ’em, sit ’em picks

We are finally here: Week 1! It’s also the perfect opportunity to have 50 points from two players sitting on your bench at the end of Monday night. For some players it’s all about the match up, for some they can be a must start at all times. You know who those guys are, but every once in a while there’s a better option. So, here is some fantasy football advice on who to play and who to leave out this week. Start Em’ qb: Ryan Tannehill Tannehill mainly benefits this week from his opponent, the Washington Redskins. After all, they...

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Why Eagles fans shouldn’t ask the Pope to bless Sam Bradford’s knees

The offseason for Philadelphia Eagles fans has been one where they’ve seen recognizable names depart at the hands of head coach Chip Kelly. But with offseason addition of oft-injured Sam Bradford, Eagles fans are thinking ahead by creating a petition to get the Pope to bless the knees of their starting quarterback ahead of his September visit. That’s right. Eagles fans are asking the Pope to bless Sam Bradford’s knees. From the Change.org petition: The Pope is coming to Philly! Our city! With this Eagles season coming up, a lot of our Super Bowl hopes rely on Sam Bradford’s knees staying healthy. So,...

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How the Eagles Can Still Make the Playoffs

What a difference a couple of weeks make. The Eagles defeated the Cowboys back on Nov. 27 in Dallas to take a full game lead at the top of the NFC East with the return game in Philadelphia still to come. Fast forward a couple weeks later and the Eagles have dropped two straight home games to the Seahawks and Cowboys and now find themselves on the outside of the NFC playoff picture with two weeks remaining. All is not lost for the Eagles though. They finish their regular season with two very winnable road games against the Redskins...

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Eagles Cheerleaders Explain Zone Read Option and No Huddle Offense

A common myth in the world of football is that cheerleaders aren’t knowledgeable about the intricacies of an NFL game. But a recent series by USA TODAY aims to disprove that theory by featuring Eagles cheerleaders explaining aspects of the game that many casual fans aren’t aware of. In two videos released, the Eagles cheerleaders explain the Zone Read Option as well as the No Huddle Offense. If you’re one of those who retains information by watching rather than reading, check out the videos below to brush up on your football IQ…...

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