Great Andy Reid Story

Daniel Jeremiah, former Eagles scout and Appalachian State star, tells a great story about Big Red from their time together.

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QB Perspective

Reason number 655321 to appreciate Carson Wentz. Apparently there is a lot of discussion at the Combine about the Jets and Bears both making a hard push to sign QB Mike Glennon in free agency.

Glennon has 18 career starts and has shown some promise, but he is hardly a player you get excited about. And the thought of paying good money for his services…yikes. Both teams are desperate for QB help so it does make sense for them to take a chance.

We don’t know how Wentz is going to pan out, but having him right now saves the Eagles from having to make desperate moves for QBs that are less than compelling.

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Mike Kafka Update

For the many one or two Eagles fans that still like hearing about Mike Kafka, here you go.

Let’s hope Kafka is a better coach than player.

Andy Reid did have success with a former QB of his becoming a QC coach and then climbing the ladder. That was some guy named Doug Pederson.

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Bama on Ryan Mathews

Jimmy Bama isn’t RB Ryan Mathews biggest fan, as you can see.

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DB Update

CB Ron Brooks got hurt in the win over the Vikings. Doesn’t sound good.

So what are the Eagles going to do? Sounds like they have a good plan in place.

Grymes showed the ability to play the slot, CB and even some S. Smart, tough player. Had the one great INT this summer where he ran the route better than the WR and picked off the pass in the end zone.

Gotta see if he’s healthy.

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A Good Tweet

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Wonderful Wendell

Rookie RB Wendell Smallwood has the only KOR TD in the NFL so far this season.

Smallwood is also playing well at RB. Looks like the Eagles got a good late round player.

He’s up for Rookie of the Week due to the KOR TD.

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PS Shuffle Continues

The Eagles are manipulating the PS rules to keep more than 10 guys around. They come and go for a few days, but get to practice on a regular basis and they’re getting paid good money. Smart way to keep extra youth within the organization.

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Dorenbos Keeps Wowing ’em

Great appearance on Ellen.

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Scheme Bashing is Stupid

I hate this.

Dumb. Just dumb.

Back in 1989, WAS had a stud RB named Gerald Riggs. He ran for 221 yards against the Eagles. Against Gang Green. You know…Buddy Ryan’s 46 Defense. And Reggie White. And Jerome Brown. And Seth Joyner. And Byron Evans. And Wes Hopkins. And Andre Waters.

Any scheme, any team can have a bad day. The Eagle played sloppy on Sunday and the Skins made them pay. Last year Tampa ran wild against the Eagles and their 3-4, 2-gapping defense that was designed to stop the run.

Scheme is far less important than gap integrity and tackling, which were major problems on Sunday. No scheme is supposed to fail. The players just had a bad day.

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