Playing Not to Get Hurt: Eagles buy into the new paradigm…

vs Cowboys vs. EaglesSun., Jan. 02,  4:15 PM ETTV: FOXRadio: 94 WYSP, Sirius 118 Mike Vick gets a chance to rest after a thorough beating by the Minnesota Vikings’ blitz scheme… It comes as no shock…the Eagles will treat Sunday’s regular season finale against the Dallas Cowboys as a pre-season exhibition… Most of the regulars on […]


Joe Webb plus corner blitz stuns Eagles, 24-14…

Joe Webb shocked the Eagles with this go-ahead scramble to take the lead for good… Watching this game was like Chinese water torture…every positive play by Joe Webb, every successful corner blitz by Antoine Winfield, was like reality therapy telling me this dream season for the young Eagles was just about over… Naturally, being a […]


Game Day Blizzard? Eagles say bring it on…

A nor’easter is forecast to dump blizzard conditions on the Philadelphia area tonight, threatening the possible potponement of the Vikings vs. Eagles game at 8:15 p.m. But the Eagles say play the game… possibly remembering that the Eagles won the 1948 NFL Championship Game (yesteryear’s equivalent of the Super Bowl) in blizzard conditions (photo above)… […]


Have Gunner Will Travel: Colt Anderson’s big adventure…

vs Vikings vs. EaglesSun., Dec. 26,  8:15 PM ETTV: NBCRadio: 94 WYSP, Sirius 126 Eagles special teams gunner and reserve safety Colt Anderson (#30) will face his previous employer (the Vikings) on Sunday night’s NBC Game of the Week…Anderson made his debut here in that crazy Redskins game in Washington on November 15. Not coincidentally, the […]


Dominant Defense is a thing of the past in the NFL

The 1991 Eagles defense was arguably a “dominant defense” led by Reggie White…With no fewer than five starters — Eric Allen, Jerome Brown, Clyde Simmons, Seth Joyner, and Reggie White — making the Pro Bowl, this team was the culmination of the BuddyRyan era (though Ryan was fired the previous offseason) and themost dominant Eagles […]


Eagles trump Giants in the “Twilight Zone”, 38-31…

Jason Avant (right) congratulates Jeremy Maclin on his TD late in the 4th, which set the stage for DeSean Jackson’s winning TD punt return only minutes later… This is how most of the game went and should have ended from the Giants’ perspective…they had Vick’s number for 52 minutes. Okay, they’re going to call this […]


Justin Tuck wants to take Vick out at the Meadowlands…

Here’s Giants DE Justin Tuck (6-5, 275, 6th year, Notre Dame) receiving a Public Service Award for his great charity and foundation work in and around the New York metro area… This nice young man wants to ruin Sunday for Mike Vick and the Eagles… Justin Tuck is a great athlete and a good person. […]

Eagles at Giants: Canada’s watching this one, too…

vs Eagles vs. GiantsSun., Dec. 19,  1 PM ETTV: FOXRadio: 94 WYSP, Sirius 129 Weather conditions at the new Meadowlands for this huge match-up for control of the NFC East are expected to be cold and windy with possible snowfall…the playing surface will be slick…inspiring me to predict a close-to-the-vest low-scoring affair to be won […]


Eagles 30, Dallas 27 in another rope-a-dope rodeo…

Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett congratulates Mike Vick after Vick and the Eagles offense rallied in the 4th quarter to seal the deal. Vick seems relieved he is still in one piece after taking a dozen shots to the head, chest and body during the contest — some of them illegal but not called. The […]


Eagles’ fate in Dallas may depend upon the King

This is a Game Day Special Feature from Eagles Eye… King Dunlap, age 25, 6-9, 330, 3rd year out of Auburn, has been called to the rescue again. His full name is King David Dunlap V…His father, King the Fourth, played football at Tennessee State and spent three years in the NFL. King the 5th made his name […]


Eagles at Dallas: unfinished business…

vs Eagles vs. CowboysSun., Dec. 12,  8:20 PM ETTV: NBCRadio: 94 WYSP, Sirius 125 Remember last season when three of the Eagles’ 6 losses were all to Dallas, and the Cowboys LB’s later claimed, “We knew what was coming on every play…the Eagles offense is very predictable…” ? The Birds remember…and they go into Jerry […]


Winston Justice speaks for the Union…

It’s “Dallas Week” in Philadelphia… but for at least a few hours at the posh restaurant known as The Water Works, Eagles and Cowboys were on the same side. The NFLPA’s “One Team Tour” event went off without a hitch Tuesday evening. Media and fan attendance was limited to the seating capacity of the restaurant, […]


NFLPA brings Fan Event to Philly…with a warning to players to prepare for lockout…

It’s a beautiful setting for the NFLPA’s union event in appreciation of the fans Tuesday evening — the famous Water Works restaurant at the foot of the Philly Museum of Art.  We at Eagles Eye were honored to be selected among the top Eagles fan blogs to participate— and even given media credentials.  DeMaurice Smith, Executive Director, NFLPA will […]


Sustained Drives and the Great Catch & Stretch: Eagles 34, Texans 24

For most of the game, Mike Vick’s offensive line protection was brilliant, allowing Vick to direct touchdown drives of 88, 72, 72 and 60 yards…two of the drives in the first half went for 11 plays and used up seven minutes apiece…Things got a little dicey in the second half when RT Winston Justice went out […]