Eagles-Bengals Game Updates

Lincoln Financial Field. (USA Today Sports)

Lincoln Financial Field. (USA Today Sports)

The Eagles hope to stay in the NFC playoff hunt and return to .500 as they travel to Cincinnati to take on the Bengals. The Eagles look to go 6-6 on the season. Jordan Matthews is out, while Nelson Agholor is active. Matthew has never missed a game due to injury in college or the NFL until today (h/t Adam Schefter). We’ll periodically update this thread throughout the game with highlights and drive summaries. Feel free to jump in the comments below. Read more »

Eagles-Bengals Inactives: Jordan Matthews Out

Nelson Agholor and Jordan Matthews. (Jeff Fusco)

Nelson Agholor and Jordan Matthews. (Jeff Fusco)

CINCINNATI — Jordan Matthews (ankle) will not play in the Eagles’ game against the Bengals today, the team announced. Ryan Mathews and Halapoulivaati Vaitai are also unavailable due to knee injuries, while Steven Means, Josh Andrews, Taylor Hart and Dillon Gordon are healthy scratches. Read more »

NFL Rumors: Eagles Interested In Signing DeSean Jackson

Photo by: Jeff Fusco

Photo by: Jeff Fusco

There’s still a few weeks left in the 2016 NFL season, but the offseason rumors have already begun. NFL insider Adam Schefter reports the Eagles are expected to make an effort to bring DeSean Jackson back to Philadelphia this offseason.

“Multiple teams believe Jackson, who will be an unrestricted free agent after the season, could return to Philadelphia,” said Schefter. “The Eagles would benefit from the addition of a speedy deep threat, and Jackson and Eagles coach Doug Pederson are big admirers of each other, sources said.” Read more »

NFL Picks Against The Spread 2016: Week 13 Games

Photo by: Jeff Fusco.

Photo by: Jeff Fusco.

Before Week 13 of the 2016 NFL season schedule kicks off, let’s have some fun by taking a look at the spreads for this week’s round of games. (Click here for our NFL Week 13 straight up predictions.)

Here are suggestions when trying to beat the odds. You can find all of today’s NFL betting lines and more at Bovada. My record so far this season is 79-69-12 after going 4-8-1 last week. Let’s get to the picks. Read more »

Three College Football Players the Eagles Should Watch

Jahad Thomas. (USA TODAY Sports)

Jahad Thomas. (USA TODAY Sports)

It’s finally here. It’s conference championship weekend, when we find out which four teams will make the College Football Playoff while we also watch some fans embarrass themselves by how they throw footballs. There’s only 14 games this Saturday after the MAC and Pac-12 held their championship games last night. They’re four ranked matchups this week, and two of them are top-10 showdowns.

Here are three players Eagles fans should keep a close eye on during today’s games. Read more »

Doug Pederson: ‘Good Chance’ Nelson Agholor Plays This Week

Nelson Agholor. (Jeff Fusco)

Nelson Agholor. (Jeff Fusco)

There’s a “good chance” Nelson Agholor will play on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, Doug Pederson revealed Friday morning. Agholor’s status appears to depend on the health of Jordan Matthews, who is questionable this week with an ankle injury and missed practice on Wednesday before being limited on Thursday.

“I plan on keeping him in the mix because of Jordan’s situation right now,” Pederson said. “I got to find out how Jordan does today. Nelson, his mind has been great, his attitude has been really good and he’s been working hard. Right now, nothing says [we’re] not keeping him up, keeping him out. Everything’s leaning toward keeping him active.” Read more »

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