Eagles-Ravens Wake-Up Call Preview Q&A: Jeff Zrebiec

Jordan Matthews. (USA Today Sports)

Jordan Matthews. (USA Today Sports)

In this week’s installment of Opposition Research, we talked to the Baltimore Sun’s Jeff Zrebiec. We discussed why Joe Flacco has taken a step back this season, how Baltimore may plan to blitz Carson Wentz, how the Eagles’ defense may attack the Ravens’ offense and who will win, among a few other topics. Read more »

Jeremiah Compares Mosley To DeMeco

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Former Eagles scout Daniel Jeremiah, now an analyst for the NFL Network, took part in a conference call alongside Charles Davis Thursday. Several Philly-related angles were explored.

One topic of conversation was Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley, who some see as a fit for the Birds at 22. Interestingly enough, Jeremiah compared Mosley to a current Eagles ‘backer.

“I think he’s very good in coverage. I think he’s an excellent blitzer.  But the most impressive aspect of his game is his  instincts. I remember scouting DeMeco Ryans at Alabama, and that’s what set him apart was his instincts. I personally think he’s a better player than DeMeco was coming out, and DeMeco has had a nice career. Read more »