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All-22: How the Eagles Lean On Cover 3

Your 2014 Eagles Almanac is now available for pre-order. If you’ve missed this publication the past two years, it’s a comprehensive look at the season […]

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Inside Zone: The Foundation Of the Eagles’ Offense

Before the drill begins, Jeff Stoutland shouts out a two-digit number, signaling the call to his offensive linemen. He sets up a couple yards behind the […]

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All-22: Double Posts In the Red Zone

Chip Kelly doesn’t understand the typically accepted definition of the red zone. “It’s always kind of been humorous to me where the line, the 20, […]

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All-22: Why Kelly Wanted Darren Sproles

Chip Kelly is OK with a certain degree of predictability. The Eagles’ head coach has acquired a handful of new offensive players in his first […]

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All-22 Free Agent Profile: Malcolm Jenkins

The one word that comes to mind with free agent safety Malcolm Jenkins is versatility. And that was one of Chip Kelly’s main talking points during […]

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All-22: Why Mitchell Could Be a Fit

At this time last year, there weren’t many positive things to say about Mike Mitchell’s NFL career. Drafted earlier than many projected (second round, 47th […]

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All-22 Free Agent Profile: T.J. Ward

T.J. Ward is exactly the kind of player the Browns should be looking to keep in Cleveland. With the franchise having once again undergone major […]

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All-22: The Jairus Byrd Question

On the surface, Jairus Byrd appears to be a near-perfect fit. That’s why he’s the free agent Birds 24/7 readers have asked about the most […]

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All-22: Why the Eagles’ Offense Stalled

With 3:54 left in the third quarter of last week’s playoff game against the Saints, the Eagles’ offense took the field for the ninth time. […]

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All-22: Why the Run Defense Faltered

Since the day he was hired as the Eagles’ defensive coordinator, Billy Davis has talked about competing against opposing play-callers and quarterbacks on gamedays. Last […]

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All-22: When Foles Holds On To the Ball

Asked earlier this week why the Eagles’ passing game stalled in the second half against Dallas, Chip Kelly pointed to two factors – neither of […]

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All-22: On the Kendricks-Graham Matchup

Last year against the Eagles, Jimmy Graham was targeted 11 times and ended with eight catches for 72 yards and a touchdown. Three of those […]

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All-22: Kelly, Offense Turn To Sweep

The Eagles’ offense took the field with 11:46 left against the Cowboys in need of a serious boost. Chip Kelly’s squad had come up empty […]

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All-22: Kelly’s Principles At Work

When Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker met with reporters Monday, he noted that the Eagles basically used the same five run plays out of […]

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All-22: The Education Of Nick Foles

On Tuesday afternoon, Nick Foles stood behind the podium at the NovaCare Complex and was asked what it’s like. What it’s like to throw for […]