Foles takes more reps than Vick and other Eagles practice observations
Nick Foles had the slight edge in quarterback repetitions with the first team. According to my math, Foles took 21 snaps and Michael Vick had 15. Vick had the edge last Monday. Vick took 21 snaps to Foles’ 16 with the second team. Matt Barkley’s snaps with the third team increase dramatically over last Monday.
NFL's Dumbest Teams: Chip Kelly Must Re-Educate Philadelphia Eagles
The Eagles fielded plenty of talent last year, especially on offense. It was certainly enough talent to win more than four games. But Andy Reid’s final team went 4-12 because it executed poorly in situational football and repeatedly suffered mental mistakes. It was, in other words, the dumbest team in football. The Eagles did plenty of big things right. They ranked 15th in both total offense and total defense last year – production that should have been good enough to make Philadelphia a wild-card contender. But the Eagles did all the little things wrong.
Foles vs. Vick: Eagles have a true QB battle | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
So far, all signs point to a real quarterback battle between Nick Foles and Michael Vick this offseason.
Twists and slants: How to generate pressure with only 4 rushers - SBNation.com
Want to win games in the NFL? Have a defensive front that can generate pressure all by itself. Here's how.
Super Bowl L, LI hosts to be picked Tuesday - ESPN
Where the Super Bowl will celebrate a half-century of existence will be decided this week by NFL owners. They have two choices for the 50th anniversary game in 2016: the San Francisco Bay Area and South Florida. The 49ers' new stadium is being built and is scheduled to open for the 2014 season. With the NFL showing a penchant for bringing its championship game to new venues -- Dallas and Indianapolis very recently, New Jersey next February -- Santa Clara would appear to have a strong chance. Only once has the Bay Area staged a Super Bowl, in 1985 at Stanford Stadium.
NFL close to shifting draft to May -- sources - ESPN
The NFL and NFL Players Association are on the verge of pushing back the draft to May and moving up the start of the league year to before the Indianapolis scouting combine, according to league and union sources. The change of the draft to May would be effective in 2014, according to a source.
Another week, another glimpse into new Eagles world
The Eagles opened OTAs to the media again Monday, providing us another blurry snapshot of the new landscape.
Taiwan Jones flips over to cornerback exclusively - Silver And Black Pride
Former running back Taiwan Jones has officially made the switch to cornerback for the Raiders