Welcome to the newest edition of BGN Radio! BGN Radio is Bleeding Green Nation's regularly scheduled podcast. Each week some combination of Brandon Lee Gowton, James Seltzer, Patrick Wall, Matt Dering, Ben Natan, Turron Davenport, Jack Fritz, Vince Quinn, and host John Barchard will be here to talk about the Philadelphia Eagles.
Episode #227 crew: John Barchard, Brandon Lee Gowton, James Seltzer, Ben Natan, Jack Fritz
BLG made lots of Redskins fans mad yesterday
Why isn’t what’s going on in Washington a bigger story?
They reportedly made up some fake news about a three way trade.
Chris Cooley, who is employed by them and works for radio station owned by them airs out person things about the GM that works for them
Then they sent Scot McCloughan home and it looks like Bruce Allen is running the show now
And to avoid all of this they extend Jay Gruden and are probably going to give Kurt Coupons way too much money. God bless us, everyone.
So Day 1 of 2017 NFL free agency, the clock strikes 4:00 PM … what is the first move the Eagles make?
We say Kenny Britt is the first one off of the board for the Eagles
We can probably close the book on DeSean Jackson coming back to Philadelphia
Jeff McLane hinted that the Eagles might be in on Jarvis Landry.
Would you rather the Eagles pursue Brandin Cooks or Landry in a trade?
Have we gotten to the point with this Cooks rumor that we are trying to talk ourselves out of wanting the Eagles to trade for him?
John: "We overvalue draft picks so much ... I want the proven playmaker"
Eagles are also interested in hearing offers for Jordan Matthews. Would you trade him away for a third-round pick? Fourth?
We discuss Matthews' value moving forward. Although he might be benefit from not being the No. 1 WR, his numbers will go down.
Either way you feel about it, it’s safe to say Matthews probably won’t be re-signed next year.
John tells us to pay attention to this ESP tweet
One player I would absolutely target if I were the #Eagles: Arizona Cardinals CB Marcus Cooper.— Eliot Shorr-Parks (@EliotShorrParks) March 6, 2017
We chat about the NFL Combine
Teez Tabor didn’t show up well, so how much does that matter?
We make the case for Adoree Jackson
But not for Marlon Humphrey
Make sure to tune in to the BGN FB Live show Thursday night at 6:00 PM ET as we go over the craziness of free agency.
Final thoughts and more!
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BGN RADIO BONUS CLIPS
BLG joined the SportsRadio 94WIP Midday Show on Tuesday to talk about the Eagles' free agent targets with Jon Ritchie and Joe DeCamara.
John Barchard talked to Turron Davenport and Ben Natan on SportsRadio 94WIP on Saturday evening.