The football news cycle is picking up now that the NFL Combine has begun. There were a number of Philadelphia Eagles developments this week so John Stolnis and I got together to talk about them all in this week’s BGN Radio episode (CLICK HERE TO LISTEN). Topics include:
WHAT’S NEXT FOR NICK FOLES
- The Eagles won’t be using the franchise tag on BDN, as expected
- Where is Foles going to sign in free agency? Is it really the Jaguars or bust? Will the Giants actually make a play for him?
- It’s the second straight offseason where no one really tried to trade for Foles. Isn’t it interesting that the NFL doesn’t seem to think he’s very valuable?
- What’s your level of confidence in Nate Sudfeld as Carson Wentz’s backup? Should the Eagles sign a veteran quarterback?
- There’s a possibility the Eagles could take a QB in the 2019 NFL Draft.
TAKEAWAYS FROM DOUG PEDERSON AND HOWIE ROSEMAN AT THE NFL COMBINE
- Doug stressed a key point about Carson Wentz that BLG has been saying since the PhillyVoice report came out
- Are the Eagles going to bring Jason Peters back? It’s not as clear as it was last year at this time.
- What’re the Eagles planning at running back?
- Hopefully Doug wasn’t just giving lip service when saying the coaches want to get Dallas Goedert involved. (Side topic: Is there any sense in trading Zach Ertz?)
- Changes to the coaching staff and front office.
THE NELSON AGHOLOR DILEMMA
- The Eagles are “reportedly” open to trading Agholor. Should they? Would they?
- What exactly do the Eagles have in Nelson Agholor? Just how good is he?
- Talking about other wide receiver options, such as trading for John Ross.
- What is Dallas doing by paying Jason Witten $3.5 million?!
BRANDON GRAHAM IS STAYING IN PHILLY
- So, we didn’t actually talk about this on the pod because the news broke before we recorded. For all my thoughts on the Graham deal, you can [CLICK HERE].
- Bryce Harper is a member of the Phillies!
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Up next: Stay tuned for more Eagles offseason talk and NFL Combine news!