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Grading the Eagles’ offense at the halfway point

BGN Radio Episode 154!

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Now that we’re halfway through the Philadelphia Eagles’ 2020 season, it’s a perfect time to hand out some grades while the team is on their bye.

So, that’s exactly what Jimmy Kempski and I did on the latest BGN Radio podcast episode. We’re starting out with the offense before moving on to the defense in our next show.

You can [CLICK HERE TO LISTEN] or stream our conversation below:

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THE LATEST EAGLES NEWS

  • Reaction to the Eagles’ non-enjoyable win over the Cowboys.
  • Did the Eagles do right by sitting tight at the NFL trade deadline?
  • Josh McCown is gone.

MIDSEASON REPORT CARD TIME

QUARTERBACK

Carson Wentz is arguably the worst player at his position in the NFL through eight games. Not good!

Poll

Grade the Eagles’ quarterback position

This poll is closed

  • 0%
    A
    (18 votes)
  • 2%
    B
    (50 votes)
  • 18%
    C
    (345 votes)
  • 43%
    D
    (821 votes)
  • 34%
    F
    (636 votes)
1870 votes total Vote Now

RUNNING BACK

Miles Sanders has had some great moments! But the Eagles need more and they need him to be available. What’s the right role for Boston Scott?

Poll

Grade the Eagles’ running back position

This poll is closed

  • 3%
    A
    (57 votes)
  • 37%
    B
    (665 votes)
  • 49%
    C
    (870 votes)
  • 8%
    D
    (154 votes)
  • 1%
    F
    (20 votes)
1766 votes total Vote Now

WIDE RECEIVER

Travis Fulgham is looking like a bonafide stud. There’s hope for the future here ... but there’s reason to dock the position with big money tied up into non-contributors like Alshon Jeffery and DeSean Jackson.

Poll

Grade the Eagles’ wide receiver position

This poll is closed

  • 6%
    A
    (110 votes)
  • 34%
    B
    (613 votes)
  • 43%
    C
    (768 votes)
  • 13%
    D
    (232 votes)
  • 2%
    F
    (41 votes)
1764 votes total Vote Now

TIGHT END

Disastrous start for Zach Ertz. Dallas Goedert durability questions? But don’t forget about the greatness of Dick Rod and Jason Croom!

Poll

Grade the Eagles’ tight end position

This poll is closed

  • 1%
    A
    (33 votes)
  • 12%
    B
    (217 votes)
  • 40%
    C
    (695 votes)
  • 38%
    D
    (653 votes)
  • 6%
    F
    (116 votes)
1714 votes total Vote Now

OFFENSIVE TACKLE

Encouraging signs from Jordan Mailata. Struggles from Jason Peters. Lane Johnson being plagued by the same injury for a long time now. Factoring Andre Dillard into the equation.

Poll

Grade the Eagles’ offensive tackle position

This poll is closed

  • 1%
    A
    (24 votes)
  • 17%
    B
    (291 votes)
  • 47%
    C
    (791 votes)
  • 27%
    D
    (452 votes)
  • 6%
    F
    (108 votes)
1666 votes total Vote Now

INTERIOR OFFENSIVE LINE

Jason Kelce, still really good. Hope for Nate Herbig? Jamon Brown ... get out of town.

Poll

Grade the Eagles’ interior offensive line positions

This poll is closed

  • 4%
    A
    (75 votes)
  • 30%
    B
    (495 votes)
  • 43%
    C
    (700 votes)
  • 17%
    D
    (286 votes)
  • 3%
    F
    (60 votes)
1616 votes total Vote Now

DOUG PEDERSON

Like the dummies we are, Jimmy and I forgot to talk about Doug on the podcast. We’ll get to him in next week’s episode.

Poll

Grade Doug Pederson

This poll is closed

  • 0%
    A
    (6 votes)
  • 6%
    B
    (110 votes)
  • 29%
    C
    (482 votes)
  • 44%
    D
    (728 votes)
  • 19%
    F
    (317 votes)
1643 votes total Vote Now

NFL PICKS AGAINST THE SPREAD

  • PATS records so far — BLG: 12-13, Jimmy 13-12
  • Eagles straight up pick records so far — BLG: 5-3, Jimmy: 4-3-1
  • Steelers (-13.5) at Cowboys
  • Giants at Football Team (-3)
  • Teasing our “Get Brandon Graham to the Pro Bowl” campaign. And more!

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