Eagles Team Grades: Pressure On Chip Kelly Rising Following 23-20 Loss At WashingtonThe Philadelphia Eagles turned what looked to be an ugly win into another demoralizing loss to a division rival. Is there time to turn things around?
Team Grades: Eagles Are A Complete Disaster In Awful Loss To CowboysThe Philadelphia Eagles lost to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field, 20-10. The result was not indicative of how messy the Eagles were on the loss. Let's hand out some grades to figure out if there were any bright spots worth noting.
Team Grades: Eagles Up-Tempo Offense Gets Off To Lethargic Start At AtlantaThe Philadelphia Eagles are either a Super Bowl contender or destined for a third place finish in the NFC East, depending on who you asked going into the new NFL season. On Monday night in a 26-24 loss at Atlanta, the Eagles showed why they are still a team that could finish on either extreme.
Eagles Grades: Win Against Giants Shows The Good And Bad Of 2014 EaglesThe Philadelphia Eagles closed out a second straight 10-win season under Chip Kelly with a road victory against the division rival New York Giants Sunday afternoon in MetLife Stadium, but the Birds head to the offseason a little earlier than expected. Now the evaluations for the season will begin, but first it is time for one final evaluation on a single-game basis for the Eagles.
Eagles Grades: Seahawks Deal Eagles Dose Of RealityWith a 24-14 setback Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field, the Eagles were dealt a dose of reality and given plenty to think about and work on before next Sunday night’s home game against the division rival Dallas Cowboys.
Eagles Grades: Fast Start And LeSean McCoy's Big Day Fuel Rebound WinComing off the worst loss of Chip Kelly’s young NFL coaching career, the Philadelphia Eagles wasted little time in getting things started Sunday afternoon at home in Lincoln Financial Field against the Tennessee Titans. Josh Huff’s 107-yard kickoff return to start the game set the tone as the Eagles went on to stomp the visiting Titans, 43-24.
Eagles Grades: Was The Loss To Green Bay That Bad? Yes, It WasThe Eagles were dealt a 53-20 pounding by the Packers Sunday afternoon in Lambeau Field that really was not as close as the final score would indicate. With the loss, the Eagles fell to 2-3 away from Lincoln Financial Field, and Chip Kelly now has plenty he and his staff can work on before returning to the field next week at home.
Eagles Grades: Straight A's For Eagles After Pounding Of PanthersMaking his first start with the Philadelphia Eagles, and for the first time in a while, Mark Sanchez was locked in and fully capable of running the Eagles offense against the Panthers.
Eagles Grades: Mark Sanchez Proves Worth Off Bench In Eagles WinA week after letting a win slip through their hands in Arizona, the Philadelphia Eagles were back on the road on Sunday to take on the Houston Texans. This week the Eagles never let a lead escape them for long and the Birds never once trailed in the game against the Texans.
Eagles Grades: Defensive Lapses, Errors Cost Eagles Win At ArizonaThe Eagles were so close to coming home with a record of 6-1, but self-inflicted mistakes and some questionable play calling held the Eagles back. The Eagles were flagged for 11 penalties for 103 yards, they lost the turnover battle (three to one) and went 0-for-3 inside the red zone. Despite all that, the Eagles still came within one play of getting out of Arizona with a win.
Team Grades: Eagles Earn High Marks In Pounding Of GiantsThe Eagles soar into their bye week with the best record in the NFL. At 5-1, the Eagles are tied for the lead in the NFC East with the Dallas Cowboys. The Eagles are now 4-0 at home as well as 2-0 in NFC East play. The Eagles could not be entering the bye week feeling too much better than they do, but challenges await after the week off.
Eagles Grades: Rams Expose Weakness At Cornerback, But Eagles Hang OnIf Sunday’s game exposed any one weakness on the Eagles defense, it is the play of the outside cornerbacks. St. Louis quarterback Austin Davis picked apart the Eagles defensive backs on the outside of the field time and time again as the Rams started to chip away.