Weekend news roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Weekend news roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Carson Wentz Needs To Be Ready To Feel The Heat
One thing was apparent in both Eagles-Redskins games last year after reviewing the tape. When it was third down, the Redskins wanted to bring pressure.

LeGarrette Blount looking to reinvigorate Eagles’ ground game
LeGarrette Blount rushed for 1,161 yards and scored 18 touchdowns for the New England Patriots last season. — John Geliebter/philadelphiaeagles.com.

Eagles name captains for the 2017 season
It has been a long time since the Philadelphia Eagles have had steady leadership on the team. Since the end of former head coach Andy Reid’s time, the Eagles …

Doug Pederson likes how tempo offense makes offense play fast
The Eagles offense got off to a slow start the last time they visited FedEx Field. The offense sputtered and before they knew it, Philadelphia was down 14-0 …

Jeff Lurie refuses to reveal season expectations for Eagles
Eagles owner Jeff Lurie was asked Thursday whether he expects this 2017 team to reach the playoffs, something no Eagles team has done since 2013.