KSN Podcast: Forecasting the Philadelphia Eagles’ wild free agency season

March 11, 2015

The Philadelphia Eagles kick off the 2015 NFL league season with money to burn and roster spots to fill, having made a flurry of surprising decisions in Chip Kelly’s first offseason in full charge of personnel. LeSean McCoy was traded. Trent Cole and Todd Herremans were released. Jeremy Maclin was not re-signed, and quarterback Nick Foles was ultimately swapped out for Sam Bradford. The whole complexion of Philadelphia’s roster will…


KSN Podcast: Reacting to the Philadelphia Eagles’ power-shifting front office moves

January 8, 2015

The Philadelphia Eagles made a series of front-office moves in the hopes of streamlining their personnel strategy, ultimately handing more power to coach Chip Kelly, who just completed his second season in the NFL. General manager Howie Roseman was elevated in job title, but he deferred all personnel strategy to Kelly and a yet-to-be-named executive. The Eagles previously made waves by parting ways with former personnel executive Tom Gamble, which…


KSN Podcast: Breaking down Philadelphia Eagles after their elimination from NFC playoff picture

December 23, 2014

The Philadelphia Eagles were eliminated from playoff contention after suffering a third consecutive loss, a 27-24 setback to the struggling Washington Redskins. Philadelphia was ultimately done in by lackluster quarterback play, issues in its secondary and regression from a rushing attack that led the NFL in yards in 2013. So, where does Chip Kelly go from here as he enters his second offseason on the job? Is Nick Foles the…


KSN Podcast: Breaking down the Philadelphia Eagles’ Week 15 loss to the Cowboys

December 16, 2014

The Dallas Cowboys exacted revenge on the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 15, bouncing back from an ugly Thanksgiving Day loss to hand Philadelphia a 38-27 loss at Lincoln Financial Field. The Cowboys built a big 21-0 lead early and fended off an Eagles comeback to take a one-game lead in a back-and-forth race to win the NFC East crown. With two weeks to go and winnable matchups against the New…


KSN Podcast: Breaking down the Philadelphia Eagles’ 24-14 loss to Seattle Seahawks

December 9, 2014

A week after putting together arguably their most crucial win of the season, the Philadelphia Eagles suffered their most lopsided defeat in a 24-14 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Seattle ran 85 plays to Philadelphia’s 45 and used a dominant defensive effort to limit the Eagles to just 139 total yards, nine first downs and little more than 18 minutes of possession. Turnovers were again a story for the Eagles…


KSN Podcast: Philadelphia Eagles make NFC East statement with win over Dallas Cowboys

December 2, 2014

The Philadelphia Eagles dominated their much-anticipated Thanksgiving day matchup against the Dallas Cowboys, taking a one-game lead in the NFC East while making a big statement with a 33-10 victory. Philadelphia scored twice in the opening 11 minutes and was never threatened, despite settling for field goals on four of its five red-zone trips. Turnovers and missed red-zone chances continue to be major storylines for the Eagles this season, but…


KSN Podcast: Eagles-Titans review: Philadelphia wins big, sets up Thanksgiving showdown with Dallas

November 25, 2014

The Philadelphia Eagles bounced back from an ugly 53-20 loss to the Green Bay Packers with a big offensive effort in a 43-24 home win over the Tennessee Titans. Josh Huff set the tone with a 107-yard return touchdown on the opening kickoff, and the Eagles churned out 462 total yards on 83 plays to improve to 8-3 with a big Thanksgiving Day contest at Dallas looming on Thursday. “Obviously,…


KSN Podcast: Eagles-Packers review: Philadelphia no match for Green Bay at Lambeau Field

November 19, 2014

The Philadelphia Eagles rode high into their Week 11 matchup at Lambeau Field and crashed hard, falling 53-20 to a Green Bay Packers team that also dropped 55 points on the Chicago Bears the week before. In a matchup of teams with Super Bowl aspirations, Aaron Rodgers picked their Eagles apart with precision and helped the Packers improve to 5-0 at home. The home/road dynamic is an interesting one for…


KSN Podcast: Eagles-Texans review: Can Philadelphia win without Nick Foles, DeMeco Ryans?

November 4, 2014

Injuries loomed large over the Philadelphia Eagles’ Week 9 win over the Houston Texans. Nick Foles (collarbone) and DeMeco Ryans (Achilles), signal callers of the team’s offense and defense, both suffered ailments that could change the complexion of both units. Foles is facing a likely 6-to-8 week timetable for a return, while Ryans’ torn Achilles ends his season.


KSN Podcast: Philadelphia Eagles-Arizona Cardinals review: Can turnovers dash Eagles’ Super Bowl hopes?

October 29, 2014

The Philadelphia Eagles were stunned on the road by the Arizona Cardinals in a 24-20 loss on Sunday, a late 75-yard touchdown pass from Carson Palmer to John Brown ultimately making the difference. Big plays and turnovers were again issues for Philadelphia, which held sizable advantages in total yardage (521), plays (88) and first downs (27). Quarterback Nick Foles threw two more interceptions, bringing his season total to nine —…