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Hobbs Hasn’t Decided on Future; Still May Retire

After suffering a second neck injury in a year, Eagles cornerback Ellis Hobbs is believed to be contemplating retirement. Following an autograph session in Warwick, Rhode Island, Hobbs told Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald that he hasn’t made a decision on his future. “All I’m doing is relaxing,” Hobbs said. “Because of the lockout, […]

Dimitri Patterson Will Start Over Ellis Hobbs Against the Colts

Ellis Hobbs had a bad game against the Titans. He had such a bad game that he has lost his starting job to fellow teammate Dimitri Patterson. Sunday will mark Patterson’s first career NFL start at corner back and he will be tested immediately. With shutdown corner Asante Samuel lining up opposite of him, you […]

How Concerned Should We Be About the Secondary?

Half of the secondary played well against the Titans. The other half, not so much. Quintin Mikell and Asante Samuel both recorded interceptions for the Eagles. The other corner and safety, Ellis Hobbs and Nate Allen, didn’t have as much luck. Neither recorded an interception, but that’s not what everyone is upset with the way […]

In a Disappointing Loss, Eagles Must Learn from their Mistakes

There’s no denying that the Eagles completely blew the game yesterday against the Titans. They had a nice lead that they gradually gave away and then got left in the dust. A loss like that hurts; however, the Eagles need to learn from the mistakes they made and move forward. This was far from being […]

Preseason Preview: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Cincinnati Bengals

Last week, I went over the matchups I’d be looking for against the Jaguars. This week, I will do the same thing for the Eagles second preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Eagles Corners vs. Batman and Robin If you’re unaware of the Batman and Robin terminology, it’s Chad Ochocinco’s self-proclaimed name for himself and […]

Eagles Secondary Gets Ranked in the Middle of the Pack

Heading into Training Camp, one of my biggest concerns for the team is the secondary. They traded away Sheldon Brown which opened up a big hole at the cornerback position. There will be a number of players trying to fill that hole, but I can’t see any standouts right now. Also, the Eagles continue trying […]

Eagles Need a Corner to Step Up

I think that as the Eagles get closer and closer to Training Camp, there are many more people worried about the Eagles defense than the offense. This is with good reason as there was a lot of inconsistency on the defensive side of the ball last year. Although I believe a lot of areas on […]

Latest News From Eagles OTAs

With the Eagles in OTAs now, there’s plenty of headlines. Not all of them are jaw dropping, but it’s nice to hear some impressions about some of the newest Eagles. Here are some of the things happening at the Nova Care this week: One of the more interesting/bizarre stories this week involved Mike Patterson. Some […]