Posts Tagged ‘Quintin Mikell’

Quintin Mikell Leaving the Eagles Front Office

Quintin Mikell, the former Eagles safety who spent the last year in the front office as the director of player engagement, is leaving the team, Philly.com reports. The job was created during Harold Carmichael’s long tenure with the team. In a story for an NFL website, Mikell explained the role this way: “This position has […]

Safety Quintin Mikell’s Return To Philadelphia In 2011 Is Doubtful

The chances that safety Quintin Mikell re-signs with the Philadelphia Eagles this season are looking gloomy. Mikell led the Eagles with 88 tackles in 2010 on his way to a Pro Bowl selection as an alternate, he also added three interceptions, three fumble recoveries, and 15 passes defended. While the 31-year-old is widely considered one […]

The NFL Owes the Eagles an Apology After the Colts Game

No matter what the outcome of a game is, I hate to blame the officiating. They’re humans and they make mistakes. However, the officiating in the Eagles and Colts match-up has to be some of the worst I’ve seen in a long time. The Eagles racked up a total of total of 14 penalties against […]

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 […]

Taking a Closer Look at the Eagles 27-24 Win Over the 49ers

Going into the match-up with the 49ers, the Eagles knew that they had to come home with a win in order to keep pace with the rest of the NFC East. Both the Redskins and Giants improved to 3-2 earlier in the day, so the Eagles had to pick up a win to follow suit. […]

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 […]

Possible Shifts in the Secondary

There are lots of questions with the Eagles defense right now. To me, the biggest question surrounds the secondary right now. Out of the four positions, there are two shoe-ins and then a million other questions. Asante Samuel and Quintin Mikell are the two obvious starters on the defense. However, there are no other guaranteed […]

How’d the Eagles do in the 2010 Pro Bowl?

The Eagles were well represented in the 2010 Pro Bowl in terms of numbers, but how about performance? It’s easy to see who stood out most for the Eagles. You probably could have guessed who it was going to be before the game even started. It was the same guy that stood out all season […]