A last-second field goal by Shayne Graham brought an end to the first season of the Chip Kelly era as the Saints left Philadelphia with a 26-24 victory in the NFC Wild Card playoff. The time for season-long evaluations will come over the coming week, but for now let’s take a quick look at how the Eagles performed in this game.
Drew Brees can be patient behind a steady offensive line. The Eagles struggled to bring a pass rush on Kyle Orton many times on Sunday night, so look for the defensive line to try and correct that this week against New Orleans. Easier said than done of course.
Drew Brees will be much more successful against the Eagles defense than back-up Kyle Orton was in the final game of the regular season. But, if the Eagles can knock Brees off his game, then the Saints could quickly run out of options to try and keep up wit the Eagles offense.
I know fans will be tuned into the Ravens and other divisional games as your scoreboard watching, but there are 3 games starting at 4:00 that are must see in my opinion. 4:00 – 49ers […]
My midseason stink-fest continues when it comes to the football selections. After a promising start, I have struggled over the last few weeks.
1. Seattle – The Seahawks have been the best team in football overall to this point. I had the Saints in the top spot last week but i dropped them one spot after the great […]
Lots of action over the weekend and even more crazy moments in sports. In the NFL we may have seen one of the better games we will see all year, with the Patriots beating the […]
1.Broncos – The Denver Broncos are lighting up the league offensively and after this week they will get their best defensive player back. They are averaging over 45 points a game and they have the […]
With about a third of the NFL regular season in the books the standings are starting to mean something. The difference between 2-0 and 0-2 seems miles apart going into week 3 but it takes 16 games in 17 weeks to shake this out.
There are plenty of matchups to get excited about for the 2013 season, such as the Ravens’ season-opening trip to Denver. Here are 10 other games that should be as exciting on the field as they are intriguing on paper.
There are only two weeks left in the NFL regular season. A season that has gone haywire for the Baltimore Ravens. After a 9-2 start, the Ravens have lost three straight games.
It’s hard to win on the road in the NFL, and the Eagles are pretty good.