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Doug Pederson thinks Monday was Carson Wentz’s best game

After the first half of Monday night’s game against the Giants, Carson Wentz was 11-of-19 for 97 yards and the Eagles trailed a 2-10 team by 14 points. That hardly seems like the foundation for the best game of the quarterback’s career, especially with the team short on healthy wideouts and missing right tackle Lane [more]

Lane Johnson week-to-week with high ankle sprain

Eagles head coach Doug Pederson provided updates on players who were injured during Monday night’s overtime win over the Giants and the news wasn’t great for two of their offensive starters. Pederson said at his Tuesday press conference that right tackle Lane Johnson is week-to-week after suffering a high ankle sprain during the 23-17 victory. [more]

NFC East is two losses away from tying the worst division record ever

In case you didn’t notice while watching Monday Night Football, the NFC East stinks. In fact, the cumulative record of the NFC East this season puts the division within striking distance of tying the record for the worst division in NFL history. With three weeks remaining this season, here’s how the NFC East standings look: [more]

NFC playoff picture: The 49ers get back on top

There was no change to the six teams in playoff position in the NFC during Week 14, but there was a change to the way they stack up. The 49ers are back in the top seed by virtue of beating the Saints while the Seahawks stumbled to a loss in Los Angeles. The Packers beat [more]

Pat Shurmur will “wait and see” whether he gets to finish the season

Two years ago, the Giants fired coach Ben McAdoo with a 13-15 record after 28 regular-season games. Current Giants coach Pat Shurmur is now 7-22 after 29 regular-season games, and he has tied the all-time franchise record with nine straight losses. Does he expect to finish the season as the team’s coach? “Yeah, I do,” [more]

Carson Wentz told offense to “keep believing” down 17-3

When the Eagles left the field in Philadelphia at halftime on Monday night, they trailed 17-3 and there wasn’t much reason to think they could rally back. The team was on a three-game losing streak and it seemed like players were leaving with injuries every few minutes, so there would be little reason to fault [more]

Josh McCown was preparing to play receiver last night

The Eagles have already pulled Josh McCown out of retirement and high school coaching to be their backup quarterback. So why not let him play receiver? Via John Clark of NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com, McCown said that he was prepared to run some routes if need be, and was making the necessary equipment adjustments. “I was ready to [more]

Report: Alshon Jeffery to have MRI after feeling “pop” in leg Monday night

The Philadelphia Eagles can still find themselves playing playoff football by winning the NFC East. Whether they’ll have anyone left standing to play for them once they get there is another story. According to Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network, Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery will have an MRI on Tuesday morning to determine the [more]

Injuries forced Zach Ertz to play receiver role late against Giants

The Philadelphia Eagles had just three healthy wide receivers in uniform when Monday night’s game against the New York Giants kicked off. That total dwindled to two when Alshon Jeffery left the game with a non-contact injury in the second quarter. Then it was cut to just one when J.J. Arcega-Whiteside was forced off the [more]

Zach Ertz caps Eagles rally with overtime TD in 23-17 win over Giants

Zach Ertz caught a game-tying touchdown late in regulation and the game-winning touchdown in overtime as the Philadelphia Eagles rallied from a 14-point deficit to grab a 23-17 victory over the New York Giants on Monday night. Despite being down to just one healthy receiver by the end of the game, the Eagles managed to [more]

Jalen Mills questionable to return with elbow injury

The injury report for the Philadelphia Eagles continues to grow as Monday night’s game against the New York Giants pushes onward. After seeing wide receiver Alshon Jeffery and right tackle Lane Johnson ruled out with injuries, cornerback Jalen Mills also left the field early in the fourth quarter to have an elbow injury attended to [more]

Eli Manning throws for 179 yards, two TDs in first half against lackluster Eagles

Eagles fans are not happy, and they have plenty of reason not to be happy. They booed the team as they headed to the locker room for halftime trailing 17-3. For a second consecutive week, the Eagles have not shown up against one of the worst teams in the league. Philadelphia lost to the Dolphins [more]

Lane Johnson carted off after being rolled from behind

Eagles right tackle Lane Johnson somehow was able to limp off the field after being rolled from behind in the second quarter. Johnson was engaged with outside linebacker Markus Golden when defensive lineman Dalvin Tomlinson inadvertently rolled into the back of Johnson’s left leg as he took down Carson Wentz. Wentz threw an incompletion on [more]

Alshon Jeffery carted to locker room following non-contact injury

Eagles receiver Alshon Jeffery was injured in the second quarter on a non-contact play. As he pushed off the line, he began limping. Jeffery limped to the sideline and threw his helmet. He was carted to the locker room. The Eagles report that Jeffery has a foot injury and list him as questionable to return. [more]

Eli Manning throws 363rd career touchdown to give Giants 7-0 lead

Eli Manning threw the 363rd touchdown of his career, only the third of this season. The Giants quarterback, playing for the first time since Week Two, threw a 35-yard touchdown pass to rookie Darius Slayton on the first play of the second quarter. It gave the Giants a 7-0 lead. Ronald Darby missed the tackle, [more]

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