Battle of the Birds: Cris Carter unveils the keys for Atlanta and Philadelphia ahead of Falcons – Eagles
The state of North Dakota was absolutely crazy for the Philadelphia Eagles back when Carson Wentz was the team's starting quarterback. While oddsmakers, fans, and many in the national media have written the Birds off this season before their tilt tomorrow with the Falcons – one in which they'll be without their MVP-caliber leader – North […]
Quarterback Matt Ryan has another shot at a happy homecoming. A berth in the NFC championship game is at stake when Ryan leads the Atlanta Falcons (11-6) against the Philadelphia Eagles (13-3) in a divisional playoff Saturday. Ryan, who grew up rooting for the Eagles and went to Philadelphia's William Penn Charter School, is 1-3 […]
The Philadelphia Eagles are not exactly getting the respect the number one seed in the NFL playoffs usually gets. Wentz tore his anterior cruciate ligament on December 10 and has been out since, and the Eagles offense has struggled with Nick Foles at the helm. Because of that, the Atlanta Falcons are slight favourites to beat […]
In his preview of the Atlanta Falcons – Philadelphia Eagles divisional playoff game, Cris Carter reveals to Nick Wright, Jenna Wolfe and David Diehl the keys for each team, detailing why he expects Philly’s stout defense and LeGarrette Blount’s smashmouth run game to be the deciding factors to stifle Matt Ryan’s squad.
Playoff Trailer for the Atlanta Falcons taking on the Philadelphia Eagles.
The first NFL playoff game to livestream on the Yahoo Sports app (IOS and Android) will be Saturday’s afternoon contest between the top-seeded Philadelphia Eagles and the No. 6 Atlanta Falcons, a game that kicks off at 4:35 ET. Users can download the
First-time head coach Matt Nagy is set to name former Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich offensive coordinator of the Chicago Bears. ESPN reported Helfrich will receive a four-year deal, which puts him on the same schedule as Nagy. Helfrich became head coach at Oregon in 2013 when Chip Kelly left to run the Philadelphia Eagles.
The Philadelphia quarterback, standing in for injured Carson Wentz, has yet to develop chemistry with the team’s leading receiver. It’s now or never.
Jay Ajayi is rested, refreshed and ready. The Philadelphia Eagles can jump aboard the Jay Train when they host Atlanta in an NFC divisional playoff Saturday and try to ride Ajayi to the conference title game. Ajayi will see his first action in 19 days when he lines up against the Falcons (11-6).
Eagles LB Nigel Bradham appears to have met the conditions of his deferred adjudication program, resulting in the battery case against him to be closed.