This is not the game a lot of people expected 12 weeks into the NFL regular season. The Atlanta Falcons were not playing great while the Philadelphia Eagles were riding high with MVP candidate Carson Wentz. The Falcons are looking to get to their third conference championship game since 2012, while the Eagles are looking […]
Thirteen years ago, there was another Eagles-Falcons playoff game at the Linc, and it produced one of the most unforgettable plays in Eagles history. This is excerpted from The Philadelphia Eagles Playbook by Reuben Frank and Mark Eckel (Triumph Books, 2015). Somehow, Alge Crumpler held onto the football for a 31-yard gain to set up […]
Atlanta's high-flying offense had its way with every defense it faced in 2016 on the way to the Super Bowl except Jim Schwartz's unit. The Philadelphia Eagles shut down the Falcons in a 24-15 victory in Week 10 last season, holding them to a season low in points, first downs (11) and yards (303). When […]
It took two offseasons to change the Eagles from also-rans to the top team in the NFC. Here are the top-10 moves that sent Philadelphia on its way.
Eagles defensive tackle Fletcher Cox says that being underdogs just gives the team more reason to prove doubters wrong.
The Philadelphia Eagles are poised to do something no other No. 1 seed ever has — begin the playoffs as an underdog. The Atlanta Falcons opened as 2.5-point favorites over the Eagles in Saturday's divisional round game in Philadelphia. Since 1975, when the NFL began basing home-field advantage on teams' regular-season winning percentage, no No. […]
The Atlanta Falcons survived a scare in the NFL playoffs as they outlasted the Los Angeles Rams 26-13 in Saturday's NFC wildcard game. Atlanta let an early double-digit lead slip away before holding on at the Los Angeles Coliseum, setting up a showdown with the Philadelphia Eagles in next week's NFC divisional round.
The Atlanta Falcons defeated the Los Angeles Rams 26-13 on Saturday, and will now face the Philadelphia Eagles in the Divisional Round.
Philadelphia is the NFC’s top seed but will be without its injured MVP candidate QB. Atlanta could win on the road for the second week in a row.
Las Vegas does not believe in Nick Foles. The Philadelphia Eagles may have the NFC’s top seed, but they also have Nick Foles under center. The Eagles have opened as two-point underdogs in next Saturday’s divisional-round matchup against the sixth-seeded Atlanta Falcons.
Earning a bye week gave the Philadelphia Eagles an opportunity to work even harder. ''The guys in this room aren't afraid to work, grinding, enjoying the process, enjoying the small things a lot of people don't like to do this time of year,'' Pro Bowl safety Malcolm Jenkins said. The Eagles are the NFC's No. […]
The Philadelphia Eagles have homefield advantage in the NFC, but they are not playing like a top seed. The MVP case for Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has gotten stronger since he tore an ACL in a 43-35 win over the Los Angeles Rams on December 10. With Nick Foles under center, the Eagles have gone 2-1 since, but the […]