Category: ‘Running Backs’

Pat Shurmur Hints That DeMarco Murray’s Early Season Troubles were Due to an Injury
November 4th, 2015 at 1:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** It seemed a little odd when the Philadelphia Eagles were holding DeMarco Murray back during training camp, letting him practice one day, then holding him back the next. Chip Kelly told reporters that Murray wasn't injured, he was just trying to keep the reigning rushing champion fresh for the season because...

Ryan Mathews Tweaked Injured Groin in Loss to Carolina Panthers, According to Chip Kelly
October 26th, 2015 at 2:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** After Ryan Mathews' 63-yard touchdown run in the third quarter of Sunday's 27-16 loss to the Carolina Panthers, he was on the field for just one play in the final 23 minutes of the game. Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly spoke to the media on Monday afternoon and informed...

Eagles Preparing to Face a Different Cam Newton
October 22nd, 2015 at 3:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last year, the Philadelphia Eagles forced Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton to throw three interceptions on the way to a 45-21 Eagles win. They also limited Newton in the running game to just six yards on two carries. This year, Newton has lead the Panthers to a 5-0 start to...

Eagles’ Passing Attack Must Get Off to a Fast Start Against the New York Giants
October 19th, 2015 at 3:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** All throughout training camp there were reports about how accurate and "elite" newly acquired quarterback Sam Bradford was. So far this season, the best way to describe Bradford is "inconsistent". He has looked good in halves of games, but has yet to put together a solid game. This week is the...

Should Ryan Mathews Be Getting More Carries than DeMarco Murray?
October 14th, 2015 at 4:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** Though the first five games of the season, the Philadelphia Eagles running attack is not as dominate as what everyone thought it would be to start the season. The popular belief is the offensive line not executing as constantly as they should. Or that everyone is still new to...