Linebacker

Gunn: Hicks One Of The Better Young Inside LBs In NFL
In his 2nd season with the Eagles, Jordan Hicks is having an impactful season tailing 20 Solo Tackles, 5 Tackles for Loss, 1 Sack, and 5 Passes Deflected in 6 games in 2016.  Hicks was the Eagles' 3rd Round Pick in the 2015 NFL Draft after a good final season playing Linebacker at the Univ…
Paolantonio: Bradham Is Eagles Best Linebacker
Before the Bye Week Eagles Linebacker Nigel Bradham was on the field 96 percent of the Eagles’ plays on defense over the first 3 games of the 2016 season compiling 10 Tackles and One Interception.  But in the 1st Half of the Eagles loss to the Lions, Bradham was an obvious loss …
Who Are The Eagles Best Linebackers After 4 Games?
One of the obvious issues from Sunday's loss to the Lions was Mychal Kendricks struggles in coverage as he was on the defensive end of four passing targets and gave up a reception all 4 times.  Meanwhile Linebackers Jordan Hicks and Nigel Bradham have played much better than Kendricks...
Will Eagles Look Outside The Team For Final 53-Man Roster?
The Eagles have a press conference with Howie Roseman scheduled for 4pm on Saturday, which is the same time as the deadline for NFL teams to cut down their rosters down to 53 ahead of the start of the 2016 season.  But are the 53 players on the current roster who will be on the team for the Wee…
Rothstein: Tulloch And Schwartz Comfortable With Each Other
With Linebacker Joe Walker is out for the season after tearing his ACL, the Eagles need to sure up the depth at the position became a high priority.  Head Coach Doug Pederson confirmed on Monday that the Eagles have signed veteran Linebacker Stephen Tulloch who previously played for Defensive C…
Oakcrest LB Bell Staying with Penn State
Oakcrest High School senior Brandon Bell has opted to attend Penn State University despite severe sanctions that have befallen the school's fabeled football program in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation nightmare. Falcons coach Chuck Smith confirmed his team captain's plans o…