Football returned for Philadelphia Eagles fans in the form of a visit to Green Bay in the preseason opener. It also marked the return of Grayson's Grades for another season here on 973espn.com.
Issuing grades in the preseason is extremely difficult. Most of the starters see very little playing time in an effort to limit injuries. It forces some grades to be issued after a limited sample size.
A lot of trash talking happens on the football field.
It's not every day that you are privileged to hear what is said.
When Packers LB Clay Matthews was able to sack 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick on Sunday, television cameras caught what was said while the two were headed back to their respective huddles...
The Eagles looked very impressive on Saturday night in their win over the Packers, the way the handled Green Bay, scoring with ease, has Eagles fans excited about the upcoming season and some are even talking Super Bowl.
Well according to VegasInsider...
The Eagles signed inside linebacker Brad Jones, formerly of the Packers, to a two-year deal.
Jones is an interesting signing for the Eagles, he was drafted as a pass rusher out of Colorado in 2009, Jones appeared to be an ascending player in 2012 after seizing a starting inside linebacker job, but there is a chance that maybe the Eagles liked his versatility and could take a look at him as a pass
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Sun. Feb 1, 2015
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Aaron Rodgers passed for 341 yards and three touchdowns, Julius Peppers returned his second interception of the season for a score, and the Green Bay Packers defense stuffed the high-octane Philadelphia Eagles for a 53-20 rout Sunday.