The Philadelphia Eagles saw their season come to an end with a 20-14 loss to the Saints in the NFC Divisional Playoffs. The players answered questions about the season, the loss and addressed other topics.
The Philadelphia Eagles run came to an end in New Orleans. The Eagles got the start to the game they needed scoring the first 14 points of the contest, but allowed 20 unanswered points to suffer a 20-14 loss in the NFC Divisional Playoffs.
An already depleted Eagles secondary too another hit today, losing safety/cornerback Avonte Maddox for the rest of today's game in New Orleans.
Also done for the day is center Jason Kelce who left the game with an elbow injury.
Kelce came off the field with his left arm hanging by his side after a third-down pass that fell incomplete, Stefen Wisniewski took over for him at center...
The Philadelphia Eagles enter the month of December with the best record in the NFL. Doubters say the Eagles have not really played anyone and had a bit of an easy schedule to date. The birds will get the chance to prove them wrong with a difficult west coast swing that begins this weekend.
With all 32 teams at the NFL Combine this week, conversations are happening among Front Office executives; one of the trade rumors that have emerged is potential of Brandin Cooks being traded to the Eagles. Furthermore, Alex Marvez of SiriusXM NFL Radio and The Sporting News thinks Eagles could acquire Cooks for a 2nd round pick...
The Philadelphia Daily News' Paul Domowitch reports the Eagles will pursue Saints coach Sean Payton if he becomes available.
Payton does have ties to the Eagles, serving as the teams quarterback coach from 1997-1998.
Payton is under contract for two more years in New Orleans, which might present a problem for the Eagles, which would have to make a trade to obtain Payton's services...