Instant observations: Raiders 33, Eagles 22

The Eagles followed up a forgettable first half Sunday with an even worse second half, shooting themselves in the foot and being positively dominated by the Raiders on both sides of the ball. Falling to 2-5 on the year after the 33-22 loss, talk will be grim around the city after this Week 7 adventure … Read more

Eagles Struggle Yet Again in Loss to Las Vegas Raiders

Despite garbage time, a pathetic loss in Roob’s Observations originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia The Eagles must be the best garbage-time team in NFL history. They specialize in falling behind by three touchdowns and then once the game is out of hand doing some serious stat padding. I’m not buying it. Forget the final … Read more

Eagles’ Miles Sanders Carted Off Vs. Raiders With Apparent Ankle Injury

Miles Sanders carted off the field vs. Raiders originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia LAS VEGAS — In a game where it looked like the Eagles were actually going to use him, Miles Sanders hurt his ankle. Sanders was injured on a screen pass in the first quarter against the Raiders at Allegiant Stadium. He … Read more

Live updates/open thread: Eagles at Raiders, and other NFL action

After the first six weeks of the NFL regular season, the Philadelphia Eagles sit at 2-4, with a crucial matchup against the Las Vegas Raiders Week 7. If they win, they have the 0-6 Detroit Lions on the horizon with a terrific chance of getting back to .500 football. If they lose, they’re likely sellers … Read more

Report: ‘Teams calling with trade interest’ for Eagles LT Andre Dillard

According to a report from Ian Rapaport of NFL Network, teams around the league have been calling the Philadelphia Eagles about the availability of LT Andre Dillard.  Eagles offensive tackle Andre Dillard: He was drafted to be the left tackle of the future, but it hasn’t quite worked out like that. Instead, that title has … Read more

Mailbag: Would it make sense for the Eagles to trade any of their first round picks for a veteran player?

In our Eagles chat last Thursday, there were a lot of questions that we could not get to in time or other questions we did answer but could use more color. And so, let’s do a mailbag post to answer some of the overflow, as well as some commonly asked questions on Twitter and via … Read more

Five over/unders for Eagles’ Week 7 matchup vs. Raiders

It seems like ages since the Eagles last played, but they’ll finally take the field in Las Vegas against the Raiders Sunday in the late afternoon following a mini-bye week (after their Week 6 loss on Thursday to the Buccaneers). And it’s nice, after the layoff, to have a game to look forward to that the … Read more