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Tagged: Jalen Hurts (97 Results)

Around the NFL: Monday Night Football Takeaways

In a game in which the Eagles were favored by three on the road, the Buccaneers showed everyone what they are about. In the final game of the Wild Card round, we saw the Eagles, who were just in the Super Bowl last year, get bounced out of the playoffs.  more »

Factoid: Bye Bye Birdies

Didn’t those guys used to be the Philadelphia Eagles? The team that was once sitting at a league-best 10-1 has fallen, and I don’t think they’re going to be able to get up.   more »

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Factoid: Running wild

There’s a cool individual battle that will be settled on the final day of the regular season. Josh Allen and Jalen Hurts enter their final games tied for single-season record for most rushing touchdowns scored by a quarterback.   more »

Fantasy News: Monday night recap

An interesting stat came up during the Monday Night Football broadcast. Apparently, the Philadelphia hasn’t defeated Seattle since Pete Carroll became head coach.   more »

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Scheduletron: Updated strength of schedule

The Eagles lost in Dallas, but I wouldn’t worry too much about them letting the NFC East slip away. With their closing schedule, they still look like an almost prohibitive favorite to win that division.   more »

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Around the NFL: Sunday Night Recap

If you like fumbles, boy do I have a game for you. What looked to be the ‘Game of the Week’ ended up being yet another Cowboys’ multi-score victory. Sunday’s game marked the eighth time this season that the Cowboys have won by two or more touchdowns. They look phenomenal on both sides of the ball. Meanwhile, the Eagles didn’t score an offensive touchdown this game, which marks the first time in 95 regular-season games.  more »

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Factoid: Philly's ground game

I was surprised when I saw the line for the Eagles-49ers game. Philadelphia – 10-1 and playing at home – opened as 2.5-point underdog. And now the spread has moved to 3 points.   more »

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Sep
15

Eagles run over Vikings on TNF

After a slow start that included a chorus of boos from the home crowd, the Philadelphia Eagles shifted to a more run-oriented attack that the Minnesota Vikings couldn’t stop on ThursdayMore Night Football. Eagles running back D’ANDRE SWIFT had fantasy owners in full panic mode after Week #1, with only two touches in the entire game. Swift rewrote the script on Thursday night, rushing for 175 yards and a touchdown while filling in for an injured KENNETH GAINWELL. Quarterback JALEN HURTS added two rushing scores and a passing touchdown for the Eagles. Less

Source: NFL.com

Ask the Experts: Who will be the Fantasy MVP?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Who will be the fantasy MVP?  more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

The Eagles and 49ers are going to play hard schedules this year. Or are they? The gambling lines suggest that both actually will play some of the easiest schedules in the league.   more »

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Jun
20

Bears LB Edwards sees similarities between Fields, Hurts

Chicago linebacker T.J. EDWARDS says that Bears quarterback JUSTIN FIELDS has similarities with Philadelphia Eagles star quarterback JALEN HURTS. Edwards witnessed Hurts’ breakout season in 2022 as a member of theMore Eagles before signing this offseason with the Bears. Edwards said that Fields has been “very accurate” throughout OTAs and minicamp, while also noting that he doesn’t get rattled which he compared to Hurts’ “calm and collected” approach. Take note, fantasy owners. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

Earlier in the week, I posted an article showing the expected win-loss totals for each team, using the current point spreads for each of the 272 regular-season games. That provides an indication of how the public believes teams will perform. It makes some sense, I think, to use those figures in evaluating strength of schedule.   more »

Andy Richardson: Drafting quarterbacks

We had our annual Experts Draft last night. You're gonna have to wait for the magazine to see how it turned out, but I'll talk about some elements every so often until then. One that prompted some discussion during the draft was when to take a quarterback.   more »

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Apr
28

Lamar Jackson, Ravens finally agree to five-year extension

Star Baltimore quarterback LAMAR JACKSON and the Ravens have agreed in principle to a five-year contract extension. Negotiations have been ongoing for about two years, with the breakthrough finally coming onMore the first day of the 2023 NFL Draft. Jackson reportedly is now the highest-paid player in NFL history. His deal is supposedly worth $260 million, for an average of $52 million per year. It tops the extension recently signed by Philadelphia Eagles quarterback JALEN HURTS. As part of the deal, Jackson will receive $185 million in total guarantees, which is $6 million more than Hurts received. Less

Source: Team Website

Apr
20

Eagles, QB Hurts agree to massive 5-year contract extension

The Philadelphia Eagles announced earlier this week that quarterback JALEN HURTS and the team have agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension through the 2028 NFL season. The five-year, $255More million contract extension makes Hurts the highest-paid player on an annual basis in NFL history. Hurts’ deal has just over $179 million in guarantees and includes the chance to earn an additional $15 million in incentives, meaning he can make over $278 million through 2028. Less

Source: Team Website

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