Why doesn’t Drexel have a football team? Part I

It was a brisk mid-January night, and the Drexel University football team had practice. Florida State University had just defeated Auburn University in an epic National Championship Game as part of the Bowl Championship Series the week before. The college football season was over, but that didn’t stop Drexel’s team.… Continued

Eagles Eye Week 12: Bye week remedies

The Philadelphia Eagles are in the midst of a bye week, riding a three-game winning streak that has them tied for first place in the NFC East. After starting out 3-5 in the first half of the season and allowing over 24 points per game on defense, the Eagles have… Continued

Eagles Eye Week 10: Is Foles the future at QB?

This week, Philadelphia will be buzzing about Nick Foles’ impressive passer rating of 132.5 and the fact that he has thrown 16 touchdowns and no interceptions in seven starts. Young fans will likely make a concentrated effort to vote Foles into the Pro Bowl. Meanwhile, countless sidewalk conversations will include… Continued

Eagles Eye Week 9: Birds rip Raiders, 49-20

After two consecutive weeks of horrendous quarterback play, Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie said to CSNPhilly.com earlier this week, “We need someone to step up, whether it’s an existing young quarterback or somebody we go out and acquire. … It’s about finding key players to take the horns.” Lurie then… Continued