Whats up with all the fear playing the Eagles? (2 Viewers)

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I don't get it. We beat them by 41 points last time, yes, 41 points! I can't think of any other team this year that beat another team so badly this entire year. Do you know why we beat them so badly last time? Because they can't stop Brees passing game nor our running game. We ran and passed on them like a yoyo up and down and could have played our backups by the second quarter. In almost every position, they match up poorly against us. Yes, Foles will score more than 7 points unlike Wentz but Foles will not score more than 21 points in the dome and that includes garbage time. Foles doesn't play defense, Foles is not a God, nor does a team will themselves to victory over a much better team. For example, their secondary is so bad made up of third stringers and why Brees had a field day last time. Foles cannot will these third stringers to suddenly play like Deion Sanders. Its the exact same defense this time around. It makes for a great storyline like a movie, but this is real life, and in real life, the much better team wins as we will comfortably. No, it won't be by 41, I say around by 21 points. This is the best divisional matchup we could have hoped for.
 
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Foles may be able to attack the secondary but he is not the type of quarterback that lights it up. We have the number one rushing game to shut down their running game which will make them one dimensional. They will try to throw on every down especially when they get behind early which they will since our offense matching up against their secondary and linebackers, I see no way they can stop our running and passing game just like the first time. So sure foles will score some points against us but their defense just like first time is incapable of stopping us
Their linebackers are speedy good enough to contain kamara and Ingram just like the first game. I would be surprised when the game matters if we will have to even use our punter in the game. It is the exact same philly defense we played last time and they cannot match up at all against our receivers and will try to doublecover MT or have to use safety help which will open up even more our other receivers and running game.
 
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Their linebackers are speedy good enough to contain kamara and Ingram just like the first game. I would be surprised when the game matters if we will have to even use our punter in the game. It is the exact same philly defense we played last time and they cannot match up at all against our receivers and will try to doublecover MT or have to use safety help which will open up even more our other receivers and running game.
Meant to say their linebackers are not speedy enough
 
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Yeah I'm not sure what he's talking about.

If we are looking at lately then:

1. Their O-line could neutralize our pass rush
2. Nick Foles attacks the field deep and will test our secondary which is also a weakness for us.
3. Eagles secondary is bad and we should be able to exploit it.
4. Eagles been decent vs the run lately.

So yeah the match up seems closer than what he's saying.
Foles throws a nice deep ball off play actions when their running game is working. Their running game however will be stuffed by our rush defense again so how play action to throw the deep ball won’t work.
 

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T It is the exact same philly defense we played last time and they cannot match up at all against our receivers and will try to doublecover MT or have to use safety help which will open up even more our other receivers and running game.
I thought Tim Jernigan didn't play last time. You have to admit, their defense has been playing better lately.
 

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Watched the highlights of first game

That was the Smith. Kirkwood and Arnold break out game

Can we get similar production and how much will TG impact
 

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1-Since Dallas, something has been off with the offense
2-our online is a huge question mark
3-these opportunity’s are waning with drew aging. The window is closing
Watched the 1st Philly Saint game last nite. I agree with you on #2 and think fixing #2 will fix #1. The right side of our O-line: Warford, Ram and Unger mauled Philly's D-line blowing holes open one after another. Even though the Eagles put some pressure on Brees, he had enough room to move around the pocket to feel comfortable.

If our O-line is back to 90% of what it was, we walk into the SB. If not, every game will be a war and this team has shown it can go to war 5-weeks in a row and win nearly all battles.
 
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I thought Tim Jernigan didn't play last time. You have to admit, their defense has been playing better lately.
Their defense may seem to be playing better but look who they have played. A third string qb twice named josh Johnson against the redskins who didn’t suit up until 2012 before, trubisky average qb, goth, who without gurley and cooper looks awful, and Eli Manning. When they play an elite qb like brees, their front four is not enough to hold up given their average linebackers and third string corners. And even if they played better, okay we won’t win by 41 but like 21. Foles offense won’t be able to keep up with brees defense for many reasons that outlined such as we will shut down their running game again. Foles is not dan Marino.
 
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Their defense may seem to be playing better but look who they have played. A third string qb twice named josh Johnson against the redskins who didn’t suit up until 2012 before, trubisky average qb, goth, who without gurley and cooper looks awful, and Eli Manning. When they play an elite qb like brees, their front four is not enough to hold up given their average linebackers and third string corners. And even if they played better, okay we won’t win by 41 but like 21. Foles offense won’t be able to keep up with brees defense for many reasons that outlined such as we will shut down their running game again. Foles is not dan Marino.
Even so, trubisky threw 300 yards against that vaunted eagles offense.
 
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Watched the 1st Philly Saint game last nite. I agree with you on #2 and think fixing #2 will fix #1. The right side of our O-line: Warford, Ram and Unger mauled Philly's D-line blowing holes open one after another. Even though the Eagles put some pressure on Brees, he had enough room to move around the pocket to feel comfortable.

If our O-line is back to 90% of what it was, we walk into the SB. If not, every game will be a war and this team has shown it can go to war 5-weeks in a row and win nearly all battles.
You guys are acting as if our o line was healthy in the first game against them. If they were, would we have put up 60 points on them?
 

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Eagle fans are laughing at us for being so worried about playing them in the Dome where they were already trounced 48-7 this season.
 

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Nate Burleson picked against us on GMFB
That means we should win 😂

Dont get caught in those media rumble.
They HAVE to make a story out of Foles. Its their job.

What should they report instead? That its gonna be the most boring game this year?
The press can’t. So they hype the eagles.

I dont fear an opponent who lost by 41 points in our first matchup and barely made the divisional round by a missed FG with ridiculous 16 points on the bord
Yes, media does need story lines to pump.

The eagles team that lost by 41 was very different team. And scoring 16 pts in playoffs against the top defense doesn't make them a team not to be feared. Saints scored 10 pts and 12 pts in the 2nd half of the season... it happens.

This eagles team, the defending champs, have what is a key ingredient in playoffs... confidence. So no fear but healthy respect.
 
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Yes, media does need story lines to pump.

The eagles team that lost by 41 was very different team. And scoring 16 pts in playoffs against the top defense doesn't make them a team not to be feared. Saints scored 10 pts and 12 pts in the 2nd half of the season... it happens.

This eagles team, the defending champs, have what is a key ingredient in playoffs... confidence. So no fear but healthy respect.
They are the exact same team with the exception of Foles and sproles. So yeah, we won’t beat them by 41 because of Foles since he will score some points but it should still be a comfortable win. Chicago’s defense was always overrated that they haven’t been consistent, gave up 30 plus points to both Miami and giants in important games and both losses. Also, the last eagles drive, if the Chicago defense was truly as advertised, they would have shut that drive down. That is what real great defenses do.
 

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They are the exact same team with the exception of Foles and sproles. So yeah, we won’t beat them by 41 because of Foles since he will score some points but it should still be a comfortable win. Chicago’s defense was always overrated that they haven’t been consistent, gave up 30 plus points to both Miami and giants in important games and both losses. Also, the last eagles drive, if the Chicago defense was truly as advertised, they would have shut that drive down. That is what real great defenses do.
That is a big exception. QB and RB. Plus Golden Tate is better integrated now.

Their CBs in the november game had only started for 2 - 4 games, since both the starting CBs (Mills and Darby) were out. And then 3 CBs got injured during the game (Douglas, Jones, Maddox) so backup to the backups played the game (Sullivan and Bausby. Both are not on the roster now).

Jason Kelce played 6 snaps in the last game and got injured in 1st qtr, eagles played the game with backup center.
 

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Because the Eagles have nothing to lose and we have everything. The pressure of the fact we should beat them badly and this is the best chance to get to the Super Bowl. It’s all about pressure on ourselves more than pressure the Eagles put on us.
 
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Because the Eagles have nothing to lose and we have everything. The pressure of the fact we should beat them badly and this is the best chance to get to the Super Bowl. It’s all about pressure on ourselves more than pressure the Eagles put on us.
Very true, but for them to have any chance, we would need to turn the ball over 3 or 4 times which won’t happen.
 

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