The Philadelphia Eagles’ fanbase has some major questions about this team.
As the Philadelphia Eagles move past one divisional matchup, they prepare to host another in Week 8, the Dallas Cowboys. It bears repeating that this isn’t the way that Eagles fans thought this season would unfold. The ‘Birds’ have a win-loss total of 2-4-1 after seven games, and even though they were able to hang an ‘L’ on the New York Giants in Week 7, there seem to be more questions than answers for ‘Iggles’ fans about their favorite football team.
Philadelphia made a ton of moves during the offseason to address their most pressing needs from bringing in Darius Slay and defensive tackle Javon Hargrave during ‘free agency frenzy’ to making a few changes in the coaching staff, but injuries continue to decimate this roster. The Eagles are tied for the fifth most injuries in the NFL after seven weeks of NFL football, and no other team has used more players in the starting lineup (41) or can lay claim to having more individual players that have caught a pass (16).
Between the inconsistent level of gameplay and with so many key players being out of the lineup due to injury, the Eagles’ fan base has much to be concerned over. Here are three concerns that loom most heavily.