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Key Players Returning:

QB Carson Wentz, RB Ryan Mathews, WR Jordan Matthews, TE Zach Ertz, OC Jason Kelce, OG Allen Barbre, OG Brandon Brooks, OT Lane Johnson, OT Jason Peters, DE Connor Barwin, DE Brandon Graham, DT Fletcher Cox, LB Nigel Bradham, LB Mychal Kendricks, LB Jordan Hicks, CB Jalen Mills, FS Malcolm Jenkins, SS Rodney McCloud, KR Wendell Smallwood, PK Darren Sproles, PK Caleb Sturgis, and PT Donnie Jones.

Key Players Departing:

DT Bennie Logan (Chiefs), CB Nolan Carroll (Cowboys), CB Leodis McKelvin (UFA), LB Connor Barwin (Rams), and KR Kenjon Barner (Chargers).

Key Players Added:

QB Nick Foles (Chiefs), RB Legarrette Blount (Patriots), WR Alshon Jeffery (Bears), WR Torrey Smith (Ravens), DE Chris Long (Patriots), DT Tommy Jernigan (Ravens), and CB Patrick Robinson (Colts).

2017 Draft Picks:

Round 1: 
Pick 14 – DE Derek Barnett (Tennessee)
Round 2:  Pick 11 – CB Sidney Jones (Washington)
Round 3:  Pick 35 – CB Rasul Douglas (West Virginia)
Round 4:  Pick 12 – WR Mack Hollins (North Carolina)
Round 4:  Pick 26 – RB Donnel Pumphrey (San Diego State)
Round 5:  Pick 22 – WR Shelton Gibson (West Virginia)
Round 5:  Pick 41 – LB Nathan Gerry (Nebraska)
Round 6:  Pick 31 – DT Elijah Qualls (Washington)

2016 Results:

W01  CLEVELAND BROWNS  W  29-10
W02  at Chicago Bears  W  29-14
W03  PITTSBURGH STEELERS  W  34-3
W05  at Detroit Lions  L  23-24
W06  at Washington Redskins  L  20-27
W07  MINNESOTA VIKINGS  W  21-10
W08  at Dallas Cowboys  L  23-29(OT)
W09  at New York Giants  L  23-28
W10  ATLANTA FALCONS  W  24-15
W11  at Seattle Seahawks  L  15-26
W12  GREEN BAY PACKERS  L  13-27
W13  at Cincinnati Bengals  L  14-32
W14  WASHINGTON REDSKINS  L  22-27
W15  at Baltimore Ravens  L  26-27
W16  NEW YORK GIANTS  W  24-19
W17  DALLAS COWBOYS  W  27-13

Team Info:

2016 Overall:  7-9 (4th in NFC East)

Home:  6-2
Away:  1-7
East:  2-4
NFC:  5-7
AFC:  4-0

Head Coach:  Doug Pederson

Philadelphia:  7-9
Career:  7-9
Playoffs:  0-0

Returning Statistical Leaders:

Passing: 
Carson Wentz (379-607, 3782 yards, 62.4%, 6.2 avg., 16 TD, 14 INT)
Rushing: 
Ryan Mathews (155 car., 661 yards, 4.3 avg., 8 TD)
Receiving: 
Zach Ertz (78 rec., 816 yards, 10.5 avg., 4 TD)
Yards After Catch:  
Darren Sproles (412)
TD’s Scored: 
Ryan Matthews (9)
Sacks: 
Fletcher Cox (6.5)
Tackles: 
Nigel Bradham (102)
Interceptions: 
Jordan Hicks (5)
Pass Deflections: 
Jordan Hicks (11)
Tackles For Loss: 
Brandon Graham (11)
Forced Fumbles: 
Terrence Brooks (4)
Kick Returns: 
Wendell Smallwood (9 ret., 277 yards, 30.8 avg., 0 TD)
Punt Returns: 
Darren Sproles (17 ret., 224 yards, 13.2 avg., 0 TD)
Kicking: 
Caleb Sturgis (35-41 fg/fga., 85%, 30-31 xp/xpa., 135 pts.)
Punting: 
Donnie Jones (63 punts, 2888 yards, 45.8 avg., 21 in20)

Projected Offensive Starters:

QB:  11  Carson Wentz
RB:  NA  Legarrette Blount
WR:  17  Alshon Jeffery
WR:  82  Torrey Smith
WR:  81  Jordan Matthews
TE:  86  Zach Ertz
LT:  71  Jason Peters
LG:  76  Allen Barbre
OC:  62  Jason Kelce
RG:  79  Brandon Brooks
RT:  65  Lane Johnson
KR:  28  Wendell Smallwood
PK:  06  Caleb Sturgis

Projected Defensive Starters:

DE:  NA  Chris Long
NT:  91  Fletcher Cox
DT:  NA  Timmy Jernigan
DE:  55  Brandon Graham
LB:  53  Nigel Bradham
LB:  58  Jordan Hicks
LB:  95  Mychal Kendricks
CB:  31  Jalen Mills
CB:  NA  Patrick Robinson
FS:  27  Malcolm Jenkins
SS:  23  Rodney McLeod
PR:  43  Darren Sproles
PT:  08  Donnie Jones

2017 Schedule:

09/10 1:00pm   
at Washington Redskins  |  Philadelphia trails the series 45-55-3.  The Eagles are 9-11 since 2007, and their last series road win (33-27) was in 2013.

09/17 1:00pm  at Kansas City Chiefs  |  Philadelphia lost (16-26) the last meeting between teams in 2013, and their only series road loss (17-24) was in 1992.

09/24 1:00pm  NEW YORK GIANTS  |  Philadelphia leads the series 59-44-1.  The Eagles are 14-7 since 2007, and their last series home loss (7-15) was in 2013.

10/01 4:05pm  at Los Angeles Chargers |  Philadelphia trails the series 4-7.  The Eagles lost (30-33) the last meeting between teams in 2013, and their only series road win (13-7) was at the first meeting between teams in 1974.

10/08 1:00pm  Arizona Cardinals  |  Philadelphia trails the series 33-42-2.  The Eagles lost (17-40) the last meeting between teams in 2015, and their last series home win (24-21) was in 2013.

10/12 8:25pm  at Carolina Panthers  |  Philadelphia trails the series 6-4.  The Eagles lost (16-27) the last meeting between teams in 2015, and their last series road win (38-10) was in 2009.

10/23 8:30pm  WASHINGTON REDSKINS  |  The Eagles last series home win (37-34) was in 2014.

10/29 1:00pm  SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS  |  Philadelphia trails the series 11-15.  The Eagles lost (21-26) the last meeting between teams in 2014, and their last series home win (27-13) was in 2009.

11/05 1:00pm  DENVER BRONCOS  |  Philadelphia leads the series 7-5.  The Eagles lost (20-52) the last meeting between teams in 2013, and their only series home loss (7-33) was in 1986.

11/19 8:30pm 
at Dallas Cowboys  |  Philadelphia trails the series 43-62.  The Eagles are 9-12 since 2007, and their last series road win (33-27) was in 2015.

11/26 1:00pm  CHICAGO BEARS  |  Philadelphia trails the series 11-16.  The Eagles are 3-4 since 2007, and their last series home loss (24-30) was in 2011.

12/03 8:30pm  at Seattle Seahawks  |  Philadelphia trails the series 7-8.  The Eagles are 1-4 since 2007, and their last series road win (26-7) was in 2008.

12/10 4:25pm  at Los Angeles Rams  |  Philadelphia leads the series 12-11.  The Eagles won (34-28) the last meeting between teams in 2014, and their last series road loss (7-20) was in 2004.

12/17 1:00pm  at New York Giants  |  The Eagles last series road win (27-7) was in 2015.

12/25 8:30pm  OAKLAND RAIDERS  |  The series is tied 6-6.  The Eagles won (49-20) the last meeting between teams in 2013, and their last series home loss (10-20) was in 2001.

12/31 1:00pm  DALLAS COWBOYS  |  The Eagles’ last series home loss (10-20) was in 2015.

Team Grades:

Offense

Quarterbacks:  B
Running Backs:  B
Wide Receivers:  B
Offensive Line:  C

Defense

Defensive Line:  C
Linebackers:  B
Secondary:  C

Special Teams

Kick Returners:  B
Punt Returners:  A
Kickers:  A
Punters:  A

Prediction:

Home:  4-4
Away:  2-6
East:  2-4
NFC:  5-7
AFC:  1-3

Overall:  6-10 (3rd in NFC East)


Grades:  A = Excellent, B = Good, C = Average

UFA:  Unrestricted Free Agent

Series Histories:  Histories are from the inception of the first Super Bowl season through present day.

Meetings prior to 1966 are not included.  Playoff wins are included in the year the season took place.  For example, if a team won a wildcard game in January of 2016, the game will be listed under the 2015 season.

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