Eagles overcame their failures to rea...

Eagles overcame their failures to reach familiar territory

There are 3 comments on the The Morning Call story from Jan 21, 2009, titled Eagles overcame their failures to reach familiar territory. In it, The Morning Call reports that:

Brian Westbrook can only wonder what might have been if the Eagles running back could have stayed healthy in2008.

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AtownBrown

Chicago, IL

#1 Jan 21, 2009
Kinda rough on the secondary and the D line. I thought both were worthy of at least a B+. WR should have gotten a D+ Jackson was good and Avant was solid. A career year for Hank Basket is meaningless. I wouldn't call his contributions to date worthy of being even called a career. The guy is a human disappearing act when you need a big play. Just like LJ Smith, who needs to go back to Rutgers and find some heart. Disappointing that the Bird's aren't in the Super Bowl given the turn of events, but they took a season doomed for failure by pundits and made a good run of it.
Anthony Rogers

Tyler, TX

#2 Jan 22, 2009
I agree with all that was said. The offense was pretty good, until they got into the red zone where we got happy with field goals. We need a TE, a big receiver, an actual FB, depth on the OL and a power RB to help with the offense. Defense needs another DE, depth at LB, and a young safety. That's what I think anyways.
AtownBrown

Chicago, IL

#3 Jan 23, 2009
A real tight end would be nice and it would help the Eagles to give McNabb a big target when his throws are off. FB is correct as well. I also think the LB's could be better but they are playing better than Dhani Jones and Mark Simmoeau.

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