There are many logical reasons why the Eagles are contenders, despite the arguments of many illogical fans that argue the Eagles to be no better than a playoff team. This isn’t to say that I am confident that the Birds WILL win the big game, but it’s altogether possible and here are a few reasons why:For the other reasons, visit my full commentary at http://thepaintedman.brookiellen.com/why-we-are-contenders/.
1. The GIANTS won the Superbowl.
Despite having a bad secondary, an inadequate pair of outside backers, a mediocre QB, and a group of decent to slightly above average running backs, the Giants won the big one. Their offensive and defensive lines were solid. The defensive front four came up huge. The Eagles have invested a lot in the big men and could easily replicate or surpass what the Giants did last season.
I’m ready for all the hate from the Negadelphians, Klink included… so flame on!