Once cornerback Sidney Jones left with a hamstring injury, Schwartz, the Eagles' defensive coordinator, had to mix and match personnel. It worked.
Wentz hasn't played poorly in his three games since returning from his knee injury. But the Eagles need him to be better and smarter if they're going to turn things around after a 2-3 start.
After their 23-21 loss to the Vikings, the Eagles are 2-3. At the moment, they're aspiring just to remain mediocre.
The Phillies manager and the WIP host went back and forth in an interesting on-air exchange Wednesday. It said a lot about how a franchise, its fans, and the media look at sports coverage.
Inside the life and mind of the Flyers' wake-surfing, expectation-welcoming, snot-and-balls-seeking head coach.
Barnett's fourth-down sack of Andrew Luck sealed the Eagles' 20-16 victory. It was another example of the defensive end's knack for making key plays at key moments.
It looks like Doug Pederson's aggressiveness is forcing the Eagles' opponents to be aggressive, too, just to keep up. The Buccaneers will test the theory.
Agholor caught eight passes, took a handoff for 16 yards, and completed "Philly Philly" to Nick Foles for another 15 yards against the Falcons. His early-career struggles seem a distant memory.
The Eagles' mistake-ridden performance Thursday night against the Falcons was a reminder that every season in the NFL is different. And this one will likely be much harder.