Posts Tagged ‘Ellis Hobbs’

Eagles Need Better Play from Non-Starting Corners

The Eagles starting corners this year may not be the best duo in the league, but I’m convinced that they can hold their own. What I’m not convinced on is the ability of the players behind them. In last Friday’s game against Jacksonville, we only saw the combination of Asante Samuel and Ellis Hobbs for […]

Eagles Need a CB to Step it Up In 2010

I think that as the Eagles get closer and closer to Training Camp, there are many more people worried about the Eagles defense than the offense. This is with good reason as there was a lot of inconsistency on the defensive side of the ball last year. Although I believe a lot of areas on […]

Eagles Explain How the Deal to Land Pats Hobbs Came About

The Eagles got a gift over the weekend when they were able to strike a deal with the Patriots for CB and return man Ellis Hobbs. Pats coach Bill Belichick said that dealing Hobbs was something that the team was not thinking about on draft day. As for Eagles coach Andy Reid, he had his […]

Hobbs Now An Eagle

Cornerback Ellis Hobbs will get to join one of his former teammates, Assante Samuel, in Philadelphia as the New England Patriots traded Hobbs to the Eagles for two draft picks; as part of the trade, New England will receive a pair of fifth-round picks in Sunday’s NFL draft (#137 and #141).