When it comes to Matt Patricia, it’s clear that he doesn’t have any answers. You might not even know the questions yet.
Whatever has gone wrong for the Eagles in the second half of this season – injuries, age, confusion, lack of Plan B – it’s a pretty clear signal to everyone on the team that the coach doesn’t know what to do and is in panic mode when it comes to Matt Patricia. The players are neither dumb nor blind when it comes to football. They know that this idiot in Detroit has completely failed, and they can see the turnaround the Lions (the Lions!) have had under his tutelage. They know that returning to New England didn’t make things better for him, as Bill Belichik thought he could play coordinator a go go and take them somewhere. And they know that it will be chaos if he gets the keys to both sides of the ball. And it was. – Sam Fels Read more