Oct 072010
Eagles tab Fokou to stiffen run defense

October 7 Philadelphia Daily News: “Well, we haven’t seen Jeremiah Trotter down at NovaCare yet this season. It’s early, though. The Eagles’ never-ending quest to field a linebacking corps that can stop the run and keep tight ends from frolicking through the secondary took another turn yesterday, a familiar one. Moise Fokou, the 2009 seventh-round [More…]

Aug 272010
For Eagles, More Than A Win At Stake Vs. Chiefs

August 27 Philadelphia Daily News “The Eagles still have those 13 drafted rookies, plus a handful of undrafted newcomers, who remain in the hunt for roster spots. For several players, this youth wave is bound to have a ripple effect, endangering what looked to be secure positions a month ago, when training camp began. Moise [More…]

Aug 012010
Fokou An Option As A Pass Rusher?  Jordan at SAM?

August 1 philadelphiaeagles.com It was a surprise to not see Stewart Bradley work with the defense on Sunday morning, until we learned that he suffered a hamstring spasm. Alongside Omar Gaither, who was the first-team MIKE linebacker, was another surprise – Akeem Jordan working in on the strong side. The biggest surprise of all came [More…]

Jul 242010
Eagles' Fokou impresses at Linebacker

July 24 Inquirer When he arrived at training camp last year, Moise Fokou was a seventh-round draft pick, the last player the Eagles had selected, and battling to make his first NFL roster. He enters training camp 2010 as the front-runner to start at strong-side linebacker, hoping to help stabilize a linebacking corps marked by [More…]