Philadelphia Sports News and Rumors
Eagles intend on using 'dime' package more on defensephilly.com 2 hours agoEagles confident they have the personnel to be more productive in stopping opposing defenses this season.Upvote Share Tweet
Burton takes fringe role on Eagles seriouslyphilly.com 2 hours agoTrey Burton was a versatile player at Florida, and hopes that versatility will get him some playing time with the Eagles.Upvote Share Tweet
Roundup: Phillies Follow No-Hitter With Three-Hit Shutout of Bravesnytimes.com 5 hours agoKyle Kendrick went seven innings before relievers Ken Giles and Antonio Bastardo closed out Philadelphia’s win over Atlanta.Upvote Share Tweet
Eagles defense is geared to stop the runphilly.com 5 hours agoThe Eagles run a 3-4 base defense, and as long as Chip Kelly is head coach there is no going back to the 4-3.Upvote Share Tweetphilly.com 5 hours agoNolan Carroll will be the Eagles' kick returner in Sunday's season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars if wide receiver Josh Huff does not play, coach Chip Kelly said Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Eagles ready to take the wraps off Sprolesphilly.com 6 hours agoDarren Sproles could not contain his smile. He did not want to reveal what Eagles coach Chip Kelly has planned for him in the offense this season. He would only say that his preseason totals of nine carries and three catches were not even a glimpse of w…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 6 hours agoJustin Upton exited Tuesday night's game against the Phillies with a bruised left triceps muscle. The Braves said his status is day to day.Upvote Share TweetPat Gillick never left the Phillies, but he is back on a full-time basis after ownership asked him last week to be the organization's interim president while David Montgomery takes a medical leave of absence.Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies seek to integrate prospect Franco into lineupMLB.com 8 hours agoThe Phillies hope Maikel Franco is that young, impactful hitter they have been seeking for some time. He will get his opportunity to play this month.Upvote Share Tweet
Even Zac Rinaldo is surprised the Flyers re-signed Zac Rinaldo nowyahoo.com 10 hours agoZac Rinaldo was entering the final year of his contract with the Philadelphia Flyers and could have become a restricted free agent next summer. Perhaps sensing the confetti shower of offer sheets that would float down on him if he reached RFA status, th…Upvote Share Tweet
Nick Foles: McNabb 'entitled to opinion'ESPN.com 11 hours agoPHILADELPHIA -- During his years as the Philadelphia Eagles' franchise quarterback, Donovan McNabb had to listen to criticism from all over the place. From Rush Limbaugh to Bernard Hopkins, everyone had an opinion about McNabb. So it's either fitting or…Upvote Share TweetKyle Kendrick allowed only three hits in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Ruiz homered and drove in two runs, and the Philadelphia Phillies shut out the struggling Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Tuesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Eagles' offensive line poised to dominate againphilly.com Sep 2 (yesterday)An NFL scout evaluates the line that helped produce 2013s rushing and passing kings.Upvote Share Tweet
3 things we've learned about Chip Kellyphilly.com Sep 2 (yesterday)Entering his second season, Eagles coach Chip Kelly has established himself in several areas.Upvote Share Tweet
Eagles' Davis right man to lead the defensephilly.com Sep 1 (yesterday)Bill Davis might have been Chip Kelly's second choice as the Eagles' defensive coordinator. Might have even been his third. It really does not matter now because Davis is the defensive coordinator and has gained the trust of his offensive-minded boss.Upvote Share Tweet
Are Eagles' super ambitions realistic?philly.com Sep 1 (yesterday)Malcolm Jenkins didn't talk with Chip Kelly before he signed with the Eagles in March. The safety agreed to a contract less than an hour into free agency, so he wasn't afforded the opportunity to meet with his new coach.Upvote Share Tweet
Eagles add fifth-rounder Ed Reynolds to practice squadprofootballtalk.com Sep 1 (yesterday)The Eagles didn’t have room for fifth-round safety Ed Reynolds on their initial 53-man roster, but he’ll continue to get chances to show them what he can do on the field. Reynolds was one of eight players added to the team’s practice squad. The former S…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 1 (yesterday)When you see a player move from the Eagles to the Chiefs, the impulse is to say that Chiefs coach Andy Reid made the move because of some knowledge he gleaned while he was still in Philadelphia. That’s not the case with defensive lineman Damion Square, …Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies Blank BravesSep 2The Phillies held the Braves to three hits in their 4-0 win over Atlanta.
Hamels On Combined No-HitterSep 1Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels discusses coming out of the game after six innings and the team's combined no-hitter against the Braves.
Phillies Throw Combined No-HitterSep 1Cole Hamels pitched six innings and three relievers combined to throw the first combined no-hitter in franchise history.
Phillies Relievers Talk No-HitterSep 1Phillies relievers Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and Jonathan Papelbon discuss Philadelphia's combined no-hitter against Atlanta.
FIBA Basketball World Cup -- Derrick Rose to play in Team USA's next 2 gam…Sep 2In the latest significant step of his comeback, Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is on course to complete a three games-in-three nights test by week's end.
Peyton Manning, Are You Driven by the Nightmarish Super Bowl, or Have You …Sep 2.
NFL VP of Officiating Dean Blandino, How are Penalties Going to be Called …Sep 2.
Trying to Put the Instant Back in ReplaySep 1NEW YORK — In the Art McNally Game Day Central room inside the NFL offices on Park Avenue in midtown Manhattan, I learned over the weekend just how the new replay review system will work, ushered through the process by NFL vice president of officiating …