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Davis: Chip does more for players than anybody
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Eagles defensive coordinator Bill Davis was asked about how Chip Kelly relates to players, in the wake of allegations that Kelly is too much of a control freak or even has trouble relating to black players. Davis said the criticisms make little sense to…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Is the time right to trade Shea Weber?thehockeynews.com 4 hours agoWhile the Nashville Predators matched a 14-year, $110-million offer sheet for captain Shea Weber from the Philadelphia Flyers in July 2012, he’s remained the subject of annual off-season trade speculation. Weber’s value to the Predators and the expense …Share Tweet
Chip Kelly: I don’t hide my personal life, but it’s bizarre anyone caresprofootballtalk.com 5 hours agoEagles coach Chip Kelly says that contrary to common belief, the recent revelation that he was once married wasn’t something that he’s been hiding. It’s just something he doesn’t care to discuss publicly. Kelly says that if people are interested in his …Share Tweet
What We Learned: What Jake Voracek tells us about usage and player valueyahoo.com 8 hours agoLate last week, Jakub Voracek signed a hefty contract extension with the Philadelphia Flyers that made him a player with the 10th-highest cap hit in the league (tied with Eric Staal and Ryan Getzlaf). The initial reaction most people had to that deal pr…Share TweetOn the Eagles first day of training camp, former Ram Sam Bradford took first-team reps as QB.Share TweetNow-Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin brought up an old topic when his initial remarks on being traded from the Eagles suggested that coach Chip Kelly wasn’t comfortable with black men. But upon arriving at Steelers camp, Boykin tried to clarify his re…Share Tweet
Eagles Notebook: Back on field, Moffitt in shape, ready to performphilly.com 15 hours agoThe guard who has battled drug usage, been arrested and quit the NFL since 2013 now suits up as a Bird.Share Tweet
Eagles training camp: August 2philly.com 22 hours agoSunday was the first day of Eagles Camp at the Nova Care CenterShare Tweetphilly.com 23 hours agoThe speculation can stop: Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks will not be traded, coach Chip Kelly said Sunday. "Mychal Kendricks is not going anywhere," Kelly said. "I can tell you that right now. You can write that down in ink, not pencil."Share Tweet
Peterson, Teheran Lead Braves Past Phillies 6-2nytimes.com Aug 2 (yesterday)Jace Peterson had three hits, including a three-run home run, and Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings to lead the Atlanta Braves to a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 2 (yesterday)Chip Kelly might be a bit crazy when it comes to personnel moves, but that doesn't make the Philadelphia Eagles coach a racist, no matter how hard people pitch that controversy. Running back LeSean McCoy was first to insinuate Kelly was racist, likely b…Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 2 (yesterday)Parting is such sweet sorrow, even when we're fully prepared for the new road ahead. On Saturday, Cole Hamels officially started his new journey with the Texas Rangers exactly one week to the day after his historic final appearance with the Philadelphia…Share Tweet
Getting To Know: Ed Hospodarthehockeynews.com Aug 2 (yesterday)Status: Former NHL defenseman for New York Rangers, Hartford, Philadelphia, Minnesota, Buffalo from 1979-1988. Ht: 6-foot-2 Wt: 210 pounds DOB: Feb. 9, 1959 In: Bowling Green, Ohio Early Hockey Memory: “Waking up in the morning and going with my brother…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 2 (yesterday)Guard Evan Mathis was set to make $5.5 million for the Eagles this season, but stayed away from Philly during offseason workouts before being released amid conflicting accounts about whether or not that’s what he wanted. Mathis hasn’t landed another job…Share Tweet
Competition opens, but it's Sam Bradford's job to loseAug 2ESPN Eagles reporter Phil Sheridan says that while Bradford may be in an open competition with Mark Sanchez, it is Bradford's job to lose. After trading for Bradford, coach Chip Kelly wants and needs Bradford to be the Eagles' starting quarterback.
Eagles QBs on getting repsAug 2Sam Bradford and Mark Sanchez discuss training camp on Sunday, when Bradford worked with the first team.
Chip Kelly addresses Boykin tradeAug 2Eagles coach Chip Kelly discusses the Steelers' interest in obtaining Brandon Boykin and why Philadelphia finally decided to trade the cornerback.
Steelers trade for Eagles CB Brandon BoykinAug 1ESPN's Jeremy Fowler says the Steelers' offense is too good to be handcuffed by problems in the secondary, prompting team brass to create more competition with a trade.
5-on-5: Biggest fallersJul 30After starting 24-8 last season, Toronto played .500 ball the rest of the way. With a planned transition to a new defensive identity this year, J.A. A...
5-on-5: Biggest risers, fallers for 2015-16 NBA seasonJul 28After a summer of deals, which teams are on the inside track to success next season and which are headed for a down year? Our 5-on-5 panel weighs in.
The MMQB MailbagJul 22Today is a good day for logic around the NFL. Because: • The Tennessee Titans on Tuesday signed the second pick in the draft, quarterback Marcus Mariota, meaning that five days before the first practice of the NFL preseason, all 32 first-round picks hav…
Adande: Jordan wouldn't let pride get in the wayJul 21The healthiest sign in DeAndre Jordan's return engagement with the Clippers is that the final decision was made for the right reasons, overcoming what would have been a prideful mistake.