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Scouting the Eagles and Titans

Scouting the Eagles and Titans

philly.com Updated 2 hours ago
When the Eagles run The Eagles averaged 2.7 yards per carry in their last two games, both against teams ranked among the worst in the NFL in rushing defense. They can try to break that against the Titans' 31st-ranked rush defense, which allowed Steelers…
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  • Flyers use balanced offence to beat Blue Jackets 4-2, snap 4-ga…

    Flyers use balanced offence to beat Blue Jackets 4-2, snap 4-game skid

    NHL.com 3 hours ago
    PHILADELPHIA - Brayden Schenn, Mark Streit, Wayne Simmonds and Braydon Coburn all scored for the Philadelphia Flyers, who broke a season-worst, four-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night. Jakub...
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  • Knicks' Calderon makes debut against 76ers

    Knicks' Calderon makes debut against 76ers

    nba.com ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    Jose Calderon is making his season debut Saturday for the New York Knicks after missing the first 13 games with a strained right calf.
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  • Eric Bledsoe Says He Was Tipped Before Game About Nerlens Noel’…

    Eric Bledsoe Says He Was Tipped Before Game About Nerlens Noel’s Hard Foul

    dimemag.com 6 hours ago
    Last night Nerlens Noel dropped Eric Bledsoe to the hardwood not more than 30 seconds into the Suns-76ers game in Philadelphia. This came after Bledsoe had said his alum, Kentucky, could beat the 0-12 Sixers in a seven-game series. It was an embarrassin…
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  • Inside the Sixers:  No set date on Sixers' turnaround

    Inside the Sixers: No set date on Sixers' turnaround

    philly.com 6 hours ago
    NEW YORK - One of the biggest questions surrounding the 76ers is, when will the team's turnaround begin. The truth is, no one knows. Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie doesn't know. Nor does managing partner Josh Harris, CEO Scott O'Neil, or coach Brett …
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  • Miracle on Manchester to a silent Maple Leaf Square, the five g…

    Miracle on Manchester to a silent Maple Leaf Square, the five greatest NHL comebacks

    thehockeynews.com 11 hours ago
    In the Swedish third league on Wednesday, one of the most incredible comebacks in hockey history happened. Down 3-0 in the third period, IFK Arboga scored with just under 12 minutes left in the third period. Then they scored again 20 seconds later. And …
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  • Eagles first-round pick Smith still in process of getting playi…

    Eagles first-round pick Smith still in process of getting playing time

    philly.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    After switching from defensive end to linebacker, rookie Marcus Smith II is still learning his new position.
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  • Eagles guard Gardner building case to start

    Eagles guard Gardner building case to start

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Andrew Gardner was a member of the Texans for three years, and in just 10 games for the Eagles this season he has already played five times more than he did in Houston.
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  • Inside the Flyers:  Giroux's leadership is by example

    Inside the Flyers: Giroux's leadership is by example

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    There is a theory floating around that the Flyers are off to a poor start because Claude Giroux is not a good captain.
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  • Eagles season may hinge on which Sanchez shows up

    Eagles season may hinge on which Sanchez shows up

    philly.com ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Mark Sanchez's first day as a 28-year-old started in the afterglow of his first win as the Eagles' starting quarterback. He threw two touchdowns and did not turn the ball over in a Monday Night Football rout of Carolina, provoking interest in Sanchez th…
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  • Bounty Bowl legacy recalled 25 years later

    Bounty Bowl legacy recalled 25 years later

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Just days before the Eagles' 1989 Thanksgiving Day game in Dallas, as he dressed in Veterans Stadium's dank locker room, Mike Reichenbach wondered why Buddy Ryan was huddling with a backup linebacker, Jesse Small.
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  • Chip Kelly doesn't believe in trap games

    Chip Kelly doesn't believe in trap games

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Eagles play the Tennessee Titans, AFC South strangers with a 2-8 record, on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. About 96 hours after that game ends, the ball will be kicked off for the Eagles’ Thanksgiving Day matchup wit…
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  • K.J. McDaniels's Mom Is Sick And Tired Of The Sixers Tanking

    K.J. McDaniels's Mom Is Sick And Tired Of The Sixers Tanking

    deadspin.com dimemag.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    The tanking-ass Sixers are gross and bad , and this fact has not gone unnoticed by Sixers guard K.J. McDaniels's mom. Recently, she took to Twitter to let people know that she does not appreciate the Sixers' bullshit.Read more...
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  • Titans vs. Eagles preview

    Titans vs. Eagles preview

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    When: 1 p.m. ET, Sunday Where: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia TV: CBS The Philadelphia Eagles are bouncing back from a 53-20 trouncing in Green Bay last week. They need to regain their sense of confidence as they enter the part of their schedule …
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  • Can Eagles get Ertz, Sproles involved more?

    Can Eagles get Ertz, Sproles involved more?

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Zach Ertz played 64.2 percent of the Eagles' offensive snaps in their first four games. The second-year tight end has played 40.9 percent of the snaps in the last six.
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  • 'Legion of Doom' gets its day in the sun

    'Legion of Doom' gets its day in the sun

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    'Legion' line gets its due, but Eric Lindros issues not forgotten on night he and John LeClair enter Flyers' Hall.
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  • Culture of corrosion in the Sixers' organization

    Culture of corrosion in the Sixers' organization

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Can Brett Brown hold his few quality piece together during another losing season?
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  • Maybe Bledsoe's assessment of Sixers vs. Kentucky wasn't far of…

    Maybe Bledsoe's assessment of Sixers vs. Kentucky wasn't far off

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Suns' Eric Bledsoe said Kentucky could beat Sixers in a 7-game series, and given Sixers’ state, matchup might be close.
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  • Sanchez should get Birds back on track with win, & cover, o…

    Sanchez should get Birds back on track with win, & cover, over Titans

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Under Chip Kelly, Eagles are stellar against teams at or below .500, and that should continue against Tennessee.
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  • Eagles rookies don't measure up

    Eagles rookies don't measure up

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Unlike the previous 2 years, the 2014 draft class hasn't made a significant impact.
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  • Eagles' Gardner likely to replace Tobin

    Eagles' Gardner likely to replace Tobin

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Matt Tobin completed the concussion protocol, but Andrew Gardner is likely to start at right guard in his place.
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  • Birds' sack pack could have field day

    Birds' sack pack could have field day

    philly.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Titans QB Zach Mettenberger is a pure pocket passer, and the Eagles hope to collapse that pocket.
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  • Thursday's NHL Capsules

    Thursday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    PHILADELPHIA - Jason Zucker scored with 45.4 seconds left to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night. Nino Niederreiter had a goal and an assist, and Marco Scandella also scored for the Wild, wh...
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  • Phillies may find themselves priced out of Tomas bidding

    Phillies may find themselves priced out of Tomas bidding

    MLB.com Nov 21 (2 days ago)
    Some folks in baseball still consider the Phillies to be the favorites to sign Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas. But are they?
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  • Video - Knicks Snap Slide, Send 76ers To 0-13 01:01

    Knicks Snap Slide, Send 76ers To 0-13

    Nov 22
    The Knicks ended a two-game slide with a 91-83 win over the 76ers.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Tennessee Titans vs. Philadelphia Eagles 03:29

    'Playbook': Tennessee Titans vs. Philadelphia Eagles

    Nov 21
    The "Playbook" crew breaks down the Week 12 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Video - 76ers Coach On Who Would Win Vs. Kentucky 02:11

    76ers Coach On Who Would Win Vs. Kentucky

    Nov 21
    Suns guard Eric Bledsoe says Kentucky would wax the 76ers. 76ers coach Brett Brown is please his team gets to face Bledsoe on the court tonight.
  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 01:50

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Nov 21
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL.

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