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Largely ignored for the first week of the 2013 hiring cycle, former Raiders and Buccaneers coach Jon Gruden seems to be doing his damnedest to create a market where none apparently exists. Via John Clark of NBC10 in Philly, former in-booth partner Ron J…Upvote Share Tweet
Andrew Bynum says his knees are better and he still plans on playing this season for the Philadelphia 76ers.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Jan 7, 2013Two head-coaching jobs have been filled, and five (for now) remain vacant. Two of the teams still looking have caused some grumbling in NFL circles over the width of their nets. Per a league source, some teams believe the Bears and Eagles are employing…Upvote Share TweetFormally introduced as the Chiefs new head coach, only one week after the Eagles fired him, Andy Reid said he had no regrets after 14 years in Philadelphia. "I don't. I can leave Philadelphia saying that I gave it my all," Reid said on Monday …Upvote Share Tweet
Jrue Holiday Should Be A NBA All-Star This Seasondimemag.com Updated Jan 7, 2013Jrue Holiday’s All-Star consideration has never been much of one in his first three seasons in the NBA. At 19, he was still figuring out his style while turning the ball over more frequently than he handled it. As his obvious talent has become more appaUpvote Share Tweet
Rooney Rule a ‘ruse’ for Eagles, others?The firings and hirings of NFL head coaches this month seems likely to result in fewer minorities in charge along the sidelines.Upvote Share Tweet
Amaro: Smaller-scale deals 'essential' for PhilliesMLB.com Updated Jan 7, 2013The Phillies have four fresh faces headed to Clearwater, Fla., for Spring Training next month. They still hope to find a fifth.Upvote Share Tweet
See A Coach You Like? Hope He LosesMonday update on the Eagles' coaching search: have to think Denver offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and Seattle defensive coordinator Gus Bradley look like the top candidates now.Upvote Share TweetSo where do the Eagles turn? They could always expand their search to include more candidates, but pay attention to these three names in particular.Upvote Share TweetBALTIMORE - Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano said offensive coordinator Bruce Arians was doing "fine" and was expected to be released from the hospital Monday after Arians missed Sunday's 24-9 playoff loss to the Baltimore Ravens at …Upvote Share Tweet
Performance by Seahawks defense polishes coordinator Gus Bradley's resumeLANDOVER, Md. - Gus Bradley is expected to interview for the Eagles' coaching job this week. His Seahawks defense made quite a statement on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Chiefs Introduce Andy ReidJan 7Andy Reid comments on his time in Philadelphia and what he feels he can do for the Chiefs.
NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategyJan 7The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike JamesJan 7The Mavericks plan to sign Mike James to a 10-day contract, sources said.
Dallas Mavericks ink veteran guard Mike JamesJan 7The Mavericks have signed Mike James to a 10-day contract.
Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card WeekendJan 7Before we examine the final Ray Day in Baltimore and the Shanahan-RGIII race to blame in Washington (and elsewhere) and what in the world got into Chip Kelly, this observation about Wild-Card Weekend: That was some lousy football. It got me to thinking …