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Jaworski says Jon Gruden would be interested in Eagles

Jaworski says Jon Gruden would be interested in Eagles

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…
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  • 76ers' Bynum still hoping for return this season

    76ers' Bynum still hoping for return this season

    ESPN.com nba.com Jan 7, 2013
    Andrew Bynum says his knees are better and he still plans on playing this season for the Philadelphia 76ers.
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  • Teams grumbling over breadth of Bears’, Eagles’ coaching search…

    Teams grumbling over breadth of Bears’, Eagles’ coaching searches

    profootballtalk.com Jan 7, 2013
    Two 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…
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  • Andy Reid: 'I leave Philadelphia saying that I gave it my all'

    Andy Reid: 'I leave Philadelphia saying that I gave it my all'

    Formally 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 …
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  • Jrue Holiday Should Be A NBA All-Star This Season

    Jrue Holiday Should Be A NBA All-Star This Season

    dimemag.com Jan 7, 2013
    Jrue 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 appa
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  • Rooney Rule a ‘ruse’ for Eagles, others?

    Rooney Rule a ‘ruse’ for Eagles, others?

    philly.com Jan 7, 2013
    The firings and hirings of NFL head coaches this month seems likely to result in fewer minorities in charge along the sidelines.
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  • Amaro: Smaller-scale deals 'essential' for Phillies

    Amaro: Smaller-scale deals 'essential' for Phillies

    MLB.com Jan 7, 2013
    The Phillies have four fresh faces headed to Clearwater, Fla., for Spring Training next month. They still hope to find a fifth.
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  • See A Coach You Like? Hope He Loses

    See A Coach You Like? Hope He Loses

    philly.com Jan 7, 2013
    Monday 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.
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  • Eagles coaching search: Moving on from Chip Kelly

    Eagles coaching search: Moving on from Chip Kelly

    philly.com ESPN.com Jan 7, 2013
    So where do the Eagles turn? They could always expand their search to include more candidates, but pay attention to these three names in particular.
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  • Eagles coaching candidate Bruce Arians hospitalized

    Eagles coaching candidate Bruce Arians hospitalized

    philly.com Jan 7, 2013
    BALTIMORE - 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 …
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  • Performance by Seahawks defense polishes coordinator Gus Bradle…

    Performance by Seahawks defense polishes coordinator Gus Bradley's resume

    philly.com Jan 7, 2013
    LANDOVER, Md. - Gus Bradley is expected to interview for the Eagles' coaching job this week. His Seahawks defense made quite a statement on Sunday.
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  • Video - Chiefs Introduce Andy Reid 00:46

    Chiefs Introduce Andy Reid

    Jan 7
    Andy Reid comments on his time in Philadelphia and what he feels he can do for the Chiefs.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategy

    Jan 7
    The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
  • Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike James

    Jan 7
    The Mavericks plan to sign Mike James to a 10-day contract, sources said.
  • Dallas Mavericks ink veteran guard Mike James

    Jan 7
    The Mavericks have signed Mike James to a 10-day contract.
  • Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    Jan 7
    Before 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 …