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Delmon Young can earn an additional $600,000 if he loses eight …

Delmon Young can earn an additional $600,000 if he loses eight pounds - and keeps them off

yahoo.com CNNSI.com deadspin.com Updated Jan 23, 2013
The Philadelphia Phillies will weigh slugger Delmon Young on six occasions of their choice this season, the Associated Press and others have reported. If he makes the required weight each time, he'll be paid an extra $600,000 this season on top of the $…
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  • Central Michigan tackle Eric Fisher could be Eagles' radar

    Central Michigan tackle Eric Fisher could be Eagles' radar

    philly.com Jan 23, 2013
    MOBILE, Ala. — Right up there along with who the Eagles intend to have at quarterback next season is the question of their health and strength on the offensive line. Three of their starters on the line, including All Pro left tackle Jason Peters, will b
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  • Reports: Philadelphia Eagles hire Dave Fipp as special teams co…

    Reports: Philadelphia Eagles hire Dave Fipp as special teams coordinator

    MOBILE, Ala. -- The Eagles have hired Dave Fipp to be their next special teams coordinator, according to several reports.
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  • Asche getting big chance with Phils this spring

    Asche getting big chance with Phils this spring

    MLB.com Jan 23, 2013
    The Phillies announced Wednesday that Cody Asche was among six additional non-roster invitees to big league camp in Clearwater, Fla. It's just the latest signal that the Phils are hoping that Asche could be their third baseman of the future.
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  • Kelly’s convinced he can convince players of his pace

    Kelly’s convinced he can convince players of his pace

    For new Eagles coach Chip Kelly, questions abound. He’s still trying to fill a staff and figure out what to do about quarterback, but he also has to wonder about how fast he can go with his team this offseason. One of the signatures of Kelly’s team at
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  • The Super Bowl quarterbacks and the Eagles search for a quarter…

    The Super Bowl quarterbacks and the Eagles search for a quarterback

    philly.com Jan 23, 2013
    Baltimore's Joe Flacco and San Francisco's Colin Kaepernick are the two quarterbacks in the Super Bowl. Neither has reached a Pro Bowl -- yet. (Kaepernick is in his first season as a starter.) During the next two weeks, the talking point topic of "…
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  • Will Cowboys' changes stop RG3, Kelly?

    Will Cowboys' changes stop RG3, Kelly?

    ESPN.com Jan 23, 2013
    MOBILE, Ala. -- Late Tuesday night, Monte Kiffin and Chip Kelly shared a beer and some conversation. Before Kiffin, the Dallas Cowboys' newly hired defensive coordinator, left for the night, he hugged Kelly, the new coach of the Philadelphia Eagles. Kif…
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  • NFC East links: Fast-paced Eagles

    NFC East links: Fast-paced Eagles

    ESPN.com Jan 23, 2013
    Dallas Cowboys After Jay Ratliff's DWI arrest -- in an incident that took place less than two months and just a few miles from where teammate Jerry Brown lost his life in a drunken-driving accident involving a car driven by Cowboy Josh Brent -- Todd Arc…
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  • Inside the Phillies: Delmon Young works to change image after h…

    Inside the Phillies: Delmon Young works to change image after harassment incident

    philly.com Jan 23, 2013
    Google Delmon Young's name and, among the words that pop up next to it, are hate crime. Add the letter A after Young's name in the world's most popular search engine and you'll find the words arrested, anti-Semitic and assault on your screen.
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  • Eagles Notes: New Jaguars coach Gus Bradley says Eagles were 'f…

    Eagles Notes: New Jaguars coach Gus Bradley says Eagles were 'first-class'

    philly.com Jan 23, 2013
    MOBILE, Ala. - The Jacksonville Jaguars' new coach, Gus Bradley, reflected on a whirlwind week Tuesday as he watched a Senior Bowl practice.
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  • Phil Jasner to be inducted into Big 5 Hall of Fame

    Phil Jasner to be inducted into Big 5 Hall of Fame

    philly.com Jan 23, 2013
    IT ONLY seemed like Phil Jasner covered the 76ers forever. In fact, he once wrote about the Big 5. And he did it with the same passion he brought to the NBA. Friday, Jasner will be inducted into the Big 5 Hall of Fame at a Palestra luncheon.
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