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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 $…
Share TweetMOBILE, 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 bShare TweetMOBILE, Ala. -- The Eagles have hired Dave Fipp to be their next special teams coordinator, according to several reports.Share TweetThe 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.Source: MLB.comShare TweetFor 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
The Super Bowl quarterbacks and the Eagles search for a quarterbackUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetBaltimore'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 "…Share TweetMOBILE, 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…Source: ESPN.com
NFC East links: Fast-paced EaglesUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetDallas 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…Source: ESPN.com
Inside the Phillies: Delmon Young works to change image after harassment incidentUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetGoogle 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.Share TweetMOBILE, Ala. - The Jacksonville Jaguars' new coach, Gus Bradley, reflected on a whirlwind week Tuesday as he watched a Senior Bowl practice.
Phil Jasner to be inducted into Big 5 Hall of FameUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetIT 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.