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Steve Spagnuolo is now available, sending a portion of Eagles fans into debate about the prospect of hiring the former Eagles linebackers coach/Giants defensive coordinator/Rams head coach/Saints defensive coordinator.
Spencer Hawes rode his Segway around Philadelphia 76ers’ practice (PHOTO)Updated Jan 25 Share TweetLooking good, Spencer Hawes. It's nice to see that you're not bored with (what appears to have been one of) your Christmas gifts after a month of playing with it, although I'm not entirely sure the Philadelphia 76ers love the precedent you're setting of…Source: yahoo.com
Dynasty Derailed: The Phillies won five straight NL East titles fro…Updated Jan 25 Share TweetThe Phillies won five straight NL East titles from 2007-11 but fell to .500 last year. They got Young this winter but not better and their report card reflects that, writes Jay Jaffe.Source: CNNSI.com
Ex-QB could be Eagles' fallback at tackleUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetMOBILE, Ala. - Got a line on a really good prospect at Senior Bowl practice this week. A few years ago, he was a junior-college quarterback. But he made the transition to the big time, and now everybody says he's looking like a first-rounder in the Apri…
Eagles Notebook: Unofficially working for EaglesUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetMOBILE, Ala. - The Eagles have made no announcements about Chip Kelly's staff, they say, because Kelly doesn't want to say anything until the staff is complete. And that apparently will be after the Super Bowl, assuming 49ers defensive backs coach Ed Do…Share TweetThe news of Mike Kafka's signing a futures contract with the New England Patriots on Thursday makes this a good time to revisit the Eagles' 2010 draft class - and specifically the fourth round.
Inside the Phillies: A third-place finish in offseason movesUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetBETHLEHEM, Pa. - The Phillies have not won the offseason. They have, in fact, finished third in the National League East, the same position they were stuck in when time expired on the 2012 season.
Chip Kelly's old pals still bullish on himUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetMANCHESTER, N.H. - The idea seemed sudden, immediate, the way so many of Chip Kelly's do. Truth is, the running of the bulls, the heart-in-your-throat panic-fest held annually the second week of July in Pamplona, Spain, was something the new Eagles coac…