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Ravens LBs coach Ted Monachino latest candidate as Eagles' defe…

Ravens LBs coach Ted Monachino latest candidate as Eagles' defensive coordinator search reaches Super Bowl week

philly.com Updated Jan 27, 2013
NEW ORLEANS — For the second time in three years the Eagles are without a defensive coordinator as Super Bowl week opens. The delay in naming one has many speculating that new coach Chip Kelly has his eye on one of the assistant coaches preparing for Su
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  • Ian Thomsen: Celtics spoil Allen's return, must regroup after l…

    Ian Thomsen: Celtics spoil Allen's return, must regroup after losing Rondo

    CNNSI.com Jan 27, 2013
    BOSTON -- A roar went up for Rajon Rondo in the second overtime of what his teammates hoped would be their breakthrough win of this troubled season. Rondo was sitting in a corner of the arena near the players' exit in his winter coat with a scarf around…
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  • Now What?: The Celts rallied for a 100-98 double-OT win over……

    Now What?: The Celts rallied for a 100-98 double-OT win over…

    CNNSI.com Jan 27, 2013
    The Celts rallied for a 100-98 double-OT win over the Heat. But with Rajon Rondo being out the rest of the year with a torn ACL, Ian Thomsen says Boston's outlook has changed.
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  • LeSean McCoy fights with baby mama on Twitter, deletes account

    LeSean McCoy fights with baby mama on Twitter, deletes account

    philly.com Jan 27, 2013
    LeSean "Shady" McCoy lived up to his nickname Saturday night when he embarked on a Twitter battle with his baby mama, calling her names and insisting his followers also harass her on the social media site. A few hours later, the Eagles running…
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  • Infection in foot forces Todd Herremans to have surgery

    Infection in foot forces Todd Herremans to have surgery

    profootballtalk.com Jan 27, 2013
    Eagles tackle Todd Herremans had a bit of a hitch in his recovery from the dislocated bone in his foot that ended his 2012 season early. Geoff Mosher of CSNPhilly.com reports that Herremans recently needed to have a surgical procedure on the foot after …
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  • LeSean McCoy Sics Twitter Army On His "Broke, Worthless&qu…

    LeSean McCoy Sics Twitter Army On His "Broke, Worthless" Babymama After She Accuses Him Of Being A Deadbeat Dad

    deadspin.com Jan 27, 2013
    Look, we have no idea if LeSean McCoy is a deadbeat dad. The mother of his child LeSean McCoy Jr. is alleging that to be the case-and a whole lot more. Indeed, in a bizarre battle that resulted in McCoy deleting his twitter account, the babymama (known
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  • Mayberry excited about new teammates

    Mayberry excited about new teammates

    MLB.com Jan 27, 2013
    John Mayberry is looking forward to being a part of a Phillies outfield with some new faces in 2013.
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  • One GM says Eagles' Chip Kelly will be successful, but be patie…

    One GM says Eagles' Chip Kelly will be successful, but be patient

    philly.com Jan 27, 2013
    Have you had a chance to catch your breath? Chip Kelly scoffed at the question. "We're not running 40s," he said.
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  • Inside the Phillies: World Baseball Classic draws little intere…

    Inside the Phillies: World Baseball Classic draws little interest in the U.S.

    philly.com Jan 27, 2013
    You can't blame the World Baseball Classic website - worldbaseballclassic.com - for trying. When the provisional rosters for the 16-nation tournament were announced recently, the site declared that "there is no shortage of big-name stars on the ros…
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  • Jrue Holiday Destroys The Knicks; Kyrie Irving Breaks Toronto’s…

    Jrue Holiday Destroys The Knicks; Kyrie Irving Breaks Toronto’s Heart

    dimemag.com Jan 27, 2013
    The NBA All-Star Game is a showcase normally reserved for the great players who actually win games, and yet we haven’t heard one complaint about how Jrue Holiday is going to Houston next month. He’s been so good this season (remember, this cat is stil
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Are you ready? Super Bowl XLVII week is off and running

    Jan 27
    NEW ORLEANS -- Ready to get beaten over the head with the Harbaughs, Ray Lewis past and present and a whole lot of players saying a whole lot of nothing? Well, it's Super Bowl week, and the bad news for you is that the one thing I noticed in my few hour…
  • Adande: Kobe Bryant brings a new approach to floundering franchise

    Jan 27
    With Kobe Bryant channeling his inner Magic Johnson, have the Lakers found the right formula? Or is this fancy passing just a passing fancy? J.A. Adande explores.