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Eagles expected to sign Dennis Dixon after Super Bowl

Eagles expected to sign Dennis Dixon after Super Bowl

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 30, 2013
Florio speculated just last week that former Oregon quarterback Dennis Dixon - currently of the Baltimore Ravens’ practice squad - could reunite with college coach Chip Kelly in Philadelphia. There is now substance to support that speculation. Per G
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  • Fans petition Eagles to bring back kelly green uniforms

    Fans petition Eagles to bring back kelly green uniforms

    philly.com Jan 30, 2013
    Do you want the Eagles to bring back those bodacious kelly green jerseys? Well, you're not the only one. Cranekicker, the local twitter personality and Zoo With Roy contributor, has written a letter to Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie petitioning that the Bir…
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  • Ted Monachino respects Chip Kelly but has not talked to Eagles

    Ted Monachino respects Chip Kelly but has not talked to Eagles

    profootballtalk.com Jan 30, 2013
    Ravens linebackers coach Ted Monachino is aware of the reports that he could be the Eagles’ next defensive coordinator, but he says media reports are all he knows about it. “I haven’t been contacted and neither has the club. I’m doing everything I
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  • Denver mayor pays off bet by doing Ray Lewis’ squirrel dance in…

    Denver mayor pays off bet by doing Ray Lewis’ squirrel dance in his office

    yahoo.com Jan 30, 2013
    First of all, mayor bets on football games are stupid. We don't care if Philadelphia's mayor will ship cheese steaks to Green Bay if the Packers win, and Green Bay's mayor will send cheese wheels to Philly if the Eagles win, or whatever lame local cuisi…
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  • Juan Castillo thinks he’ll work with Reid again one day

    Juan Castillo thinks he’ll work with Reid again one day

    When Juan Castillo was fired as the Eagles’ defensive coordinator during the season, you could have won some good money betting that he’d be at the Super Bowl as anything other than a spectator. Castillo is there with the Ravens in a consulting role t
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  • Chip Kelly doesn't need a fast QB

    Chip Kelly doesn't need a fast QB

    ESPN.com Jan 30, 2013
    The guys at the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Philadelphia Daily News are doing a fine job of digging into Chip Kelly's coaching past for clues about how the Philadelphia Eagles will look with Kelly as their coach. The latest example this morning comes …
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  • Garrett Celek: Brent 'jealous'

    Garrett Celek: Brent 'jealous'

    philly.com Jan 30, 2013
    NEW ORLEANS - Brent Celek has played in 95 games in six seasons for the Eagles, an even 100 if you count the playoffs. Hasn't ever had a chance to do what his younger brother Garrett might do this week - win the Super Bowl.
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  • Super Bowl assistants mum on Eagles' DC job

    Super Bowl assistants mum on Eagles' DC job

    philly.com Jan 30, 2013
    NEW ORLEANS - The last time reporters from Philadelphia went traipsing around interviewing Super Bowl assistants they thought might be potential Eagles defensive coordinators, Andy Reid cut the whole business short by hiring Juan Castillo.
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  • Video - Holiday Leads 76ers Past Wizards 01:11

    Holiday Leads 76ers Past Wizards

    Jan 30
    Jrue Holiday scores 21 points in 76ers' 92-84 win over Wizards.

Sports Columnists

  • Super Bowl XLVII -- Ravens, 49ers power their way to the Super Bowl

    Jan 30
    Fans of old-school football should rejoice about the Ravens-49ers matchup. It should be power football at its finest.
  • Sources -- Memphis Grizzlies agree in principle to trade Rudy Gay to Toron…

    Jan 30
    The Memphis Grizzlies and Toronto Raptors have agreed in principle on a trade that will send leading scorer Rudy Gay to the Raptors, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
  • Don Banks: Homegrown or imported, 49ers are loaded with blue-chip talent

    Jan 30
    NEW ORLEANS -- The Cain and Abel coaching subplot in this year's Super Bowl is undeniably the most irresistible in NFL history, but it's still the playing talent that decides championships in football, and that's where the San Francisco 49ers have almos…