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LeSean McCoy doesn’t care who the quarterback will beUpdated Jun 20 Share Tweet
There’s now a third camp in the Eagles’ quarterback controversy controversy. Some players, like quarterback Mike Vick and receiver DeSean Jackson, want coach Chip Kelly to pick a starter before training camp. Others, like guard Evan Mathis, want Kelly t…
Amaro: Lee, Papelbon not on trade marketUpdated Jun 20 Share TweetWhile the Philadelphia Phillies struggle to achieve even a winning record, speculation persists that Cliff Lee and Jonathan Papelbon will be available before next month's non-waiver trade deadline.Source: ESPN.com
Hot ticket in Philly: We’re talking about practiceUpdated Jun 20 Share TweetThe Eagles didn’t do much for history and tradition by moving their training camp from Lehigh to Lincoln Financial Field. But they’re making it possible for more people see them. According to Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News, the Eagles have alr…Source: profootballtalk.com
Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito might have worn a Phillies jersey under judge’s robesUpdated Jun 20 Share TweetU.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito threw out a ceremonial first pitch at the Texas Rangers game Wednesday — it was outside, but at least he made it without a bounce — and he also answered a few baseball questions from the assembled media. As report…Source: yahoo.com
M. Young joins 1,000 RBI club on two-run homerUpdated Jun 20 Share TweetPhillies third baseman Michael Young drove in his 1,000th and 1,001st career runs when he connected on a two-run homer during Philadelphia's 6-2 loss to Washington in 11 innings on Wednesday to become the 242nd Major League player to reach the 1,000 car…Source: MLB.com
Not-so-surprising finishUpdated Jun 20 Share TweetAnother game, another loss, and the Phillies continue to show they are a middle-of-the-road team.
For Saltveit, Eagles' Kelly an open bookUpdated Jun 20 Share TweetMark Saltveit, a huge Oregon football fan, has written 'The Tao of Chip Kelly.'Share TweetBret Munsey has been hired as a the Birds' college scout for the Mid-Atlantic region.
Linc a site for more eyesUpdated Jun 20 Share TweetThe Eagles say about 130,000 free tickets to the five training camp dates at Lincoln Financial Field have been distributed.
2013 NBA playoffs -- say so long to Spurs as we know them?Jun 20San Antonio didn't look like same team that brought it to Game 7 of NBA Finals.
NBA unlikely to approve moves involving Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Cli…Jun 20The proposed trade of Kevin Garnett to the Los Angeles Clippers and corresponding transaction that would transport Doc Rivers from the Boston Celtics bench to L.A.'s are unlikely to be approved by the league office, according to sources close to the pro…
Los Angeles Clippers focused on getting Doc Rivers from Boston Celtics, ma…Jun 20The Los Angeles Clippers have a new strategy in the wake of David Stern's public comments Thursday expressing serious misgivings about the legitimacy of the proposed trade of Kevin Garnett and corresponding transaction that would transport Doc Rivers fr…
NFL - Fullback, tight end positions in transitionJun 20While the role of fullbacks has been marginalized, the importance of tight ends continues to increase, writes John Clayton.