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LeSean McCoy doesn’t care who the quarterback will be
profootballtalk.com Updated Jun 20, 2013
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…Upvote Share Tweet
Amaro: Lee, Papelbon not on trade marketESPN.com Updated Jun 20, 2013While 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Hot ticket in Philly: We’re talking about practiceprofootballtalk.com Updated Jun 20, 2013The 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito might have worn a Phillies jersey under judge’s robesyahoo.com Updated Jun 20, 2013U.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…Upvote Share Tweet
M. Young joins 1,000 RBI club on two-run homerMLB.com Updated Jun 20, 2013Phillies 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Not-so-surprising finishAnother game, another loss, and the Phillies continue to show they are a middle-of-the-road team.Upvote Share Tweet
For Saltveit, Eagles' Kelly an open bookMark Saltveit, a huge Oregon football fan, has written 'The Tao of Chip Kelly.'Upvote Share TweetBret Munsey has been hired as a the Birds' college scout for the Mid-Atlantic region.Upvote Share Tweet
Linc a site for more eyesThe Eagles say about 130,000 free tickets to the five training camp dates at Lincoln Financial Field have been distributed.Upvote Share Tweet
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.