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Cullen Jenkins took advantage of the head start on free agency afforded by being released by the Eagles to pay a visit with the Giants. But according to multiple reports Friday afternoon, that visit has concluded with no deal. Mike Garafolo of USA Today…
Mullen, oldest living Phillies alumnus, passes awayUpdated Mar 1 Share TweetFord "Moon" Mullen, who became the oldest living Phillie when pitcher Freddy Schmidt died last fall, passed away on Thursday night. The resident of Stanwood, Wash., celebrated his 96th birthday with family and friends on Feb. 9.Source: MLB.comShare TweetWe’ve spent a lot of time talking about who the Eagles might play at quarterback next season and learned the names of a couple of players who won’t be helping the defense, but there hasn’t been a ton of discussion about just what the defense will lo
Halladay showing promising signs of return to formUpdated Mar 1 Share TweetIt might not yet be the time to proclaim that Roy Halladay is back to normal, but, as Phillies manager Charlie Manuel put it after Halladay's second start of the spring, "he's definitely getting there."Source: MLB.comShare TweetWe’ve found that there are two distinct camps when it comes to regarding Philadelphia 76ers, um, roster member Andrew Bynum. One group completely understands that Bynum, an unrestricted free agent this summer that has worked through a history of leg issShare TweetOut all season with bad knees, Andrew Bynum's latest setback may be the one that finally ends his year.Source: nba.com
Eagles' Jason Kelce expects full recovery in time for training campUpdated Mar 1 Share TweetJason Kelce walked across a stage at a local elementary school on Friday, showing no ill signs of a knee injury that halted his 2012 season in the second game.Share TweetLeSean McCoy has an idea who should be new coach Chip Kelly's starting quarterback with the Philadelphia Eagles next season: Michael Vick.Share TweetCLEARWATER, Fla. - Cole Hamels has pitched against the Atlanta Braves 28 times, more than any other opponent. Of the 10 batters he has faced the most, six of them played for the Braves.
Eagles work out former Tulsa quarterback G.J. KinneUpdated Mar 1 Share TweetThe Eagles worked out quarterback G.J. Kinne on Thursday and are expected to sign him once procedural issues are cleared up.Share TweetWith 2:15 left in the third quarter at the United Center last night, the Bulls and Sixers made their ways to the proper benches for a TV timeout. It w...Source: grantland.com
Andrew Bynum Has Another SetbackMar 1Andrew Bynum suffers another setback in recovery from knee injuries.
NFL32OT: McCoy Wants Vicks As StarterMar 1Mel Kiper Jr. breaks down why Manti Te'o dropped.
Grapefruit ObservationsMar 1Tim Kurkjian spring training observations from Florida.
How will Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, running back LeSean McCoy fare in Chip Kelly's systemMar 1Daniel Jeremiah looks at how Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick and running back LeSean McCoy will fit into new head coach Chip Kelly's system.
Lou Amundson to sign 10-day contract with Chicago BullsMar 1Former Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Lou Amundson will sign a 10-day contract with the Chicago Bulls, according to his agent, Mark Bartelstein.
Lou Amundson signs 10-day contract with Chicago BullsMar 1Former Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Lou Amundson signed a 10-day contract with the Chicago Bulls.
The Sports Guy breaks down the best contracts in basketballMar 1With the NBA's new collective bargaining agreement in full swing, it's all about the contracts.