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Report: Philadelphia Eagles to work out Arizona quarterback Matt ScottUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetThey just signed former Tulsa quarterback G.J. Kinne - their fifth passer - earlier in the week. But that doesn't mean Chip Kelly and the Birds aren't interested in Nick Foles' successor at Arizona, Matt Scott.Share TweetThe Chiefs released right tackle Eric Winston on Wednesday, a big free agent signing a year ago from Houston who didn’t get off to a great start in his new home. Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News reports the Eagles were one of the first two teamsShare TweetNEW ORLEANS -- Kobe Bryant's shooting elbow had been injured Tuesday night in a loss at Oklahoma City. When Mike D'Antoni sought him out the next day, Bryant's answer was abrupt and soothing.Source: CNNSI.com
The case for the World Baseball ClassicUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetSome stars will be missing from this year's World Baseball Classic, but that shouldn't dissuade baseball fans from watching. Tom Verducci makes his case for the tournament.Source: CNNSI.com
Breakfast links: Eagles to stay aggressiveUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetWashington Redskins Could Fred Davis' injury, combined with his ... um ... quirky off-field history combine to make him cheap enough for the Redskins to keep their dynamic tight end? John Keim examines the issue from many different angles. The one-year …Source: ESPN.com
Spring Headlines: Phillies, Nationals add fuel to budding rivalry; Ryan Westmoreland announces retirementUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetThings are getting contentious down in spring training - and it’s only March 7. First we had the designated hitter dispute between managers Kirk Gibson and Dusty Baker. Now we have a continuation of the National League East rivalry between the PhiladeSource: yahoo.com
Inside the Phillies: Phillies and Nationals get an early start on hostilitiesUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetCLEARWATER, Fla. - This time, it was a purpose pitch from Roy Halladay that got the blood flowing in a burgeoning rivalry between the Phillies and the Washington Nationals.
Eagles have plenty of choices if they want to sign a safety in free agencyUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetThe stars have aligned. The Eagles need starting safeties - again. More than a handful of proven starters are waiting to be snatched up in free agency. And the Eagles have more than enough salary-cap space to sign one of the top talents.
MLB Cold Hard FactsMar 7Curt Schilling on Mariano Rivera's legacy, injuries facing the Yankees and the Phillies' rivalry with the Nationals.
Weekend Dime: What The Scouts Are SayingMar 7Daily Dime
The Sports Guy: GM-apaloozaMar 7It didn't get much attention, but Bill Simmons moderated the first-annual Atrocious GM Summit.