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nytimes.com Updated Mar 7, 2013
The 49ers should maintain their dominance, with the Falcons at their heels if Tony Gonzalez returns, while the Eagles are rebooting with a new coach, and the Saints with a familiar one.
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  • Report: Philadelphia Eagles to work out Arizona quarterback Mat…

    Report: Philadelphia Eagles to work out Arizona quarterback Matt Scott

    philly.com Mar 7, 2013
    They 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.
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  • Eagles With Reported Interest In RT Eric Winston

    Eagles With Reported Interest In RT Eric Winston

    The 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 teams
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  • Ian Thomsen: Questions remain, but Lakers always know they can …

    Ian Thomsen: Questions remain, but Lakers always know they can count on Kobe

    CNNSI.com Mar 7, 2013
    NEW 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.
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  • The case for the World Baseball Classic

    The case for the World Baseball Classic

    CNNSI.com Mar 7, 2013
    Some 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.
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  • Breakfast links: Eagles to stay aggressive

    Breakfast links: Eagles to stay aggressive

    ESPN.com Mar 7, 2013
    Washington 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 …
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  • Spring Headlines: Phillies, Nationals add fuel to budding rival…

    Spring Headlines: Phillies, Nationals add fuel to budding rivalry; Ryan Westmoreland announces retirement

    yahoo.com Mar 7, 2013
    Things 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 Philade
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  • Inside the Phillies: Phillies and Nationals get an early start …

    Inside the Phillies: Phillies and Nationals get an early start on hostilities

    philly.com Mar 7, 2013
    CLEARWATER, 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.
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  • Eagles have plenty of choices if they want to sign a safety in …

    Eagles have plenty of choices if they want to sign a safety in free agency

    philly.com Mar 7, 2013
    The 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.
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  • Video - MLB Cold Hard Facts 02:10

    MLB Cold Hard Facts

    Mar 7
    Curt Schilling on Mariano Rivera's legacy, injuries facing the Yankees and the Phillies' rivalry with the Nationals.

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