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CNNSI.com May 2, 2013Al Harris didn't know how a ceremonial retirement was supposed to work and he didn't really care. All that mattered to the two-time Pro Bowl cornerback was that he was somehow able to say he retired as a member of the Green Bay Packers.Share Tweet
Earl Wolff Scouting Reporteaglesgab.com May 2, 2013College coaches loved S Earl Wolff’s character Previous scouting reports: Lane Johnson, Zach Ertz, Bennie Logan, Matt Barkley The Eagles waited until the fifth round to address their secondary, and did so by selecting N.C. State safety Earl Wolff. GenerShare TweetThe story is that Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy, age 24, was riding 32-year-old Eagles quarterback Michael Vick about his age and challenged him to a 40-yard dash. Vick managed to get coach Chip Kelly to allow it, and Vick went ahead and…Share Tweet
Sale set for Eagles single-game ticketsphilly.com May 2, 2013Eagles single-game tickets for all 10 home games will go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 9.Share Tweet
Lee says Phillies need to have 'more pride'ESPN.com May 2, 2013Cliff Lee said that the Philadelphia Phillies need to have "a little more pride" following their second straight lopsided loss to the Cleveland Indians.Share TweetMLB.com May 2, 2013The Indians on Thursday optioned Trevor Bauer to Triple-A Columbus, one day after he earned his first win with the Tribe in a spot start vs. the Phillies.Share Tweet
Kiper: Late-round steals for Skins, CowboysESPN.com May 2, 2013As he continues his review of last week's NFL draft, Mel Kiper Jr. has a list of players taken in rounds 4 through 7 who he thinks could make an impact this season. One Dallas Cowboys pick, one Philadelphia Eagles pick and three Washington Redskins got …Share TweetThe “everyone does it” defense may not keep the Eagles from being punished for negotiating with a potential undrafted free agent before the draft ended. To that the Saints would say, “Welcome to the club.” On Wednesday, NFL spokesman Greg Aiello tShare Tweet
NFL personnel guy likes Eagles' draftphilly.com May 2, 2013He is high on Lane Johnson and even the players selected in the seventh round. He says Matt Barkley's arm strength is suspect.Share Tweet
Inside the Huddle: Incoming Rookie ClassMay 2John Clayton goes deep on the impact next seasons's rookies will have on their respective teams. Clayton will surprise, with his defensive and offensive rookie of the year predictions, the running back draft in the first round, and rookie tight ends.
Vick Beats McCoy In 40-Yard DashMay 2Dan Graziano comments on the race held today between Michael Vick and LeSean McCoy as well as Vick's future with the Eagles.
Phillies Take Care Of MarlinsMay 2The Phillies record their fourth win in six games with a 7-2 victory over the Marlins.
Philadelphia Eagles' draft recapMay 2Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Zach Berman dives into the Philadelphia Eagles' draft class and talks about the reasons behind drafting quarterback Matt Barkley and which player will contribute immediately.