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LANDOVER, Md. -- In the final minutes of a lopsided loss to the Washington Redskins, with the Philadelphia Eagles trailing by 25 points, running back LeSean McCoy suffered a concussion. There was no immediate word on the long-term implications for McCoy…
Share TweetThe Eagles got blown out of the building by the Redskins on Sunday, a result that was bad news for coach Andy Reid. It’s now six straight losses for the Eagles and the margin of defeat keeps getting bigger. Owner Jeffrey Lurie made it clear that the tea
Turner, Sixers hand Cavaliers sixth straight lossUpdated Nov 18, 2012 Share TweetEvan Turner had 19 points and nine assists to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the reeling Cleveland Cavaliers 86-79 Sunday night.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetOnce again Sunday the Eagles came out with thoughts of playing well and ending their losing streak, and just like in weeks past, they were well short of their goal of winning. Now the big question for all involved — will Andy Reid make it to the end ofShare TweetMike Vick’s concussion symptoms could be subsiding quickly. With the Eagles struggling (again) on offense and defense and rookie quarterback Nick Foles not playing very well, the Eagles no longer have any reason to overstate the condition of Vick followShare TweetMIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Marlins are planning on having Juan Pierre take a physical on Monday, amid reports that they have agreed on a $1.6 million, one-year deal that would reunite them with the 35-year-old outfielder.Source: CNNSI.com
Plenty of quarterbacks could be available in the offseasonUpdated Nov 18, 2012 Share TweetAs we get closer to the end of the regular season, and the coaching changes that inevitably will come with it, the fact that every coach wants his own quarterback could cause plenty of quarterbacks to be available via free agency or trade. It’s alreadySource: profootballtalk.comShare Tweet76ers center Andrew Bynum never thought going bowling, one of his favorite pastimes, could do damage to his knees. But he believes that's exactly what happened and it's added frustration in his struggle to get healthy.Share TweetHere is Paul Domowitch's report card from the Eagles' loss against the Redskins.
Cam Newton Gives A Small Child A Football And An Epileptic Fit: Your Sunday NFL GIF RoundupUpdated Nov 18, 2012 Share TweetWe'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from the happiest person you'll ever see on the receiving end of a ball from Cam Newton, to the Cowboys onside kicking in the third quarter, and failing. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, …Source: deadspin.com
RG III nearly perfect in Redskins winUpdated Nov 18, 2012 Share TweetRobert Griffin III threw for 200 yards during the Washington Redskins 31-6 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. By itself, that number is not that impressive. What is impressive is that of the 15 passes he threw, 14 were caught. Four were for touchdowns. …Source: yahoo.comShare TweetRobert Griffin III threw four touchdown passes Sunday, and the Washington Redskins broke a three-game losing streak with a 31-6 win over the skidding Philadelphia Eagles.Share TweetThe name of the quarterback has changed, but the turnovers have continued for the Eagles. Nick Foles was intercepted on third down of his first drive as a starter, which set the Redskins up in good field position that they used to grab a 7-0 lead. Foles…
Eagles so desperate that Jake Scott is startingUpdated Nov 18, 2012 Share TweetHow thin is the Eagles’ offensive line? So thin that Jake Scott, who has spent all year on his couch, will start at right guard today, just six days after signing with Philadelphia. Although players don’t usually step in off the street and into the stSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetLANDOVER, Md. -- Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon, who injured his foot in the season opener in New Orleans and has played bits of only two games since, is active and will start Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles at FedEx Field…Source: ESPN.com
Fans to cheer for: No matter that their beloved Eagles had just lost…Updated Nov 18, 2012 Share TweetNo matter that their beloved Eagles had just lost a frustrating game to the lowly New Orleans Saints, "Pops," "The Donald," and their small group of die-hard fans were already thinking about next year's road trip as they shuffled out of the Superdome.Source: philly.com
Inside the Phillies: Phillies in search of power surge for 2013Updated Nov 18, 2012 Share TweetAs we wait for the Phillies to make their first big offseason move, let's discuss the one thing that creates the greatest buzz at any baseball game.Source: philly.com
76ers Down CavaliersNov 18The Cavaliers dropped their sixth straight game after losing to the 76ers 86-79.
Sunday Blitz: Eagles-Redskins RecapNov 18Cary Chow and Cris Carter break down the Redskins' 31-6 win over the Eagles.
Eagles postgame press conferenceNov 18Eagles react following game with Redskins
Eagles Lose Sixth StraightNov 18Robert Griffin III threw for 200 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Redskins over the Eagles 31-6.
Don Banks: Luck, Colts get an up-close lesson about what it takes to be el…Nov 18FOXBORO, Mass. -- By late Sunday night there was still no word yet on whether Andrew Luck's mother (or perhaps his father in this case) told him there'd be days like this. But no matter. By the time this one was over, it was well understood that a messa…
5-on-5: Top-five teams in the NBANov 18Who are the top teams in the NBA? Here are 25 takes.
Don Banks: NFC East again a mess you can't take your eyes off of; more Sna…Nov 18FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a wild, overtime-drenched Week 11 in the NFL...
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