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Archive: November, 2008

This weekend's announcers

Tuesday, November 4, 2008, 3:41 PM
Ok, so there's not much suspense this week in regards to who the Eagles-Giants announcers will be. It's the Sunday night game so you'll be getting Al Michaels and John Madden. For Philadelphia-area residents, the 1 o'clock game on CBS will be Buffalo at New England, called by Dick Enberg and Randy Cross... Read more

Celek's big day; Week 9 thoughts

Tuesday, November 4, 2008, 9:22 AM
A press release from the Eagles popped in my inbox yesterday with a revision on Brent Celek's big game against the Seahawks. Initially, like everyone else, I wrote that Celek had the best regular-season game ever for an Eagles tight end with six catches for 131 yards. However... Brent Celek was incorrectly... Read more

No NFL picks from Bill Simmons?

Monday, November 3, 2008, 8:58 PM
During football season, I have three national articles I read every week: 1. Peter King's Monday Morning Quarterback column on 2. Stewart Mandel's college football mailbag on 3. And Bill Simmons' weekly picks on Simmons' picks offer humor that you can't find elsewhere, and... Read more

10 observations: Eagles 26, Seahawks 7

Sunday, November 2, 2008, 8:42 PM
As always, here are my 10 observations from the Eagles' 26-7 win over the Seahawks: 1. The final numbers for tight end Brent Celek: six catches for 131 yards. L.J. Smith on the season: 12 catches for 106 yards. Celek broke a regular-season franchise record for receiving yards for a tight end. I'll be... Read more

Chat transcript: Eagles 26, Seahawks 7

Sunday, November 2, 2008, 7:36 PM
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Phillies thoughts and Week 9 picks

Saturday, November 1, 2008, 1:51 PM
I realize this is an NFL blog, but when a Philadelphia team wins a championship, there's a bloggers' exemption that allows everyone to offer their thoughts. So this is my turn. If you don't care and just want the picks, scroll to the bottom. As a sports fan who was born and raised in the Philadelphia... Read more
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