Monday, October 20, 2014
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Gary Payton breaks NFL touchdown record, reports Seattle news station

Monday, October 20, 2014, 1:40 PM
They loved their SuperSonics in Seattle. When the city's NBA franchise moved to Oklahoma City, there were many heartbroken fans. They cursed the ownership group who, upon not receiving the $500 million they wanted for a new facility, took the team away and this day, (a mere six years later) there... Read more

In Jeter's absence, baseball hunts for a new face

Monday, October 20, 2014, 1:32 PM
Derek Jeter is gone, and we need to accept that. It's a bitter pill to swallow, I know. Who will we turn to for a casual smirk, or a romance with a starlet, or an inability to hit or field? It's a void baseball will work long and hard to fill, because the game needs a face. And so, when spring returns... Read more

Anything to avoid going to a Sixers game

Monday, October 20, 2014, 1:08 PM
On mobile? Click here to enlarge One day, there will be plenty to do at a Sixers game. But until then, the NFL will always be there to separate you from your money. Take clothing. I mean, you have one jersey... why not buy a second one? Your team likely has more than one player, after all. Also... Read more

Former Phillies broadcaster Gary Matthews Sr. now a wine connoisseur

Monday, October 20, 2014, 11:59 AM
Phillies fans would have recognized the signature brown fedora hat that was spotted along one of the many aisles at the three-day Philadelphia Food and Wine Festival at the Valley Forge Casino. It was somewhat unfarmiliar territory for former Phillies player and broadcaster Gary Matthews Sr., with... Read more

Peyton Manning breaks touchdown record, becomes victim of cruel joke

Monday, October 20, 2014, 10:15 AM
Peyton Manning is a Super Bowl contender, an MVP, a spokesman for most things you could call a "product," and just broke Brett Favre's touchdown record, helping to prove that football does still matter. He's set for life financially and in general will have to worry about no normal-person things, forever... Read more

Seahawks flummoxed by Rams' punt return trickery

Monday, October 20, 2014, 10:12 AM
Not many people were giving the Rams a big chance to pull off a win over the Seahawks on Sunday. But after the play St. Louis pulled off in the second quarter, already with a 14-3 lead, eyebrows began going up in living rooms all over the country. Punt returner Tavon Austin sold a fake-out so well... Read more

Ellen DeGeneres donates $10,000 to Devon Still, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Friday, October 17, 2014, 10:00 PM
Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman Devon Still has received an outpouring of support since word spread that his daughter Leah was being treated for cancer here in Philadelphia. Still and his daughter have received some more support, this time from popular talk show Ellen DeGeneres. DeGeneres wore... Read more

Nick Foles was angry about Darren Sproles' injury, let officials know it

Friday, October 17, 2014, 8:42 PM
No one was happy to see Eagles running back Darren Sproles leave Sunday’s game against the Giants with a knee injury, especially quarterback Nick Foles. Foles was upset that one of the New York defenders bent Sproles back at the end of a play, which seemingly caused the injury. He was so upset... Read more

Chip Kelly visited Victor Cruz in Philadelphia hospital

Friday, October 17, 2014, 6:29 PM
The Eagles and the Giants may have a heated rivalry on the field, but it didn’t stop Eagles head coach Chip Kelly from showcasing some class toward one of their players off the field. That’s because Kelly visited injured Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz in a Philadelphia hospital Monday... Read more

Eagles team picture installed at Philadelphia Art Museum

Friday, October 17, 2014, 4:07 PM
The Eagles rushed through their team picture, according to Chip Kelly, who said it wasn't going to be "hanging in the Philadelphia Museum of Art or anything." Then, life continued. Kelly went back to his underground lair for the bye week, where he will do normal everyday things with insane efficiency... Read more
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