Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Caption Contest: The Mark Sanchez era

Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 2:04 PM
The day every sports radio host in Philadelphia was wishing for has finally arrived - Mark Sanchez is the Eagles starting quarterback, at least for the foreseeable future. So what do you think Chip Kelly has to say about all this? Submit your best ideas in the comments below, and use our cool Disqus... Read more

Second Philadelphia fighter, Paul Felder, added to UFC Fight Night 59

Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 5:40 PM
It looks like Philadelphia will have another hometown fighter competing in UFC Fight Night 59 at the TD Garden in Boston on January 18. In addition to Eddie Alvarez, who will be fighting Benson Henderson as part of the night’s co-main event, Philly-native Paul Felder will also be on the card... Read more

Former Eagle Vince Papale receives Gilda Radner Courage Award

Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 2:14 PM
Former Philadelphia Eagle walk-on Vince Papale, whose story was the subject of the 2006 film "Invincible," was honored Saturday evening for something that he did off of the football field. Papale, who was diagnosed with colon cancer during a routine colonoscopy 13 years ago, was honored at the Roswell... Read more

Rich Hofmann: What if Mark Sanchez plays poorly for Eagles?

Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 1:58 PM
The Daily News' Rich Hofmann & CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss the impact of losing DeMeco Ryans & what to expect from Mark Sanchez as Rich answers the three biggest questions in Philly sports. Read more

Nerlens Noel's play is a solid sign for Sixers

Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 12:02 PM
Nerlens Noel sat slumped in front of his locker on Saturday night, his head in his hands, talking on his cell phone in a low, inaudible tone. Noel had just played his first home NBA game of his young career, and it hadn’t gone as well as he had hoped. Days earlier Noel had talked about aiming... Read more

Trade rumors swirl around Phillies' Ryan Howard, Marlon Byrd

Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 11:27 AM
The last 18 hours or so have seen a few major trade rumors pop up involving the Phillies. First came Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal on Monday night. He reported that the Phillies are ready to deal, and that other teams are ready to listen: The Phillies are willing to move any player on their roster, but... Read more

Domonic Brown ranked worst left fielder in baseball by Sporting News

Monday, November 3, 2014, 4:40 PM
Domonic Brown only had two errors in 2014, down from five in 2013. However, his defensive WAR was in the negatives, as it has been every season of his major league career (-1.6 in 2014, -5.4 career). He has long been considered something of a liability in the outfield, due to a lack of judgment. ... Read more

The Eagles don't have a quarterback controversy

Monday, November 3, 2014, 2:01 PM
On mobile? Click here to enlarge Mark Sanchez's prominent new position comes just as a new butt-related play goes viral. He was only ever a broken clavicle away from ascending to the top spot, and now he doesn't have Rex Ryan breathing foot-breath into his ear. Fueled by vengeance and Chip Kelly's... Read more

Caption Contest winners: Nick Foles Two-Face

Sunday, November 2, 2014, 1:05 PM
On Monday, I asked for your best caption suggestions for my new Nick Foles Two-Face cartoon. Congrats to @FlyersFansInDC, who came up with the winning caption, posted above. Here are the runner-ups: “Your Halloween costume last year was much better - a franchise quarterback!” –... Read more

Lakers scored upon during team meeting

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 10:09 AM
The Lakers are going to be one of the most fun teams to watch in the NBA this season, because this will not be the first time something like this happens. RT @talkhoops: Remember that the Lakers lost a close game and one of the possessions happened like this: — Tas Melas... Read more
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