Saturday, September 5, 2015

Bruno and Innes continue to beat Missanelli in the ratings

Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 5:48 PM
One day after new radio ratings were released, SportsRadio 94.1 host Tony Bruno reflected on the success he and co-host Josh Innes have had in the head-to-head competition with 97.5 The Fanatic’s Mike Missanelli since their show launched in February. “I’m not surprised we beat Mike... Read more

Former Eagles cornerback Cary Williams prefers the Seahawks

Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 4:45 PM
Cary Williams is happy to be out of a Philadelphia. After being released in the offseason, the former Eagles cornerback signed a three-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks -- and he prefers it, according to 710 ESPN Seattle. Williams reminded fans that he wasn't fond of coach Chip Kelly's approach... Read more

Word on the Birds: 2015 Realistic Goals

Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 12:04 PM
On today's Word on the Birds, Philly.com's Pat Gallen and Dave Spadaro of PhiladelphiaEagles.com cite Sam Bradford’s health, the young WR’s and a new secondary as the keys to another 10-win season. Read more

Pat vs. Philly: Petanque

Monday, June 8, 2015, 2:07 PM
In this edition of Pat vs. Philly, philly.com's Pat Gallen tries his luck at petanque with the help of colleague Jonathan Tannenwald. Read more

Caption Contest Winners: Tim Tebow vs. Matt Barkley

Monday, June 8, 2015, 1:52 PM
On mobile? Click here to enlarge On Monday, I asked for your best caption suggestions for my new Tim Tebow vs. Matt Barkley cartoon. Congrats to kchins, winner of this week's caption contest, featured above. Here are the runner-ups: “I think they're fighting over whose turn it is to make... Read more

Key & Peele cover the insane world of basketball commentary

Monday, June 8, 2015, 11:09 AM
As LeBron James and Steph Curry go at it in the NBA Playoffs, we've been left with plenty of exciting moments. Sometimes it seems like basketball commentators are one big play away from devolving into hysterical laughter, a point that Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key covered for the masses. Read more

John Oliver celebrates the departure of FIFA president Sepp Blatter

Monday, June 8, 2015, 10:40 AM
Host of HBO's "Last Week Tonight" and huge soccer fan John Oliver had made some promises, prior to FIFA president Sepp Blatter's firing. Claiming that, should any of FIFA's sponsors like Budweiser or McDonald's pull their funding, he would consume a number of their unfavorable products on the air,... Read more

Live coverage of 2015 Philly Bike Race

Sunday, June 7, 2015, 8:19 AM
The Philadelphia International Cycling Classic returns on Sunday, June 7, and for the first time in the event's 32-year-history, the women's UCI Road World Cup will be headlining the day's races. The race follows the same course design as the last two years, with the start and finish line at the top... Read more

Philly ranks 7th -- among cursed sports cities

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 1:50 PM
Philadelphia sports are cursed, according to The Upshot blog of the New York Times, which ranked the city at No. 7 on its list of the 13 Most Cursed Sports Cities in America. But this news can't come as a huge surprise to the city's fans. It has been 27 individual sports seasons since Philly won its... Read more

Will American Pharoah win Triple Crown?

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 11:32 AM
The Daily News’ Dick Jerardi has covered 11 of the past 13 Belmont Stakes’ with the Triple Crown on the line. He joins CineSport’s Noah Coslov to preview American Pharoah’s day and make his pick. Read more
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