Friday, May 22, 2015

76ers unveil new redesigned logos

Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 10:25 AM
The 76ers unveiled on Tuesday a set of redesigned logos to be used immediately and announced that new uniforms will be introduced on June 18. Here's your first taste of our new look. We'll complete it on June 18. #MadeInPHILA » — Philadelphia... Read more

Tom Brady and Richard Nixon share more than just the word 'gate'

Monday, May 11, 2015, 8:32 PM
"I would never do anything to break the rules. I believe in fair play, and I respect the league." - Tom Brady, Jan. 22, 2015. What a difference a couple of months make. The NFL has dropped the hammer on Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, suspending the Super Bowl MVP for the first four games of the... Read more

Chris Christie spends over $82,000 on concessions at MetLife Stadium

Monday, May 11, 2015, 11:41 AM
New Jersey governor Chris Christie was relentless in his public Dallas Cowboys fandom this past NFL season, despite representing a state primarily populated by fans of his team's rivals. Christie, a New Jersey native himself, made no apologies after he embraced Philadelphia villain and Cowboys owner... Read more

Emmanuel Acho live-tweets from prom

Sunday, May 10, 2015, 11:46 AM
Pro athletes go to more proms than most high schoolers these days. 24-year-old Eagles linebacker Emmanuel Acho took a fan of his to her high school prom and provided a photographic chronicle of the evening's proceedings. IT'S PROM NIGHT! @Eagles LB @thEMANacho to take Virginia student to her prom... Read more

Caption Contest winners: Chase Utley's future?

Sunday, May 10, 2015, 11:56 AM
On mobile? Click here to enlarge On Monday, I asked for your best caption suggestions for my new Chase Utley cartoon. Unfortunately, things have only gotten worse for the Phillies all-star second baseman. After being benched for two straight games, Utley went 0-4 with a strikeout on Friday, lowering... Read more

Caption Contest: Chase Utley's future?

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 8:57 PM
On mobile? Click here to enlarge Chase Utley has been bad this season. Really bad. Batting .103 bad. Worst qualifying average in baseball bad. Riding a 4-62 streak bad. Worse than Ryan Howard bad. So what do you think the Phillies should do at this point with this really bad Chase Utley? Submit... Read more

LeSean McCoy: Chip Kelly got rid of "all the good black players"

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 11:43 AM
Former Eagles running back LeSean McCoy blasted Chip Kelly for his decision to get rid of "all the good black players" in a recent interview with ESPN The Magazine to discuss his trade to the Buffalo Bills this offseason. McCoy, who had lived his entire life in Pennsylvania, discussed his initial... Read more

Pat vs. Philly: Rowing with Drexel Crew

Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 7:55 PM
On this week's episode of Pat vs. Philly, Pat Gallen goes rowing with the Drexel crew team. Read more

Word on the Birds: Eagles' Draft Grades

Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 4:37 PM
On today's Word on the Birds,'s Pat Gallen and Dave Spadaro of give their grades for the Eagles' draft and discuss Chip Kelly's best and most surprising selections. Read more

Coming to terms with Sam Bradford as Eagles starting quarterback

Monday, May 4, 2015, 8:19 PM
Now that a few days have passed since the end of the NFL Draft, the reality is finally beginning to sink in… Sam Bradford is the Eagles new starting quarterback. Yes, the often-injured, overpaid gunslinger who hasn’t completed a full season since 2012 is likely to be the Eagles opening... Read more
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