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Would Eagles be No. 2 in AFC?

Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 11:30 AM
The Daily News' Rich Hofmann joins CineSport's Noah Coslov to talk about the divisions that the Eagles would be favored to win, Rich's favorite wide receiver on this year's team, and Mark Sanchez's future. Read more

Caption Contest: The Sixers' tank

Monday, August 25, 2014, 11:17 AM
Over the weekend, the Sixers finalized a deal that sent Thaddeus Young to Timberwolves in exchange for two expiring contracts and a first-round pick. Lots of people around town still have confidence in Sam Hinkie's "terrible now, good later" approach, but it seems like the "good later" part keeps getting... Read more

Penalty flags cartoon caption contest winners

Monday, August 25, 2014, 9:57 AM
On Monday, I asked for your best caption suggestions for my new cartoon about the flag-happy NFL. Congrats to @Ruin2MorrowJr, who came up with the winning caption, posted above. Here are the runner-ups: "This must be the NFL version of the "Ice Bucket Challenge." – ginomcfad “All... Read more

T-Wolves brags about bounty from Thad Young trade

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 12:32 PM
A Minnesota paper put all the players the Timberwolves got in their trade of Kevin Love to the Cavaliers next to each other: #twolves release trade details in ad, guessing in both papers. This from today's early @PioneerPress Sunday edition pic.twitter.com/Y3P8MK7q7c — John Shipley (@johnDshipley)... Read more

Erupting volcano threatens Penn State's opener

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 11:36 AM
Bardarbunga! The name may not ring a lot of bells for Penn State fans. He's not the new Hawaiian recruit, brought in by an ornery James Franklin to teach this team a thing or two not just about tackling quarterbacks, but about tolerance and respect. He's not that. Not, he is not even a "he." He... Read more

MLB.tv to review foolhardy blackout policy in 2015

Friday, August 22, 2014, 3:41 PM
MLB.tv, in theory, was a good idea. Pay $120, get access to all MLB games for an entire season. For anybody in the habit of getting cable just to watch baseball, it was a salvation. Now, baseball fans could get their fix without getting jacked up by Comcast every 30 days. Is there a more satisfying... Read more

August 22: Ryan Howard could learn from Mo'ne Davis

Friday, August 22, 2014, 2:01 PM
On mobile? Click here to enlarge People were hard on Ryan Howard before he started to decline. The second he started to possibly be not worth the amount of money for which he was signed, he was attacked regularly, for every poor swing, hesitant throw, or diving miss. This season, he's playing after... Read more

Mr. Met profile reveals history of crotch-punching

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 5:21 PM
Rolling Stone's status as the home of writers sleeping on concert tour buses and Hunter S. Thompson filing pages of tirades against Richard Nixon made it one of the most cutting edge mediums in American history. Since then, it has worked hard to distance itself from this image. For every "Generation... Read more

Amar'e Stoudemire-to-Sixers trade is still a possibility

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 5:11 PM
The potential Amar'e Stoudemire to-the-Sixers trade that was mentioned as a rumor earlier this summer isn’t necessarily dead. It may just be stalled; for another six months. A recent report from BasketballInsiders.com suggests that, given the Sixers' copious cap space and the Knicks' potential... Read more

Live updates: Taney Dragons vs. Chicago

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 1:02 PM
Join us for live updates as Philadelphia's Taney Dragons take on the team from Chicago in an elimination game at the Little League World Series in Williamsport at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday. Read more
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