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Archive: September, 2012

Ryan Howard's injury the latest freak Phillies injury

Saturday, September 29, 2012, 7:19 PM
The Phillies have announced that Ryan Howard’s season is over because of a broken toe that he suffered when he dropped the long lead pipe he swings in the on-deck circle on his foot during Thursday night’s game. While it's a bad way to end the season, it's not as bad as the way Howard's... Read more

Ryan Howard's season over thanks to lead pipe

Saturday, September 29, 2012, 5:08 PM
The Phillies have announced that Ryan Howard's season is over due to a broken toe. Don't remember Ryan Howard injuring his toe during last night's game? That's because it didn't happen during a play on the field. Howard broke his toe after he dropped the huge, lead pipe he swings in the on-deck circle... Read more

Eagles, Marvel Comics team up to create Brian Dawkins poster

Friday, September 28, 2012, 12:28 PM
The Eagles, Marvel Comics, and AAA have teamed up to commemorate the career of Brian Dawkins with a super-unique poster depicting the future Hall of Famer as the X-Men’s Wolverine. Dawkins was never subtle in his affinity for the mutant superhero: his locker was stuffed with Wolverine figures... Read more

Report: NFL, refs agree to end lockout

Thursday, September 27, 2012, 12:06 AM
According to, the National Football League reached an agreement with the NFL Referees Association to end the referee lockout late Wednesday night. Read more

Word on the Birds: Now

Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 6:08 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Zach Berman sits down with Daily News sports columnist Sam Donnellon to discuss Michael Vick's future at quarterback and the upcoming game against the Giants. Read more

Brooklyn Nets' new cheerleader uniforms are unbelievable

Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 11:08 AM
Wow. We knew things were going to be different when Jay-Z (and co.) moved the Nets to Brooklyn. We knew the team's uniforms were going to be black and white, to fit with the Jigga Man's 'all black everything' ethos. We knew that there was going to be a whole different style with this team, one never... Read more

Lingerie Football League's Philadelphia Passion to play at PPL Park

Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 4:44 PM
Video: A new kind of football is coming to PPL Park in 2013. The Philadelphia Passion of the Lingerie Football League will play their home games at PPL Park, home of the Philadelphia Union, the team announced today. Read more

Lingerie Football League says it fired referees now in NFL

Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 9:46 AM
After the controversial finish to Monday night's game between the Packers and the Seahawks, the seat the replacement referees - and NFL Commissioner Rodger Goodell - currently occupy went from hot to scalding. Making matters even worse is this statement, posted to the official Facebook and Twitter... Read more

Twitter reactions to Seahawks-Packers game

Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 1:11 AM
The NFL replacement refs saga received another black eye following the strange ending to Monday night’s Seahawks-Packers game. The Seahawks came out on top, 14-12, following a questionable touchdown call, which was reviewed and upheld. The Twitterverse exploded following the game. Check out... Read more

Merrill Reese unloads on Eagles

Monday, September 24, 2012, 12:46 PM
Disgusted by yesterday’s Eagles game? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. In fact, you’re in pretty good company. Merrill Reese, the legendary play-by-play voice for the Eagles Radio Network, was so upset by the team’s performance that he couldn’t even get through the... Read more
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