A Down Time All Around

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It hasn't been the best winter so far in Philadelphia sports history, and it may be very close to the worst. (Steven M. Falk/Staff file photo)

It hasn't been the best winter so far in Philadelphia sports history, and it may be very close to the worst. (Look for that on a different day.) Since Dec. 1, the Philly sports teams are a combined 8-26 (.236), which is bad enough by itself, but looks even worse when you compare it to the teams' records over the same span a year ago (30-13-2, .689): 

   Dec. 1-Jan. 22 
 2011-12
 Dec. 1-Jan. 22 
 2012-13
 Eagles      4-1  1-4
 Flyers  15-7-2  0-3
 Sixers  11-5  7-19
 Totals  30-13-2  8-26
   (.689)  (.236)

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