FOR SOME reason, when Carson Wentz mentioned Monday that a "number of people" from his home state of North Dakota would be at the Linc for his NFL preseason debut against Tampa Bay, that scene from "Hoosiers" - where a caravan of cars and school buses filled with Hickory Husker fans making the long drive to Indianapolis for the climactic state championship battle against the South Bend Central Bears - started running through my head.
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JORDAN HICKS goes through defensive coordinators like Taylor Swift goes through boyfriends. Though, unlike Swift, Hicks has been an innocent bystander in the parade of coaches who have come and gone in his football life since he enrolled at the University of Texas in 2010.
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THROUGH NO fault of his own, Isaac Seumalo is behind. An Eagles rookie offensive lineman, Seumalo is the victim of a ludicrous NFL rule that punishes players from the handful of colleges that still are on a quarter system.
Marion Campbell, who starred on the Eagles' 1960 championship team and later was their head coach for three seasons, passed away Wednesday in Plano, Texas, the club announced Sunday evening. He was 87.
Paul Domowitch is a pro football columnist with the Daily News, where he has worked since 1982. He has covered nearly 30 Super Bowls and has been a selector for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the last 15 years.