Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz ruled out vs. Rams, will still travel with team to Los Angeles

Carson Wentz has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams because of a stress fracture in his back. He was not expected to play after missing practice all week, although the team had listed Wentz as doubtful.

Eagles likely to turn again to quarterback Nick Foles as Carson Wentz is sidelined with an injury

Wentz is doubtful for Sunday’s game because of a stress fracture in his back, and Foles returns to the site at which he relieved Wentz last December on his way to being Super Bowl MVP.

Eagles likely to turn again to quarterback Nick Foles as Carson Wentz is sidelined with an injury

Wentz is doubtful for Sunday’s game because of a stress fracture in his back, and Foles returns to the site at which he relieved Wentz last December on his way to being Super Bowl MVP.

Flyers breakdowns continue in loss to Oilers

The Flyers had a parade of defensive zone lapses and mid-ice miscues in a 4-1 road loss.

Flyers breakdowns continue in loss to Oilers

The Flyers had a parade of defensive zone lapses and mid-ice miscues in a 4-1 road loss.

Sixers lose to Pacers, waste Joel Embiid’s 40-point, 21-rebound performance

Once again the Sixers were tested by one of the East’s top teams, and again fell short losing to the Pacers, who passed them for third place in the Eastern Conference standings.

Sixers lose to Pacers, waste Joel Embiid’s 40-point, 21-rebound performance

Once again the Sixers were tested by one of the East’s top teams, and again fell short losing to the Pacers, who passed them for third place in the Eastern Conference standings.
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‘Nick Foles: The Sequel’ won’t follow the same script as Eagles return to Hollywood | Bob Ford

More than a few Eagles fans have called for Foles’ return this season amid the team's stumbles. Well, friends, be careful what you wish for.

Francis Brown returning to Temple as a football assistant coach

Brown returns to Temple as an assistant coach after serving the last two years at Baylor.

Opinion

Doug Pederson made the Eagles look amateurish in discussing Carson Wentz’s back injury | Marcus Hayes

Instead of just sending the coach to the press conference podium on Friday, the Eagles should have had general manager Howie Roseman and their new medical staffers explain the epidemic of injuries this season.

Opinion

Historic data doesn’t make Phillies' decision on giving Bryce Harper and Manny Machado big money any easier

Bryce Harper and Manny Machado are likely to sign nine-figure deals in the near future. History tells us how risky those moves can be.

Carson Wentz’s latest injury could put the brakes on a new deal for the Eagles quarterback

That big pay day Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz figured to get from the Eagles during the offseason could be on hold after his latest injury.

Doug Pederson says Eagles' Carson Wentz has ‘stress injury;' source says Wentz had another in college

Pederson wouldn’t say when Wentz’s injury occurred. He called Wentz “questionable” for this Sunday’s game at Los Angeles against the Rams. Later the team listed Wentz as "doubtful."

Texas lefty Mike Minor among top targets as Phillies close in on adding a relief pitcher

The wait continues for Manny Machado and Bryce Harper, but the Phillies are closing in on adding bullpen help. Free-agent lefty Andrew Miller continues to top their wish list.

Eagles-Rams: Our beat writers' predictions

Predicting the score of the Eagles' do-or-die matchup against the Rams.

Penn State wide receiver Juwan Johnson wants to end a frustrating season on a positive note

The Glassboro product has struggled this year with some key dropped passes and an injury, but he says he is now 100 percent healthy.

New Flyers general manager Chuck Fletcher put in difficult spot as he looks for midseason trades | Sam Carchidi

It’s extra-difficult to make a big mid-season trade when you are hired during the campaign and have to learn about your underachieving, maddeningly inconsistent team on the fly.

Penn State coach James Franklin looks ahead to Nittany Lions' Citrus Bowl matchup with Kentucky

Other than players already out for the season due to injury, Franklin expects everybody to be available for the bowl game.

Opinion

A look back at Jahvon Quinerly’s interesting week at Villanova, from Instagram to the court | Mike Jensen

Quinerly’s Instagram post, even deleted, made you think, well, he’s out. The mea culpa, which also went to Quinerly’s 31,400 Twitter followers, suggests, not so fast. A really mature statement. Fans should root for such a person.

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