| Jun 9, 2014
— No doubt the plan to move on without their top receiver a year after setting franchise records for yardage and points was carefully constructed by Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly.
No doubt it also could blow up in his face if Jeremy...
| Jun 13, 2014
Michael Vick turns 34 this month. Injuries have plagued him for years, and he appears destined to serve as Geno Smith's backup this season with the never-a-dull-moment New York Jets.
But Vick has no plans to ease toward retirement holding a clipboard on...
| May 24, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Once school is out, summer sports camps abound. Here is a listing of some of them with pertinent information.
Apprentice School youth camp. June 16-17, War Memorial Stadium. Cost: $75. Info: Bryan Cave, 870-2994.
Captains camps. Session I:...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Well, this is awkward.
Two weeks ago, I pounded my virtual fist on the table as I complained about fantasy experts who devalue the quarterback when dishing out advice. I proffered my philosophy in no uncertain terms: Draft one of the three elite signal-...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:23 PM
— A clearer picture of the Philadelphia Eagles' opening-day roster emerged for many positions during Thursday night's 37-7 demolition of the New York Jets in the preseason finale for both teams.
At running back, it might have been by default.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:45 PM
— Who's No. 3? Might sound trivial, but to the Philadelphia Eagles, it could be an enormous component.
Beyond running backs LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles, who were held out of the team's preseason finale against the New York Jets on Thursday...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Running back Matthew Tucker was a surprise release by the Philadelphia Eagles, who tentatively trimmed their roster to the NFL-mandated limit of 53 by today's 4 p.m. deadline.
The move, which leaves the team with just two healthy players (LeSean McCoy...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:49 PM
In predicted order of finish by division:
2013 | 13-3, 1st in West
Last year in playoffs | 2013
Going all the way: The last franchise to win back-to-back Super Bowl titles was New England in 2003 and ’04, so the Seahawks...
| Sep 18, 2013
The New England Patriots haven't fielded a lousy offense since 2000. The Pittsburgh Steelers haven't endured a losing season since 2003. The Philadelphia Eagles haven't played this fast since — well, they've never played this fast.
| Dec 22, 2013
| 9:17 PM
It couldn’t have been simpler.
There couldn’t have been greater motivation.
The Bears took the field in Philadelphia on Sunday night knowing they could win the NFC North and gain a playoff spot if they beat the Eagles.
The Lions lost...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:49 AM
When Sunday dawned, the Lions held the NFC North lead. By Monday night, they were holding their heads.
And their own throats.
The Lions became the Lions. It’s like the Canucks becoming the Canucks. The Cubs in shoulder pads.