Jul 272010
 
Eagles sign second round pick Nate Allen to 4 year deal

by Justin Adkins The Eagles have announced they have come to terms with second round safety Nate Allen.  Allen is expected to practice with the team on Wednesday, July 28th. The 6’1″, 210-pound South Florida product was the 37th pick in the 2010 NFL Draft.  Allen has already been penciled in as the starter at Free Safety.  [More…]

Jul 272010
 
ESPN report: Philly sports venues violate health codes

July 27 Inquirer The reviews came from recent routine inspections or the equivalent of a full inspection of the food and beverage stations at the venues. Lincoln Financial Field, home to the Eagles, was charged with critical violations of health requirements at 33 percent of its vendors. According to the report, one location, categorized as [More…]

Jul 272010
 
Let's see if Andy Reid changes with his young Eagles

July 27 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Rich Hofmann “For 11 years, 11 training camps, it was Andy Reid and Donovan McNabb, together. Especially at the beginning, they spoke from the same script and shared the same worldview. Each would evolve some, change some, because who doesn’t over the course of a decade? But the two of [More…]

Jul 272010
 
Oswalt likely out of picture, Phils eye other trade possibilities

July 27 Philadelphia Daily News “There were indications yesterday that the Phillies might soon have to turn their attention away from an impact starting pitcher and focus instead on other areas of the team that could use some fortification. Roy Oswalt, the top remaining starting pitcher available on the trade market, does not want to [More…]

Jul 272010
 
Rollins hurts knee; status is uncertain

July 27 Camden Courier-Post “Jimmy Rollins was limping noticeably throughout the game Monday after fouling a pitch off the inside of his left foot in the second inning, but X-rays were negative. Rollins has a left foot bruise, according to the Phillies, and his condition will be re-evaluated today as the Phillies open a three-game [More…]

Jul 272010
 
Is there a deal Werth making for Phillies?

July 27 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Bill Conlin “IF RUBEN AMARO JR. becomes a buyer by the non-waiver trade deadline Saturday, it will not be for the sake of “doing something.” It figures to be a reaLee big something if the beLeeguered GM goes Full Monty – no offense, Dave. And the Full Monty in this [More…]

Jul 272010
 
Rocky finish, but Phillies beat Colorado for fifth straight win

July 27 Philadelphia Daily News “WHO KNOWS what might have happened if Jason Giambi hadn’t given the Phillies an extra run in the second inning, or if Brad Lidge hadn’t wiggled his way out of another heart-palpitating jam. The Phillies say they’ll take a 5-4 victory over Colorado and a five-game winning streak in whatever [More…]