Aug 042010
 
Eagles Training Camp Notebook: Wednesday AM practice - 08.04.10

by Mike Prince The Wednesday, August 4 morning practice at Eagles training camp featured much more hitting and very few injuries. Rookie wide receiver Riley Cooper out of the University of Florida continued his stellar week, catching all four passes thrown his way, including three in-a-row – one of which was an impressive one-handed grab [More…]

Aug 042010
 
Phillies' Halladay misses perfection, but still good enough to tame Marlins

August 4 Philadelphia Daily News “The last time Roy Halladay took the mound at Sun Life Stadium? Shane Victorino led off. Chase Utley batted third. And Ryan Howard inhabited his usual spot at No. 4. Things have changed. Anybody who has paid attention to the Phillies‘ musical disabled list – Howard joined Victorino and Utley [More…]

Utley ‘not close to being ready’

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Aug 042010
 
Utley 'not close to being ready'

August 4 Camden Courier-Post “With Ryan Howard becoming the 15th member of the Phillies to visit the disabled list this season, the team’s offense is looking awfully sparse. But while help isn’t exactly right around the corner, second baseman Chase Utley is making progress after surgery on his thumb in early July. Utley is scheduled [More…]

Aug 042010
 
Maybe this just isn't the Phillies' year

August 4 Camden Courier-Post columnist Anthony Miller “Have you ever had “one of those days?” One of those days when you oversleep, skip breakfast, arrive at work late and miss the first five minutes of an important meeting. Or one of those days when youa plate in the morning, stub your toe in the afternoon and [More…]

Aug 042010
 
Goodell, Eagles trying to save face on the Vick saga

August 4 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Phil Sheridan “You can tell Roger Goodell and the Eagles are wrong about Michael Vick by the knots they twist themselves into while trying to justify their actions – and inaction. The NFL commissioner dropped into Eagles camp Tuesday afternoon along with John Madden in some rock star’s tour bus. Goodell [More…]

Aug 042010
 
Eagles' top pick Graham aims for starting role

August 4 Philadelphia Inquirer “Brandon Graham can buy a couple of beach houses in Malibu with his new contract. The Eagles’ top draft pick, who signed a five-year deal on Thursday, will make $22 million in base salary with just under $14 million guaranteed, according to league sources. Graham, the first defensive end chosen with [More…]

Aug 042010
 
Eagles' WR Jeremy Maclin has bone bruise, no ligament damage

by Justin Adkins It looks like Jeremy Maclin dodged a bullet (ironically, he was hurt with Kevin Kolb at QB, not Vick). Per csnphilly, the MRI on Maclin’s knee showed only a bone bruise.  It also showed no ligament damage.  No timetable is set for his return, but he should be back within 2-3 weeks.  [More…]