Aug 062010
 
Eagles Flight Night: Full Recap Report and Picture Gallery

by Mike Prince Philadelphia, Pa – Thursday night’s second annual Eagles ‘Flight Night’ marked a lot of firsts, very few memories and thankfully, zero injuries. With an announced crowd of 31,124 on hand at Lincoln Financial Field, the most excitement the fans got most likely came from veteran kicker David Akers, who went into the [More…]

Aug 062010
 
Phillies as environmentalists: Red could go even greener

August 6 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Paul Hagen “DURING THE middle innings of every Phillies telecast, there’s a promotional item duly noting how environmentally friendly your local ballclub is. For example, from the team’s official website, is a boast that the Phils use only certified printers that utilize soy-based ink and that one even operates [More…]

Aug 062010
 
Phillies' Brown picked the right field to follow

August 6 Philadelphia Daily News “The wide receiver was all arms and legs and lean muscle fiber. Beneath a brilliant Florida sky, he guided his lanky frame into what looked like a skinny post pattern, hauling in the pass from Phillies strength coach Dong Lien somewhere around the 30-yard line. The game was Frisbee, and [More…]

Sweeney welcome in Phillies clubhouse

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Aug 062010
 
Sweeney welcome in Phillies clubhouse

August 6 Philadelphia Daily News “The voice rang out – “Hermano!” – with no hint of a Spanish accent. As Placido Polanco turned toward the source of the greeting, his face brightened. Mike Sweeney seems to have that kind of effect on people. On Wednesday, soon after the Phillies traded for the 37-year-old veteran, former [More…]

Aug 062010
 
Eagles' Laws responding to challenge

August 6 Philadelphia Inquirer “You hear it at the start of every training camp. So-and-so rededicated himself to football in the off-season and is finally going to put it all together this season. This year at Eagles camp, Trevor Laws is that guy. And thus far, the third-year defensive tackle appears to be backing up [More…]

Graham proves to be quick starter

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Aug 062010
 
Graham proves to be quick starter

August 6 Camden Courier-Post “A playbook to master. Linemen to combat. Meetings to attend. Long practices to endure. Brandon Graham survives the dog days of training camp the only way he can. He keeps it simple. “I just be a wild man,” Graham, the Eagles’ first-round pick, said after a recent steamy practice at Lehigh. [More…]