Sep 012010
 
Eagles put rookie DE Ricky Sapp on IR; pick up DE Egboh

by Justin Adkins The Eagles have placed rookie defensive end Ricky Sapp on Injured Reserve, ending his season before it technically began. The fifth-round pick from Clemson had struggled both with learning a position as well as a knee that had been nagging off and on.  After tweaking the knee at practice, Sapp underwent an MRI, and [More…]

Sep 012010
 
Polanco, Howard, Utley in dry spell for Phillies

September 1 Philadelphia Daily News “The diagnosis Placido Polanco offered last night was the same one he has offered for the better part of the season. How’s the elbow? “Sore,” he said. Any more or less sore than usual? “The same,” he said. Are there any remedies besides painkillers and ice? “Surgery,” he said, with [More…]

Sep 012010
 
Phillies offense wakes up in win over Dodgers

September 1 Philadelphia Daily News “Against a couple of familiar faces, the Phillies found a reprieve from the offensive struggles that have plagued them for most of the last 2 weeks. A three-run homer by Brian Schneider in the second inning helped knock former Phils farmhand Carlos Monasterios out of the game in the third [More…]

Phillies catcher Hoover to get call

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Sep 012010
 
Phillies catcher Hoover to get call

September 1 Philadelphia Inquirer “Paul Hoover will be the first of what is expected to be a handful of September call-ups to boost the Phillies‘ roster during a pennant race. Hoover, a catcher, will be the lone player to be added to the team as major-league rosters officially expand Wednesday. Hoover will serve as the [More…]

Eagles’ key pieces mostly set to go

 Posted by at 12:01 pm
Sep 012010
 
Eagles' key pieces mostly set to go

September 1 Philadelphia Inquirer “The Eagles‘ main components are getting healthy just in time for the regular season. Guard Todd Herremans (ankle), linebacker Ernie Sims (forearm), and defensive end Trent Cole (ankle) were all back on the practice field Tuesday, along with center Jamaal Jackson, who delivered snaps for the first-team offense and showed no [More…]

Sep 012010
 
Eagles rookie receiver Chad Hall needs to play fast in preseason finale

September 1 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Sam Donnellon “WHEN ANDY REID said yesterday that, “You want to make sure that you’re right” about roster selections, he was not speaking in the theoretical. Just last summer the St. Louis Rams plucked Danny Amendola from the Eagles’ practice squad and turned him into a valuable NFL player, a [More…]