Sep 042010
 
Eagles make final cuts: Demps, Harris, Ingram, Hall, more

by Justin Adkins The Eagles have cut down their roster to the required 53 players by the 6:00pm EST deadline today. Gone are wide receiver Chad Hall, wide receiver Jordan Norwood, tight end Cornelius Ingram, center A.Q. Shipley, guard Dallas Reynolds, guard Fenuki Tupou, defensive end Eric Moncur, defensive tackle Jeff Owens, safety Macho Harris, [More…]

Sep 042010
 
Eagles trades: RG Stacy Andrews to Seahawks, LB Tracy White to Pats

by Justin Adkins  A disappointment since the ink was drying on his big money free agent contract, the Stacy Andrews era is over before it ever really started.  The Eagles have traded Andrews to the Seahawks for an undisclosed conditional 2011 draft pick.  The trade wasn’t actually cemented before the 6:00pm EST deadline, so backup [More…]

Sep 042010
 
Eagles trade for Ravens LB/DE Antwan Barnes

by Justin Adkins Another day, another trade for the Eagles.  Barely removed from trading for Cardinals offensive guard Reggie Wells, the Eagles have made another one, this time for Ravens veterans linebacker/defensive end Antwan Barnes.  Various reports say the deal was for a 2011 seventh-round pick. Barnes, 25, is small for a 4-3 defensive end at [More…]

Sep 042010
 
Phillies Notes: Worley may get call Monday

September 4 Philadelphia Inquirer “Before Friday’s game, Charlie Manuel said the team had not decided on a second starter for Monday’s doubleheader against Florida. “We don’t know exactly who it is yet,” he said. But hours later, a giant hint was dropped. Righthander Vance Worley started for triple-A Lehigh Valley and was removed after a [More…]

Sep 042010
 
Phillies Notebook: Phillies to monitor workloads in stretch run; Gload, Dobbs return

September 4 Philadelphia Daily News “Roy Halladay starts tonight for the Phillies. If form holds, he’ll pitch at least seven innings. If he keeps that up for the rest of the regular season, he’ll come close to his career high in innings pitched, 266, for the Blue Jays in 2003. And that’s before you begin [More…]

Sep 042010
 
Hamels leads Phillies to win over Brewers to cut NL East deficit to one

September 4 Philadelphia Daily News “THE BALL WENT up into the lingering sunlight and Shane Victorino couldn’t help but feel a pang of disappointment. Routine fly ball to left leading off the top of the second. But manager Charlie Manuel always wants his players to hustle, so he sprinted toward first, just because. And ended [More…]

Sep 042010
 
Eagles Notebook: Players who are likely to survive Eagles' final cut

September 4 Philadelphia Daily News “Here’s an attempt at parsing which 53 guys the Eagles will keep. It can’t possibly be perfect because, just as mock drafts can’t anticipate trades, nobody can say who among the cuts elsewhere in the league will excite the Birds’ interest. It will be a surprise if they begin preparations [More…]

Sep 042010
 
Jamaal Jackson: '99.9 percent' chance he plays in opener

September 3 Philadelphia Inquirer “Center Jamaal Jackson could be the opening day starter after all. During an interview on last night’s broadcast of the preseason finale, Jackson said that the chances of him playing on Sept. 12 against Green Bay are “99.9 percent.” Jackson said his knee “feels great” following ACL surgery last December and [More…]