Sep 072010
 
Split with Marlins leaves Phillies a half-game behind Braves

September 7 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The day-night doubleheader the Phillies played Monday at Citizens Bank Park was like night and day for the team’s wildly inconsistent offense, and the result was a split decision with the Florida Marlins. After managing just one hit in six innings against 28-year-old rookie Adalberto Mendez during an opening 7-1 loss [More…]

Sep 072010
 
Zagurski, Mayberry Jr. added to Phillies roster

September 7 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Mike Zagurski became the latest minor-league addition to the Phillies’ roster on Monday, and he is likely to be the final pitcher recalled from triple-A Lehigh Valley. After the Phillies‘ doubleheader split with Florida, the team announced that IronPigs outfielder John Mayberry Jr. would join the team in time for Tuesday’s [More…]

Sep 072010
 
Packers quarterback Rodgers can relate to what Eagles' Kolb is facing

September 7 Philadelphia Daily News: “Nobody knows better than Aaron Rodgers what Kevin Kolb is feeling right now. The Packers’ starting quarterback played the same, often-frustrating, 3-year waiting game that Kolb did. He dealt with the same replacing-a-legend pressure that Kolb is feeling right now. (OK, so maybe Donovan McNabb isn’t a legend, but he [More…]

Sep 072010
 
Theismann says McNabb wasn't appreciated in Philly

September 7 Philadelphia Daily News: “Get Joe Theismann talking about Donovan McNabb and Kevin Kolb, and he doesn’t hold back. Theismann said McNabb, traded to the Redskins in April after playing 11 seasons with the Eagles, was never appreciated in Philly. “From the day Donovan McNabb was drafted by the Eagles, he’s been booed,” said [More…]

Sep 072010
 
Eagles boast a deep and dangerous receiving corps

September 7 Philadelphia Inquirer “On the first play of his first drive as the Eagles starter, Kevin Kolb hit DeSean Jackson in stride for 21 yards. On his second throw in that preseason game, he found Jeremy Maclin for 29. Welcome to the Eagles air attack, 2010 edition. Two plays after hitting Maclin, Kolb targeted [More…]

Sep 072010
 
Eagles sign 3 players to fill practice squad

September 7 Philadelphia Inquirer “The Eagles signed tight end Garrett Mills, safety Chip Vaughn, and wide receiver Jeremy Williams on Monday, giving them the maximum of eight players on their practice squad. The 6-foot-1, 235-pound Mills was fourth-round pick by New England in 2006. He spent the last three seasons in Minnesota. He had seven [More…]