Oct 062010
 
Time to Bench Royster, Play Redd is Now

by Mike Prince, Sportswriter: What possible reason could there be that a very highly-touted running back comes into a game, gets a handoff, makes some impressive moves and gains 19 yards on his first play of the game — and then we don’t see him again until the game is basically over? Is the Penn State [More…]

Oct 062010
 
Ten pitchers in NLDS, extra bench help for Phillies

October 6 Philadelphia Inquirer: “For a short series with an extra off day and three surefire aces, the Phillies decided that carrying an extra pitcher was not prudent. Actually, they decided that carrying two extra pitchers was too many. Instead, after carrying 12 pitchers for most of the season, the Phillies will take just 10 [More…]

Halladay finally gets playoff start

 Posted by at 2:24 pm
Oct 062010
 
Halladay finally gets playoff start

October 6 Camden Courier-Post: “What makes Roy Halladay unique, what makes him so good, is his rigid adherence to routine. What makes today’s start so special for Halladay, the reason he fought to come to Philadelphia, is that this game will be so different from everything he’s done before. It’s a dichotomy Halladay is quick [More…]

Eagles defense in need of fast start

 Posted by at 2:16 pm
Oct 062010
 
Eagles defense in need of fast start

October 6 Camden Courier-Post: “Maybe they weren’t ticked off about the 27 points Green Bay scored against them in the season opener since they outscored the Packers by three after halftime. Maybe they looked beyond the early 17-7 hole to Detroit and the Lions’ two fourth-quarter touchdowns because of the Lions’ dry spell of more [More…]

Oct 062010
 
Flyers' Pronger not saying whether he'll play in opener

October 6 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Will he play in Thursday’s opener in Pittsburgh or won’t he? Only Chris Pronger knows for sure, and the Flyers’ veteran defenseman played it coy Tuesday after he practiced at the Skate Zone in Voorhees and said his surgically repaired right knee was showing improvement. Enough for him to play Thursday? [More…]