Oct 182010
 
Phillies Runaround - 10.18.10; NLCS Game 2, Oswalt, Rollins, more...

October 18: Phillies news and stories from around the web… Oswalt delivers with arm and bat as Phils tie series October 18 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The first time Roy Oswalt hit Sunday night, he used a Chase Utley bat. He weakly grounded out to second. After that, he went to Jimmy Rollins and asked him to [More…]

Oct 182010
 
It's time for another 'new' Eagles QB

October 18 Philadelphia Daily News columnist John Smallwood: “IF I WERE Andy Reid, I’d change my mind again. I’d step up to a podium today and say, “You know that stuff I’ve been telling you about Mike Vick definitely coming back as the starting quarterback when he is healthy, well, treat that like when I said [More…]

Maclin steps up for injured Jackson

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Oct 182010
 
Maclin steps up for injured Jackson

October 18 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Paul Domowitch: “As DeSean Jackson lay on the ground after his vicious collision with Falcons cornerback Dunta Robinson early in the second quarter, his offensive teammates stood a few feet away trying to process what they had just witnessed. “When you see stuff like that, it just makes you step [More…]

Oct 182010
 
Eagles defense a running joke no longer

October 18 Philadelphia Daily News: “The Eagles’ defense really needed this, after the early beating the Redskins inflicted 2 weeks ago, after the unseemly late-game foldup last week at San Francisco that made a solid win a nail-biter. Atlanta’s first five possessions yesterday, the Falcons managed two first downs. The score was 21-0 before Matt [More…]

Oct 182010
 
Kolb has career day in win over Falcons

October 18 Camden Courier-Post: “OK, Andy, so now who’s your starting quarterback? A month ago, Eagles head coach Andy Reid named Michael Vick his starter for the rest of the season because Vick had played “out of his mind” while Kevin Kolb was out with a concussion. But on Sunday, with Vick inactive as he [More…]

Oct 182010
 
Scoring has been a concern for Flyers in early going

October 18 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The Flyers’ season is just five games old, certainly not enough time to get a good sampling of what is to follow. Still, there has to be concern in Flyerdom, because the offense has been sporadic and, at times, listless. Consider: Mike Richards, Scott Hartnell, Ville Leino, and James van Riemsdyk [More…]

Oct 182010
 
Collins continues juggling act with Sixers

October 18 Philadelphia Daily News: “Another 76ers practice at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, another juggling of players. New coach Doug Collins is like a mixologist, trying to find what concoctions best suit his taste. Yesterday’s first team consisted of Jrue Holiday, Andre Iguodala, Elton Brand and Craig Brackins, with Jodie Meeks and Jason Kapono [More…]

Oct 182010
 
The Crow’s Nest: Will the replacements be Werth it?

By Barry Jeffrey Jr.: Jayson Werth had some major struggles this year with RISP, but his overall value to the team is huge. His play down the stretch most likely means the Phillies will not have much of a chance to retain him. Having come to the Phillies from the Dodgers and coming off a [More…]