Jan 102011
 
Reid says McDermott will be back as Eagles Defensive Coordinator

By Justin Adkins: At his last day-after-game press conference of the season, Andy Reid was asked if embattled defensive coordinator Sean McDermott would be back next season. The not-known-as-locquacious Reid’s answer was typical: “Yeah.” Of course, this is the same Reid who proclaimed that both Donovan McNabb and Kevin Kolb were his 2010 starting quarterbacks, [More…]

Jan 102011
 
Phillies trade Sergio Escalona to Astros for 2B Albert Cartwright

By Justin Adkins: A day after designating Sergio Escalona for assignment, the Phillies have traded the lefty reliever to the Houson Astros in exchange for minor league second baseman Albert Cartwright. Cartwright was drafted by the Astros in 2007, and was promoted to double-A Corpus Christi toward the end of last season.  There, he posted [More…]

Jan 102011
 
Eagles Runaround: 01.10.11; Reid Fail, Vick Fail, Akers Fail, more...

January 10:  Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web…  Vick, Eagles fail in the clutch   January 10 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Phil Sheridan:  “The ball was in the air. It carried the hopes of Eagles fans that this, finally and at last, would be the year it all came together for this team. It [More…]

Jan 102011
 
Flyers Runaround: 01.10.11; Laviolette All-Star coach, Holmgren, more...

January 10: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Laviolette, Vigneault earn All-Star coaching spots January 9 NHL.com: “Joel Quenneville and Peter Laviolette coached against one another in the Stanley Cup Final last spring. The Philadelphia Flyers’ 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday afternoon ensured they will be behind opposite [More…]