Jan 122011
 
Manuel not worried at lack of contract extension from Phillies

January 12 Philadelphia Daily News: JUST A MONTH until pitchers and catchers gather once more on the emerald fields of dreams at the Carpenter Complex. It’s almost that time again, and all the items on the winter checklist have been marked off. Well, almost all of them. Manager Charlie Manuel is going into the final [More…]

Jan 122011
 
The Eagles need OG Mankins more than CB Asomugha

By Justin Adkins: Everyone loves sexy.  And it doesn’t get much sexier for Eagles fans than thinking of the team signing impending free agent cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha.   The 29 year old shutdown corner has been a fixture for the Raiders, with teams refusing to even throw to his side for an entire game.  And thanks to Oakland’s buffoonery [More…]

Jan 122011
 
PFT's Gregg Rosenthal is a lazy, Philly hating d-bag

By Justin Adkins: Profootballtalk.com’s Gregg Rosenthal, known more for being the love child of Frodo Baggins and an illiterate who can’t spell, has engaged in yet more tired media-on-Philly crime. Piggy-backing off a story from the Allentown Morning Call, the child-like writer has taken the account of a Packers fan who had his car vandalized after Sunday’s [More…]

Jan 122011
 
Eagles sign TE Ingram, two more, to reserve/future contracts

By Justin Adkins: It’s there and back again for Eagles tight end Cornelius Ingram.  The oft-injured pass catcher has signed a reserve/future contract with the team, along with fellow tight end John Nalbone and wide reciever Jeremy Williams. Ingram, originally a 2009 fifth-round pick out of Florida, has suffered two torn ACL’s in the same knee, one [More…]

Jan 122011
 
Motivated Briere lifts Flyers after All-Star snub

January 12 Philadelphia Daily News: “SKATING just hours after learning he was snubbed from the All-Star Game roster, Danny Briere didn’t need much help getting up for last night’s game at HSBC Arena. Last night was a confluence of motivation for Briere. Not only was Briere not selected for the All-Star Game yesterday, he just [More…]

Jan 122011
 
Poor defense leaves Sixers out in the cold against Pacers

January 12 Philadelphia Daily News: “NOT MANY people cared to venture out in the snow last night to watch the 76ers play the Indiana Pacers. Not many 76ers cared to play much defense last night, either. On a night when the Sixers got back their defensive leader in Andre Iguodala, they gave Indiana a plethora [More…]