Jul 282011
 
2006 Draft review: Hall of Famer Pat Gillick's first with the Phillies

On Sunday, Pat Gillick was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.  There are fewer than 30 executives enshrined in Cooperstown, and it’s clear that he had a large impact in baseball during his front office career.  Of all the executives in the Hall, only Gillick has been active in baseball since 1984, so it’s [More…]

Jul 282011
 
Eagles to sign quarterback Vince Young

With Kevin Kolb traded to Arizona today, the Eagles had an immediate glaring need at backup quarterback.  Enter former Tennessee Titans problem child Vince Young.  Per Clark Judge of cbssports.com, the Eagles are bringing Young in to back up Mike Vick. Young is long on talent but short on brains and maturity.  Hopefully his experiences in Tennessee have humbled him [More…]

Jul 282011
 
Kolb trade finally done; Eagles get CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, 2nd rd pick, from Cardinals

Kevin Kolb’s tenure as an Eagles quarterback is finally over.  This afternoon the Eagles announced the news we all expected — Kolb has been traded to the Arizona Cardinals for former first-round cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and a 2012 second-round pick. Kolb, 27 next month, only made seven starts with the Eagles but in limited time showed flashes of [More…]

Jul 282011
 
Flyers add Trenton Titans as ECHL minor-league affiliate

The Flyers will be adding a new level to their minor league organization, today entering into an agreement with the East Coast Hockey League’s Trenton Titans.  The new relationship replaces the Greenville Road Warriors as the Flyers secondary affiliate. “This is a tremendous opportunity for hockey fans in Trenton and the surrounding region to identify [More…]

Jul 282011
 
Eagles sign defensive end Jason Babin to 5 year, $28 million contract

With the NFL zombie being brought back to life on Tuesday at 10:00am, many expected the Eagles to make splash after splash starting around 10:01.  While that didn’t happen, it looks like the team is looking to make up for lost time Thursday. On the same day the Eagles traded former future franchise quaterback Kevin [More…]