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May 22 CBSSports.com:
“The lockout is still very much on, which means we’re still very much talking about where Kevin Kolb, the heavily-hyped Eagles backup quarterback, will end up playing in 2011. Today’s zany rumor — the Cleveland Browns! — comes to us courtesy of Mike Lombardi of the NFL Network.
May 23 CSN Philly:
The Eagles are one of only seven NFL teams that have not cut the salary of its coaches since the lockout began in March, according to a report in The Boston Globe. A story in the newspaper reported that 25 of the 32 NFL teams have either already instituted pay cuts for their coaches or told them that they will begin doing so on June 1. The report said the cuts ranged from 20 to 50 percent.
May 22 San Francisco Chronicle:
DeSean Jackson looked into the crowd of young faces at West Oakland’s McClymonds High School on Thursday, and it was a little jarring. There was no crowd – maybe 100 kids in a big auditorium at a mostly empty school. The dropout rate at McClymonds is 70 percent, and the 400-plus kids enrolled have been hardened by things they’ve seen or experienced.
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