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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:08:17 GMT2017-01-18T16:08:17ZAfrican Americans are quick to snatch somebody's black card. For the uninitiated, taking someone's black card is tantamount to kicking an offending party out of the proverbial club. It's a way of saying, "You're no longer one of us," as in, "Stacey Dash be gone."
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:41:56 GMT2017-01-18T15:41:56Z
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:59:42 GMT2017-01-18T14:59:42ZOn the latest episode of Not Another Philly Sports Talk Show, Inquirer columnist Mike Sielski and Daily News columnist David Murphy spend the first half of the show discussing the Eagles' reported indecision regarding Jason Kelce's future at center. The second half of the show features Phillies beat writer Matt Breen walking us through the Michael Saunders signing and its trickle-down effect on the Phillies' roster.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 06:50:30 GMT2017-01-18T06:50:30ZFour teams in the NFL had great regular seasons in 2016, at least as defined by Howie Roseman, the Eagles' executive vice president of football operations, during his wrap-up press conference two weeks ago.
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:50:19 GMT2017-01-17T17:50:19ZTHOUGHT experiment: Through some combination of quantum mechanics, economic catastrophe and sheer boredom, the NFL announces that it is tearing up all of its rosters and re-divvying up teams by way of a leaguewide draft to be held the day after tomorrow. Not only is every ac
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:45:43 GMT2017-01-17T16:45:43ZOn this week's edition of Philly.com's Birds' Eye View podcast, Jeff McLane and Zach Berman host a podcast version of one of Jeff's annual traditions: debating which Eagles players should stay and which should go after the season ends.
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:51:02 GMT2017-01-17T03:51:02ZKANSAS CITY - The teams playing in the NFC and AFC championship games ought to provide us with a moment of clarity, as far as what is important in the NFL of 2017.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 02:37:22 GMT2017-01-17T02:37:22ZKANSAS CITY - Andy Reid's detractors have accused him of coaching in a fog before, of not being properly mindful of time or timeouts.
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:45:29 GMT2017-01-16T15:45:29ZON SATURDAY, Houston Texans running back Tyler Ervin left in the second quarter of a 34-16 loss to the New England Patriots after suffering what was later diagnosed as a concussion. Earlier, in Seattle's 36-20 loss to Atlanta, Seahawks tight end Brandon Williams suffered one and Luke Willson was evaluated for one, too.
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:30:52 GMT2017-01-16T06:30:52ZARLINGTON, Texas - Aaron Rodgers watched the Dallas Cowboys tie Sunday's divisional round playoff game with 35 seconds remaining, and he didn't think about overtime. He knew how little time remained. He also knew the Green Bay Packers had two timeouts, and his right arm has been responsible for enough dramatics during a dozen seasons that even 35 seconds offered opportunity.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:02:18 GMT2017-01-16T05:02:18ZARLINGTON, Texas - With 13 wins and home-field advantage clinched through the NFC playoffs, the Dallas Cowboys rested many of their regular players in a season-finale loss to the Eagles.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:09:09 GMT2017-01-16T04:09:09ZARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Aaron Rodgers didn't need another Hail Mary this time.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 22:03:22 GMT2017-01-15T22:03:22ZWhen Carson Wentz met with reporters the day after the Eagles' season finale he did so in the new media house at the NovaCare Complex, near the exit and far from the main building of the practice facility. Eight months earlier, the rookie quarterback sat in the same room after he was formally introduced to Philadelphia following the draft.
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:48:55 GMT2017-01-15T19:48:55ZIt is January, and Andy Reid is still coaching football, something he has done in 12 of his 18 seasons as a head coach. Consistency like that is what keeps NFL coaches employed - and what gets them jobs when they eventually need one - and no one is as fond of consistency as Andy Reid.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 05:05:25 GMT2017-01-15T05:05:25ZFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots are headed back to a familiar spot: the AFC championship game.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 02:54:09 GMT2017-01-15T02:54:09ZATLANTA (AP) - Matt Ryan hardly resembled a quarterback who can't win the big games.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:18:12 GMT2017-01-13T19:18:12ZPITTSBURGH (AP) - Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter was back at work with the team on Friday and will travel to Sunday's playoff game in Kansas City after prosecutors dropped all but two minor charges stemming from an altercation outside a Pittsburgh bar last weekend.
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 03:22:23 GMT2017-01-13T03:22:23ZZACH ERTZ has been a strong finisher the last two seasons. A year ago, with Sam Bradford as the Eagles' quarterback, he was targeted 46 times in the last four games and caught 35 passes for 450 yards and 18 first downs.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:53:10 GMT2017-01-13T02:53:10ZWILL THE FALCONS finally come up big? If not, it'll be a sorry way to close their stadium. Otherwise, look for a blowout in New England on Saturday night and a pair of sweetheart games on Sunday.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:00:07 GMT2017-01-12T23:00:07ZSAN DIEGO (AP) - Chargers fans knew for several years that this dreaded day could be coming, that their beloved NFL team might move up the freeway to tap the perceived riches of Los Angeles.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:18:03 GMT2017-01-12T21:18:03ZPITTSBURGH (AP) - All but the two least serious charges will be dropped against Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter stemming from an alleged altercation outside a bar hours after the team's Sunday playoff win against the Miami Dolphins, a prosecutor announced Thursday.
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