Ray's Replies: Should McNabb be in HOF, have jersey retired? | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
I would say no on both counts. McNabb was a good to very good quarterback in his 11 seasons with the Eagles, but I never considered him great and, in my opinion, you have to be great to be a Hall of Famer and you have to be something more than very good to have your number retired.
NFC East Preseason All-Americans: Offense edition – Blogging the bEast
It's like the Pro Bowl if no other divisions existed!
NFC East Preseason All-Americans: Defense edition – Blogging the bEast
Same as above, except defense!
Finding the Fits: Barkley is the future in Philly - CBSSports
While Barkley does not possess eye-popping straight-line speed or a howitzer for an arm, he does possess an impressive combination of the Three A's -- accuracy, awareness and anticipation -- traits that have historically translated into success in the NFL.
NFC minicamp storylines - NFL.com
All things Chip Kelly are fascinating at the moment because it's all so new. For now, the quarterback reps are being split closely between Michael Vick and Nick Foles. Will that continue through the mandatory minicamp? ... It's also worth watching how the completely rebuilt secondary lines up. I wouldn't assume much in terms of who is starting. Safety Kenny Phillips, for one, needs to show he's healthy. ... Bryce Brown could get tested for the backup running back job by Felix Jones.
NFL, Premiere League Rugby partner to bring sport to U.S. - SBNation.com
Rugby may finally be coming to the United States, thanks to the country's most powerful sporting league.