Amazing tales of the Philadelphia fan with the impaled Indian head - Puck Daddy - NHL - Yahoo! Sports
"I'm a big Philadelphia Eagles fan, so I actually take the head to the Redskins games. It was never even meant to be for the Blackhawks," he said. "And when the Cowboys come to town, I put a cowboy hat on it and write 'Deadboys.'"
Paul Domowitch: NFL rule puts some rookies behind the 8-ball | Philadelphia Daily News | 06/08/2010
AS A SEVENTH-ROUND pick in the April draft, safety Kurt Coleman already is facing an uphill battle to win a roster job with the Eagles. Thanks to the NFL, that hill already is a lot steeper for the Ohio State product than it needs to be.
With McNabb shadow still looming large, Kolb faces tough task
You walk through the Philadelphia Eagles' practice facility at NovaCare Complex, and decades of history -- captured in black-and-white and color photographs on the walls -- are everywhere. Poster-sized newspaper and magazine pages, with photos and headlines documenting memorable Eagles moments, are everywhere. It doesn't take long to find the first image of Donovan McNabb. Or the second. Or the third. Yes, he is everywhere, too.
Signs point to players like Charles, Henne having breakout seasons
Kevin Kolb, Philadelphia Eagles, QB: It says a lot when a team trades a franchise quarterback to a division rival and hands the offense to someone who wasn't a first-round pick and has just two career starts. Coach Andy Reid likes to throw the ball, so look for Kolb to be up around 500 pass attempts. Both of his starts resulted in 300-yard passing games. While he won't keep up that pace, the numbers could add up with that many attempts.
DeMaurice Smith On Labor Strife And Fans: SB Nation Interviews NFLPA Director - SBNation.com
DeMaurice Smith recently talked with SB Nation's Joel Thorman on topics ranging from the Union's number one issue to the importance of fans to where retired players fit in the NFLPA's future plans.
Ravens Forfeit Week of Practice for OTA Rules Violation -- NFL FanHouse
The Baltimore Ravens will forfeit their final week of OTA practices after the NFL found them in violation of rules governing permissible OTA activities. The league and the players' union released a joint statement Monday saying the Ravens "violated the rules concerning the intensity and tempo of drills conducted on the Club's organized team activity days and the length of time spent by players at the Club's facility on such days."
Baskett: Onside Kick? What Onside Kick?
What’s funny is I haven’t heard one thing about the onsides kick. People know me, especially the people in Philadelphia, and they know me more for my special teams play than anything. One play does not make a career and one play does not change a game. You make a big catch at the end of the game and score a touchdown and for the team that loses there is still a lot of things that could have happened in the other 60 minutes of the game. Everyone that knows football knows that one play does not decide a game. Anyway, I’ve learned you have to let stuff go in one ear and out the other.
Omar Gaither flexible to stay in the mix | Philadelphia Inquirer | 06/08/2010
It used to be that Omar Gaither didn't necessarily embrace his title as "Mr. Versatility." For the Eagles linebacker, his flexibility became an impediment to his starting. Of course, it also made him indispensable.