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Poyer: I understand football '100 times more' than most | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
Jordan Poyer knows what some people say about him –- the scouts, the detractors, those who don’t think he can make it in the NFL. He’s heard what they think. He knows the criticism as well as the former Oregon State cornerback knew the tendencies of overmatched Pac-12 wide receivers.

DeSean Jackson Jumps off Balcony into a Pool, Because That’s Not a Bad Idea | The700Level
I’m generally of the opinion that arguments starting with “Athletes shouldn’t do X” (flamenco dancing, for example) are a little overblown. But when you’re DeSean Jackson, and your entire career is built on your raw athleticism, maybe…just maybe…jumping off a balcony and into a pool is a bad idea. Because maybe…just maybe…it’s a bad idea for anyone not interested in cracking their skull open.

Training camp preview: Eagles ready to flash new color — Kelly green - NFL - Sporting News
For the first time since the 1998 and '99 campaigns, the Philadelphia Eagles are coming off consecutive seasons that ended without playoff berths. The sudden tumble from annual playoff contender to an NFC East doormat that went 4-12 last year, cost coach Andy Reid his job after 14 seasons and led to major front-office changes.

Celebrities Solve Philadelphia Sports Problems | The Philly Post
Now that Snoop Dogg has come out for Michael Vick at QB, can Charles Barkley’s endorsement of Matt Barkley be far behind?

Advice from Uncle Donovan -
From the time he was old enough to handle the hostility, Darnell Nurse used to travel to Philadelphia twice a year to see his Uncle Donovan play at Lincoln Financial Field. Nurse, now 18, is ready to be drafted on June 30, but in a different sport than Donovan McNabb. And if the Flyers were to nab Nurse with the 11th overall pick, he knows what he would be getting himself into.

Player to watch at training camp: Cary Williams | Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
NFL guidelines state that offseason workouts and organized team activities are voluntary. New Eagles cornerback Cary Williams used that fact to his advantage last month by missing the team's voluntary OTAs for various reasons.

Cardinals surprised Ryan Swope had to miss practice due to prior concussion -
Arizona Cardinals rookie wide receiver Ryan Swope hasn't received medical clearance for his concussion he suffered in college, which has surprised the team.

Report: Arrest Warrant Prepared for Aaron Hernandez - Pats Pulpit

An arrest warrant has yet to be issued for Aaron Hernandez, but one has reportedly already been prepared.

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