Joseph Santoliquito is an award-winning sportswriter based in the Philadelphia area who has written feature stories for SI.com, ESPN.com, NFL.com, MLB.com, Deadspin and The Philadelphia Daily News. He is a two-time Emmy Award nominee most noted for his award-winning ESPN.com feature on high school wrestler A.J. Detwiler in February 2006, which appeared on SportsCenter. In 2015, he was elected president of the Boxing Writers Association of America.
There was no great mystery what the Eagles lacked offensively last year—quality wideouts.
The Phillies are 15-27 after 42 games.
The boot used to stabilize an Achilles tendon comes off of Sidney Jones’ left foot on Sunday, May 21, and the Eagles’ second-round draft choice can’t wait.
Pumphrey finished off an All-American season by leading the nation with 2,133 rushing yards and 17 TD’s.
Clement is listed as 5-foot-11, 227 pounds.
This wasn’t exactly the way Tevin Farmer envisioned Saturday night to go.
The Eagles, more specifically Joe Douglas, Vice President of player personnel, and Howie Roseman, the Eagles Executive Vice President of football operations, feel as if they got themselves a bargain in selecting Washington cornerback Sidney Jones with the Eagles’ pick in the second round and 43rd overall.
Barnett’s intention is to come in and start now.
Barnett broke late Hall of Famer Reggie White’s career sack record at Tennessee with 33.
Tickets are $100. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the event runs until 10 p.m.
Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) has stopped every opponent he has faced. Klitschko (64–4, 53 KOs) will be fighting for the first time in 16 months.
Conley stated he feels completely “powerless” when it comes to defending himself in the matter.
Farmer, a world-class 130-pounder, is looking to start his 2017 with an impressive performance.
If Alabama tight end O.J. Howard somehow drops to 14, the Eagles would be foolish not to take a good look.
The Eagles haven’t won a playoff game since Roseman became the general manager in 2010.
Jerry Izenberg is going to be 87 years young this September.
Still, Phillies’ manager Pete Mackanin believes in Aaron Nola, who will start in Game 2 of the Phillies’ home-opening series against the defending National League East Division champion Washington Nationals on Saturday.
Since 2011, the last time the Phillies had a winning record, the last time the Phillies made the playoffs, and the last time the Phillies were postseason contenders, another team down South was building in the hopes of one day being the Phillies—the Washington Nationals.
The Phillies were faced with a number of obstacles in their home opener on an overcast Friday afternoon at Citizens Bank Park.
Holy Ghost’s Tony Chapman ranks No. 2 on the list in wins with 828 in 39 seasons.
His day job is filled with risk and challenges. His day job carries the omnipresent specter of life and death. It’s Manny Folly’s night gig as a professional fighter that receives the attention, yet it’s his day job as a Philadelphia police officer that merits the real accolades.
Mixon, 20, is a 6-1, 227-pound running back.
On Saturday, April 8th at The Theater at MGM National Harbor in Maryland, Sosa will fight Vasyl Lomachenko.
Since 2013, he’s been 11-24 as a starter.
Showtime Championship Boxing on CBS made it the No. 1 network in primetime on Saturday, March 4, according to Nielsen.
In 2016, Jenkins recorded personal-bests in INT’s (3) and pick six’s (2).
It didn’t last long.
Nicky Colleluori died on November 28th, 2006 at the age of 21.
In his last college season, he rushed for 1,092 yards and scored 20 touchdowns.
McSorley broke Penn State single-season records for passing yards (3,614), total yards (3,979), and touchdown passes (29).