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 a lot to like, and some things to dislike in the Eagles’ 27-24 victory over the stubborn New York Giants at Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday afternoon.
Malcolm Jenkins channels his inner Jimmy Rollins, despite the Eagles’ 27-20 loss to the Chiefs.
The Eagles threw the ball 46 times (50 called passes) and ran just 17 times (13 called runs).
There were some things to like, and a number of things to dislike in the Eagles’ 27-20 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Overall, the Gennady “GGG” Golovkin-Saul “Canelo” Alvarez didn’t really do anything but add more confusion to a muddled boxing landscape.
Archbishop Wood and St. Joseph’s Prep, two defending state champions, will meet Friday night at 8 p.m. at Widener University’s Quick Stadium.
Gennady Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will meet for what will essentially be the middleweight championship.
“Everyone feels their role matters, and that’s the mark of a good team,” Jenkins said.
After a 30-17 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday the Eagles snapped a five-game losing streak to Washington.
There was some things to like, and a few things to dislike in the Eagles’ 30-17 victory over Washington at FedExField on Sunday afternoon.
On both sides of the Delaware River, a number of teams have winning streaks that stretch back into last season that will be challenged.
Joe Santoliquito has the Eagles finishing 7-9 again.
There was some things to like, and some to dislike as the Eagles closed their preseason in an ugly 16-10 loss to the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on Thursday night.
It seems the secret is out nationally. Southeastern Pennsylvania is able to produce high-quality football talent.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. put on a show in the last fight of his spectacular career.
Mayweather, who turned 40 on Feb. 24 and hasn’t fought since Sept. 12, 2015.
49–0 (26 KOs) / Making professional boxing debut 21-3 (18 KOs) in MMA
Linebacker Mychal Kendricks played out of his mind.
“We’re just trying to help each other out and it’s working.”
Darby, 23, has two interceptions and 121 tackles in two years with Buffalo.
Darby — 5’11”, 193-pounds — was a second round draft pick of the Bills in 2015.
Christian Carto wears nerves well, because he was about to audition for a big-time New York-based promoter who could throw another boost into his budding career. If he was anxious about it, no one would have known.
Ron Darby, 23, is supposed to be the salve for what appears to be the Eagles’ Achilles Heel at cornerback. Whether he could be is anyone’s guess. He could be a “smart” acquisition, one of those reclamation projects that turns into gold, or he could turn into a flat tire, after playing well as a rookie before dropping off his second season.
Currently, Sproles leads all active NFL players and ranks 8th all-time with 19,011 all-purpose yards
J-Matt made 73 catches for 804 yards and three touchdowns last season.
The 6-foot-2, 323-pound guard was the 10th overall pick out of Alabama in 2013.
Cornerback is clearly the Eagles’ biggest problem, early in training camp.
He knows what a Super Bowl team looks like.
The 6-foot-2, 237-pound third-round draft pick out of Texas played in all 16 games last year.
The Eagles gave up 37 big passing plays, which was the second-highest in the NFL in 2016.