When Charles Barkley speaks, everybody listens. Barkley, the 1993 NBA MVP and 10-time NBA all-star, played his first eight seasons in Philadelphia with the 76ers.
With their second round selection, the 42nd overall pick, the Philadelphia Eagles drafted wide receiver Jordan Matthews.
On yesterday’s show I said some things that in hindsight I regret. I called for the Flyers organization to put a halt to using your imagery and voice when singing ‘God Bless America’ before games.
Jeremy Roenick and now Flyers coach, Craig Berube, were both with the Flyers organization late in their careers. The two had their differences when Berube, or “Chief” was with the Flyers and Roenick was with the Blackhawks. Berube always promised Roenick he’d get him, and when the Flyers acquired Roenick, Berube got him.
Louisville safety Calvin Pryor says he’d love to play for the Eagles, and Brian Dawkins was his favorite player.
Sometimes you have to make the best of a bad situation. No one hoped or expected that the 2013 Phillies would end the season 20 games under .500, that’s the bad situation. Reliever Jake Diekman found a way to make the best of it.
Larry Bowa has filled just about every role possible with the Philadelphia Phillies.
Charlie Manuel is back with the Phillies, but this time, he won’t be in the dugout.
It takes a lot to shock and outrage Mike Tyson. Sounds like a job for Dennis Rodman.
SportsRadio 94WIP will get the City of Brotherly Love ready for Sunday night’s division deciding battle vs the hated Dallas Cowboys with a special pep rally and a one hour special “Eagles-Cowboys Rivalry Retrospective” this Friday, December 27th beginning at 1PM.
The Eagles couldn’t have been very happy on the flight home from Minnesota.
94WIP’s Anthony Gargano and Glen Macnow spend the afternoon on Friday at Lincoln Financial Field, trying to bring good luck to the Eagles.
The Eagles go into Sunday’s game with Washington having lost 10 consecutive games at Lincoln Financial Field. Though there have been many theories, there seems to be no real explanation for the team’s poor play at home, save for last season’s poor play pretty much everywhere.
94WIP Afternoon host Anthony Gargano took over the station’s Twitter account for Sunday’s Eagles game in Green Bay.
Though Charles Barkley and Michael Vick played different sports, with different degrees of success in Philadelphia, they will both go down in Philadelphia sports history together in one particular category: lightning rods.