There aren’t many who have been happy with the Phillies offseason. After winning just 73 games in 2013, a year after winning just 81, a return to playoff form based on the additions they’ve made seems unlikely.
The Eagles had the second most potent offense in the NFL, the leading rusher, and the quarterback with the top quarterback rating. According to a poll of NFL players, however, no one on the Eagles offense strikes fear into the heart of opponents.
The beginning and end of the 2013 season for Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper couldn’t have been more different.
There are many who question whether Tim Tebow will ever play football again. Perhaps he’d be better served predicting it, rather than attempting to play it.
You know your favorite team is rebuilding when a projection of 24 wins is disappointing because it’s too high. Alas, here are your 2013-14 Philadelphia 76ers.
It would be an understatement to say that the last couple of years have been forgettable in Philadelphia sports. Bryzgalov and Bynum highlighted the Flyers and Sixers timelines for all of the wrong reasons, the Eagles fell apart to an extent we may have deemed unbelievable five years ago, and the Phillies have gone from the league’s elite, to one of the most questioned front offices in all of baseball.
The new court, which cost about $80,000, comes courtesy of Beyond Sport, an organization that looks at sports in the context of social change.
Chris continues covering the developments from Washington as the President prepares to launch a military operation against Syria. He also discusses Mayor Michael Nutter’s response to criticism from the teachers union and he talks to Queen Latifah before the launch of her syndicated daytime television show.
DeSean Jackson says that Eagles are one of the NFL’s top five teams.
MLB statistcal projections say that Ryan Howard’s contract could be the worst of all time.
ESPN says it has decided to cut its 3D TV channel by the end of the year.
A report says that Kobe Bryant has reached an agreement with the auction house that was set to sell his old gear.
If you know how to spell guetapens, last year’s winning word in the National Spelling Bee, that’s great. But, if you’re a contestant this year, you have to know what it means.
Chris reviews the aftermath of Rand Paul’s filibuster, including the attacks on him by John McCain and Lindsay Graham as well as Keith Olbermann’s potential return to ESPN and Joy Behar’s exit from the View. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece about Phillies Spring Training, and Kevin Connolly about his new show on the Travel Channel.
Chris discusses John Boehner’s failure to pass his “Plan B” alternative and runs down Mayor Michael Nutter’s top ten songs of 2012. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Public Welfare, Gary Alexander, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece about what could be Andy Reid’s last home game as Eagles Head Coach, and Comedian Ian Bagg.