Chris covered the latest in the investigation of an attack on a gay couple in Center City, Chris Christie’s assessment of the ‘Bridgegate’ investigation, and DeSean Jackson’s return to Philadelphia. He talks to Dr. Walter Schubert on Finance Friday at 7:00 and Eagles Analyst Ray Didinger at 8:00.
They welcome the Washington Redskins in an NFC East showdown this Sunday, which will serve as the third most expensive game on the secondary market at Lincoln Financial Field this season.
“We know that we’re really placeholders here. This is an institution, the Philadelphia Eagles, that represents our fans, and we need them to be a great team.”
Chris discussed Rihanna pulling her performance from the CBS Thursday Night Football open, John McCain accusing Rand Paul of doing somersaults over ISIL beheadings, and Anheuser-Busch voicing concerns over the NFL’s handling of recent domestic abuse issues. He also talked to Eagles General Manager Howie Roseman at 8:00.
On one hand, the Eagles did not play a complete game for the second week in a row. On the other hand, they won on the road in Indianapolis.
Chip Kelly addressed a few issues, the many positives when he addressed the media on Tuesday, after the Eagles came back to beat Indianapolis, 30-27, on Monday.
Chris discussed last night’s Eagles win against the Colts, new allegations of child abuse against NFL player Adrian Peterson, and how police in Philadelphia will enforce new marijuana laws. He talks to Eagles Insider Dave Spadaro at 7:20, Reporter Sharyl Attkisson at 8:00, and David Limbaugh at 8:20.
Chris discussed the Thursday Night Football broadcast’s address of domestic violence, the withdrawal of a class action lawsuit against David Letterman, and Ted Cruz being booed off stage by a Christian group. He talked to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday at 7:00, Ray Didinger at 8:00, and Author Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz at 8:20.
The team would not name starters at the two open line positions, but their Wednesday practice may have offered a clue as to who will be playing.
The Philadelphia Eagles have signed 11-year veteran and former Pro Bowl G/T Wade Smith, the team announced Tuesday.
The first half of the season was a complete disaster for Philadelphia. Turnovers on the first two drives of the game were followed by three straight punts and an interception before halftime. The offensive line got banged up with injuries and running back LeSean McCoy was a non-factor. Fortunately for the Eagles, the second half was much better.
Chris discusses President Obama’s admission on the optics of playing golf, the Eagles comeback win yesterday, and the controversial email that is forcing the Atlanta Hawks owner to sell. He talked to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00, Dean Henry from LaSalle University at 7:20, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece at 8:00, and Author and Political Analyst George Will at 8:20.
It will go down as a win for the Birds, but getting there put fans through quite a ride.
Eagles fans, thrilled with the start of the regular season, tailgated outside of Lincoln Financial Field in advance of Sunday’s kickoff against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
SEPTA is hoping it can add to making your trip to and from Lincoln Financial Field a pleasant one by offering free rides on it’s Broad Street Subway Line.