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Connor Barwin’s MTWB Foundation Raises $170K For South Philly Park

Connor Barwin’s Foundation Raises $170K.

06/24/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 04: Riley Cooper #14 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates after scoing a 10 yard touchdown thrown by Nick Foles #9 in the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field on January 4, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field on January 4, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Fans Approve Of Riley Cooper Signing

In July, Riley Cooper was caught on tape using a racial slur at a Kenny Chesney concert. The incident quickly became a national story and consequently, Cooper became a controversial figure. Many fans and media personalities expressed strong opinions saying the Eagles should cut Cooper because of the incident.

02/28/2014

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Eagles Reach New Deals With Kelce, Cooper

On the heels of Jason Peters’ new contract, the Eagles have reached new deals with two other members of the 2013 team.

02/27/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 04: Riley Cooper #14 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates after scoing a 10 yard touchdown thrown by Nick Foles #9 in the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field on January 4, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field on January 4, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

After Peters Re-Signing, More Dominoes To Fall

Furthermore, two of the Eagles top receivers, Riley Cooper and Jeremy Maclin, are free agents set to hit the open market. A controversial topic over the past couples months has been, which receiver should the Eagles re-sign? However, it looks like the Eagles may be able to keep both players in midnight green.

02/27/2014

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LeSean McCoy: ‘All The Guys I Talk To Love Riley Cooper’

The start and the end of Riley Cooper’s 2013 season couldn’t have gone any differently.

02/03/2014

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Brad Smith: ‘Riley Cooper Is A Good Dude’

The beginning and end of the 2013 season for Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper couldn’t have been more different.

01/09/2014

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BLOG: Dallas’ Problems Vs. The Eagles

By the time you read this, the Eagles-Dallas game will have been decided. Without Tony Romo, the Dallas Cowboys were expected to lean heavily on running back, De Marco Murray, who had been coming on strong of late. This season, he had surpassed 1,000 yards rushing for the first time in his three-year career.

12/31/2013

Bryce Brown #34 celebrates his touchdown with James Casey #85 of the Philadelphia Eagles in the fourth quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on December 29, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.  (Credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

From Worst To First: Eagles Complete Improbable Journey

The Eagles won the NFC East Division by escaping Dallas with a 24-22 victory Sunday night.

12/29/2013

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Top 10 Sports Figures Who Should Have Kept Their Mouths Shut In 2013

As 2013 draws to a close, let’s take a look back at the top 10 figures in the sporting world who would have been far better off avoiding Twitter, taking the high road, or playing the quiet game

12/24/2013

LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles carries the ball with pressure from David Bass #91 of the Chicago Bears during the second quarter at Lincoln Financial Field on December 22, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Eagles Prep For Dallas By Trouncing Bears, 54-11

The Eagles got things right, Kelly made sure of that, in a thoroughly dominating 54-11 victory over the Bears.

12/22/2013

Riley Cooper's controversy was the top Philadelphia sports story of 2013 (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Top Ten Philadelphia Sports Headlines Of 2013

2013 was an up and down year in Philadelphia sports, to say the least. The first half was full of “downs,” including coaching changes for every professional team, and losses upon losses as well. But the second half has proved to be more positive, with some of those changes looking like positive ones.

12/10/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 1: Defensive end Trent Cole #58 celebrates a sack of quarterback Carson Palmer #3 in the third quarter during a game at Lincoln Financial Field on December 1, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles defeated the Cardinals 24-21. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Eagles Team Grades: Philly Makes Honor Roll In Win Over Arizona Cardinals

The Philadelphia Eagles handled a close game against a tough Arizona Cardinals team. See how Nick Foles, Chip Kelly and others performed during the home win against the Cardinals.

12/02/2013

Nate Allen #29 of the Philadelphia Eagles intercepts a pass intended for Michael Floyd #15 of the Arizona Cardinals.  (Credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Eagles’ Defense Stops Arizona In 24-21 Victory

The Eagles defense swarmed all over the Arizona offense for five sacks and three turnovers, then hung on for the 24-21 victory.

12/01/2013

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BLOG: Improvements at the Wells Fargo Center

Each team has a new head coach and those fellows are seeing some improvements in their teams’ “blind spots”.

11/21/2013

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Cooper Making News On The Field Now

Eagles WR Riley Cooper has come a long way since leaving the Philadelphia Eagles for three days after using a racial slur.

11/16/2013

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