Andy Reid Unanimously Approved By Chiefs FansIf there was a poll taken of Andy Reid's approval ratings during the last days of his final season with the Eagles, you can almost certainly be assured that it would have been very low. Even Reid's biggest supporters couldn't have approved of the 4-12 records, and one of the ugliest seasons in team history.
Gold Stars And Demerits: Eagles Vs. ChiefsAndy Reid returned to Lincoln Financial Field last night, and brought the 2012 Eagles with him.
Made Up Trade: Sixers Deal Young In Four-Team Deal With The BullsWhen the made-up trade every week focuses on Thad Young, it's not due to a lack of respect or like for Thad or his game.
Made Up Trade: Sixers Find A Way To Get Rid Of Kwame BrownWith Chip Kelly's offense being the talk of the town this week, I applaud the creativity exhibited in today's made-up trade.
LeSean McCoy: 'Chip Kelly Is A Genius'One of the most frustrating things about the last couple of years of the Andy Reid regime in Philadelphia was the use, or underuse, of running back LeSean McCoy. Considered by most to be one of the premier running backs in the NFL, McCoy was often times ignored in favor of a more pass-happy offense.
Philly Top Five Power Rankings: Football, Football, FootballThe long summer of discontent is over, and football is here. I feel like we celebrate the return of football like 75 times a year, but this is really it. It's not mini-camp or the start of training camp or the preseason or the draft, it's actually football.
Made Up Trade: Sixers Involved In Four Team Deal Involving Young, Asik, Anderson, JordanWould you make this four-team deal with the Sixers, Hornets, Rockets and Clippers?
Made Up Trade: Sixers Trade Young, Hawes, Acquire Two First Round PicksThis week's made up trade for the Sixers is a three-team trade with the Rockets and the Bulls.
Philly Top Five Power Rankings: Charlie And The Blue ChestGetting fired was the best thing to ever happen to Charlie Manuel in Philadelphia. Imagine he plays out the season, and the Phillies continue to play as poorly as they had. Charlie leaves, everyone is miserable, the season sort of fades away into nothingness.
Sixers Coach Brett Brown: 'I've Hitched My Car To Sam Hinkie'Sixers coach Brett Brown says Sam Hinkie was one of the main reasons he decided to take the job.
Made Up Trade: Sixers Re-Acquire Andre Miller In Three Team DealIn this week's made-up trade, the Sixers are involved in a three-team deal with the Nuggets and Thunder.
Philly Top Five Power Rankings: Donovan Is Nuts, And Vick Is The StarterThis is the part of the Eagles preseason that is usually pretty tough to get through. It's like coming down off of a caffeine high. When training camp starts, everyone is so fired up. Then there's the first preseason game, and everyone's fired up. And then we have to wait an entire month through terrible football and lesser storylines until we get an actual game.
Scott O'Neil: Sixers Move From Philadelphia Is 'Ludicrous' And 'Ridiculous To Think About'When you say it out loud, it does sound pretty crazy. "The owners of the Sixers are purchasing the New Jersey Devils. And Scott O'Neil, the CEO of the Sixers will also be the CEO of the Devils." Sure, it's not the first time one ownership group has owned teams in different markets. But the Devils are one of the Flyers biggest rivals, so this is new territory.
Sixers Introduce New Head Coach Brett Brown... FinallyBrett Brown is introduced as new coach of the Sixers, and knows it will be a tough job.
Made Up Trade: Four-Team Deal Nets The Sixers Steve Nash, Harrison BarnesCheck out a potential four-team trade for the Sixers that involves the Lakers, Warriors and Rockets.