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Maurice Edu Union

Philadelphia Union Sign Experienced Midfielder Maurice Edu

The Philadelphia Union have greatly improved their squad for this upcoming campaign by signing veteran midfielder Maurice Edu from the English Premier League side Stoke City FC. Edu will be loaned to the Union for one year, and the team has the option to purchase the twenty-seven year old midfielder once the loan expires. The […]

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Shariff Floyd Eagles

Eagles 2013 Draft Prospect Profile: DT Sharrif Floyd

Background Name: Sharrif Floyd Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Position: Defensive Tackle Height: 6′ 3″ Weight: 297 pounds School: Florida Gators Conference: SEC Accomplishments: High School All-American, 5 Star recruit out of high school, 26 tackles for a loss in college, All-Freshman SEC Team (2010), First Team Defense AP All-SEC (2012), First All-American DL from Florida Since […]

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Foles Fumble vs Redskins

Foles’ Performance Proves Why We Were Wrong to Blame Vick

For a long time throughout this dreadful Philadelphia Eagles season, it seemed to most fans that Nick Foles was the answer to their problems. After all, the rookie was phenomenal in preseason with 507 yards passing, six touchdowns, and only two picks. Unfortunately, that wass just preseason. This is the rigorous, sixteen-game NFL season where […]

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Todd Bowles

Is Todd Bowles the Defensive Coordinator the Eagles Have Been Looking For?

With the monumental defensive collapse against the Detroit Lions, and fans calling for changes, the Philadelphia Eagles organization fired defensive coordinator Juan Castillo and promoted defensive backs coach Todd Bowles to the position. This season has been a tumult of high and low points for the  3-3 Eagles, whose lackluster performance has had fans calling […]

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The 76ers could re-sign Holiday through 2018 (via Getty Images).

Jrue Holiday Extension: Sixers Look to Ink Young Point Guard

With 76ers training camp officially finished and preseason action beginning, some contract rumors have already become a topic of interest for fans. The Sixers and 4th-year point guard, Jrue Holiday, are reportedly negotiating a contract extension. The two sides have until October 31st to finalize an agreement. If Jrue and the 76ers do not come […]

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Philadelphia Phillies: It’s Time to Look Ahead to 2013

With another frustrating 2-1 loss to the woeful Miami Marlins last Friday night , the Philadelphia Phillies were officially eliminated from playoff contention after the St. Louis Cardinals smothered the playoff-bound Washington Nationals 12-2. Playing to stay in contention for the final wild card spot, the Phillies offense could not produce any chances to drive […]

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