Aug 22, 2012, 3:20 PM EST
Let’s jump right into the good and the bad from Monday night’s 27-17 preseason victory over the Patriots.
Aug 21, 2012, 2:43 PM EST
Despite shipping the right fielder out to San Francisco a few weeks ago, the Phillies are still holding their Hunter Pence bobblehead giveaway at tonight’s game.
Aug 21, 2012, 8:16 AM EST
Although Foles’ faster-than-anticipated ascendency is saving what would otherwise be a torturous preseason to date—and we the football-starved people appreciate that—it comes with a few grains of salt.
Aug 20, 2012, 6:56 PM EST
So much for the Patriots testing the Eagles. Thanks to some brutal scheduling that has New England playing three games in a 10-day span, Bill Belichick decided he would rest a few starters tonight — basically all of them, actually.
Of course, this comes as horrendous news for the Birds, who thanks to some similarly awful scheduling — playing their Week 1 opponent four days from now — intended to use tonight’s game as their regular season primer. So, uh, now what?
Aug 20, 2012, 4:08 PM EST
Less than a week after agreeing to a six-year extension with Wayne Simmonds, the Flyers have now done the same for Scott Hartnell, locking up the feisty winger through 2019. We will update as the financial terms are revealed.
Aug 20, 2012, 1:37 PM EST
Due to an unusual set of circumstances, the Eagles are holding their “dress rehearsal” one game early, which means when Monday Night Football kicks off tonight at 8 p.m., their starters will be going head to head with the reigning AFC Champion Patriots. Whether the opponent will treat the evening with any weight is another story.
Aug 18, 2012, 12:06 PM EST
This photo is all kinds of win, if only for the reactions in the bullpen — even though it is the play that was most associated with the Phillies 6-2 loss to the Brewers on Friday night.
Aug 17, 2012, 1:54 AM EST
The Phillies’ bullpen falters again, this time surrendering the lead in the bottom of the eighth on a grand slam that handed the Brewers a 7-4 victory.
Fantasy Buyers Beware of Shady This Season; Plus An Eagle Not Named Jai Jarrett Who Struggled Against Pittsburgh
Aug 16, 2012, 1:21 PM EST
Jai Jarrett wasn’t the only Eagle who struggled against Pittsburgh. LB Brian Rolle didn’t look sharp. Plus, fantasy peeps might want to beware Shady McCoy this season. And more on D-Ends.
Aug 15, 2012, 4:22 PM EST
Despite a solid effort from Roy Halladay, the bats and bullpen let the Phillies down in a 9-2 loss to the Marlins.
Aug 14, 2012, 4:45 PM EST
As the Eagles depart the public setting at Lehigh University for the secluded fortress that is the NovaCare Complex, what comes next for the Birds?
Aug 14, 2012, 1:19 PM EST
A closer look at the performance of the Eagles first-team defense in their preseason opener last Thursday.
Aug 14, 2012, 2:38 AM EST
Eagles cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha was in a bad state after a collision with Nate Allen in practice, but appears to be okay.
Aug 13, 2012, 2:44 PM EST
Three-time Pro Bowler Tra Thomas announced through Twitter on Monday that he will sign a one-day contract with the Eagles on Thursday and formally retire with the team he played 11 years.
Aug 11, 2012, 3:29 PM EST
Signed in the offseason to replace the injured Jason Peters at left tackle, Demetress Bell has already dropped on the depth chart in favor of King Dunlap. Meanwhile, backup quarterback Mike Kafka is going to miss time due to a fracture in his non-throwing hand, perhaps opening the door for rookie Nick Foles to swoop in and steal the job.
Aug 10, 2012, 1:19 PM EST
Notes from the Eagles’ preseason opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Aug 9, 2012, 4:45 PM EST
The Eagles host the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2012 preseason opener.
Aug 9, 2012, 2:08 PM EST
A peak inside the NL East and Wild Card standings, and how the Phillies might finish.
Aug 9, 2012, 12:00 PM EST
Five Eagles players to watch on defense tonight in the preseason opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Aug 8, 2012, 2:18 PM EST
Five Eagles on the offensive side of the ball we’ll be watching in the team’s preseason opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday.
Aug 8, 2012, 9:59 AM EST
Just three days after unfathomable tragedy struck at Lehigh, and one day after the funeral of his oldest son, Garrett, Andy Reid reportedly has returned to training camp as the Eagles begin preparing for Thursday night’s preseason opener.
Aug 6, 2012, 1:00 AM EST
Preseason football got underway last night with a pair of 2012 Birds foes squaring off in the Hall of Fame Game at Canton, Ohio — and a pair of former Eagles making contrasting statements.
Aug 2, 2012, 2:14 PM EST
NHL teams are in the process of finalizing their rosters for the season ahead, so without further adieu, who are the favorites to hoist the Stanley Cup next June?
Aug 1, 2012, 6:15 PM EST
Dom Brown makes his first start of the season in left field, as the Phillies take on the Washington Nationals.
Aug 1, 2012, 1:58 PM EST
The Flyers agreed to a two-year extension with Peter Laviolette that runs through 2014-15, giving the head coach a vote of confidence, and keeping him behind Philly’s bench for the foreseeable future.
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