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  1. Bienvenido a Miami

    Feb 7, 2007, 9:06 AM EDT

    I can only hope my Vegas adventures next weekend can come close to the KSK & Deadspin peeps exploits in Miami last week. [KSK]

  2. Duce Staley To Retire As Eagle

    Feb 7, 2007, 9:00 AM EDT

    Former Eagle fan favorite Duce Staley will be in town this week and is retiring an Eagle.  You may have thought Duuuce retired a year or so ago… I did too. According to this party invite, somebody thinks Duce is getting his number retired. The Duce Is Loose one last time as he is getting…

  3. Banner Supporting ReidMcNabb ’08 Ticket

    Feb 6, 2007, 10:25 PM EDT

    On the Howard Eskin show earlier tonight, Joe Banner stated that he thinks both Andy Reid and Donovan McNabb will be with the Eagles next season.  Regarding McNabb, Banner pointed to his being only the fourth QB to go to four straight conference championship games, and to McNabb’s success in his first seven years in…

  4. Brett Myers Lost Around 30 Pounds

    Feb 6, 2007, 8:33 PM EDT

    Brett Myers admitted to reaching the 250 mark when last season ended but a better diet and renewed work out regimen has him at a lean 218. “I started (working out) a little earlier this year and I haven’t been able to fit into this suit in two years now and I finally made my…

  5. Donovan McNabb Set To Start

    Feb 6, 2007, 5:42 PM EDT

    Maybe number five can avoid getting sacked twelve times this game. [FanHouse]

  6. Like a bald eagle catching a chihuahua in a shoe box

    Feb 6, 2007, 4:30 PM EDT

    This NFL commercial for tonight’s Bears v. Redskins game is only tangentially related to Philly sports.  Notice the voice at the end. (via)

  7. More Email From The Masshole

    Feb 6, 2007, 3:12 PM EDT

    You may remember a week or so ago when I asked my old pal from The Hub for his thoughts on the Eagles near defeat of the Mighty Patriots.  (See: "Masshole Responds")  Well he’s back and this time I didn’t ask him for it.  This one came unsolicited.  But this friend is one of those…

  8. Britt Reid Turns Himself In to Police

    Feb 6, 2007, 1:39 PM EDT

    From 6 ABC: Action News has learned that one of Andy Reid’s sons will be charged today in connection with thedrug and gun investigations that got underway last week. Britt Reid turned himself in to authorities in West Conshohocken at noontime. Officials scheduled a news conference for early Tuesday afternoon to detail the charges. The…

  9. Football Food For Fans Week 12

    Feb 6, 2007, 12:30 PM EDT

    Football Food For Fans ~ Week 12, originally uploaded by Mark K_NJ With the Eagles playing a team from Seattle, what would Mark cook up in honor of the great Northwest? From Mark’s flickr page: So what I did was I took two nice pieces of salmon, did a beer batter using Anchor Steam beer,…

  10. Dawkins Doesnt Care About the Pro Bowl Either

    Feb 6, 2007, 11:48 AM EDT

    The NFC’s defense is looking a little less fierce than anticipated for this year’s Pro Bowl, with Brian Dawkins and Brian Urlacher stating they won’t be able to suit up. Urlacher hurt his toe in the Super Bowl, but Dawk pulled out for “personal reasons,” which one can only assume are “the Pro Bowl is…

  11. Are Philly Fans Magical?

    Feb 6, 2007, 10:16 AM EDT

    Science says: No. A very interesting article in the Washington Post takes a look at how fans believe they’re thinking is somehow responsible for their teams actions.  A psychologist at Princeton University observed a group of die hard Eagles fans before, during, and after their Super Bowl loss two years ago. At the end of…

  12. Bedard in Philly?

    Feb 6, 2007, 10:08 AM EDT

    I was more than a little surprised to hear the morning shows talking about a possible trade offer for Erik Bedard today, their source being the Metro. The commuter paper reports that Pat Gillick has offered Kyle Kendrick and Shane Victorino, plus two unnamed prospects, for Bedard, who was arguably the best starter in the…