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  1. Bloggers Top 40 Sports Figures 2006

    Feb 6, 2006, 9:10 AM EDT

    Jamie Mottram, of AOL’s Sports Bloggers Live and the organizer of the Fanhouse, polled some of the top sports bloggers to compile a list of the top 40 sports figures of 2006.  Only one person I voted for cracked the top 40 and he doesn’t even play his ball in Philly. Check out the full…

  2. Kevin Mench Has an Eagles Tattoo

    Feb 6, 2006, 12:01 AM EDT

    A hot stove anecdote from MLB.com: Talk circulated earlier in the day that the teams were closing on a trade that would have included Phillies veteran starter Jon Lieber and Brewers outfielders Kevin Mench or Geoff Jenkins and possibly relievers Derrick Turnbow or Jose Capellan. It just so happens that Kevin Mench is a native…

  3. Tommy McDonald’s NFL Championship Ring

    Feb 5, 2006, 11:11 PM EDT

    I wrote a short post about meeting Tommy McDonald over at the Fanhouse.

  4. Superbowl XL

    Feb 5, 2006, 5:25 PM EDT

    *Watch the Superbowl Ads Here at iFilm* The most important question of the day, What’s on the menu?  Things I will be devouring:-Kathy’s home made meatballs along with roast beef, A+.-A Cut Above‘s Chicken Italiano sandwiches, the bomb.-Cacia’s pizza.-Best newcomer: Buffalo Chicken Dip (shredded chicken, hot sauce, cream cheese.)-All the salads: potato, pasta, etc.-Veggie Dips,…

  5. Rocky’s Robe Heads to Smithsonian

    Feb 5, 2006, 4:04 PM EDT

    In the original Rocky, Paulie got $3,000 for Rocky to put the logo of the meat-packing place he worked at, Shamrock Meats, on the robe Rocky wears.  What is believed to be that same robe is headed to the Smithsonian. Rocky Balboa’s boxing robe and gloves will share the same home as Dorothy’s ruby red…

  6. Freddie Garcia, Turnbow, Mench Rumblings

    Feb 5, 2006, 10:13 AM EDT

    Randy Miller reports a very enticing deal Gillick may be working on: If things shake down right for the Phillies at this week’s Winter Meetings, general manager Pat Gillick might head home Thursday having filled most of his needs with two big trades that probably would get fans excited. Talks are preliminary, but Gillick was…

  7. Keyshawn and Rocky

    Feb 5, 2006, 1:32 AM EDT

    I’m beat after a long exhausting game at the Linc tonight.  Check out these two quick ones I posted over at the Fanhouse.  Click on the pictures for more.  Because I’m too tired to analyze football right now.              

  8. Wing Bowl 14 Wrap Up

    Feb 4, 2006, 4:49 PM EDT

    If you are at work, you may not want to click on any of the picture links | Pictures from Philly.com | Pictures from Philadelphia Weekly | Picture of Wing Tut yarfing | El Wingador being retired and sent to the rafters | Philly.com videos | Angelo Cataldi treats objects like women, man. | Joey…

  9. Bobby Clarke Back in Orange & Black

    Feb 4, 2006, 3:40 PM EDT

    Clarke will be back as senior vice president.     "I’m really glad that I’m still associated with Paul and the team," Clarke said. "It was a tough decision [to resign] but it was the right decision. But I don’t want to be left out of the team. Whatever Paul sees me as, whether it’s…

  10. Eagles on Monday Night Football!

    Feb 4, 2006, 12:37 PM EDT

    I’m going to go down to the Linc and Freeze my ass off for this. 120406eagles-MNFUploaded by philadelphiawilldo

  11. Monday Extras: Cartoons, Don Carmen, Papale, & Forget Manny

    Feb 4, 2006, 10:01 AM EDT

    I’m a bit late on this Eagles cartoon depicting the city of Philadelphia in complete panic mode, suicide watch, etc.  It depicts Jeff Garcia as a flaming homosexual. [Eagles Cartoon] An amazing tale of how former Phillie Don Carmen returned one fans autographed card roughly 15 years after he originally received it. [Slate] The Phillies…

  12. Navy Beats Army in 107th Matchup

    Feb 4, 2006, 12:05 AM EDT

    The Naval Academy squad had a much tougher time than was expected in dealing with the footballers from West Point.  It was a close game far into the second half.  Navy broke things open with an interception return for a TD and that pretty much sealed the deal. The game has an atmosphere unlike any…