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Detroit Pistons guard Ish Smith (14) brings the ball up court ahead of Philadelphia 76ers guard T.J. McConnell (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, in Detroit.
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October 24, 2018 - 8:32 am
By Matt Schoch, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Blake Griffin has heard the critics, but the veteran forward knows it'll take more nights like Tuesday to get where his team wants to go. Griffin scored a career-high 50 points and had the game-winner after he was fouled on a driving layup with 1.8...
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Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson and Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (11) go over a play late in the fourth quarter against the Carolina Panthers at Lincoln Financial Field.
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Ed Benkin
October 24, 2018 - 8:03 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Doug Pederson isn't the only coach feeling the heat after Sunday's collapse against Carolina. It was a team effort in blowing a 17-point fourth quarter lead, and some wonder what happened to a defense that dominated through three quarters. The Monday Morning...
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Penn senior wide receiver Steve Farrell had a career game in Friday's loss to Yale.
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
October 23, 2018 - 12:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania will look to rebound from a tough home loss to Yale when the Quakers visit Brown on Saturday in Ivy League play. Penn lost to the Bulldogs 23-10 at Franklin Field this past Friday. Yale jumped out to a 15-3 lead early and held off the...
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Rowan senior running back John Mannion
Rowan Athletics
Matt Leon
October 22, 2018 - 3:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - - It was a big Saturday in Glassboro for the Rowan University football team. The Profs put together a gritty performance and rallied to beat a Wesley College squad that was ranked as high as number 8 in the Division III polls, 28-27 the final. Rowan rallied from a 27-...
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (11) walks off the field after fumbling on the final drive during the fourth quarter against the Carolina Panthers at Lincoln Financial Field
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Andrew Kramer
October 22, 2018 - 12:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Eagles fans are likely still reeling after watching the team blow a 17-0 lead in the 4th quarter Sunday night in a home loss to the Carolina Panthers. The mood was definitly sour after the game in South Philly. "Great ending to a great game," said one Panthers fan...
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Eagles preparing for high-powered Carolina offense
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Ed Benkin
October 19, 2018 - 10:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Beating the struggling Giants was a step forward for the Eagles and their defense. The challenge will be greater on Sunday against Carolina. The Giants are sputtering on offense and Eli Manning looks like a quarterback whose best days are behind him. It will be a...
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Cabrini sophomore outside hitter Steph Judkins
Cabrini University Athletics
Matt Leon
October 19, 2018 - 3:40 pm
Steph Judkins has established herself as one of the top Division III women's volleyball players in the country. The Cabrini University outside hitter leads the Atlantic East Conference with 401 kills and that number places her in the top ten nationally. She leads the conference in points and is...
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In this October 2018 photo, Jigar Desai poses with his family, friends and members of the Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleaders in front of the pillar he ran into earlier this year at Ellsworth Station on the Broad Street subway line in Philadelphia.
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October 19, 2018 - 11:35 am
By Kristen De Groot, Associated Press The moment in the spotlight isn't over yet for a Philadelphia Eagles fan who stumbled into fame as a viral video star after running into a subway pillar earlier this year. Jigar Desai is now the subject of an NFL digital short feature, shot ahead of the Eagles...
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This March 31, 2017 file photo shows a competitive video game tournament under way at Caesars casino in Atlantic City,N.J.
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October 19, 2018 - 11:22 am
By Wayne Parry, Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's new Call of Duty is this: To become the East Coast center of competitive video game tournaments, also known as esports. The activity is rapidly growing in popularity across the country and around the world, and the New...
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Sep 23, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles running back Corey Clement (30) carries the football during the third quarter against the Indianapolis Colts at Lincoln Financial Field.
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Ed Benkin
October 18, 2018 - 6:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Last year, the Eagles defeated the Carolina Panthers in the regular season. The eventual absence of one of the top defensive players in football played a part in the win. While the Eagles earned their impressive 28-23 victory, it was no coincidence that all of their...
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