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Ed Benkin
December 07, 2018 - 3:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It has felt like an uphill climb all season for the Philadelphia Eagles. The defending Super Bowl Champions have had a difficult time on the road to a repeat. They have hardly looked like championship contenders. Their season has been declared dead enough times where...
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Matt Leon
December 07, 2018 - 1:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Justin Morrison just wrapped up his senior season as a member of the University of Pennsylvania football team. Morrison made an impact on the field during his time at Penn playing defense, offense and special teams but it was by no means his sole focus. Morrison, a...
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Temple Owls head coach Geoff Collins watches from the sideline as they take on the Connecticut Huskies in the second half at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field. UConn defeated Temple 57-7.
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December 07, 2018 - 12:13 pm
By: Kevin Wright PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Another one bites the dust for Temple University’s football program as another head football coach is departing. On Friday morning, the University’s Director of Athletics, Dr. Patrick Kraft released a statement that Head Football Coach Geoff Collins...
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Mike Dougherty
December 07, 2018 - 11:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long has been nominated for the NFL's Walter Payton Man of the Year award which recognizes greatness off the field. It will be given out before the Super Bowl in February. Each team gets a nominee. Chris Long is the Eagles...
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Matt Leon
December 07, 2018 - 11:18 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia 76ers will be up in Michigan tonight to visit the Detroit Pistons. The Sixers won't have one of the stars in this on the floor as multiple outlets are reporting that Joel Embiid is getting the night off for rest purposes. Embiid is averaging 26.3...
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December 07, 2018 - 10:31 am
By Nicole Chavez and Jennifer Deaton (CNN) -- Former Major League Baseball infielders Luis Valbuena and José Castillo have been killed in a car crash in Venezuela after playing in the country's winter league, their team said. "We are living a horrible tragedy in Cardenales de Lara. We lost our...
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Matt Leon
December 07, 2018 - 10:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Tom Gola was a Philadelphia legend. As a basketball player and coach at La Salle University and as a Philadelphia politician, Gola's story is a fascinating one, and it is chronicled in a new book. David Grzybowski is a La Salle University alum who penned the new book...
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Mike Dougherty | KYW Newsradio
December 07, 2018 - 8:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The annual Army-Navy game set to get underway Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field, but the competition has already begun. A few cadets from West Point and Annapolis dropped by the KYW Newsradio broadcast center to get it started. First it was a little relay race here...
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz
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Ed Benkin
December 06, 2018 - 4:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Dallas Cowboys have featured one of the top defenses in the NFL in recent weeks. Carson Wentz has no intention of giving the Cowboys any extra motivation. On Wednesday, Eagles Linebacker Kamu Grugier-Hill said the Cowboys have had a recent history of choking. The...
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The Widener University women's basketball team has won eight of its first nine games this season.
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Matt Leon
December 06, 2018 - 4:05 pm
CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Widener University women's basketball team has turned a lot of heads already this season. The Division III Pride, who call Chester home, sit at 8-1 (2-1 in the MAC Commonwealth) as they prepare to visit Hood College on Saturday. Their only loss came by just three...
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