Ed Benkin

Chicago Eagles Bar
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Ed Benkin
January 05, 2019 - 3:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- On the day before the Philadelphia Eagles playoff game in Chicago, one establishment is offering an oasis for Birds fans. Diag, in the Lakeview section of Chicago, is an Eagles bar filled with Birds memorabilia. A.K. is a bartender at Diag and says things have picked...
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles (9) prior to the game against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium.
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December 19, 2018 - 5:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It was hard to believe fans were crying for Nate Sudfeld over Nick Foles at the end of the 2017 regular season. Foles had struggled in games against the Raiders and Cowboys and some wondered if he would lead the Eagles into the abyss during the playoffs. The opposite...
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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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Ron Hextall
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Ed Benkin
November 30, 2018 - 7:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Some general managers can see it coming. Ron Hextall did not. On Friday, the former Flyers G.M. spoke publicly for the first time about his firing. Hextall was informed of his dismissal in a 20-second meeting with Team President Paul Holmgren. Hextall admitted he did...
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Carson Wentz
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Ed Benkin
November 21, 2018 - 4:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Carson Wentz wasn't used to what happened on Sunday. The Eagles quarterback has enjoyed a stretch of success on all levels of football. Even in the NFL, Wentz has been part of a team that won a Super Bowl in 2017. Losing games happens to anyone, but being on the end...
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Philadelphia Eagles
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Ed Benkin
November 16, 2018 - 7:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It took ten weeks, but the Eagles are finally underdogs once again. The defending Super Bowl champions are 4-5 on the season and are heading to New Orleans this weekend. Despite being under .500, the Eagles were favorites in all nine of their games so far this season...
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Philadelphia Eagles / Zach Ertz
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Ed Benkin
November 09, 2018 - 9:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Dallas Cowboys will come to town with a record of 3-5 and like in need of a win to save their season. The Eagles are hardly sympathetic to their plight. The talk of desperation in Dallas comes as the Eagles look to jump start the second half of their season. The...
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Darren Sproles
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Ed Benkin
November 08, 2018 - 9:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Eagles were hoping their bye week would give their walking wounded time to heal, but the injury list remains long for Doug Pederson's squad. With a Sunday night showdown against the Dallas Cowboys on the horizon, there are several key players who...
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Fletcher Cox
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Ed Benkin
October 25, 2018 - 4:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Eagles will play their first regular season London game this Sunday when they take on the Jacksonville Jaguars. For some, the trip overseas to play a game can be an inconvenience. For others, it is a chance to see another part of the world while promoting their...
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Derek Barnett
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Ed Benkin
October 24, 2018 - 10:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Eagles have quite a talented group of players on their injury list. The team has already seen the likes of Jay Ajayi, Rodney McLeod, Mike Wallace and Mack Hollins head to the IR list. Now, defensive end Derek Barnett is on his way to injured reserve after head...
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