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Jun 11, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson (10) tosses the ball during Minicamp at Novacare Complex.
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Ed Benkin
June 12, 2019 - 9:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For Doug Pederson and his offensive coaches, the possibilities are endless in 2019. As the Eagles continue with minicamp, the offense continues to tinker with its old and new weapons. The likes of Zach Ertz and Alshon Jeffery are gearing up for what they hope will be...
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Aug 30, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Malcolm Jenkins (27) walks out of the tunnel after the national anthem before a game against the New York Jets at Lincoln Financial Field.
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Ed Benkin
June 11, 2019 - 9:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was no secret why Malcolm Jenkins skipped the Eagles voluntary workouts this past month. Jenkins had no problem confirming his situation after day one of the Eagles minicamp. The Eagles gathered for the first day of the three-day camp on Tuesday. Jenkins was on the...
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Footballer Neymar denies rape allegations.
Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images via CNN
June 02, 2019 - 4:22 pm
By Duarte Mendonca, Laura Perez Maestro and Theresa Waldrop, CNN (CNN) -- Brazilian football star Neymar da Silva denied rape allegations Sunday, publishing texts and photos he said prove he was set up, and his representative claimed he was the victim of attempted extortion. "I'm being accused of...
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Bart Starr, the Hall of Fame Green Bay Packers quarterback who won the first two Super Bowl titles in the 1960s, died at the age of 85 in Birmingham, Alabama, the Packers said.
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May 26, 2019 - 1:48 pm
By Eric Levenson, CNN (CNN) -- Bart Starr, the Hall of Fame Green Bay Packers quarterback who won the first two Super Bowl titles in the 1960s, died Sunday morning at the age of 85 in Birmingham, Alabama, the Packers said. Starr, who won five National Football League championships for the Packers,...
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Doug Pederson gave his Carson Wentz the green light to hit the field for this week's workouts.
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Ed Benkin
May 21, 2019 - 6:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Doug Pederson was ready for the question and was more than happy to give the answer. The Eagles head coach is used to hearing questions from the media about the health of Carson Wentz. Pederson would not reveal last week if Wentz would be a full go for the start of...
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Lonnie Outlaw
Vernon Ray
Matt Leon
May 17, 2019 - 1:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Soul will look to get back on the winning track Saturday afternoon when they visit the Washington Valor. The 2-1 Soul are coming off their first loss of the season as they fell at home this past Saturday to Albany, 57-48. "We just couldn't get that...
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Ed Benkin
May 10, 2019 - 9:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson says he doesn't want to overwhelm his rookies. The challenge of their first NFL practice sessions will give them plenty to do over the weekend. On Friday, the Eagles kicked off a three-day rookie mini-camp. Draft picks,...
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Former Liverpool goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar and New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia
Kathy Willens/AP
May 10, 2019 - 8:44 am
(Associated Press) — Celebrating their 10th English league title in 15 years, Liverpool players jumped joyously at Anfield on April 28, 1990, never suspecting a decades-long wait for the next. When they took a nine-point lead in late December, Kopites thought that elusive 19th English championship...
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Philadelphia Soul wide receiver Aaron Wascha caught three touchdowns in last week's win in Baltimore.
Philadelphia Soul
Matt Leon
May 09, 2019 - 12:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Soul will be back home on Saturday night to welcome the Albany Empire to the Wells Fargo Center in Arena Football League action. The Soul are 2-0 in the young season after beating the Brigade down in Baltimore this past Friday, 36-27. The win was...
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Villanova safety Rob Rolle has signed with the Miami Dolphins.
Courtesy of Villanova University Athletics
Matt Leon
April 29, 2019 - 3:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Rob Rolle has spent the last few years being one of the top defensive backs in the Colonial Athletic Association. Now, the Villanova University product is getting his shot at the NFL. Rolle, a safety, has signed as an undrafted free agent with the Miami Dolphins. "I...
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