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Eagles defense tees off on punchless Jets

To a man, the Eagles swore they were not going to take Jets lightly. To a man, they said they were going to play like it was a championship game. There would be no...

Running down a dream

Some people might find driving 200 miles in a weekend challenging. Michael Gagliardi didn’t drive it, he ran it. Gagliardi took part in the Tahoe 200, a 205-mile race around Lake Tahoe. The race began on Sept....

Eagles say they won’t get caught looking past the Jets

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin -- Shortly after the Eagles had knocked off the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Thursday night, center Jason Kelce stood at his locker fielding questions after the Birds’ 34-27...

Eagles offense leading the way; defense still figuring it out

The situation: Third and 10, season on the line in last Thursday’s game against the Green Bay Packers. The Eagles have the ball on the Packers’ 34-yard line, game tied 27-27 with only seconds...

“Arkansas” Fred Barnett comes to Mayfair

The Mayfair Business Improvement District last week sponsored a pre-game tailgate party at Frankford and Cottman avenues, before the Eagles defeated the Green Bay Packers. The WIP Go Birds podcast was live, with John Barchard...

Football comes up big for Judge’s Mulgrave

When Liam Mulgrave faced a very tough period of his life, he turned to football. He also turned to helping others. Not only did it get him through the tough times, he’s done his best to...

Hall, Lincoln pick up historic win over Frankford

Travell Hall has been on the field for a lot of big wins. The Abraham Lincoln High School senior was the lead blocker two years ago when Sam Karr rushed for a city-record 416 yards...

Roache quick to help Northeast

Linemen are the hardest-working players on the football field. But they don’t always love to put in the work at the end of practice. After doing drills, hitting sleds and going live, linemen will sometimes...

Sports, McGarry a great combination

Sports doesn’t mean a lot to Stephen McGarry Jr. They mean everything. McGarry, 32, is a 2008 graduate of Our Lady of Confidence Day School, which was housed at Cardinal Dougherty, and ever since he was...

Where is the Eagles’ pass rush?

Wanted: A pass rush for the Philadelphia Eagles, who desperately need one before they take the field on Thursday night at Lambeau Field against superstar quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who has led the Green Bay...
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