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Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper

Hakeem Cooper couldn’t wait to tell his mom the good news. The Abraham Lincoln High School graduate was named the head coach of the school’s football team in June and the first thing he did...

By drafting Thybulle, Sixers continue trend for experience

The 76ers may have ended a trend of selecting one-and-done college players in the first round of the NBA draft when they took shooting guard/small forward Matisse Thybulle out of the University of Washington...

Holmes hits milestone in front of special fan

  It's always special to score 1,000 points. For Ryan Holmes, it was even more special. Last year, Holmes, then a junior at Penn Charter High School, was on the verge of scoring his 1,000th point. And...

Pederson wants his players to get away from football before camp opens in late...

The head coach of an NFL team has the difficult job of bringing a large group of talented young men together to bond with the common goal of winning a championship at the sport's...

RB Howard should be a good addition for the Eagles

With 3,370 rushing yards in the last three seasons, Jordan Howard is one of only three players in the NFL – along with Ezekiel Elliott and Todd Gurley – with more than 3,000 ground...

Thompson, Ross bring flavor to Northeast

Conrad Thompson is best known for his voice. And immediately after hearing him on one of the podcasts, you can tell he’s from the south. But that doesn’t mean he doesn’t share a lot of...

Eagles’ Rodney McLeod says working together with the NFL sure beats fighting with them

Starting in August 2016, several NFL players, led by then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, began protesting during the playing of the national anthem before the start of NFL games. Kaepernick was the first to...

Northeast’s Steed fielding calls about future

Lots of high school kids spend hours on their phone. Some are on Snapchat, others are watching videos on YouTube. Most are doing it for entertainment. Ubayd Steed is doing it because he’s in demand. Steed is...

Ryan Donaghy living on the fast track

Ryan Donaghy had little time to celebrate his debut. The 2018 graduate of Father Judge High School had just competed in his first race at Watkins Glen International in upstate New York, and in brutal...

Isom got love of wrestling from mom

Eli Isom always loved professional wrestling. And he loved nothing more than watching it with his mom. For the most part, they loved the same stars. They were both huge fans of Shawn Michaels. They both...
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