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Immaculata’s Chase Nasife on road to recovery from 2nd ACL tear

Despite two injuries, the Philadelphia Academy Charter grad won’t give up his dream to play professionally.Coming back from a torn ACL was the second-hardest thing Chase Nasife ever did.The hardest? Doing it a second time.Nasife is...

Dave Spadaro: Eagles rookies have to earn their wings on the fly

The team’s rookies will be put to the test this August.By Dave SpadaroDerek Barnett isn’t your typical 21-year-old kid. Instead of noshing on Cheez Doodles and working on his summer beach body, Barnett is at the...

Eagles need to do a few things to compete for division

In this weeks column, Dave Spadaro breaks down five essential steps the Eagles must do to remain competitive.By Dave SpadaroIn the old days, when NFL teams trained at remote locations and television cameras waited as...

Spadaro: Eagles among the contenders in the balanced NFC East

After years without any luck in playoffs or postseason, could this be the year the Eagles turn it around?By Dave SpadaroMaybe it’s just the glass-is-Midnight-Green feeling that comes along with training camp only a couple of...

Johnson is combination of size and power

6 feet 6 Lane Johnson is one of the Eagles’ most indispensable players — and is one mistake away from ending his career.By Dave SpadaroLane Johnson is something that most men are not: He is a rare combination...

Spadaro: Eagles top pick Barnett could be another great young star

The Eagles’ 21-year-old defensive end could be a game changer.By Dave SpadaroAs the sports fans of the region celebrate the galaxy of young stars among the professional landscape — Carson Wentz of the Eagles, Joel Embiid and Ben...

Evaluating the Eagles after their organized team activities

Columnist Dave Spadaro evaluates strengths and weaknesses the Eagles may face come September.By Dave SpadaroIt is break time for the Eagles, which is roughly equivalent to a five-week school-is-out experience for the players and coaching...

After strong junior season, Keen ready for summer

Soccer is fun. Baseball is life. And this year, Archbishop Ryan’s Jason Keen had a very fun life.Jason Keen is ready to get down to business.Whether it’s in soccer, baseball or his job.Keen just finished his...

Dave Spadaro: Eagles upgrade at WR

Hopefully some new hires in passing and catching will yield some improvements.It isn’t just Alshon Jeffery And His Supporting Cast.The Eagles, aware their passing game lacked down-the-field explosiveness and a consistent threat to defenses...

Dave Spadaro: High hopes for Brooks

The Eagles’ Brandon Brooks opened up about his anxiety: he’s “in a much better place now.”Brandon Brooks is a huge man, extremely talented and driven to be the best in his field. He’s an offensive...
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