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Philadelphia is the place to be! NFL Draft Experience

April 28, 2017

NFL Draft Experience Presented by Oikos Triple Zero, invites families and fans of all ages to enjoy a FREE admission, three-day football festival held along the half-mile stretch of Benjamin Franklin Parkway from Thursday, April 27, through Saturday, April 29. Representing the largest festival footprint ever created by the NFL, spanning the size of nearly…

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“With The First Pick In The Draft…”

April 28, 2017

For the first time since 1936, the NFL Draft is making Philadelphia the center of the professional football universe. By Chris Murray If the Super Bowl is the biggest event on the National Football League’s calendar when it comes to fan participation and interest, the NFL Draft comes in at a close second. The three-day…

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Everything you need to know about the NFL Draft Experience

April 27, 2017

City of Philadelphia From April 27-29, the City of Philadelphia is hosting the NFL Draft Experience. The NFL Draft Experience Presented by Oikos Triple Zero invites families and fans of all ages to enjoy a three-day long, FREE admission, football festival, held along the half-mile stretch of Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The NFL is providing fans with…

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The Shopping List

April 22, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Jamaal Charles  (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File) Let’s face it; the Philadelphia Eagles need just about everything. By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun and the Chris Murray Report With the 2017 NFL Draft taking over the Ben Franklin Parkway next Thursday, you don’t need to be ESPN’s draft guru Mel Kiper,…

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All The Young Phils

April 14, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Phillies second baseman Cesar Hernandez (16) tags out New York Mets’ Travis d’Arnaud (18) in a double play after Matt Harvey grounded out during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in Philadelphia.  (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson) Someday, Philadelphia Phillies fans will play host to playoff baseball. But it probably…

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A Legend Progresses

April 14, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Dawn Staley (Photo: Bill Z. Foster) For newly crowned NCAA Women’s Basketball Champion Dawn Staley, the sky’s the limit. By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun Now that the University of South Carolina head coach and Philadelphia basketball legend Dawn Staley finally has that elusive national championship on her mantel, what mountains are…

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Wayne Simmonds is the “Total Package” for the Flyers!

April 7, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Philadelphia Flyers star forward Wayne Simmonds in action on the ice.  (Photo by Webster Riddick)   By Webster Riddick Wayne Simmonds, known as the “Wayne Train” to his teammates, has established himself as one of the best power forwards in the National Hockey League. Simmonds, who is playing in his ninth NHL season,…

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Staley further solidifies her position as a Philadelphia basketball legend

April 6, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  South Carolina coach Dawn Staley cuts down the net as she and the team celebrate their win over Mississippi State in the final of NCAA women’s Final Four college basketball tournament, Sunday, April 2, 2017, in Dallas. South Carolina won 67-55. (AP Photo/LM Otero) By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun and…

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