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6:47 AM / Wednesday May 22, 2019

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All Isn’t Lost But…

November 9, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Eagles’ RB Wendell Smallwood runs against Panthers in last week’s game.  (Photo: Webster Riddick)   …the Philadelphia Eagles can’t take anyone for granted on their road to the NFC East Title.   By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun A 4-4 record at the halfway mark of the season may be mediocre…

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Philadelphia 76ers unveil new city edition uniform inspired by ‘Rocky’ and ‘Creed’ films

November 2, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Sixers’ Ben Simmons at Front Street Gym.   The Philadelphia 76ers has unveiled its 2018-19 City Edition uniform, presented in partnership with Official Jersey Patch Sponsor StubHub. The 2018-19 City Edition uniform celebrates Philadelphia’s rich history of the challenger’s mentality that inspired the “Rocky” and “Creed” films. The uniform’s core displays the iconic…

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Birds Can’t Close The Deal

October 26, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Eagles WR Alshon Jeffery attempts a catch in the end zone during the Eagles v. Panthers game last weekend.  (Photo: Webster Riddick)   By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun and the Chris Murray Report For the first 50 minutes of the game, it looked as if the Philadelphia Eagles were on their…

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Do We Offend?

October 9, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Vikings DE Danielle Hunter over Eagles QB Carson Wentz during last Sunday’s game.  (Photo: Webster Riddick) The Philadelphia Eagles offense has been, well, offensive, something that was obvious in Sunday’s loss to the Minnesota Vikings. By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun and the Chris Murray Report  In the two games that the…

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Russian player goes unpunished in ‘sportsmanship’ double standard

October 5, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Sloane Stephens  (Photo: shutterstock)   The chair umpire was silence was deafening.   By Nigel Roberts newsone.com There appeared to be a double standard in tennis officiating after a Russian player went unpunished for unsportsmanlike conduct that, if history was any indication, officials would have likely admonished Serena Williams for displaying. In a video…

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On The Defense

September 28, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Wendell Smallwood  (Photo: Webster Riddick)   By Chris Murray For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun In four out of their last six games including Super Bowl LII, the Eagles defense has needed to stop a team invading their end zone late in the game. In three of those games, the…

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Big plays put Eagles in trouble early versus Tampa

September 20, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Doug Pederson at Super Bowl LII championship parade. (Photo: Nick Tropiano/shutterstock.com)   By Chris Murray For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun During the Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl run last season, the Birds always had a knack of making that one big, difference-making play on both sides of the ball to…

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Are You Experienced?

September 14, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO: NFL Hall of Famer Brian Dawkins speaking to fans at the Courtyard By Marriott stage. (Photo: Denise Clay) By Denise Clay When the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New England Patriots last year to claim the team’s first Super Bowl victory, it became one of those moments that fans wanted to relive again and…

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Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter Welterweight World Title Showdown, Sept. 8

September 7, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Welterweight boxers Shawn Porter and Danny Garcia showing off their ultimate forms during the media workout before the showdown on Showtime on Saturday night, Sept. 8.  (Photos from Amanda Westcott/SHOWTIME) BROOKLYN–Welterweight stars Philadelphia’s Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter kicked off fight week in Brooklyn on Wednesday with media workouts ahead of their showdown for…

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Déjà vu, All Over Again

September 7, 2018

Above photo: Eagles RB Jay Ajayi goes for second touchdown in last night’s game against the Atlanta Falcons.  Photo: Webster Riddick The Philadelphia Eagles win over the Atlanta Falcons had a familiar feel to it. By Chris Murray For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun If you walked in at the end…

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