1. Michael Vick: Redeemed or Thug-for-Life?

    There are times I write at the request of others, like here , where my uncle requested a Tiger Woods piece. There are times where I write about epic journeys, like here , during the Blizzard of 2009...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 3 years ago 1,575 reads 42 comments

  2. The New Boston Strangler: Simon Gagne

    In the early 80′s when I was a kid, the nation was enthralled with the Bird vs. Magic rivalry. And rightly so. they played for championships. But to get to the championship, Bird’s Boston teams had to go through my beloved 76ers...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about 4 years ago 81 reads 2 comments

  3. Thanks To the Greatest Philadelphia Eagle Ever, Donovan McNabb

    It was Sunday, April 4, 2010 at 8:17 pm when I got a text message from my friend David. “WOW!!! McNabb to the Skins,” is all it said. I had heard the speculation from Fox Sports’ Jay Glazer on Twitter earlier in the week...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 4 years ago 576 reads 26 comments

  4. Eagles Will Beat Dallas: Roll On, Super 5, Roll On

    As my four regular readers know, I met Donovan McNabb, or as he is referred to in this space, Super 5, three weeks ago. He is my favorite athlete is the history of Philadelphia sports...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 4 years ago 331 reads 10 comments

  5. Review of Wachovia Center, Home of the Philadelphia 76ers

    Review originally published on Stadium Journey . The Wachovia Center is the home of the Philadelphia 76ers and Flyers...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 4 years ago 225 reads 0 comments

  6. Review of Wachovia Center, Home of the Philadelphia Flyers

    Review originally published on Stadium Journey . The Wachovia Center is the home of the Philadelphia Flyers and 76ers...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 4 years ago 554 reads 0 comments

  7. M and T Bank Stadium: The Not-Quite-As-Hot Little Sister

    Review originally published on Stadium Journey. Remember that super hot girl from high school that everyone was in love with? You know the one. Always had the huge crowd around her locker, and she was a nice person to boot...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 4 years ago 724 reads 4 comments

  8. Two Venues. Three Pro Games. 23 Inches of Snow. 24 Hours.

    As a correspondent for Stadium Journey, a website dedicated to being the premier sports venue review spot in the United States, I get to do a lot of fun things. I get to go to sporting events, which I love...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 4 years ago 463 reads 19 comments

  9. Tiger Woods' Wife Hires Drew Rosenhaus To Renegotiate Pre-Nup (SATIRE)

    In the wake of her husband Tiger’s admission of infidelities, Elin Woods has hired super agent Drew Rosenhaus to renegotiate her pre-nuptual agreement...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 4 years ago 3,802 reads 4 comments

  10. The Most Important Position in Professional Sports: Fan

    I was talking about the Phillies' chances in the World Series last week at work. I told a co-worker, “I think we have a good chance of sweeping the Yankees.” (Obviously, that was wrong, but that isn’t the point here...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about over 4 years ago 1,546 reads 3 comments

  11. Week Four NFL Picks Against the Spread plus Two College Picks

    No coin flip picks this week. The good news is that I was 9-7 versus the spread in the NFL last week and 1-0 in college. The bad news is I missed my first STONE COLD LEAD PIPE LOCK(tm) and UPSET SPECIAL...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 914 reads 3 comments

  12. Week Three NFL Picks Plus One College Pick

    So I'm thinking I may just start flipping a coin. I mean, after an 8-8 week (plus missing on the college pick), it can't be any worse, right? Well, I did hit on both the UPSET SPECIAL and STONE ...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 297 reads 9 comments

  13. Washington Redskins' Season Preview 2009

    The 2009 Washington Redskins look eerily familiar to the 2008 version, which, depending on your perspective, can be a good or a bad thing...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 282 reads 6 comments

  14. Four Teams That Can Derail The Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl Train

    I am already on record predicting the Eagles to win Super Bowl XLIV. Since that prediction, the Eagles have lost Jim Johnson, Stewart Bradley and Cornelius Ingram. They have added Michael Vick, and may be starting a rookie at free safety...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 652 reads 26 comments

  15. Confessions of a Seminoles Fan: Tim Tebow Is the Greatest of All Time

    OK, maybe not yet. But after he leads the Gators to their first ever undefeated season, wins his third national title, and wins his second Heisman Trophy, he will remove all doubt. I think I just threw up in my mouth a little bit...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 590 reads 31 comments

  16. Sean Landeta Irate That Eagles Let Michael Vick Wear Number Seven

    In an angry, tear filled press conference, ex-Eagle/Giant/Ram/Buccaneer/Packer/USFL Star punter Sean Landeta lambasted the Philadelphia Eagles for allowing new quarterback Michael Vick to wear number seven...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 796 reads 72 comments

  17. Brad Lidge Continues Relentless Pursuit Of Blown Saves Record

    With his Major League leading eighth blown save, Philadelphia Phillies closer Brad Lidge is ever closer to fulfilling his boyhood dream of being in the record books for most blown saves in a single season...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 2,162 reads 34 comments

  18. With Brett Myers Returning Soon, a Dear Brad Conversation with Lidge

    Hey, Brad, you got a second? We, the fans of Philadelphia, just wanted to say thanks. Thanks, Brad, for the magical perfect ride last season...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 330 reads 78 comments

  19. Sixers Trade Samuel Dalembert To Los Angeles For Candace Parker And A Throwback

    The Philadelphia 76ers today traded disgruntled center Samuel Dalembert to the Los Angeles Sparks for star power forward Candace Parker and a throwback jersey from Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 2,005 reads 78 comments

  20. Pedro Martinez to Make Rehab Start Versus Washington Nationals (Humor)

    Unable to locate a Double-A team with space on its schedule, the Philadelphia Phillies have secured the Washington Nationals as an opponent for newly signed pitcher Pedro Martinez's rehab start next week...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 608 reads 50 comments

  21. The Phillies Have to Trade For Roy Halladay? Not So Fast, My Friend

    Roy Halladay is the best pitcher in baseball. Let’s get that out of the way right now. It isn’t that he wouldn’t make the Phillies World Series favorites; he absolutely would...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about almost 5 years ago 698 reads 39 comments

  22. Philadelphia Beats Cincinnati By Three Touchdowns (SATIRE)

    In a laugher, the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Cincinnati Reds by three touchdowns last night, 22-1, led by a stunning 95-yard interception return for one of the touchdowns by cornerback Shane Victorino...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about 5 years ago 170 reads 38 comments

  23. Barack Obama to Mets: "Go Cure Malaria Like You Cured the Phillies" (Satire)

    After watching the New York Mets be swept by the Philadelphia Phillies again, President Barack Obama made his boldest move yet of his young presidency...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about 5 years ago 387 reads 63 comments

  24. Cristiano Ronaldo Weeps, Barcelona Wins Champions League

    Manchester United has the reigning FIFA player of the year. They have the defense and strength to keep the stallion of Barcelona at bay. They have the skill up front to beat Las Blaugranas. They are the best club in the best league on earth...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about 5 years ago 954 reads 15 comments

  25. Why the 1991 Philadelphia Eagles Are My Favorite Team

    I can count with one finger the number of times I've seen my father cry. It was Sept. 1, 1991—a warm, late summer day in Northern Virginia where we lived...

    Geoff Crawley Written by Geoff Crawley about 5 years ago 544 reads 79 comments