1. Showboat, Punk, Necessity: Why the Eagles Need DeSean Jackson

    With ridiculous touchdown celebrations and 50-yard catches being waved off for pure cockiness, DeSean Jackson isn’t exactly the best role model for aspiring athletes. His on-field antics land him new critics at every turn...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about almost 3 years ago 968 reads 9 comments

  2. Giant Letdown: Thoughts and Personal Reaction from Today's Eagles Game

    The Eagles will win. The Eagles will score 40 points. Mike Vick will have a monster game. Before this game, the consensus from fans, analysts and Philly radio hosts alike was ...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about almost 3 years ago 207 reads 0 comments

  3. Time Is Up in Philadelphia: It's Time For Sixers and Andre Iguodala to Part Ways

    Just a few years ago Andre Iguodala looked like a rising star in the NBA . The Philadelphia 76ers saw this and decided to give the man a six-year, $80 million deal. Boy, would that come back to bite them...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about almost 4 years ago 978 reads 2 comments

  4. Philadelphia Phillies Need Their Bats To Wake Up For Cole Hamels

    Cole Hamels is back. The World Series MVP we had come to know and love is pitching the way we know he can. There is no more of that mental crap from last year. He has been on fire...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about 4 years ago 859 reads 3 comments

  5. Led by Kevin Kolb, the Philadelphia Eagles Will Be Up and Down in 2010

    The 2010 NFL season is almost upon us, and the Philadelphia Eagles will be stepping on the field looking very different from last season. Kevin Kolb will be entering his first year as starting quarterback...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about 4 years ago 1,855 reads 14 comments

  6. Why Jayson Isn't Werth a Mega Contract

    When free agency begins, many Phillies fans will be interested in what happens to outfielder Jayson Werth. Werth has been a key bat in the Phillies' lineup and a very good defensive outfielder for years now...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about 4 years ago 1,713 reads 1 comments

  7. Evan Turner: A New Hope for Philadelphia 76ers and Fans

    On June 24th, Evan Turner was selected second overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2010 NBA draft. The Sixers, for once, have made the right move. Turner is a versatile player...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about 4 years ago 369 reads 4 comments

  8. 2010 NBA Draft: Why Taking Evan Turner Should Be Easy Decision for 76ers

    On May 18, the Philadelphia 76ers were blessed with the second selection in the NBA draft. Now there is speculation as to who the Sixers will select with this pick...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 1,179 reads 11 comments

  9. LeBron James is the New Brett Favre

    No, LeBron is not leaving Cleveland to play quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings. But LeBron James is going to do something that Brett Favre did for a while. He is going to dominate headlines and be on the first five minutes of SportsCenter every day...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 163 reads 0 comments

  10. Lacrosse: The Sport That Keeps on Growing

    Invasive Species-organisms that spread, encroach upon, and take over the habitat of native species. Lacrosse has become an invasive species of the sports world, especially on the East coast...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 284 reads 0 comments

  11. Defensive Problems will Kill the Philadelphia Eagles in 2010

    The Philadelphia Eagles have a young, talented offense. That offense consists of quarterback Kevin Kolb, wide receivers DeSean Jackson and Jeremy Maclin, tight end Brent Celek, and tailback LeSean McCoy...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 1,166 reads 15 comments

  12. The Philadelphia Eagles Need to Target LeGarrette Blount

    So far in the 2010 NFL Draft the Eagles have selected three defensive players: defensive end Brandon Graham, safety Nate Allen, and defensive end Daniel Te'o-Neishem. I liked the first two picks, but I found the third a bit puzzling...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 1,410 reads 6 comments

  13. Will Taylor Mays and Nate Allen Be Available When Eagles Use Second Pick

    The Eagles traded up to pick #13 to draft defensive end Brandon Graham. They passed on Texas safety Earl Thomas. The Eagles still have a glaring need at safety. It looks like USC safety Taylor Mays could slip out of the first round...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 745 reads 1 comments

  14. 2010 NFL Draft: What Should the Philadelphia Eagles Do With 24th Overall Pick?

    The Philadelphia Eagles need help on defense, and a lot of it. This is uncharacteristic of the Eagles. For years, Jim Johnson's defenses would crush the competition. Now, the Eagles are in an unfamiliar situation...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 576 reads 1 comments

  15. Philadelphia Phillies Look Geared to Repeat as National League Champions

    Currently four games into the season, the Philadelphia Phillies are looking good, very good. Just about everything looks great. The starting rotation seems to really have been positively affected by the presence of stud Roy Halladay...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 221 reads 3 comments

  16. Hank Baskett to Return to Philadelphia: Gee, Thanks Eagles

    Hank Baskett is set to sign with the Eagles. This amazing wide receiver will undoubtedly change the Eagles' entire offense. His great hands and incredible football smarts will be great for this team...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 1,474 reads 4 comments

  17. Aaron Kampman Would Be a Smart Pick-Up for the Philadelphia Eagles

    Why do the Eagles refuse to sign big names? Why do they insist on saving every cent they can? Two very talented unrestricted free agents were available who could have helped the Eagles greatly...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 757 reads 12 comments

  18. 2009 NBA Draft Retrospective: Ranking the Rookies of the First Round

    Every year there are many different players that come into the NBA. Here is a list of the draft picks from the 2009 NBA Draft and whether they rank as a superstar, star, average player, or a bust...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 615 reads 1 comments

  19. Philadelphia Phavorites: Brian Dawkins

    This will be the first in my series of "Philadelphia Phavorites". The premise is taking some of the most popular and legendary sports figures in Philadelphia history and writing an article about some of their best seasons and moments...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 365 reads 0 comments

  20. LeBron James Not MVP? Am I Missing Something?

    I have been hearing a lot of different names for MVP consideration. LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, and Kevin Durant are the most common, but I have even heard whispers of Dwight Howard...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 985 reads 27 comments

  21. Brian Westbrook: The Career that Could Have Been

    How will Brian Westbrook be remembered? He could be remembered as one of the best Eagles running backs of all time, and he deserves it. He was one of the best dual-threat running backs of all time...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 341 reads 9 comments

  22. 2010 NFL Draft: Five Players the Philadelphia Eagles Must Target

    The Eagles have some major holes to fill on both sides of the ball this year. Over the past decade, the Eagles have mad some great picks, and some not-so-great picks...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 1,315 reads 28 comments

  23. Eagles' Kevin Kolb: It's Time to Give Him a Starting Chance

    I've supported Donovan McNabb for years. I've watched him throw costly interceptions, choke in big games, and blame others for losses. Yet, I've stuck with him...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 643 reads 50 comments

  24. Philadelphia Eagles 2009-10 Season in Review

    This season ended in familiar fashion: disappointment. For a while the Eagles looked like they might have what it takes to bring home the big one. Unfortunately, they didn't. This article is going to show the positives and negatives of this season...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 220 reads 3 comments

  25. Samuel Dalembert: Great Performence Bitter-Sweet For Haiti Native

    As you probably know, Haiti was hit by a 7.0 earthquake this week. Around 50,000 people are estimated to be dead. The earthquake is the worst in Haiti's history. Towns and even the presidential palace are destroyed...

    Joe Mintzer Written by Joe Mintzer about over 4 years ago 251 reads 3 comments