1. Hey Kevin Kolb, You're the New Starting QB for the Philadelphia Eagles

    After spending the last three years as understudy to recently traded Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb, Kevin Kolb is about to take over the reins of the Philadelphia offense...

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  2. Cleveland Browns Aquire Pro Bowl CB in Five-Player Deal with Philadelphia Eagles

    Remember when the Philadelphia Eagles had one of the best defensive backfields in the NFL, with the likes of Brian Dawkins, Sheldon Brown, Lito Sheppard, and Michael Lewis? Every ...

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  3. USA-Mexico: A Change of Climate for United States Women's National Team

    Talk about your transitional play. Five days ago the United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) was on the pitch and under the rays of a typical sun-soaked San Diego afternoon, playing an international friendly against Mexico...

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  4. Philadelphia Independence Roster Ready and Raring To Go!

    The calendar says April 1, but for the eight franchises of Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS), today is no joking matter, as teams must trim their respective rosters to a league mandated 22 players ...

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  5. Philadelphia Union and FC Dallas Make Roster Moves

    With the MLS Regular season less than a month away, most teams are wrapping up their exhibition schedules and fine-tuning their rosters...

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  6. Houston Dynamo To Announce Player Signing

    Two-time MLS Cup Champion Houston Dynamo has called a Tuesday, March 9 press conference to announce a player signing...

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  7. The Expansion Philadelphia Independence Officially Open Training Camp

    The expansion Philadelphia Independence officially opened training camp this week and I had a chance to talk with their head coach Paul Riley to get a feel for what Independence fans can expect from his team this year...

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  8. Ice Curling Over Soccer? Now You Really Have Lost Your Mind!

    Look, I think you all know by now that I live here in the City of Brotherly love, and although the folks at City Hall have continued to ignore my requests and the numerous petitions to rename the City, Phillipdelphia, I still love it here...

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  9. Philadelphia Independence Physically Fit, Despite 2-1 Loss to Rutgers

    There in the middle of several shoulder high snow banks, sits a green oasis, 85 yards wide 120 yards long. Not quite the oasis one would hope for after three days in a desert, but for Philadelphia ...

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  10. Seattle Sounders Sign Swiss National Team Member Blaise Nkufo

    At six feet , two inches tall and 185 pounds, Blaise Nkufo (pronounced Blehz KOOH-fo)   is a force to be reckoned with, both from  a physical and skill set stand point...

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  11. It's Official: Philadelphia Union's New Stadium to be Named PPL Park

    The MLS (Major League Soccer) Expansion Philadelphia Union has placed yet another set piece into the upper right hand corner...

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  12. Brian Westbrook: Life In the Breakdown Lane

    According to the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA), t he average playing career for an NFL running back is two and a half seasons...

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  13. Philadelphia's Missing Linc to World Class Soccer

    Prior to the summer of 2003, Soccer fans in the Philadelphia tri-state area had to travel down to Washington D.C. or up to East Rutherford, NJ to watch World Class Soccer. That scenario however changed with the Aug...

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  14. Philadelphia Union: Taking Their Preseason Schedule By the Horns

    After a leisurely 5-0 stroll through the University of North Carolina men’s team back on Feb. 13, Peter Nowak and his young expansion Philadelphia Union will get their first taste of Major League Soccer (MLS) Exhibition play...

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  15. Philadelphia Kixx Prevail in Return Of Player/Coach Don D'Ambra

    It’s been a slow process but it appears the Philadelphia KiXX finally have the rest of Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL) right where they want them...

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  16. Philadelphia Union Wins Exhibition Opener 5-0 Over North Carolina Tarheels

    Yes I fully understand that a professional soccer club should beat a team of college players every time out on the pitch, but forgive us here in Philadelphia for feeling exciting about the Union's ...

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  17. Philadelphia Union: New Stadium Late but Worth the Wait

    As a season ticket holder, I am not 100% thrilled to know that I have to wait until June 27 to watch my team play in its new soccer specific stadium, but then again ,that’s just me being a spoiled brat...

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  18. Super Bowl XLIV: Predictions From My Personal Facebook Page

    Well, with the big game just a day away we thought it was time to release some Super Sunday predictions from some of our more notable Face Book Friends. So without further a due, these picks are for you...

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  19. Philadelphia KiXX Game Canceled Due to Snow Storm

    I’m sure by now you have heard about the snow storm bearing down on the Mid-Atlantic region, the same storm that has now forced cancellation of tonight’s father-daughter dance at my Gianna’s ...

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  20. Philadelphia Independence Take WPS All-Star Karina LeBlanc in Dispersal Draft

    In the span of five months the expansion Philadelphia Independence have managed to add not one but two goalkeepers from the 2009 regular season champion Los Angeles SOL...

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  21. Philadelphia Union Kick Off Training Camp: Snow Much for the Weather

    Last week the expansion Philadelphia Union trained indoors at a Philadelphia area healthplex. The ground outside was still wet from a recent snow fall and the temps certainly not on the tepid side...

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  22. MLS Season Schedule Ready for Release

    The expansion team, the Philadelphia Union will open their inaugural season on the road, Mar 25 against the Seattle Sounders at Seattle's always rowdy Quest Field...

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  23. Lidge over Troubled Waters: Will the Old Brad Be Back for the Phillies in 2010?

    As Phillies pitchers and catchers get set to head south for spring training, the big debate still surrounding the team’s rotation is why didn’t they keep Cliff Lee along with newly-signed ...

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  24. Sky Blue FC: Postseason Accolades Continue

    Let’s see, by my recollection the state of New Jersey has six major professional sport franchises. The Giants and Jets of the NFL, the NHL’s New Jersey Devils, the NBA’s New Jersey Nets, ...

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  25. Philadelphia Independence: Training Camp Roster Rounding Into Shape

    Over the past year or so, the Expansion Philadelphia Independence has left no tuft of grass unturned when it comes to putting together a roster for their inaugural journey into Women’s Professional Soccer...

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