1. Philadelphia Eagles: Why Do People Have a Problem with Nick Foles' Success?

    I was 11 when Tom Brady burst onto the scene, taking a fairly unknown and unexciting Patriots squad to an extremely unexpected Super Bowl championship in 2001...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about 1 year ago 6,119 reads 50 comments

  2. 2013 NL Cy Young Award: Power Ranking the Candidates Going into the Stretch

    While baseball award predictions are usually thwarted by hot Septembers, cold Septembers and injuries, one cannot deny the fun of it...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 1 year ago 3,209 reads 2 comments

  3. Carolina Panthers: Could a Bad 2013 Pave Way for Blockbuster Cam Newton Trade?

    The complex and mercurial marriage of Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers could be best compared to a marriage of two people physically but not emotionally attracted to one another...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 1 year ago 13,365 reads 108 comments

  4. Philadelphia Phillies: Despite Optimism, Team Proving It's No Better Than 2012

    Entering 2013, it was well-known in baseball circles that the Philadelphia Phillies were supposed to be the hungriest club...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 1 year ago 567 reads 2 comments

  5. Peyton Manning Should Be Inspiration for 2013 Philadelphia Phillies

    As the calendar turns to March, we are approaching the one-year anniversary of a pretty monumental day in the history of American professional sports...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about almost 2 years ago 1,167 reads 5 comments

  6. Philadelphia Eagles: How Winning Streak in 2011 Hurt the Franchise

    Let me take you back to December 1, 2011. The Eagles lost to the Seattle Seahawks 31-14 that night on Thursday Night Football. The loss was their third in their last four games and put them at 4-8...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about almost 2 years ago 2,398 reads 2 comments

  7. Philadelphia Eagles: How They Took the Wrong Approach to the 2012 Season

    It's over. For the second time in as many seasons, the Eagles stand at 3-6 through their first nine games...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about 2 years ago 1,123 reads 0 comments

  8. Philadelphia Phillies: Mediocre Season Leaves Unanswered Questions

    Well, Phillies fans, it is finally over. This disappointing season full of underachievement, heartbreaking losses and what-ifs came to an end earlier today, when Michael Martinez' fly ball landed in the glove of Nationals ' left fielder Corey Brown...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about 2 years ago 853 reads 4 comments

  9. Why Wilin Rosario Should Run Away with NL Rookie of the Year

    The National League rookie landscape has been a fun ride in 2012. First and foremost, we received the long-awaited debut of the uber -hyped Bryce Harper. Harper's season consisted of a white hot start, a two-month slump and a white hot finish...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about 2 years ago 2,065 reads 7 comments

  10. Jonathan Papelbon: How He Nailed the Coffin Shut for 2012 Phils

    Nothing has gone right for the Phillies in 2012. Besides the seasons from Carlos Ruiz and Cole Hamels, there really isn't anything great that you can say about the 2012 Phillies...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 2 years ago 4,885 reads 33 comments

  11. Why the New York Giants' Eli Manning Gives Hope to Young QBs

    Eli Manning is on top of the football world right now. He is coming off a phenomenal season, the best of his career...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 2 years ago 1,152 reads 9 comments

  12. 2012 MLB Season: Seven Storylines Nobody Is Talking About

    2012 has been an amazing ride for Major League Baseball fans. Perhaps it's because my beloved Phillies are going through an off-year right now, but I have been hopelessly addicted ...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 2 years ago 152 reads 1 comments

  13. 2011 NFL Season: Tim Tebow and the 10 Biggest Shocks of the Year

    The best part of the NFL is that it is completely unpredictable from season to season. Teams come off the scrap heap to make the playoffs, no-name players come out of the woodwork ...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about almost 3 years ago 369 reads 0 comments

  14. Rex Ryan: "I Feel Sorry for Cliff Lee"

    Rex Ryan rarely lets a week go by without offering a nice trash-talking sound byte. This week, he decided to go multi-sport on us, commenting on the Jets game going up against ...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about 3 years ago 489 reads 0 comments

  15. NFL Power Rankings: Top 10 Head Coaches

    Head coaches in the NFL are held to a special kind of scrutiny. If his quarterback throws a touchdown pass, he is a genius. If his quarterback throws an interception, he is a moron...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 3 years ago 328 reads 0 comments

  16. NFL Draft: What Reid and the Eagles Should Have Done in Previous 1st Rounds

    In the NFL , there are three types of head coaches: the builder, the game planner, and the game day coach. The builder is the coach who makes great draft choices and builds a great team that eventually wins a championship...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 3 years ago 360 reads 1 comments

  17. Style or Substance? Seven Reasons Why Peyton Manning Is Better Than Tom Brady

    It seems as though every decade in the NFL has two quarterbacks that stand out from the rest and seem to always be battling to be the best. The 1960s had Bart Starr and Johnny Unitas...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 3 years ago 2,761 reads 46 comments

  18. Philadelphia Eagles: Seven Ways to Make the Best of a Shortened Offseason

    The usual drama in the NFL offseason usually comes before the draft. Teams want to trade hot players for good draft picks. That's just the way it is...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 3 years ago 732 reads 2 comments

  19. Philadelphia Phillies: 10 Bold Predictions for the Rest of the Team's Season

    Well, we are nine games through the season for which we all waited for so long. As we stand right now, the Phillies are 7-2 and in first place in the National League East...

    Phil Pompei Written by Phil Pompei about over 3 years ago 457 reads 3 comments