1. Five Andy Reid Quotes to Sum Up This Philadelphia Eagles Offseason

    Here in Philadelphia, Andy Reid's press conferences are nothing short of classic. Maybe not as classic as Allen Iverson's speech about practice, but they are memorable in their own right...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 4 years ago 463 reads 5 comments

  2. Philadelphia Flyers: Nothing Special?

    So while paging through this year's stat leaders in all categories, something struck me. I like where this season is going. Sure, you can sit back and say we are in ninth place in the Eastern Conference, fourth place in our division...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about almost 5 years ago 371 reads 12 comments

  3. An Open Letter to Roy Halladay

    "Doc" Halladay, I think your name has been in the paper in Philadelphia more than Andy Reid and his sons or Michael Jackson and blanket. We are looking for Christmas in July here in the city of brotherly love...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 143 reads 3 comments

  4. The Seven Ugliest People In Professional Sports

    We all have something in common on this site. We all love sports. Sports bring together black, white, Hispanic, Asian, and everyone in between...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 8,750 reads 14 comments

  5. An Open Letter to Flyers' GM Paul Holmgren

    Hello Paul, In the spirit of the "Saw Saga..." I want to play a game... The game is called hockey, and the point of the game is to put a black disk into the opposing team's net...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 571 reads 29 comments

  6. MLB On FOX: Where Have All the Quality Broadcasters Gone?

    I always used to remember, when the Phillies played on a national stage, it was a big event. Any team that gets a nationally (or partially nationally) televised game, their fans look to it as a little bigger than a local station telecast...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 300 reads 3 comments

  7. NFL Storylines to Watch for In 2009

    This off season has had more storylines than one episode of The Hills. It will be interesting to see how everything plays out from coast to coast. I can't remember an off season with more drama, we are all in for it this year...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 1,192 reads 26 comments

  8. An Open Letter to Chan Ho Park

    Mr. Park, Why do you not fit in anywhere? You agreed to come here because the Phillies' front office said they would insert you into a starters' role...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 759 reads 22 comments

  9. Playoffs?! We Talkin' About Playoffs?!

    Boy oh boy, this years' NBA and NHL playoffs have been nothing short of amazing. They have been entertaining from Game One, first round. This was the perfect storm of young talent, great match-ups, and storylines that George Lucas couldn't draw up...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 187 reads 9 comments

  10. Raul Ibanez: Pat Who?

    When Pat Burrell left the Phillies for the Rays, I thought we were in trouble. Get rid of the right batting Burrell to had the left batting Ibanez? I didn't understand considering Burrell was ...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 504 reads 4 comments

  11. Are Dogs Looking for Revenge On the NFL? (Humor)

    News out of Pittsburgh is that one of James Harrison's three dogs got out and attacked his young son. His pit bull was was feared by neighbors, as it had bitten someone at an earlier date...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 174 reads 3 comments

  12. Five Reasons the NFC East Is the Best Division In Football

    The Philadelphia Eagles, the New York Giants, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Washington Redskins, all of the prior mentioned are storied franchises. All of which are members of the best division in football, year in and year out...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 1,009 reads 36 comments

  13. The Philadelphia Eagles' Top 10 Players for 2009-10 Success

    With mini-camps soon turning into training camp, it's time to start thinking football. The Philadelphia Eagles are a revamped bunch, to say the least...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 2,698 reads 19 comments

  14. Is Hitting Becoming a Lost Art In MLB?

    In this day and age, more and more teams seem to live and die by the home run. Speedy guys will always bunt and turn singles into doubles—which is exciting don't get me wrong—but ...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 219 reads 20 comments

  15. An Open Letter to Donovan McNabb

    Hello Donovan, On April 17, 1999, you were chosen No. 2 by the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles' fans in attendance booed the pick—they wanted a ganja smoking running back from Texas...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 326 reads 10 comments

  16. Phillies—Mets: "What Was He Thinking?" Second Edition

    Talk about breaking news, I started writing this as the play happened. Through the seventh inning of the Phillies and Mets game at CitiField tonight, Chan Ho Park pitched a beautiful game...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 122 reads 8 comments

  17. Merrill Reese: the Voice of Philadelphia

    “It's Gooooood! It’s Gooooood!” Eagles’s fans know the pretty basic, famous quote of this man of men very well. If any Eagles’ fan tells you they don’t love Merrill Reese, they are lying...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 845 reads 13 comments

  18. Philadelphia Flyers Rant: Five Suggestions

    I know, I know...another Philadelphia fan jumping the bandwagon on his team. Actually, no! Tonight the Philadelphia Flyers lost a game to a team that is INFERIOR! I don't care what ...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 226 reads 8 comments

  19. Philadelphia Flyers: Why This Year Is the Year

    Even though it doesn’t seem like it, we Philadelphia Flyers fans are lucky. We have a squad that seems to make the playoffs year-in and year-out...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about over 5 years ago 172 reads 22 comments

  20. Phillies—Mets: Rivalry Report

    The smell of spring is in the air and most sports fans are starting to think baseball. In the city of brotherly love, the Philadelphia Phillies and their fans are just starting to wake up from that World Series hangover...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about almost 6 years ago 300 reads 16 comments

  21. NHL Trade Deadline: Tribute to the Die Hards

    What a day, what a day. For a hockey fan, the trade deadline is a holiday of sorts. With media adapting to the demand for more coverage, text message updates, live feeds from around the country, ...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about almost 6 years ago 84 reads 3 comments

  22. Five Reasons Not To Watch The NFL Draft

    I love football as much as any guy, probably more. Staying in on the first day of the NFL draft, ordering pizza and drinking a few beers, is my normal routine...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about almost 6 years ago 151 reads 10 comments

  23. Mike Richards Named NHL's First Star of the Week

    Say what you want about the Philadelphia Flyers and their inconsistency. Captain Mike Richards is a bonafide star, and has been the most consistent player all year for the Flyers. On Monday, Feb...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about almost 6 years ago 145 reads 4 comments

  24. Flyers—Penguins: "What Was He Thinking?" First Edition

    Welcome to my first edition of "What Was He Thinking?" I'll be your host, a disgruntled Philadelphia Flyers fan. On Saturday afternoon, two cross-state rivals went head-to-head in a "slobber-knocker" of sorts...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about almost 6 years ago 251 reads 16 comments

  25. The Top Six Reasons Why We Love March Madness Oh So Much

    I’ll be the first to admit, I don’t watch a whole lot of college basketball. Being a student at Penn State, football is undoubtedly religion, but there is just something about the month of March...

    John Gehan Written by John Gehan about almost 6 years ago 234 reads 2 comments