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Reports: Bills' LeSean McCoy involved in fight with off-duty cops in Philadelphia
An official police statement obtained by USA TODAY Sports doesn't name McCoy or Brinkley, but does say all four alleged suspects "are reported to be members of the National Football League." Philadelphia Police Department spokesperson Tanya Little …
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Orlando Magic at Philadelphia 76ers game preview
Orlando now seeks its fourth win in six games overall and fourth in a row at Philadelphia. It'll certainly have to keep a watch on rookie center Jahlil Okafor and former Magic point guard Ish Smith after they loomed large in a 96-87 loss to the 76ers …
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2016 Philadelphia Phillies Preview & Fantasy Baseball Draft Prep
However, he whiffed a lot (25.5%) after his callup to Philly. Not worth a standard league pick, but interesting for deeper formats … Remember when Bourjos stole 50 bases in the minors? That was 2008. He doesn't run like that any more – he was caught …
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Local university reaches multimedia rights agreement with national sports network

Local university reaches multimedia rights agreement with national sports network
Villanova University's athletic department said Monday it reached a new long-term multimedia rights agreement in which Fox Sports will become the exclusive sales and marketing representative on behalf of the Wildcats. Financial terms of the deal were …
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Jahri Evans chosen as Native Son Award winner
New Orleans offensive guard and former Frankford High standout Jahri Evans has been named the winner of the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association's Native Son award. Evans will be presented with the award at the PSWA's 112th annual dinner on Feb.
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Bickley: Markieff Morris, the Valley's top sports villain

Bickley: Markieff Morris, the Valley's top sports villain
He's the greatest in-house villain in Valley sports history. The latest outburst from the beleaguered Suns forward occurred during Wednesday's loss to the Golden State Warriors, when Morris shoved teammate Archie Goodwin during a heated confrontation …
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Temple to honor 1991 NCAA Final Eight team
18. In doing so, the team won its first Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association Class AAA state championship. Imhotep Charter, which is the first Philadelphia city school to win 15 games in a single season, is one of 50 schools being honored …
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The Sad Era of Philadelphia Sports

The Sad Era of Philadelphia Sports
Seeing the Eagles out of playoff contention also served as a reminder of the hard times suffered by the teams that play in Philadelphia, who have endured a rough stretch since the turn of the decade. With the Flyers and 76ers all but out of the …
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Noel, Okafor to play in Rising Stars Challenge
Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds will attend the 112the annual Philadelphia Sports Writers Association dinner on Monday, Feb. 1 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cherry Hill, N.J. Reynolds was named MVP of the last three Army-Navy games played in …
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Section 215 seeks new writers, Philadelphia sports fans
Section 215 has steadily grown as FanSided's home for Philadelphia sports coverage dating back to when the site was first launched in early 2012. The Philly sports landscape has seen the full gamut of on-field successes and failures in that time, and …
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Philadelphia Experienced The Two Worst Sports Years In History

Philadelphia Experienced The Two Worst Sports Years In History
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Everyone finds a sense of hope in the New Year. There may not be another group of people more happy to be in 2016 than Philadelphia sports fans. For the four major teams, 2015 was bad, but did you know it was historically bad?
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Ranking America's Top Sports Cities in 2015–New York OK, Philadelphia Terrible
New York was a winner in 2015—which is a statement of fact and not a quote from Donald Trump. The city's nine sports franchises in the four major professional leagues (NBA, NFL, NHL, and Major League Baseball) posted a combined winning percentage of …
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Congrats, Philly: You're Home to the Worst Sports Teams In History

Congrats, Philly: You're Home to the Worst Sports Teams In History
The inglorious title of “worst sports year ever” does indeed belong to Philadelphia too. In 1972, Philadelphia's teams were even more dismal than they were last year, thanks in large part to the 1972-1973 Sixers, who finished 9-73, the worst mark in …
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Times tough in Philadelphia for fans of Eagles, 76ers, Phillies, Flyers
I'm in sports purgatory. It's terrible." Mike on a cell nailed it: Philadelphia has become a professional sports wasteland. The Phillies had the worst record in baseball in 2015. The 76ers have the worst record in the NBA. The Flyers are sixth in their …
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New York Giants expect Tom Coughlin to talk to Philadelphia Eagles about
… Giants still hold his rights. A source told FOX Sports shortly after Coughlin resigned on Monday the 69-year-old coach would entertain the idea of coaching again in the right situation. He has four children and 11 grandchildren who all live on the …
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