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Mike Greger grew up bleeding Eagles green, watching Randall Cunningham break his opponent’s ankles and praying for a Super Bowl. When that didn’t happen, he ditched his rally towel — there’s no cheering in the press box — and embarked on a career in sports journalism and started covering the Eagles and Phillies for Metro Philadelphia. Now, as a true Philly Sports Jabroni, Mike is focused on changing the way people think about Philadelphia sports. The revolution won’t be televised.

City Beer Matchups: Philly Vs. Los Diego

City Beer Matchups: Philly Vs. Los Diego

By Mike Greger Happy National Drink Beer Day!  You’re probably thinking, is this a thing? Like, a serious thing that people celebrate? Well, a firm “NO” to the latter, but this is something people apparently pretend to celebrate on Sept.28. ...

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Good Trade or Not, We’ll Miss Shady McCoy

Good Trade or Not, We’ll Miss Shady McCoy

By Mike Greger When the text message buzzed my phone, I had to check the calendar. Was it April Fools’ Day? No, it was only March 3. We were still a full month away. Were my friends playing with emotions? ...

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Dear Philly Media: Don’t Trade DJax

Dear Philly Media: Don’t Trade DJax

If the Philadelphia media doesn’t like you, they’ll run you out of town. Sometimes, it will take 11 years, as in the case of Donovan McNabb. Sometimes, it may take only two seasons, as in the case of Billy Wagner. ...

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‘We’re From Philadelphia And We Fight’

‘We’re From Philadelphia And We Fight’

The “Dallas Sucks” chants erupted with 2:56 left in the first quarter Sunday night at the Linc. Yes, Philadelphia, there is a Santa Claus — and he’s gift-wrapped a dream, winner-takes-all matchup next week against the Cowboys. After Dallas eked ...

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Eagles Rally To Beat Lions In Snow Globe Game

Eagles Rally To Beat Lions In Snow Globe Game

The Bounty Bowl, the Body Bag Game, even the infamous Snowball Game, will live on forever in Philadelphia Eagles’ football lore. After Sunday’s cold-filtered 34-20 victory over the Lions at the frost-bitten Linc, there’s a new contender: The Snow Globe ...

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Mr. Snider, Give Us Back Our Hockey Team

Mr. Snider, Give Us Back Our Hockey Team

Leave. Go away. Give us back our hockey team, Mr. Snider. The Chairman is free to sit in his plush luxury box and play Flyers games from the 1970s on loop, just don’t try to re-create those teams on the ...

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King Nick headed for coronation

King Nick headed for coronation

It almost feels like a scene straight out of Hollywood. The Eagles ongoing, and self-inflicted, quarterback controversy — or, as offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur termed it, the quarterback conversation — seems a bit too glitzy for Broad Street. Especially after ...

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