August 6, 2015 |
KENJON BARNER remembers the time during his freshman year at Oregon when Chip Kelly, then the Ducks' offensive coordinator, paid a surprise visit to one of his classes. What he remembers most about it is that, well, he wasn't there. He blew off that class, as he did many of his classes his first year in Eugene. He was back in his dorm sleeping. "My freshman year I was a complete mess-up," admitted the Eagles running back. "I got myself together later on, but early on, I was a mess-up.
October 30, 2015 |
COLIN KAEPERNICK is trending on several fronts. Even the Guv is weighing in. Ed Rendell, the football-crazy politico who writes a column for the Daily News' weekend edition, told Rich Zeoli on Talk Radio 1210 that the Eagles should consider trading for Kaepernick. "One thing is clear, Sam Bradford is not, in my judgment, the quarterback of the future for the Eagles," Rendell said. "What I would like to see us get at the end of the year, I'm told that San Francisco is going to be looking to trade Kaepernick, and I think, in Chip Kelly's system, Kaepernick could be the perfect quarterback because he can run. " The 49ers' quarterback reportedly has been labeled a loner for constantly wearing his headphones in the locker room.
June 30, 2010
10 tonight CHANNEL 3 When a beautiful star quarterback in the Lingerie Football League is murdered in a locker room with traces of lidocaine in her system, Mac (Gary Sinise, right) and the CSIs are summoned.
November 18, 2015 |
PENN CHARTER finished this football season just an extra point shy of sharing the Inter-Ac title and completing a worst-to-first turnaround over the last two seasons. After last weekend's 45-17 win against rival Germantown Academy, the Quakers' slim championship shortcoming wasn't lost on their victorious locker room. "I think that was the first thing we said after that win," said Mike "Neeko" Hnatkowsky, our latest Player of the Week. "We were all excited to beat GA. But we got in the locker room and realized that with a couple of breaks, we could be sharing this league.
July 21, 2010 |
IF ASKED now to name his favorite television show, Mike Capriotti goes with "NCIS. " That won't be the case some Friday night this winter. Capriotti, who has earned a certain amount of acclaim as the football coach at Frankford High, has now gone all Hollywood on us. Along with his players. "Friday Night Lights," the popular TV series based on the best-selling book, yesterday came to Frankford's legendary stadium to film a two-pronged practice session - early evening in the sun; later at night under very powerful portable lights - that will wind up as part of a 2010-11 episode.
July 1, 1990 |
BREAKING GROUND for an expansion at the Yellin School in Stratford is Arnold Wiseman, principal there for 27 years. The project will include art facilities as well as a "gymnatorium" with a locker room. The school covers grades four through eight.
November 29, 2014 |
ARLINGTON, Texas - Wearing a black Eagles windbreaker and a pale beige Eagles polo shirt, Nick Sanchez lingered outside the visiting locker room at AT&T Stadium on Thursday night, a small smile on his face as he waited for his son Mark. "Best day ever," he said. At Nick's home in Orange County, Calif., some 50 members of the Sanchez family had gathered around the television to watch Mark play his finest game as an Eagle - 20 completions in 29 attempts, 217 yards, a passing touchdown, a rushing touchdown, no turnovers, everything crisp and sharp during a 33-10 rout of the Dallas Cowboys.
July 8, 2009 |
"My parents were immigrants, and my father worked in a factory. That's why I appreciate Temple's populist mission so much," George Edberg-Olson said in 2000. "I'm not a wealthy man, but clearly Temple University enabled me to progress in my life. " The occasion was the 2000 opening of Edberg-Olson Hall, Temple's football training headquarters at 11th and Diamond Streets, for which he contributed $1 million of the estimated $7 million construction cost. On Monday, Dr. Edberg-Olson, 84, a former professor of Spanish at Temple, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease at the Artman Lutheran Home in Ambler, where he had resided for the last five years.
November 18, 2015 |
Penn Charter finished this football season an extra point shy of sharing the Inter-Ac title and completing a worst-to-first turnaround. After a 45-17 win against rival Germantown Academy on Saturday, the Quakers' near miss on a title was not lost on its victorious locker room. "I think that was the first thing we said after that win," quarterback Mike Hnatkowsky said. "We were all excited to beat GA. But we got in the locker room and realized that with a couple of breaks, we could be sharing this league.