Myke Tavarres won’t be sitting during national anthem after all

Eagles rookie linebacker Myke Tavarres said Monday that he would not be standing during the national anthem when the Eagles play the Jets in their final preseason game on Thursday. Tavarres said he felt his pride and that he was “definitely going to stand my ground” in the face of any backlash. As it turns… […]

Lawlor: Things Are Coming Together

It is amazing how much can change in a couple of weeks. The Eagles struggled to run, throw, catch and block in the preseason opener. They won the game 17-9, but the offensive struggles were conce… Read this post here. – via Philadelphia Eagles

Eagles LB Myke Tavarres plans to sit during anthem on Thursday

Over the last few days, we’ve heard plenty of opinions from current players about 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the playing of the national anthem in protest of the way people of color are treated and now we’ve heard one who says he plans to do the same before the final preseason… […]

Tales of Carlos Ruiz’s generosity still coming out of Phillies' clubhouse

Even after his trade to the Dodgers last week, Carlos Ruiz’s spirit and generosity continue to live on in the Phillies’ clubhouse. By Jim Salisbury.  Read this post here. – via Comcast SportsNet

Jordan Matthews practicing, Carson Wentz won’t play this week

The Eagles cut two veteran wide receivers on Sunday, which didn’t come as much of a surprise to anyone who had followed the disappointing performances of Rueben Randle and Chris Givens over the summer. The team might have thought twice about parting ways with both players if they had doubts about Jordan Matthews being ready… […]

Youth Is Served At Wide Receiver

It wasn’t exactly shocking, given the limited reps and game production that Rueben Randle and Chris Givens offered in practices and in preseason games, that they were among the first wave of cuts announced by the Eagles on Sunday … Read this post here. – via Philadelphia Eagles

Injury Report: Wentz's Ribs Still Not Healed

Head coach Doug Pederson said on Monday that a CT scan revealed that one of Carson Wentz’s ribs is still only 60 percent healed from the hit that the quarterback took back in Week 1 of the preseas… Read this post here. – via Philadelphia Eagles

Jerry Rice hates Chip Kelly’s offense

The greatest player in franchise history is not a fan of 49ers coach Chip Kelly’s offense. Jerry Rice was watching as the 49ers lost 21-10 to the Packers on Friday night, and Rice didn’t like what he saw. It’s hard to blame him, as the 49ers’ four quarterbacks combined for just 61 passing yards. So… […]

Best of MLB: Josh Donaldson mashes 3 home runs to lead Blue Jays past Twins

Josh Donaldson had his first career three-homer game as he helped lead the Blue Jays past the Twins, 9-6. That and more from around the MLB.  Read this post here. – via Comcast SportsNet

New York team brings home Little League World Series championship

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — As Ryan Harlost stepped to the mound on Sunday, he took it all in.Chants of “U-S-A, U-S-A!” droned over his left Read this post here. – via Comcast SportsNet

MLB Notes: Yoenis Cespedes sits vs. Phillies because of quad injury

Some news and notes from around MLB, including Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes being held out of Sunday’s game against the Phillies because of a quad injury. Read this post here. – via Comcast SportsNet

Eagles Get To 75-Player Roster Limit

The Eagles waived the following eight players on Sunday: long snapper John DePalma, cornerback Randall Evans, offensive lineman Andrew Gardner, wide receiver Chris Givens, defensive tackle Mike M… Read this post here. – via Philadelphia Eagles