Philadelphia Eagles

Umpire Roy Ellison (81) during an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the Houston Texans at Ford Field in Detroit. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski, File)

Pollard Alliance asks NFL for language penalty

NEW YORK (AP) — The Fritz Pollard Alliance has sent a letter to the NFL calling for a 15-yard penalty for use of abusive language on the field by players or officials. The alliance sent […]

11/25/2013

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) runs out of bounds as Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews dives for him during the second quarter of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

ESPN, Fox earn record NFL opener ratings

NEW YORK (AP) — San Francisco’s victory over Green Bay was the highest-rated and most-watched telecast of any kind since the Academy Awards in February, leading Fox to its best NFL opening week ever. Sunday’s […]

09/10/2013

Philadelphia Eagles logo (AP Photo)

Riley Cooper apologizes for racial slur

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper says he’s “ashamed and disgusted” with himself for making a racial slur at a Kenny Chesney comment that was caught on video. The video of Cooper making […]

07/31/2013

Dog days

By Bret Lewis, KFWB Sports Anchor Two teams trying to keep playoff hopes alive. But it was the Saints with the greater sense of urgency. A 28-to-13 win over Philadelphia. Eagles quarterback Michael Vick lays […]

11/06/2012

The dreaded vote of confidence

The Philadelphia Eagles are a disappointing 3-and-3; made even worse by blowing a 10 point lead Sunday with five minutes to play. And losing to the Lions in overtime. Head coach Andy Reid had this […]

10/16/2012