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How the Philadelphia survived the Super Bowl and saved the NFL

How the Philadelphia survived the Super Bowl and saved the NFL

February 7, 2018

Going into Super Bowl LII, the Philadelphia Eagles were considered underdogs against the New England Patriots. In fact, Philadelphia was expected to lose every one of its postseason games. However, the ...

Make ‘em all count: Seahawks going for repeat

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor

January 29, 2015

Filed under Commentary, Sports

“Building through the draft.” It’s an old cliché most that newly hired General Managers use during their introductory press conference. It is a vague but satisfying explanation of how they expect to build the roster in the coming years. Some follow through, and others know it works as good lip service. With only a few exceptions, no two teams are as committed or skilled at identifying undervalued talent through...