Michael Vick restructures his contract to stay in Philly; Chip Kelly treads lightly in press conference

Posted in Blogroll on February 11th, 2013 by Ron Glover

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Will the open competition between Michael Vick and Nick Foles leave him out in the cold?

The Eagles restructured the contract of Michael Vick to remain in Philadelphia for one season at $10 million. New head coach Chip Kelly had his first press conference since naming his coaching staff.

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Etan Thomas: A session with a lesson for fathers and men

Posted in Blogroll on February 11th, 2013 by Ron Glover


Etan Thomas, Malik Rose and Perry DiVirgilio spoke on fatherhood recently in Philadelphia.

Ten years into fatherhood and the thought of being a father still has me pinching myself. It hasn’t always been a smooth ride. It’s been more of a joy than a chore. I’ve taken my role as a father very seriously. My son has given me some of the best days of my existence.

Parenting isn’t easy. I’ve had several conversations with married fathers and divorced dads like myself. With Quentin getting older, he and I are entering an important phase in our relationship. Falling back on what I think I know is easy. Gaining sound advice from voices of experience is priceless. So here I am looking to build a solid blueprint for my us.

With a little help from my friends.

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Tip-Off for 2/11/13 (featuring Q-Tip): Paul Pierce’s Triple-Double pushes Celtics past Nuggets in 3 OT

Posted in Blogroll on February 11th, 2013 by Ron Glover


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The Truth may have permanently silenced the overkill of critics on the death of the Boston Celtics.

When Rajon Rondo went down with a possible season-ending knee injury, Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers proclaimed there would be no funeral for his team. Instead, all the C’s have done is bury their opponents. Last night Paul Pierce scored 27 points and added 14 rebounds and 14 assists in the Celtics 118-114 victory over the Denver Nuggets. Boston’s win streak now stands at 7 games, the Nuggets win streak has been snapped at 9 games.

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