| Jan 20, 2011
| 1:36 PM
Another honor came Michael Vick's way Thursday when the Maxwell Club of Philadlephia names the Eagles' quarterback as the winner of the 52nd annual Bert Bell Award as the most outstanding professional football player of the year.
Vick completed an...
| Feb 5, 2011
| 6:31 PM
DALLAS (AP) -- Michael Vick took a most unusual path to The Associated Press 2010 NFL Comeback Player of the Year award he received Saturday night.
In the 12-year history of the honor, no player has returned from jail to earn it.
After missing two...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 11:41 AM
The NFL lockout hasn’t interrupted Michael Vick’s image and commercial rehab
The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback from Newport News and Virginia Tech has reunited with apparel giant Nike for an endorsement deal, Vick’s Virginia Beach...
| Nov 6, 2011
At the halfway point of the 2011 season, very little has gone according to plan for the locally-connected athletes and coaches on the NFL landscape. That's not to say all has gone wrong for head coaches Andy Reid and Hue Jackson and players Ramses...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 9:46 PM
The euphoria of a dominating victory against Dallas quickly disappears in Philadelphia. The Eagles defense struggles to stop the Chicago Bears in a 30-24 loss on Monday Night Football. Michael Vick failed to throw or run for a touchdown against the Bears....
| Aug 6, 2011
| 1:18 PM
Patty Viverito, the commissioner of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, caused a ripple recently when she said that she's working to expand the Football Championship Subdivision playoff field.
The field went from 16 to 20 teams just last season, the...
| Sep 13, 2011
The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
EAGLES OPEN WITH
Shouldered with massive media buzz and coined the "Dream Team" after a busy offseason of bringing in top-flight free agents, the Philadelphia Eagles, under the...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Chris Hanburger was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday night, becoming the fourth former Peninsula high school player enshrined following Warwick's Henry Jordan, Lafayette's Lawrence Taylor and Hampton's Dwight Stephenson.
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| Aug 18, 2011
| 10:22 AM
Michael Vick told the Associated Press he had no desire to play in Philadelphia as the third quarterback behind Pro Bowl starter Donovan McNabb and backup Kevin Kolb when Vick was cleared by the league office to return to football in 2009.
| Nov 18, 2011
| 2:45 PM
With that chiseled look and NFC East first name, you'd guess that Dallas Cogdell went immediately from his rattle and pacifier to shoulder pads and a helmet. Not so. In fact, he was in middle school before he became interested in football.
"He had just...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 8:44 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Vince Young has been criticized for a lot of things during his six-year career, but it's difficult to find fault with his ability to produce results in the fourth quarter.
Young, starting in place of injured Eagles quarterback...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:28 PM
Almost every football game has a symbolic flashpoint or two that should be frozen in time to perfectly represent how and why it turned out the way it did.
Think of those frozen snapshots from the movie "Goodfellas."
For the Eagles in their last game,...