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Halfway there

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes throws a touchdown pass to tight end Travis Kelce in the second quarter against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, sports editor

November 8, 2018

We are about half-way through the 2018 NFL regular season now and there has definitely been a whole lot of action to talk about. Unless you have been sitting under a rock for eight weeks, you probably already have heard about most of the recent NFL news and transactions. However, it is difficult for th...

New beginnings

Philadelphia Eagles defensive lineman Fletcher Cox sacks Pittsburgh Steelers’ backup quarterback Landry Jones during a preseason game.

Story by TJ Wall, Sports Editor

September 6, 2018

Are you tired of sitting on the couch with nothing to watch but golf and a 30-for-30 about some washed up athlete reminiscing on the good ‘ole days? Good news for you, football is back and here are some things to look out for this season! Big-Name Players Returning from Injury: Veterans: ...

2018 Draft Class Ratings

2018 Draft Class Ratings

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

May 3, 2018

The highly anticipated 2018 NFL Draft definitely did not disappoint. It turned out to be just as thrilling as expected. Some teams made better picks than others, but here are the best picks from each team. Cleveland Browns Best Pick: Baker Mayfield/QB/Oklahoma Runner-Up(s): Denzel Ward/DB/Ohio St. and Nick C...

2018 Pigskin Report Mock Draft

2018 Pigskin Report Mock Draft

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

April 26, 2018

Every year, the NFL Draft is crazy, hectic and unexpected. This year is different: it will be crazier, more hectic and way more unexpected than any other draft in recent years. The 2018 NFL draft will definitely not disappoint and will be something exciting to watch for every football fan. 1) Cle...

2017-2018 NFL season in review

One of the buses passes along the Ben Franklin Parkway during the Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. (David Maialetti/Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

February 23, 2018

With the Philadelphia Eagles as the 2017-2018 NFL champions, this season is sadly over. Here’s some thoughts on my expectations for this season that I wrote about in “There’s always a tomorrow” compared to the final results: Expectations vs. Results: Houston Texans: I had a lot of faith in the Texan...

Fly, Eagles Fly

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles (9) holds his son and waves during the victory celebration after Super Bowl LII on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis, Minn. (Jeff Wheeler/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

February 8, 2018

“Fly, Eagles Fly” could be heard all around the city of Philadelphia on Sunday night after the Eagles defeated the Patriots in Super Bowl LII. I think it is safe to say that at the beginning of this season, hardly anyone thought the Eagles would be able to pull off their first Super Bowl win. Howev...

Super Bowl LII preview

Tom Brady hoists the Lombardi Trophy, winning his fifth Super Bowl title, as the New England Patriots beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in Super Bowl LI on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

February 3, 2018

The Super Bowl is finally here! After all of the waiting, after all of the anticipation, after all of the predictions, after all of the chaos in the playoffs it’s finally here! Here’s a little preview to get you prepared for this year’s championship: Tom Brady: As you can tell if you’ve kep...

NFL conference championship

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery scores a second quarter touchdown past Minnesota Vikings strong safety Andrew Sendejo during the NFC Championship game on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pa. (Yong Kim/Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

January 24, 2018

The NFL Conference Championship was exciting on one hand and pretty awful on the other. Here’s a recap of what happened: Vikings vs. Eagles: The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Minnesota Vikings with a score of 38-7. Coming into this game, the odds were in favor of the Vikings to win this game. However, th...

NFL divisional round

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles completes a pass against the Atlanta Falcons in a NFC Divisional Game on January 13, 2018, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

January 19, 2018

The Divisional Round of the playoffs was a round that favored the underdogs. Here’s a recap of the mayhem that occured: Saints vs. Vikings: The Minnesota Vikings defeated the New Orleans Saints 29-24 in a heartbreaking fashion. Minnesota had a 96.1 percent chance of winning at the half due to...

NFL wildcard round

Minnesota Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon tries to avoid New Orleans Saints cornerback Ken Crawley (20) during the NFC divisional playoff game on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. (Brian Peterson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

January 12, 2018

The NFL Wild Card Round was full of triumph and heartbreak which basically means that it lived up to the immense hype. Some teams lived to see another day while others will spend the rest of January on their couches. Here’s a recap of the each game that took place this past weekend: Titans vs. Chi...

All things must come to an end

San Francisco 49ers' Kyle Juszczyk (44) runs after a pass against Jacksonville Jaguars' Paul Posluszny (51) in the second quarter of their NFL game at Levi's Stadium Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

January 5, 2018

With it being the last week of the regular season in the NFL, week 17, there aren’t too many big things going on. The playoffs are pretty much set and teams who aren’t in the running for a playoff spot don’t really have much to fight for except their dignity. With that being said, here’s a rec...

Are you in or are you out

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Brice Butler (19) catches a 20-yard pass during the fourth quarter and scores the only points in the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017. The Cowboys won, 6-0. (Max Faulkner/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

December 27, 2017

With the playoffs inching closer each week, the hope for a spot in the playoffs is becoming non-existent for some, while for others it’s becoming a very real possibility. Here’s a recap of week 16 in the NFL: Dallas’ playoff hopes are no more: The Dallas Cowboys were defeated by the Seattle Sea...

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