LANDOVER, Md. >> The Philadelphia Eagles have proved themselves to be a mirage, a team that got away with its faults until it couldn't any longer. Leaders in the NFC East as recently as a week ago, they're now just about done in the playoff race, and they're in no position to argue that they deserve any better.
LANDOVER, Md. >> The Eagles had one chore Saturday in FedEx Field, one reason to play the Washington Redskins, one wide opportunity to make their season work.In their 15th game of the season -- in December, when the snow falls, as Buddy Ryan used to remind -- they had to give the Dallas Cowboys a reason to be the Dallas Cowboys.
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LANDOVER, Md. >> He could not hide on the field.The elements of the Eagles' 27-24 loss to the Washington Redskins would not allow him to hide in boxscore.And Cody Parkey, who missed two field goals in a game that drove the Birds' season into peril, would not hide in the locker room."I'm my own biggest critic, and I hate to miss, […]
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OKLAHOMA CITY >> Megan Courtney and Aiyana Whitney each had 11 kills, and Penn State defeated Brigham Young 25-21, 26-24, 25-14 Saturday to win their second consecutive NCAA women's volleyball championship.Micha Hancock had 36 assists and five digs for the Nittany Lions. The senior from nearby Edmond won in front of family and friends in her final […]