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Kevin Durso
Philadelphia, PA
A Philly sports fanatic who always has an opinion and I'm sharing it with the world
Interests: Philly sports, baseball, broadcasting, Phillies, Eagles, Flyers
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The Eagles needed another second-half comeback to pull off their second win of the season. This one involved much more drama and a lot of critical plays late in the game. Darren Sproles stole the show, but it was Malcolm Jenkins and Nick Foles adding their own key plays to... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Eagledelphia
Week 2 saw many teams take a beating, not on the scoreboard but in terms of personnel. There were injuries aplenty throughout the many games around the NFL on Sunday. Plenty of big names were added to the injury lists around the NFL this weekend. This early in the season,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Eagledelphia
It’s a happy Tuesday morning as the Eagles defied the odds and reversed the course of fate. It wasn’t Andrew Luck delivering a game-winning drive, but Nick Foles, Darren Sproles and the Eagles. So the Eagles are 2-0. That’s the good. The bad is that they struggled through the first... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Eagledelphia
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There was a general theme that kept coming to mind while watching the second half storyline develop on Monday. For as bad as the Eagles were in the first half and as bad as their tendencies continued to be in the second half, how were they still keeping up with... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Eagledelphia
Much like their Week 1 game, the first half for the Eagles was forgettable. In the second half, they made it a game again. Trailing 17-6 at the half, the Eagles notched two quick scores to even the score late in the third. That didn’t stop the Colts from making... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Eagledelphia
Week 1 featured a less than desirable route to a season-opening win for the Eagles. The Colts drew the defending AFC Champions in their season opener and lost. So the task for the Eagles in Week 2 is to deliver a bounce-back game against a team hungry for its first... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Eagledelphia
The Eagles first week was defined by a troublesome first-half performance that resolved itself in the second. That was against a Jaguars team that spent Sunday getting stomped by the Kirk Cousins-led Washington Redskins. A similar performance for the Eagles against the Indianapolis Colts will almost definitely put them in... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Eagledelphia
A good first impression can mean everything. The Eagles didn't make the best first impression but still won. That was more than the rest of their NFC East counterparts could say. The division struggled as a whole. But only one team claimed a win: the Eagles. In going around the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at Eagledelphia
If you watch just five seconds of the video that surfaced on Monday showing former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice beating his then-girlfriend and now wife unconscious, it doesn’t take long for an opinion to form. If you’ve seen the video already, you know where this is going. It... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at Eagledelphia
The Eagles stayed relatively injury-free in 2013. Following Week 1, they wouldn't be able to avoid the injuries. Two offensive linemen suffered injuries on Sunday, most notably all-pro guard Evan Mathis. Mathis was placed on injured reserve with designation to return on Tuesday. Mathis is not able to practice for... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at Eagledelphia
Week 1 is in the books. But before we turn the page to Week 2, there’s still one last evaluation to be done. The Eagles win over the Jaguars in Week 1 was a tale of two halves. But as a whole, how did it rank? Here’s another new segment... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Eagledelphia
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Introducing a new weekly series on Eagledelphia. Every Tuesday, we’ll be analyzing three plays that affected the outcome of the game for the Eagles. Here is the first edition from Week 1 of the 2014 season. Offensively, there were two plays that really said a lot about the Eagles comeback... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Eagledelphia
The opening half of the season opener was a punch to the gut. The anticipation and excitement built up for this Sunday afternoon was gone in a hurry. Two fumbles and an interception were the focus of the first half, a half filled with mistakes that allowed the Jacksonville Jaguars... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2014 at Eagledelphia
Drawing the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 1 of the season seemed to be a dream for the Eagles. As the first half unfolded, a nightmare was occuring on the field. Three turnovers allowed the Jaguars to open up a 17-0 lead at the half. But the Eagles returned to form... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2014 at Eagledelphia
After seven long months of waiting, the Philadelphia Eagles return to the place where the 2013 season ended to open the 2014 season. In a season where the Eagles took fans for a wild ride right to the wildcard round of the playoffs, they embark on another chance for a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at Eagledelphia
Opening day of the football season brings on that feeling of a new beginning. After a season where the Eagles rallied from a slow 3-5 start to finish 10-6 and host a playoff game, it was a welcome change to the previous years of struggle that ended the Andy Reid... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at Eagledelphia
A new season brings on excitement and energy. As we saw in the final preseason game for many of the starters, watching a team fire on all cylinders only to wait two weeks for the season to really begin feels like an eternity. But as the new season begins, the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at Eagledelphia
No football season goes without obstacles to overcome. The Eagles will certainly face their fair share. Coming off a successful first season under Chip Kelly, the Eagles will face a difficult schedule and many other challenges. Here are five challenges the Eagles will have overcome during the season that could... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at Eagledelphia
The week of preparation has arrived. By week’s end, the Eagles will take the field for the first regular season game of 2014. The preseason and training camp only furthers what happens during a long offseason. There is a lot of time to think about the possibilities and predict the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Eagledelphia
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Flyers enforcer Zac Rinaldo and the Flyers agreed to a two-year extension on Tuesday. (Photo by Amy Irvin/38Photography) The Flyers continued to shape the team's future for years to come on Tuesday. Forward Zac Rinaldo signed a two-year extension with the Orange and Black on Tuesday. The deal is worth $1.7 million over the two seasons. Rinaldo, 24, is entering his fourth NHL season in 2014-15. He has seven goals and 11 assists in his career while tallying 470 penalty minutes. Rinaldo also was second on the team in hits in the 2013-14 season with 231 hits. Kevin Durso is... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at Flyerdelphia
The Eagles had spent years looking for the next Donovan McNabb, the quarterback that was at the helm for winning seasons on end during the Andy Reid era. It appeared in 2013 that Nick Foles emerged as that franchise player. McNabb doesn't think so. "I can't answer that but if... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at Eagledelphia
The deadline to make cuts for the final 53-man roster isn't until 4 p.m. But the Eagles made their final decisions early. With a few hours remaining before the deadline, the Eagles officially announced the 53 players that would make up the team. Several cuts were announced on Friday, with... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2014 at Eagledelphia
The countdown is on and in less than 24 hours, the Eagles final 53-man roster will be complete. Chip Kelly began trimming the roster on Friday as that final group began to take shape. Here is the latest on the Eagles final cuts. One of the biggest pieces of news... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at Eagledelphia
The preseason is in the books and soon, we will know the 53 players that will make up the 2014 Philadelphia Eagles. Just 10 days remain before the Eagles take the field for the regular-season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Having watched four preseason games, there are a lot of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2014 at Eagledelphia
Thursday night's preseason finale for the Eagles didn't feature any starters. That was known well before kickoff. But the depth of the Eagles potential roster showed in the final audition. Headed by Matt Barkley starting at quarterback and powered by players on the lower end of the depth chart, the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2014 at Eagledelphia