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Patrick Del Gaone
Havertown, Pa
Temple University & Monsignor Bonner alum, Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies & Production, former sports reporter and producer for OwlSports Update.
Interests: College football, NHL, NFL, PGA, college hoops, MLB, traveling, playing hockey & golf
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Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Since opening as 6.5-point favorites over the Cowboys, the line for tomorrow's glorified exhibition has shrunk to Philadelphia -4.5. Per Vegas Insider, 57 percent of betting slips have been cast on the 13-2 Cowboys as of Saturday... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer According to Doug Pederson, one of the defining moments in his inaugural season as Eagles' head coach was the positive response from his players after questioning the effort level of some following a blowout loss in Cincinnati. "I really feel like... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Having locked up home field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs, Dallas has only pride to play for when they take the field in South Philadelphia on New Year's Day. Given their advantageous situation, the Cowboys could decide to rest many of... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Philadelphia Eagles' quarterback Carson Wentz won't receive a perfect grade in his inaugural season as an NFL quarterback, but offensive coordinator Frank Reich has seen exponential growth since the young signal-caller was thrust into the starting role... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Last night's memorable 24-19 rivalry win over the Giants at Lincoln Financial Field comes at a cost for the Philadelphia Eagles. Head coach Doug Pederson announced this morning that running back Ryan Mathews is expected to undergo... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer After Sunday's game, Eagles' rookie cornerback Jalen Mills expressed disappointment in Jim Schwartz's play-call on Steve Smith's 34-yard touchdown in the final moments of the first half. Today, the former Detroit Lions' head coach provided a simple solution to avoid a... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer As for the two-point conversion attempt to win yesterday's game at M&T Bank Stadium, the Ravens knew what was coming. That according to Eagles' head coach Doug Pederson, who explained why rookie Byron Marshall's presence in the... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Oddsmakers have Baltimore as 6-point favorites against Philadelphia in the Eagles’ final road game of 2016. Per VegasInsider, 91 percent of betting slips have been cast on the Ravens thus far. With Philadelphia facing the possibility of... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer The 5-8 Philadelphia Eagles will look to snap a six-game road losing streak when they take on the 7-6 Baltimore Ravens M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday. Darren Sproles will be held out of the upcoming tilt after the versatile halfback suffered... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer The Philadelphia Eagles' No. 2 overall draft pick is averaging an astounding 47 pass attempts over the last four games behind an unsteady, makeshift offensive line. But neophyte head coach Doug Pederson believes Carson Wentz's high volume of dropbacks is of... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer After scoring ten offensive touchdowns in three victories to begin the year, the Eagles' offense hit a road block it has yet to surmount. In the ten games since, Frank Reich's unit has accumulated only 15 touchdowns, as the faltering team... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Philadelphia Eagles' head coach Doug Pederson was unaware that backup offensive lineman Matt Tobin sustained an injury on the second-to-last play of the team's final offensive possession. One play later, Tobin, Philadelphia's third-string right tackle, was abused by Redskins' menacing defensive... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer The 6-5-1 Washington Redskins enter Sunday’s divisional matchup in Philadelphia as 2.5-point favorites over the slumping Eagles. To this point, 86 percent of wagers have been cast on Washington, per VegasInsider. With Philadelphia looking to improve to... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Philadelphia will look to avenge a 27-20 loss that wasn't nearly as close as the final score indicates when they host the 6-5-1 Redskins on Sunday afternoon. The Redskins outgained Philly 493-239 the first time they met, and given Doug Pederson's... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer If nothing else, Doug Pederson is refreshingly honest compared to most NFL coaches. After concluding Monday's presser by admitting that not every Philadelphia Eagle played hard in Sunday's decisive loss, and stating that he planned to ask tight end Zach Ertz... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Philadelphia Eagles' head coach Doug Pederson eventually conceded today that certain players did not play hard throughout yesterday's blowout loss in Cincinnati. "Not everybody [played hard], not everybody," Pederson said. "And that's the accountability that I talk about. I hold coaches... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Per VegasInsider, the Bengals are now favored by 1.5 points after opening as underdogs in their matchup against Philadelphia on Sunday afternoon. Something will have to give at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, the Bengals have won... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer After a mental break against Green Bay, all signs point toward Nelson Agholor returning to the field on Sunday afternoon. Having lost five-in-a-row away from home, Doug Pederson's Eagles will look to win their first road game since September 19th when... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer At Thursday's presser, Eagles' defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz grew incensed at the notion that he's avoiding accountability by not addressing the media after games. "I'm gonna do what's required," Schwartz said. "I don't wanna take away from coach Pederson on game... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer After two days to contemplate the controversial decision, Eagles' coach Doug Pederson admits he shouldn't have challenged the Packers' two-yard completion late in the third quarter of Monday night's 27-13 loss. "That second [challenge], I probably would've kept it," Pederson said.... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer After four consecutive home wins to begin the year, the Philadelphia Eagles were thoroughly beaten by Aaron Rodgers and the Packers on Monday night, 27-13, in a disheartening defeat at Lincoln Financial Field. Despite the bitterly disappointing loss, Eagles' head coach... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Green Bay's superstar quarterback Aaron Rodgers will don a distinctive gold jacket in Canton, Ohio one day, that according to Eagles' head coach and former Packers' quarterback, Doug Pederson. Rodgers has long been a thorn in the... Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer The Philadelphia Eagles are currently four-point favorites as they look to improve to 5-0 at “The Linc” against Mike McCarthy’s 4-6 Packers on Monday Night Football. 61 percent of wagers have been cast on Philadelphia thus far,... Continue reading
On Monday afternoon, Philadelphia Eagles' coach Doug Pederson took an extremely compassionate stance toward Nelson Agholor's worrisome post-game comments after another subpar performance. In Wednesday's press conference, the neophyte head coach started off a bit more demanding in regard to the USC product's mental breakdowns. "We talked privately," Pederson said.... Continue reading
By Patrick Del Gaone, Sports Talk Philly staff writer Finally, preseason phenom Paul Turner has been promoted to the Philadelphia Eagles' active roster. The Eagles lost their 5th consecutive road game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle by a score of 26-15 yesterday afternoon. The Seahawks' notorious defensive unit bullied Doug... Continue reading