Jalen Hurts Watch 2022: Eagles QB targets DeVonta Smith heavily as receiver returns to practice

Jalen Hurts Watch 2022: Eagles QB targets DeVonta Smith heavily as receiver returns to practice

Jalen Hurts had his most encouraging performance of the summer during Friday night’s preseason game against the Jets. Hurts was 6/6 with 80 passing yards, a touchdown and a perfect quarterback rating of 158.3. The Eagles’ QB1, however, didn’t quite reach that level of excellence in Sunday morning’s training camp practice. It was a rough … Read more

Police: Man with injuries consistent with being struck by vehicle, died in North Philadelphia

Police: Man with injuries consistent with being struck by vehicle, died in North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A 64-year-old man in North Philadelphia sustained fatal injuries consistent with being struck by a vehicle on Sunday morning, police say. The victim was identified as Dondra Wade from Philadelphia’s East Falls neighborhood. They found the victim bleeding on the 3200 block of Fox Street around 2 am, not too far from … Read more

Gunfire prompts Bethlehem Musikfest shutdown Saturday night

Gunfire prompts Bethlehem Musikfest shutdown Saturday night

Musikfest in Bethlehem was shut down by authorities Saturday night when apparent gunfire sent festival goers fleeing. The Lehigh Valley music festival was wrapping up its penultimate night, when at least one gunshot was heard near Main and Lehigh streets causing a “stampede” of concertgoers to run from the scene, NBC10 reported. MORE: Shootings leave … Read more

Second half observations: Jets 24, Eagles 21

Live from Lincoln Financial Field… it’s Friday night! Earlier in the evening, I wrote my first-half observations from the Eagles’ preseason opener against the Jets, giving big praise to both Jalen Hurts and Tarron Jackson. After getting off to that 14-3 first-half lead, it went south for the Birds, ultimately losing 24-21. Here are my … Read more

Omakase by Yanaga features 25-course tasting menu chosen by Philly’s ‘Sushi Whisperer’

After extensive construction delays, Kevin Yanaga – a chef known as the “Sushi Whisperer” – has opened the second half of his dual concept restaurant in Fishtown. Omakase by Yanaga is a small, intimate dining experience with eight seats and a 25-course chef’s tasting menu. The first half of the restaurant, Izakaya by Yanaga, opened … Read more

A far cry from May: Phillies are revitalized after early 2022 woes

The winning run was 90 feet away for the Mets in the bottom of the ninth, and with only one out, the Phillies had zero room for error. Take it back three months and this team probably folds. Either someone from the bullpens gives up a lazy single or a moonshot into the bleachers, or … Read more

Eagles C Cam Jurgens looked like a Jason Kelce clone, with gifs and stuff

During the Philadelphia Eagles’ first preseason game against the New York Jets on Friday night, it was clear from way up in the press box that rookie center Cam Jurgens had himself a night in his NFL debut, and I was looking forward to re-watching him on Saturday. If you watched the telecast, you already … Read more

Kyzir White continues a strong summer with an interception in the Eagles’ preseason debut

For a position that has been the bane of Eagles fans’ existence for sometime, the Birds’ linebacker corps has looked legit this summer. TJ Edwards might have had the best training camp of any Eagle on either side of the ball. Nakobe Dean won the Butkus Award as the best linebacker in college football in … Read more

Operation Nighthawk aims to crackdown on drunk drivers across Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Operation Nighthawk is spreading across the Commonwealth on Saturday night — aimed at putting the brakes on drunk drivers. The initiative remembers Pennsylvania State Troopers Martin Mack and Branden Sisca, and a pedestrian. All three were killed on Interstate 95 in March city an alleged drunk driver. About 80 troopers and police … Read more

Bernie Sanders to hold union rally on Independence Mall in Philadelphia with Teamsters and Association of Flight Attendants

US Sen. Bernie Sanders will hold a rally in support of the labor movement on Independence Mall next weekend. He will be joined by two union presidents – Sean O’Brien of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and Sara Nelson of the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA. Workers in this country are organizing against outrageous levels of … Read more