Reid: I love the Philadelphia Eagles

Reid: I love the Philadelphia Eagles

Say what you want about Andy Reid – because what the hell,
you will anyway – but he gave the Philadelphia his best for 14 years. It’s not
like there were no good times, far away as they may seem.

And despite immense criticism from the media and fan base,
especially over the past bunch of years, Reid has never demonstrated so much as
an ounce bitterness. That steady demeanor prevailed even after what we expect
was his final game here on Sunday.

Asked about what emotions he was feeling after 14 seasons
with the organization following the final game of this season, and likely his
tenure, Reid showed nothing but grace:

“I love the Philadelphia Eagles. I
mean, that’s how I feel, so I love every minute that I’ve had to coach them.”

Reid added that if he were welcomed back for a 15th
season with the Birds, he would be “all in.”

It doesn’t sound like that will be the case though. Multiple
reports have indicated Reid has already been informed by owner Jeffrey Lurie
that he has been left go. We’ll wait for the official announcement, but I think
we all know what to expect.

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NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

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NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

Position Title: Intern
Department: Advertising/Sales
Company: NBC Sports Philadelphia
# of hours / week: 10 – 20 hours

Deadline: November 20

Basic Function

This position will work closely with the Vice President of Sales in generating revenue through commercial advertisements and sponsorship sales. The intern will gain first-hand sales experience through working with Sales Assistants and AEs on pitches, sales-calls and recapping material.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Assist Account Executive on preparation of Sales Presentations
• Cultivate new account leads for local sales
• Track sponsorships in specified programs
• Assist as point of contact with sponsors on game night set up and pre-game hospitality elements.
• Assist with collection of all proof of performance materials.
• Perform Competitive Network Analysis
• Update Customer database
• Other various projects as assigned

Requirements

1. Good oral and written communication skills.
2. Knowledge of sports.
3. Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays
4. Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
5. Must be 19 years of age or older
6. Must be a student in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, Master or Juris Doctor degree
7. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the US
8. Must have sophomore standing or above
9. Must have a 3.0 GPA

Interested students should apply here and specify they're interested in the ad/sales internship.

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Asked about LeBron James after Sixers game, Kyrie Irving says @*#^*!#%&*

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Asked about LeBron James after Sixers game, Kyrie Irving says @*#^*!#%&*

Apparently Kyrie Irving doesn't want to talk about LeBron James.

After the Celtics' win over the Sixers on Friday, a fan asked Irving, "Where's LeBron?"

Irving's response ... NSFW ...

WARNING: The video contains offensive language. But if that kind of thing doesn't bother you, you can watch it here.

Irving was asked about the incident by reporters Saturday.

So what he's basically saying is "sorry, not sorry."

With the video circulating around social media, expect Irving to hear from the league.