<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Sports]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:03:15 -0400 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:03:15 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Michael Sam May Sign With Dallas Cowboys: Report]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:33:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP865141898162.jpg
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, is scheduled to undergo a physical exam with the Dallas Cowboys and could join the Cowboys' practice squad, according to NFL.com.

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<![CDATA[High School Blitz]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:16:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/HS_Sports_Txt.jpg
Follow our area's top teams all season long on air and online.]]>
<![CDATA[Advocates to Monitor Arrest of 49er]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:26:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/221*120/MCDONALD_leaves_jail.jpg
The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The 7th-round draft pick has been outspoken and confident as his progress was watched as closely as any rookie in the...

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<![CDATA[49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:24:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/221*120/MCDONALD_leaves_jail.jpg
The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The 7th-round draft pick has been outspoken and confident as his progress was watched as closely as any rookie in the...

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<![CDATA[Band of the Week: Look Back at Last Year's Best]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:12:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007986034_1200x675_323727939758.jpg
High school marching bands throughout the Delaware Valley made their mark in state and national competitions last year. We take a look back at some of the best from our area.]]>
<![CDATA[14 Scholarship Offers for Downingtown East Football Star]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:06:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/downingtown+east+carey.JPG
Carey Angeline will have a tough decision ahead of him. Downingtown East Head Coach Michael Matta explains what makes Angeline such a special athlete.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 High School Blitz: Week 1]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:36:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/generic_football_with_stripes.jpg
Highlights from the high school football games around the area as the 2014 season gets underway.]]>
<![CDATA[49ers' Aldon Smith Out for 9 Games]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:24:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/aldon-smith-preason-2014.jpg
The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith for the first nine games of the 2014 season for violating the league's policies on substance abuse and personal...

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<![CDATA[USC Player Suspended for Lie]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:21:19 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/USC+Josh+Shaw.jpg
Holding his firstborn child in his arms should be the happiest time of Derek Ellison’s life. But seeing the baby’s mother in his son’s face brings a mix of emotions – a feeling he describes as "a gift and...

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<![CDATA[Hernandez Evidence to Be Tossed]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:41:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP296842589971.jpg
A Massachusetts judge has allowed some evidence to be suppressed in the murder trial of Aaron Hernandez, court documents show. The former star Patriots tight end had asked the court to suppress the evidence — an...

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<![CDATA[Taney Dragons to Parade Around Town]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:21:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Taney-Dragons-Parade.jpg
The Taney Dragons will celebrate their recent success with a parade beginning at 20th and Market and ending in FDR Park.

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<![CDATA[Behind the Scenes: Taney on 'Today']]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:57:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Taney+Today+5.JPG
The Taney Dragons kicked off their media tour Monday morning and their first stop was the "Today Show." NBC10's Matt DeLucia was with the team for their first network appearance.]]>
<![CDATA[Ledecky Sets World Record in 1,500 Freestyle]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 05:48:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP973055938873%281%29.jpg
Katie Ledecky lowered her own world record in the women's 400-meter freestyle to win the Pan Pacific championships title in 3 minutes, 58.37 seconds on Saturday. Ledecky was under world record pace for much...

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<![CDATA[Dan Marino Returning to Dolphins]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 18:26:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DanMarino14.jpg
Chicago's Jackie Robinson West All-Stars took the U.S. title in the Little League World Series with a 7-5 win over Las Vegas' Mountain Ridge Saturday. The team started off strong, matching Nevada's...

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<![CDATA[Band of the Week: Absegami High School]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 07:57:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007924088_1200x675_321497155870.jpg
Members of the Absegami High School Marching Band are stepping up their game this year in hopes of repeating last year's successful season.]]>
<![CDATA[Salesianum Athletes Bring Confidence, Intensity to Football Field]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 08:20:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007924051_1200x675_321495619701.jpg
The Salesianum School might not have the biggest or fastest players on the field, but their preparation makes them a team to beat.]]>
<![CDATA[Penn State's Taliaferro Gives Back After Injury]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:51:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/adam+taliaferro.JPG
Adam Taliaferro recovered from a paralyzing spinal cord injury he suffered while playing for Penn State University. But the athlete made a miraculous recovery and now he is giving back through his...]]>
<![CDATA[Haddonfield H.S. Wants 3rd Championship]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 22:57:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/184*120/haddonfield+football+championship.JPG
The South Jersey high school took home titles in the past two years. The athletes say winning a third consecutive championship will be tough, but they are up for the challenge.]]>
<![CDATA[Dozens of Colleges Want H.S. Football Star Shareef Miller]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:03:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/182*120/shareef+miller.JPG
A big decision lies ahead of Shareef Miller, a senior defensive end at George Washington High School in Philadelphia. At least 24 colleges have already offered Miller scholarships to play at the next level.]]>
<![CDATA[St. Joe's Prep After Back-to-Back State Championships]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:53:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007924010_1200x675_321496643566.jpg
Players on the St. Joeseph's Prepatory School football team are up with the sun to prepare for the 2014 season.]]>
<![CDATA[Chicago Beats Las Vegas in LLWS]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:56:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/245*120/jrw+win+us+title.jpg
Summertime for 3-year-old golf prodigy Tommy Morrissey means days spent hitting 100-yard drives over lakes at an Atlantic County country club. He steps up to the tee, lines up his driver, hesitates for just...]]>
<![CDATA[3-Year-Old Golf Prodigy Brings Grown Men to Tears]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:48:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/one+arm+3+year+old+tommy+morrisey.jpg
A 2-year-old girl was left in a car overnight outside a sports bar in Bristol, Connecticut, while the mother spent the evening in the hospital because she was intoxicated, police]]>
<![CDATA[Endless Possibilities for Taney Star]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:09:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP495622037686.jpg
She is not the first female little leaguer, but some believe Mo'ne Davis could be the first to make the majors.

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<![CDATA[What's Next for Mo'ne Davis?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:39:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP35427040879.jpg
As the star pitcher and her teammates take some time off, Mo'ne's future is looking extremely promising.

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<![CDATA[Taney Dragons Fall to Chicago]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:58:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/192*120/ap-taney-llws.jpg
The Taney Dragons lost against Chicago's Jackie Robinson West in the Little League World Series Thursday night. But the team gave Philadelphia plenty to be proud of, finishing strong and capturing the heart...]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Pride for Taney Dragons]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:34:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/197*120/philly+supports+taney+dragons+mo%27ne.JPG
The Philly pride is palpable as crowds prepare to watch the Taney Dragons' play for their season.]]>
<![CDATA[Little League World Series: International Affair]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:16:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/200*120/international+fans+llws.JPG
NBC10's Keith Jones explains how fans from different countries have traveled to the Little League World Series.]]>
<![CDATA[Must Win Game For Taney]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:08:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/c8b4a01380f848fc9cf753070db783b8.jpg
The Taney Dragons will play Chicago Thursday in an elimination game.]]>
<![CDATA[Ryan Howard Meets Little League Stars, Talks Taney]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:36:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/205*120/Ryan+Howard+Little+League.JPG
Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard was in Williamsport, Pennsylvnaia Thursday to say hello to some of the players in the Little League World Series including Philly's own Taney Dragons.

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<![CDATA[Taney Parents More Nervous Than Players]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:09:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/238*120/Taney+Loss.jpg
Parents of the Taney Dragons seem to be more nervous for their children than the players themselves.

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