Eagles Wake-Up Call: Foles No. 1 In Jersey Sales

Photo by: Jeff Fusco.

Photo by: Jeff Fusco.

The last time we checked in on Nick Foles‘ jersey sales was shortly after his seven-touchdown performance against the Raiders in November.

The page where you can purchase a Foles jersey on the team site saw a 25 percent spike in hits following that showing in Oakland, yet sales hardly went up at all. Fans were looking at it, they were thinking about it, but weren’t quite ready to take the plunge.

Now they’re jumping in. Read more »

Catching Up With Troy Vincent

Troy Vincent

Troy Vincent had an illustrious football career at each level he played on. At Pennsbury High School, he dominated and earned several high-major division one offers. At Wisconsin, he was a first team All-American and a runner-up for the Jim Thorpe Award. In Philadelphia, he made five straight Pro Bowls from 1999 to 2003.

But even though he retired from the game eight years ago, he’s just hitting the prime of a new part of his career: working in the league office. Read more »

Eagles Cornerback Troy Vincent: “I Played With 6 Openly Gay Players”

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In a press conference this week former Eagles cornerback Troy Vincent revealed that, during his 15-year career, he played with six players who were openly gay in the locker room. The topic arose when Vincent, now the NFL’s executive vice president of football operations, was asked about Michael Sam, who is in line to become the league’s first openly gay player:

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