Phillies Announcer Tom McCarthy Bumped to NFL on CBS’s Main Game

Philadelphia Phillies TV broadcaster Tom McCarthy is getting called out of the bullpen. McCarthy has been tapped by CBS Sports to do the play-by-play of the NFL on CBS aside Tony Romo. That’s CBS’s Game of the Week with their top crew.

McCarthy is no stranger to calling football games. The TV voice of the Phillies calls NFL games for CBS and Westwood One. He’s really good at it too.

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Here’s How the Philadelphia Eagles Can Clinch a Playoff Berth

It’s remarkable to think that the Philadelphia Eagles can clinch a berth in the NFL Playoffs this Sunday. It was only a year ago that the Birds’ were finishing 4-11-1,  on the verge of firing the only coach to lead them to a Super Bowl title, and getting ready for a nasty divorce with the franchise quarterback.

To steal from one of the greatest color commentators of all time, Richie Ashburn, “Hard to believe, Harry.”

Here’s how the Eagles can clinch their first playoff berth since 2019.

Just Win, Baby!

The Eagles need to take care of business against Washington. A loss to the Football Team would make every other scenario null and void.

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New Year’s Resolutions for the Philly Sports Teams

Ah, New Year’s resolutions.

Like the Mummers, it’s a mindless tradition where we try to convince ourselves that we will “be better” during the calendar year. Something like 7% of the people actually go through with their resolutions, the rest of us, we just “screw it” and forget about the gym by February 1.

It’s only fair to create New Year’s resolutions for the four major Philadelphia sports teams. What’s serious and what’s just for fun…that’s for you to decide.

Let’s get started!

Howie Roseman Vows Not to Trade the Birds’ 1st Round Picks and Will Use All of Them

In a break from character, Eagles GM Howie Roseman goes on the record that he will not trade anyone the Birds’ three first round picks. He tells the media that he will use all of them to build the team. Owner Jeffery Lurie and head coach Nick Sirianni aren’t sold and decide to lock Roseman in the broom closet during the draft.

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Friday, December 31 Football Guide, The CFP Semifinals Are Here!

Today is the day, the College Football Playoff semifinal games are upon us. Will Cinderella Cincinnati pull off one of the greatest upsets of all time or will we have more of the same old stuff? Can Michigan finally achieve the greatness they expected when coach khaki pants arrived? These questions and more will be answered tonight!

But first, before the double main event, there’s a double dose of bowl games as an appetizer.

Here’s your football guide for December 31:

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Bishop Sycamore Players Make Allegations of Forced Theft, Inhumane Living Conditions, and Attempted Murder

Holy shit, this story about Bishop Sycamore is spiraling out of control!

A quick recap, Bishop Sycamore is the “high school” that duped ESPN and some of the most prestigious football programs in the nation into believing they were an actual program.  They’re sthick was outed after they lost 58-0 to IMG Academy and ESPN announcers had no idea who the kids were. It turns out the school doesn’t really exist, some players were 19 or 20-years old, coach Roy Johnson had an arrest warrant for fraud, potential players were told they were going to be on Netflix and the list goes on. 

The list really goes on and it now includes allegations of theft, inhumane living conditions, and potentially an attempted murder. 

Complex, link here & here, spoke with multiple players about the allegations:

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