Sports Bash Saturday REWIND (Jan 4): Eagles-Saints, Road Woes Are Real, Finding Out About Postseason Foles, Can Chip Succeed Where Andy Failed?
Here's what you missed on the Sports Bash Saturday with Matt Hammond on January 4:
-- Lot of reputations aren't earned, they just happen. Saints being a bad road team isn't one of them. It's real. There's oodles of proof.
THE ROUNDUP 12:15 pm
-- We whip around to all of the week's top stories:
(1) Louisville's Charlie Strong to Texas?
(2) Jeremy Maclin says he'll be ready for spring workouts.
(3) Phillies finalized broadcast deal with CSN Philly.
(4) Tajh Boyd, Clemson shocks Braxton Miller, Ohio State in Orange Bowl.
(5) Undercover cops to don Saints jerseys at Lincoln Financial Field tonight.
-- So much of success is about the process. Road woes have Saints changing theirs.
ESPN NFL Nation Saints beat reporter Mike Triplett
-- We've seen him in the regular season. But who's Postseason Nick Foles?
WISE UP 1:15 pm
-- KC @ IND (PK) ... KC
-- SD @ CIN (-6.5) ... CIN
-- SF @ GB (+2.5) ... SF
-- FSU @ AUB (+8.5) ... AUB
Last Week: 3-3
This Season: 31-35-2
-- Graham, Colston and Ingram force Eagles to play physical -- exactly how they were built to play.
-- Brandon Boykin gives Eagles endless matchup possibilities on Saints playmakers.
-- Can Chip succeed where Andy failed in NFL playoffs: halftime adjustments?
-- Ability Foles may need most, 4th quarter comeback-ability, area he has least experience.
-- Pressuring Brees not a "Key To This Game" -- it's the key to EVERY game in the NFL.
SICK SOUND OF THE WEEK 2:45 pm
-- ESPN's Paul Finebaum with some face-in-palm comments about Bob Stoops, Oklahoma.
EAGLES PICK 2:45 pm
-- NO @ PHI (-2.5) ... PHI