I'm Dave Weinberg and I'm a writer/columnist for 97.3espn.com. I recently completed my 27th season as an Eagles beat writer for The Press of Atlantic City, where I worked for 34 years. I also covering boxing, MMA and various other sports, in addition to writing a twice-weekly column entitled Extra Points. You can also find my work on my blog Dave Weinberg's Extra Points. I'm a Cape May native who grew up with sand in my shoes and waves in my heart.
Extra Points: Eagles Headed for Tough Season
Here's a way too early prediction of how the Eagles' season will unfold from Dave Weinberg.
Extra Points: Millville boxer plans to keep fighting
Despite suffering a first-round knockout loss last Saturday, the 29-year-old Millville boxer is not yet ready to hang up his gloves.
Extra Points: Millville’s LaManna Loses Title Shot
The 29-year-old Millville boxer, who was vying for the WBA middleweight championship, suffered a first-round knockout loss to Erislandy Lara at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, California.
Extra Points: Millville’s LaManna Ready for Title Shot Tonight
He made his debut on Feb. 2, 2011 with a second-round TKO at Bally's Atlantic City. Two days later, he was back in a classroom as a senior at Millville High School.
Extra Points: Eagles Trade Up to Draft DeVonta Smith
DeVonta Smith took over the role when the Eagles traded up to select the dynamic wide receiver with the 10th overall pick after working a trade with the rival Dallas Cowboys.
Extra Points: Making a mockery of the NFL draft
There's seemingly no way the Eagles can mess this up, but remember who's calling the shots in their draft room.
Extra Points: Eagles Coach Playing Games with Draft Prospects
The Eagles are leaving no rock unturned in their preparations for next week's NFL draft. They're also leaving no paper and scissors unturned.
Extra Points: 30 Years Ago, Holyfield-Foreman Happened
Monday marks the 30th anniversary of one of Atlantic City's most epic fights.
Extra Points: Women’s Boxing Champion Shields Set to Make MMA Debut in Atlantic City
Claressa Shields, a three-division champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist, will be making her MMA debut in Atlantic City on June 10.
Extra Points: What A Time To Be A Sports Fan
What a time to be a sports fan says Dave Weinberg, who explains inside.