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: Cape May County Community Shines
A collection of opinions, thoughts and views that have been piling up in Dave Weinberg's mind and laptop while he's been social distancing
Extra Points: Golf Event Adds to Foles Legend
Although he's going to be playing in Chicago his season, the former Eagles' quarterback will also be renewing his lease in Tom Brady's head, where he's been living rent-free for over two years.
Extra Points: Eagles Receive Virtual Visit from Legendary Coach
Eagles coach Doug Pederson invited legendary former NBA coach Phil Jackson to speak to the players. Jackson was recently featured prominently in "The Last Dance," 10-part documentary about Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls.
Extra Points: Eagles Taking Patient Approach with Hurts
The Eagles are planning on taking a patient approach with Hurts, whom they drafted in the second round with the 53rd overall pick.
Extra Points Column: Missing Out on Life’s Pleasures
So many parts of my life and world have been altered and/or eliminated in the last two months or so that I could probably fill this laptop.
Extra Points: If Playoffs are Held, Eagles Will be in Them
Dave Weinberg predicts the outcome of every Eagles game, though he reserves the right to change his mind later.
Extra Points Column: Return to Golf was Par for Course
For those who urged me to "hit 'em straight" at Cape May National Golf Club Saturday, you'll be happy to know I did just that.
Extra Points: Eagles Added Much-Needed Speed in Draft
The Eagles' offense should not have any trouble stretching the field this season.
Extra Points: Eagles Pull Off Shocking Move in Second Round
The Eagles pulled off a shocking move Friday, using their second-round pick to take Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts.
Extra Points: Eagles Test Fans’ Patience with First-Round Pick
The Eagles have been vowing for months to get more help for quarterback Carson Wentz in the draft.