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 Facing a Sticky Situation
Howie Roseman has put almost all his energy in the last two weeks into trying to upgrade the defense.
Extra points: Surfers Provide Respite From Chaos
I'm doing my part to flatten the curve, though it's not doing much for my abs.
Extra Points: Agholor’s Change of Scenery will be in Las Vegas
Wide receiver Nelson Agholor's new scenary will be the Vegas Strip.
Extra Points Column: Eagles Erred by Cutting Jenkins
Dave Weinberg says the Eagles made a huge mistake Tuesday
Extra Points: NJSIAA Wrong to Continue Basketball Tournament
March Madness has taken on a whole new meaning.
Boxing: Pham, Seldon Score Big Victories in Atlantic City
Boxing is scheduled to return to Atlantic City on March 19 when New York promoter Lou DiBella brings a card to Showboat Hotel.
Extra Points: 2 Local Girls Wrestlers Place Second in State Championships
Amirah Giorgianni and Lower Cape May Regional senior Joelle Klein both capped outstanding seasons by placing second in their respective weight classes Saturday at the NJSIAA state individual wrestling championships at Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall.
Extra Points Column: Eagles Making Right Move in Moving on from Peters
The team announced via Twitter Thursday that veteran left tackle Jason Peters will become an unrestricted free agent when the new league year begins on March 18, thus likely ending his tenure with the Eagles after 11 seasons.
Extra points column: A.C. Boat Show prompted memories of old fishing trips
Saturday was supposed to be a smorgasbord of high school sports events for Dave Weinberg.
Extra points column: It’s a great time of year for local sports fans
If you're a local sports fan, this is the most wonderful time of the year