1. Are you a gamer? Come join us at GameNotOver.com
    If you are a gamer, then GameNotOver is your new home! Whether you are a PC, PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, mobile or web gamer, you will find other gamers to talk with on GameNotOver where you can get help, share reviews of the latest games and gaming technology or even wax nostalgic over the gaming days of old. Come join us and help us grow GameNotOver into a wonderful community for gamers!
    Dismiss Notice

Beat writers fight at Eagles practice

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by sunbum, Sep 29, 2011.

  1. sunbum

    sunbum Well-Known Member

    1,729 Messages
    1,229 Likes Received
    Has to be one of the funniest articles I read in awhile. I guess even the Philly Sports Media is bush league too!


    Beat writers fight at Eagles practice

    Updated Sep 28, 2011 5:41 PM ET
    A war of words on Twitter between two Philadelphia Eagles beat writers escalated into a physical altercation Wednesday, with one writer landing a punch to his counterpart's head.

    Looking for more dirt on the Eagles? Get the inside slant, stats, scores, schedules and more scoops right here.

    Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News and Jeff McLane of The Philadelphia Inquirer had to be separated by their peers at the Eagles practice facility, according to local sports radio personality and WCAU-TV contributor Howard Eskin.

    The two men were involved in a Twitter spat Tuesday, during which McLane called the elder Bowen an "old hack that hasn't broken a story in years."

    Bowen, who vowed on Twitter to handle his "business in person" landed a punch to McLane's head before the feuding beat writers were quickly broken up, according to Eskin.
  2. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

    37,395 Messages
    5,391 Likes Received
    Good stuff! :lmao2:

  3. vta

    vta The Proletariat

    8,746 Messages
    6 Likes Received
    Nothing like a good punch to settle the issue of chump journalism.
  4. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

    44,147 Messages
    27,072 Likes Received
    Seriously: is there any redeeming trait with anything associated with that franchise? Punks on the field, animal cruelty, a head coach who can't be distracted from his career to parent kids who desperately needed him, fans who vomit on children, batteries in snowballs, booing Santa at Christmas time, and beat reporters coming to blows over twitter fights. What a bunch of clowns.
  5. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

    37,395 Messages
    5,391 Likes Received
    Yeah, we get a laugh out of their misery. :laugh2:

  6. Biggems

    Biggems White and Nerdy

    13,302 Messages
    1,091 Likes Received
    at least they dont have to worry about those hooligans up in Filthy rioting in the streets in celebration of a SB victory.....but then again, they always riot in the streets cause they are Filthydelphians.
  7. Duane

    Duane Well-Known Member

    6,956 Messages
    118 Likes Received
    I would have given them some serious $$$ to kick Sal Pal's ***. I hate that guy.
  8. InmanRoshi

    InmanRoshi Zone Scribe

    18,334 Messages
    79 Likes Received
    Seems like pretty standard Philly stuff. Probably the most openly hostile first world city I've ever spent time in. People just seem pissed off all the time.
  9. InmanRoshi

    InmanRoshi Zone Scribe

    18,334 Messages
    79 Likes Received
  10. ThreeandOut

    ThreeandOut Well-Known Member

    2,507 Messages
    1,078 Likes Received
    Not to mention the seven year old kid throwing rocks at the Giants bus (and the parent who would allow him to do this).

    IAMKING Benched

    1,253 Messages
    1 Likes Received
    Hope a video follows soon. Beat writers fighting would be a funny reality show.
  12. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

    8,205 Messages
    123 Likes Received

    ...you got it covered Idgit:lmao2: ........they suck and everything about them sucks.
  13. lurkercowboy

    lurkercowboy Well-Known Member

    4,114 Messages
    95 Likes Received
    What are the possible matchups and odds if Dallas beat writers had a melee?
  14. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

    8,205 Messages
    123 Likes Received

    ...Galloway....called a draw on account of wimpiness:laugh1:
  15. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

    88,009 Messages
    10,931 Likes Received
    Just don't mess with the queen of mean Jen. :laugh2:
  16. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

    37,141 Messages
    43,603 Likes Received
    Knowing the Philly media very well, I'm surprised it was these two who ended up fighting.
  17. CowboysFanSince88

    CowboysFanSince88 Well-Known Member

    6,017 Messages
    1,058 Likes Received
    I wonder what Sal's boyfriend look like-lol

Share This Page