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Daily Archives: January 30, 2018

Crisco out, new weapon in to stop pole-climbing Philadelphia Eagles fans

PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia police think they’ve found something better than Crisco to keep Philadelphia fans from climbing light poles if the Eagles win the Super Bowl. But they are keeping their playbook secret. A contingent of workers who jokingly called themselves the “Crisco Cops” applied

Tiger Woods Masters prep time questions ESPN golf

SAN DIEGO — The promos started running weeks ago, short 15-second spots during the dead of winter in which a camera pans the Augusta National clubhouse and one of the iconic hand-operated scoreboards. “Coming in April,” it says, teasing the year’s first major championship, as

Training without posts and no linesmen

Ciaran Deely believes London are treated like “an afterthought” by the GAA after it emerged they had to supply local linesmen and a sideline official for their Allianz Football League fixture last weekend. Cork referee James Bermingham took charge of the Division 4 clash against

Tim Visser: Scotland wing extends Harlequins contract

Tim Visser’s first club in England was Newcastle Falcons Harlequins wing Tim Visser has signed a two-year contract extension with the Premiership side. The Netherlands-born Scotland back, 30, joined the club from Edinburgh in 2015 and will stay until 2020. He has scored 28 tries