Black Broadcasting Pioneer Gone at age 81:Remember ‘The NFL Today’ on CBS, with Brent Musburger, Irv Cross and Phyllis George??? CBS Sports mourns the loss of Irv Cross

PHILADELPHIA — Irv Cross, the former NFL defensive back who became the first Black man to work full-time as a sports analyst on national television, died Sunday. He was 81. from CBSPhilly.com: The Philadelphia Eagles, the team Cross spent his six of his nine NFL seasons with, said Cross’ son, Matthew, confirmed his father died… Continue reading Black Broadcasting Pioneer Gone at age 81:Remember ‘The NFL Today’ on CBS, with Brent Musburger, Irv Cross and Phyllis George??? CBS Sports mourns the loss of Irv Cross

Philadelphia Eagles edge New Giants, 22-21, in Thursday Night Football

Final:Philadelphia Eagles 22, New Giants 21 Eagles(2-4-1)/Giants(1-6) from www.nfl.com: One-win teams collided on Thursday with plenty of ups, downs and everything in between. Though it wasn’t always pretty, it was dramatic. The NFC East tilt came down to the wire, with Carson Wentz throwing a beautiful game-winning touchdown score to Boston Scott and a Brandon… Continue reading Philadelphia Eagles edge New Giants, 22-21, in Thursday Night Football