by Laura Nachman
County Courier Times
February 8, 2005
see how much you’ve learned from last week’s relentless Eagles’ coverage
on the local stations.
Match the slogan with the station:
Super Bowl Frenzy
One More Win 2.
A Date With Destiny
Super Bowl Bound
Countdown to Super Bowl
Jacksonville Live ’05
– a-2, b-5, c-6, d-3, e-1, f-4
The weather in Jacksonville was:
Answer – b-The reporters and anchors whined about it every chance they got. Let's hope they get sent to Detroit for next year's "Super Bowl."
Match the station with the moniker
Your Official Eagles’ Station
Your Official Fan Station
Your Home of the Eagles
– a-3, b-1, c-2
every station claims to be “in” with the Birds, KYW is the only station
that can call itself “The Official Eagles Station” because it paid the
Eagles for that right. WTXF can
claim it is the home of the Eagles because Fox has the rights to the NFC
Which reporter was most likely to spontaneously combust from excitement?
– b- Don Tollefson
Which was not an actual story
6. What is a “Peagle?
a. An old Eagles' punter
b. A combination of a peacock and an eagle
c. A unisex bathroom
Answer – b-A Peagle, created by WCAU, is the feathered offspring of the NBC peacock and an eagle.
What Grammy nominated Philadelphia singer did a version of “Fly,
– b-Jill Scott
Who is the most embarrassing celebrity fan of the Eagles?
– It’s a personal choice, but I’d select Jaleel White, who is friends
with Donovan McNabb and Freddie Mitchell
What is Donovan McNabb’s mother’s name?
– Budding celebrity Wilma McNabb, who appeared on “The Jimmy Kimmel
Show” this week.
Where was Jeff Thomason employed before he joined the Eagles?
– Toll Brothers, who should double his salary for the millions of dollars in
free publicity it received because of the story.
What instrument is not used in the Eagles’ pep band?
What jersey number is not available to fans?
What is a nickname of Freddie Mitchell?
– d-All of the above
What is the injury of Terrell Owens?
– a-broken Ankle
Match the special with the station
Road to Victory
3. Comcast SportsNet
Super Bowl Frenzy
Countdown to Kickoff
– a-2, b-1, c-4, d-5, e-3
– Touchdown! You are qualified to join the Eagles’ front office
– Field Goal. Have a Chunky
Soup on Donovan McNabb
10 – Fumble. Drown your sorrows
in a green beer.
the winter storm coverage two Saturdays ago, WCAU had a 9.2 rating, KYW had a
7.0 rating, and WPVI had a 6.5 rating from noon – 8 p.m.
However, WPVI ran regular programming until 3 p.m.
When all three stations did snow coverage from 3 p.m. – 8 p.m., WPVI
had an 8.72 rating, WCAU had an 9.0 rating, and KYW had a 5.9 rating.
Rogers will join David Murphy to do weather on WPVI weekday mornings, not
David Rogers as previously reported.