After pointing out that the Eagles organization is viewed as one of the teams that would have no issue going out and drafting Michael Sam if the price and need were right come draft day, now we take a look at how some of the players who would actually be sharing a locker room with him were the Eagles to go that direction.
Connor Barwin was the first to respond to the news breaking last night and showed his support.
Eagles corner back Brandon Boykin had the most humorous take on Twitter which we embedded above.
The guy just wants to watch some Blake Griffin highlights, I bet.
CSNPhilly.com's Derrick Gunn caught up with a number of other Eagles past and present players and their opinions varied a bit, from the "handle your business" approach to the "you have to wonder how sensitive he will be."
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Position Title: Intern
Company: Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia
# of hours / week: 10 – 20 hours
Deadline: November 20
This position will work closely with the Vice President of Sales in generating revenue through commercial advertisements and sponsorship sales. The intern will gain first-hand sales experience through working with Sales Assistants and AEs on pitches, sales-calls and recapping material.
Duties and Responsibilities
• Assist Account Executive on preparation of Sales Presentations
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• Other various projects as assigned
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5. Must be 19 years of age or older
6. Must be a student in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, Master or Juris Doctor degree
7. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the US
8. Must have sophomore standing or above
9. Must have a 3.0 GPA
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