What Is Early Word? The Philadelphia Inquirer's experimental online "morning show", which began in Sept. 2005, went on hiatus in the summer of 2006, after a gradual shift to putting more of its content directly on Philly.com.
About the Host Peter Mucha, husband and father of two, grew up in Cherry Hill and is a lifelong Philly sports fan. He's been writing and editing for The Inquirer for 18 years.
His motto (at least for today): "If I'm not brief, give me grief."
No, the rumors aren't true that LaVar Arrington was in Philadelphia yesterday to visit the Eagles, says profootballtalk.com. Not only do the Birds think the linebacker wants too much money, but several execs were out of town, the site's rumor roundup says.