Philly Mayor Still Pressuring Eagles Over Cooper

At a time when internal factors primarily will drive the Eagles’ handling of receiver Riley Cooper, the mayor of the town where the Eagles play continues to apply a significant amount of external pressure.

According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, Michael Nutter addressed Cooper’s racist slur during a Monday event in the courtyard at City Hall.

“Somebody said something, either out of their mouth or out of the side of their neck, and didn’t think anybody was listening,” Nutter said regarding Cooper.

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