FredEx gets jail: Former Eagles receiver Freddie Mitchell, who pleaded guilty in March to federal tax fraud charges, was sentenced today to 37 months in prison. Mitchell had been facing up to 10 years. At his sentencing hearing, his attorneys said brain trauma was to blame. » 10/29/13 3:49pm 10/29/13 3:49pm

Which Athlete Did Freddie "FredEx" Mitchell Ensnare In His Low-Rent Tax…

Former Eagles wide receiver Freddie Mitchell, who is mostly known for catching one long pass and giving himself a catchy nickname, has been facing tax evasion and fraud charges since March of last year, and pled guilty to filing a false tax claim yesterday. That crime carries a maximum penalty of ten years in jail and… » 3/09/13 2:45pm 3/09/13 2:45pm

Freddie Mitchell Is Still Talking

Here's a delightful first-person account of "4th And 26," in which Freddie Mitchell makes it clear that he was the only person on that field who was ever any good at football. [Philadelphia Sports Daily] » 1/05/11 1:40pm 1/05/11 1:40pm

Freddie Mitchell Says McNabb Should Have Been Benched. In The Super…

Memories get hazy with time. For example, FredEx thinks he was once a real NFL player. He also thinks Mike Shanahan has the right idea, and Andy Reid should have sat McNabb down in the most important game of their lives. » 11/03/10 11:30am 11/03/10 11:30am

The One With Assorted Handsy Photos And Absurd Complaints

We get a massive amount of tips in our inbox each week. Some are pretty interesting, but don't get published for one reason or another. » 7/31/09 2:45pm 7/31/09 2:45pm

Meet Freddie Mitchell's Online Bodyguard: Alfred Luckerbauer

Any news about Freddie Mitchell at this point is sad and strange, so it's not surprising that the people who staunchly support him would be people like this man: Alfred Luckerbauer, proprietor of this site. » 5/09/09 4:40pm 5/09/09 4:40pm

Freddie Mitchell Is Here To Set The Record Straight

Last we'd heard from Freddie Mitchell, he was being investigated after a 7-pound package of weed was delivered to one of his restaurant businesses in Florida. Before that, he was allegedly substitute teaching. Now? Blogging. » 4/28/09 11:00am 4/28/09 11:00am

Freddie Mitchell Just Can't Catch A Break

The fantastical world of Freddie Mitchell has been uneventful recently, but he made news for all the wrong reasons after Lakeland, Fla. police accused him of having pot delivered to his Brothers Bar-B-Q restaurant. » 2/10/09 10:45am 2/10/09 10:45am

Freddie Mitchell Wants To Put His Meat In Your Mouth

We have a Freddie Mitchell sighting: the former Eagles wideout is now the new owner of Brothers ' Bar-B-Q in Lakeland, Florida. No word on whether he plans to have a replica wrestling championship belt over the facade of the building. The former first-round pick hasn't played since the Eagles lost to the Patriots in… » 11/09/08 1:35pm 11/09/08 1:35pm

Freddie Mitchell Just Keeps On Keepin' On

Freddie Mitchell, former Eagles' wide receiver, substitute teacher to the world, is still not yet back in the NFL. Although, it's not for lack of trying, as Fred Ex did have a tryout for the Baltimore Ravens last month. But ballplaya' or not, Freddie Mitchell still knows how to work it. The 700 Level shares this… » 6/12/08 7:05pm 6/12/08 7:05pm

Daulerio at SBXLI: Yes, Somehow Freddie Mitchell Got Into the Maxim…

Maxim's Superbowl Shitshow party was everything one could hope for and so much more. The Sagamore Hotel transformed itself into a beachfront paradise with celebrities and athletes, and, of course FredEx and his Godly hands cavorting about the joint. Freddie Mitchell was attached to Irishman Brady Quinn and Julius… » 2/03/07 3:00pm 2/03/07 3:00pm

In Case You Were Wondering What Freddie Mitchell Has Been Up To Lately

We never tire of making fun of the various post-"retirement" exploits of former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Freddie Mitchell, but a reader from Indiana tops them all with a story (and picture) he sent in over the weekend. Here's the tale: » 11/27/06 2:00pm 11/27/06 2:00pm

How Freddie Spent His Weekend

In case you were wondering what former Philadelphia Eagles shitball Freddie Mitchell is up to ... he's out taunting fans at UCLA games from the stands! Hey, sure beats playing; we understand, Freddie. » 10/26/06 1:15pm 10/26/06 1:15pm

Oxnard Must Be An Entertaining Camp

Few athletes give us more joy, in a "Jeez, look how far this idiot has fallen" type of way, than former Eagles dope Freddie Mitchell. Last time we checked in with him, he was considering offers from Jon Bon Jovi's team in the Arena League. » 8/07/06 1:15pm 8/07/06 1:15pm

Freddie Mitchell Talks His Way To The Arena League

Remember Freddie Mitchell? The Eagles wide receiver who was just like Terrell Owens except that he, you know, wasn't actually very good (but still loved loved loved to talk, famously saying he to "thank [his] hands" for getting him where he is)? The one who so infuriated Patriots coach Bill Belichick that he called… » 1/20/06 12:15pm 1/20/06 12:15pm