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3 names emerge after first, forgettable preseason game

Many people will tell you they like the NFL because every year there are so many battles to make the team and to earn playing time. Each year, people complain about the preseason and its...

Dawejko fighting for his family

Away from work, they don’t come much nicer than Joey Dawejko. Dawejko, of Tacony, is a loving fiancee to Maria Sagias, and the perfect father to the couple’s four daughters, Hailey, Jayla, Giamaria and Meadow. He’ll...

Ryan’s Nigro growing over summer

Tori Nigro was willing to work her way into the lineup. It just happened a lot quicker than most expected. Nigro is heading into her sophomore year at Archbishop Ryan High School, and last year as...

Preseason matters for the Eagles

You’re on the edge of your seat, I know. The Eagles open the preseason schedule on Thursday night (7 o’clock, NBC10) when the Tennessee Titans come to town and you can’t wait to see...

Eagles players and fans set the tone for the season at the Linc’s only...

One thing that came out of the Eagles’ only open practice on Sunday night was that the Carson Wentz bandwagon is back and rolling in high gear. More than 40,000 fans chanted his name throughout...

Unity Cup soccer continues Friday night at Ramp Playground

The fourth annual Philadelphia International Unity Cup, which consists of 52 adult men’s soccer teams, continues play on Friday night, Aug. 9, at James Ramp Playground, at Crispin and Stanwood streets in Holmesburg. Admission to...

Craig shines during Liverpool trip

Imagine a 15-year-old baseball player getting a tryout with the Yankees. Or a high school sophomore basketball prodigy getting to work out for the Golden State Warriors. Or a strong-armed quarterback getting a look from the...

Alvarez wins MMA semifinal, advances to October final

Eddie “The Underground King” Alvarez traveled all the way to the Philippines for last Friday’s ONE Championship: Dawn of Heroes lightweight semifinal. A capacity crowd of about 15,000 was on hand at Mall of Asia...

Eagles veterans say they are all about the work, not the noise

As the 2018 season unfolded and the Eagles struggled to get much momentum going to make the playoffs and defend their Super Bowl title, many fans and observers claimed the Birds had succumbed to...

McLaughlin ready for next step at St. Joe’s

Lizzie McLaughlin came into high school a novice lacrosse player. Three years later, she’s headed to a Division I program to continue her career. McLaughlin is heading into her senior year at Penn Charter High School,...
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