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right now on "nbc 10 news today," eagles and vikings ready to rumble. the link will be rocking today for the nfc championship game and we have a team of reporters spanned out to cover all angles. a classic philly welcome is what the vikings got when they arrived in town yesterday. birds fans let them hear it. they'll hear it later on game time today. marching for change, thousands took to the streets joining many more around the country at the second annual women's march. we'll hear from local women who participated. nbc 10 news starts now. we got it. we got it today, right? >> everybody is on tap with their green. >> good morning. this is "nbc 10 news today." i'm rosemary connors. i'm dray clark at 6:00 on this sunday morning.
we're following breaking news. three people are hurt after a crash on southbound i-95 in south philadelphia. two cars collided at the broad street exit around 5:00 this morning. took two victims to the hospital. one is in serious condition. a third person will be okay. police are now in the process of redirecting traffic. we'll continue to keep an eye on this situation. in addition to the crash, we're also watching the forecast, especially at 6:40 tonight when the eagles face off against the vikings. meteorologist krystal klei has the all-important gameday forecast. hey, krystal. >> i'm so glad i can report a great forecast. this morning, it's a little cold out there. those getting an early, early, start, they're bundled up. 31 in philadelphia, 28 in wilmington. lymon at 25 degrees. check this out. we're starting in the 30s like yesterday. yesterday we made it to the 50s. going do it again today. this will be a pretty good
forecast. on your radar and satellite, it's a clear picture. but the clouds are starting to spread in from the rest. they'll continue to do so through the morning and afternoon hours. we'll be mostly cloudy. this is probably catching your eye. this is barely anything making it to the ground. a few sprinkles. i don't think we have to worry about it for our day or evening. on the overnight, as you drive home, for the game itself, perfect weather. mild temperatures, light winds. we'll run through the hour-by-hour forecast. not just for tailgating weather but also for the game itself. we'll look at the model. everything eagles. that's what you expect coming up. >> looking forward to it. thanks, krystal. >> gameday finally here. the eagles need one more victory to make it to the super bowl. >> this is our camera at lincoln field. in a while, they'll host the nfc championship for the third time
an the first time since january of 2005. randy gyllenhaal is there. you spoke to the first tailgater? >> reporter: can you believe it. more than 12 hours before kickoff and eagles fans already arriving for the biggest party in a decade. some of these guys, like behind me, hoping for a hail mary, a last-minute ticket. we'll talk to them at 6:30. i'll show you the first tailgater lined up since early this morning. this guy parked here since 5:00 and he's ready to win. >> eagl-a-g-l-e-e-a-g-l-e-s, ea! >> that is greg matsa from northeast philly. weaverified that he's the craziest eagles fan of the day. if you are coming down to the link, by the way, get here early.
check the nbc 10 road to victory bus. that will be here live at 11:00. there are going to be a ton of fans crowding around for a limited amount of real estate. >> i woke up at 3:00 and the first thing i thought of was the eagles. kissed my wife goodbye. put on my gear, iced up the coors. gassed up, got here exactly at 5:00 in the morning. i can't sleep. this is going to be the greatest party this city has ever seen. >> what do you think it will look like inside the sail gait lot at 11:00? >> wait until you see. it's going to be almost impossible to get spots. >> greg, by the way, scored a ticket through his friend at work. so he will be going to this game. i'm not sure if he's going to need to take a nap until later. other people are hoping for a miracle ticket. that's coming up at 6:30. we'll talk with fans lining up at the ticket booth hoping for something. we'll see what happens. live at the linc, randy
gyllenhaal, nbc 10 news. eagles fans gave the minnesota vikings a philly-style greeting yesterday. you're looking at the vikes walking through a big flock of birds in center city. several dozen vikings fans jockeyed for position with eagles fans outside the hotel. >> fans are really catching it. i'm hoping for a good game. >> don't count the eagles out. we're taking it. we're going to win. i don't know about these guys right here, they don't look that big to me. i think we got them. >> minnesota fans did their traditional skole chant. you can be sure fly eagles fly will drown that out tonight at the linc. the nfc title game and pop concert will make philadelphia a busy day today. >> make sure the traffic moves
smoothly. live in south philly with big heads up for drivers. >> that's right. rosemary and dray, this is the sign we want to see. fly eagles fliechlt these are the signs that a lot of drivers in south fit i do not want to see. all these cars here along north and south sides of broad street here, south of south street down all the way to the stadium complex and that includes the cars here in the median. they have to go later on this afternoon. getting to the game if you're driving, expect a little bit of traffic there, especially with the concert at the wells fargo center. happening this evening as well. helpful information for you. you can get a round trip pass on the broad street line for $4. you can buy that at city hall or locust. express trains starting at 3:30 this afternoon and running every ten minutes leading up until kickoff. pat coe, new jersey, coming into
new jersey, operating on a special train. running about 20 minutes for the rest of the day. a live look, a lot of cars still out here. only a few hours left to go before they need to be moved. 2:00 is the deadline. 3:00 tomorrow morning. go birds. live in sount philly, matt delucia. >> if there's any cars parked in the media -- >> count on nbc 10 to have you covered before the title game. it runs at 10:00 and runs throughout the day. we'll have live reaction, exclusive team interviews, coverage you'll find on nbc 10. the official station of the philadelphia eagles. >> it is day two of the federal government shutdown. republicans and democrats remain split over immigration and spending. president trump says he won't
consider daca legislation until the government reopens. meanwhile, the shutdown is impacting tourism. stop by independence national historical park yesterday. we found security guards turning visitors away from independence hall and the liberty bell. tourists had to be content with snapping pictures from a distance. they were able to stop by the visitors center which remains open. >> the government shutdown closed other iconic landmarks and parks. they include the library of congress, the statue of liberty and mt. rushmore in south dakota. 6:08 on this sunday. women across the country and here in philadelphia hope washington is hearing their rally cry following the second annual women's march. hundreds of thousands of women and men took to the streets to demand equality, justice along with social and political change. >> in philadelphia, they marched
on the ben franklin park way. the activists are hoping to create a political movement that will elect more to office and get many women to the polls. many marchers wore -- for solidarity. others showed opposition to president trump. >> i'm a white woman. i have privilege. i'm going to speak up for those who do not have privilege. >> immigrants are people. >> i'm the generation. there's always going to be another one after me. it has to be better than when i left it. >> the activists believe it's vital to -- for the midterm elections. coming up, revved up. check out what you could be driving in the future. the north american international auto show in detroit. plus, marching together. the olympic spirit will put two bitter rivals under one flag. but could it move a different meaning beyond sports? we'll explain coming up.
welcome back. first alert meteorologist krystal klei here. yesterday, we were talking about the nice warmup on the way. it's certainly arrived. if you were out yesterday afternoon, it felt great outside. that's because we made it up to 57 degrees for the official high in philadelphia. good news is, we won't be quite as warm. we're not going to have as much sunshine. we're going to keep that warm air pattern. we'll be at 52 degrees for today. tomorrow we'll be in the mid-50s. let's break down your sunday starting in philadelphia. 4:31 right now. it's 6:12 in the morning. 47 degrees at lunchtime and 50 as we get to 2:00 in the afternoon. mentioned that forecast high will stick in the low 50s. today about 52 degrees. for new jersey, we're at 40 right now. it's clear currently. but we will see increasing cloud cover throughout the day. around 47 degrees at your lunch hour and 49 at 2:00 this afternoon. as you are gathering with friends and family ready to cheer on the eagles, it will be pretty nice outside.
toss the ball around before game time. in delaware, 28 is the current temperature. it's a bit cold out there. look at that cloud cover to increase getting into the afternoon hours especially. 49 degrees by 2:00 and about the same at 4:00 p.m. the peak will hit in the low 50s this afternoon. temperatures are in the 50s. winds are light. we'll talk more about the gameday forecast hour by hour coming up. > ♪ >> a wedding dance with eagles flair. we'll have more of the newlyweds celebrating a day they'll never forget and hopefully a game the fans won't forget coming up.
stabbed a woman three times inside new cathedral cemetery. the person who stabbed her then rushed her to the hospital. she died a short time later. police later arrested that suspect. the olympic winter games begin less than three weeks from now. history will be made during the opening ceremony. in switzerland, north and south korea signed a deal to march together at the opening ceremonies under a unification flag. the international olympic committee says 22 north korean athletes will compete in different events. players from both koreas will join as one team to compete in women's hockey. the agreement between the two countries could signal a major shift in their relationship and starting tuesday, "nbc nightly news" anchor lester holt takes you inside north korea. look for his report from pyongyang on the nightly news, the "today" show and msnbc. now to the stories that wall street will be watching in the week ahead. we get a preview from jackie
deangelis. >> home sales in focus and trump year two begins all in the week ahead. the elite of business and politics gather to discuss economic and political issues. president trump plans to attend and give a speech there on friday, the last day of the event. u.s. markets start their second year under president trump. stocks have soared. the s&p up more than 20% since inauguration day. but bond prices have fallen and the dollar lost about 10% of its value against other major currencies. a third of the dow industrials. big names include caterpillar, ford, netflix and comcast. the parent of cnbc. we know that housing fell in the december. we'll see if home sales slowed as well. existing home sales figure rs out on wednesday, followed by new home sales on thursday. i'm jackie deangelis. get all your business news on cnbc. the hottest new cars are on
display in detroit at the country's largest auto show. hundreds filed in when the show opened to the public. they're checking out the shiny new vehicles and high tech features. they're enjoying virtual reality simulations. the auto show, in case you're in the motor city, will be open until next sunday. who says doctors only use their right brains? raising money for a good cause. ♪ students and faculty at the college of medicine performed for the 25th annual pediatric aids benefit concert. since 1993 the concert raised more than half a million dollars. it goes to the dorothy mann center. meteorologist krystal klei
here. let's check the temperatures. getting out early this morning, a few ingredients later this afternoon for the eagles game. you'll need a bigger jacket as you head out the door. 28 in -- clay mont at 29. odessa at 35. dropping farther south, you see pretty much the same. milton, 27 degrees. warmer rehoboth beach at 39 and dewey beach at 35 degrees. the 30s, upper 20s to start. you'll want maybe the bigger jacket as you begin to head out the door. same deal with the pennsylvania suburbs. newtown 31 and warrenton 39. while you need it now, you won't need it this afternoon. things will be nice. kind of like yesterday when we make our way to the 50s. one notable difference. cloud cover. the clouds are building up to the west of us. this is going to move our direction through the morning and especially afternoon hours.
mostly cloudy forecast. i know you're seeing flecks of green and going, what is that? don't tell me it's turned into anything. it's not turned into anything. a warm front will warm by tomorrow. moisture is triggered by that. could we see a few sprinkles overnight? yes. is it going to impact tailgating or your game? i don't think so. here's a look at the hour by hour. at 3:00 this afternoon, and it looks pretty good. some clouds increasing. but we are dry. increasing clouds to 7:30 here. now we're in game time. a few sprinkles to the north and west. but nothing over philly. so we are dry. we go through about 10:30, now closer to end of game, you're driving home from the linc. look at it. a few sprinkles on the map. nothing showing over philly. could you get a sprinkle, drop or two on the windshield as you head home. for the most part, this is after game event that we see a few of of the drops falling. into tomorrow morning, it's a dry commute. an isolated shower is possible
on your monday. for the most part, it's going to stay fairly dry monday. tuesday is a different story. that's when the rain will move in. let's talk about the eagles game. kickoff at 48 degrees for us. this is a mild game that we're looking at here. 45 by halftime. down to 44 degrees in the fourth quarter. winds are going to be light to at best 5 to 10 miles per hour. the winds won't cause any issues either. that was one of the factors that we were worried about in last week's game. three-day outlook. 52 today, 54 monday and 58 on tuesday. tuesday is the rainy day forecast. in the suburbs, up to 54 with isolated showers on your monday. lehigh valley, isolated showers. 49 degrees. 52 on tuesday. we'll wrap it up with new jersey, the shore and delaware from low to upper 50s over the next several days. again, everyone looking at a good bit of rain on our tuesday.
♪ >> i mean, what else would you do if you had a wedding the night before the big nfc title game? this couple just as committed to their birds as they are to each other. jimmy and beth got married last night at newtown square. they sported their carson wentz jerseys walking into the reception. >> eagl-a-g-l-e-se-a-g-l-e-s, e! >> check out these little eagles fans. they burned off energy at the eagles pep rally at the garden state discovery museum, wearing eagles gear. eagles fans are traveling to philadelphia from all over the world to see the game. sanders and his 7-year-old son noah flew in last night from zurich, switzerland. they have faith that the birds would win their division, they bought tickets to the game and booked their flight six weeks ago. >> now, that's faith. that's what you call faith.
one man proved you're never too old to fulfill a dream. >> his name is robert reed. for years he talked about skydiving but he had never done it. he was about to turn 90. that's when the southern california resident finally took the plunge, so to speak. reed says he was inspired by former president george h.w. bush. who used to skydive every year on his birthday. reed says being in the sky made him feel closer to his late wife. >> i figured if george bush could do it, by golly, i could do it. my wife passed away last year.
she would have jumped with me. >> reed actually turns 90 tomorrow. the institute is showing -- they're learning about the science of football and anyone wearing eagles gear gets a $4 discount on admission. >> ♪ ♪ >> the roots all warmed up and ready for their halftime performance at tonight's game. the three-time grammy winners perform every night on "the tonight show" with jimmy fallon and are philadelphia natives. they'll take the stage while the eagles get ready for the second half. 6:26 now. it is eagles gameday. >> matt delucia is live to help you with parking and road restrictions. >> reporter: hi, dray and rosemary.
go birds. this is a sign people want to see. there's another sign that people don't want to see right now. also a lot of churches where people are hoping for a sign from above. more on that coming up after the break. let's take a look at the temperatures out there. right now, you'll need the bigger jacket. but come this afternoon at your tailgating, different story as temperatures crank on up. we'll take a look at how high the numbers go and we'll talk about conditions all the way down to the jersey shore no matter where you're celebrating today.
gameday right now on "nbc 10 news today." we're hours away from the kickoff at the linc as the eagles and vikings square off in the nfc championship game. parking problem. the bik game means parking restrictions in south philadelphia. that includes in the middle of broad street. we're live to break it down for you. >> government shutdown, day two.
we're following what's in the works to try and end the impasse and how the shutdown is impacting philadelphia. good morning and welcome back to "nbc 10 news today." i'm dray clark. >> you're wearing your eagles green. >> as you are as well. >> we'll get to the eagles in a moment. but first, we're following breaking news. police are detouring traffic around a crash on i-95. this is in south philadelphia. we know that three people have been injured. two cars collided right at the broad street exit around 5:00 this morning. this is not too far from the sports complex. medics took two of the victims to the hospital. one is in serious condition. the third person hurt is expected to be okay. >> now for a check on the forecast. good forecast actually. get you meet rolgs krystal klei. >> we're looking at a good forecast. there's nothing worse than the meteorologist has to tell the
bad news. let's look at the numbers on the board. it is cool to start this morning. 41 degrees right now in philadelphia. 39 in coatsville. better after there. 28 in bluebell. wilmington the same. trenton warmer at 39. across the board, a good bit of variation. some spots near 40s. some spots in the 20s. low 30s as well. a bit of a range this morning. but i would say head out the door, a bigger coat is going to help you out. on radar and satellite, it's a clear picture. you don't need an umbrella, the rain jacket, anything like that. you're going to stay dry today. even though the clouds to the west are starting to scooch on in. they are going to move across the region. mostly cloudy conditions. watch the board here. from 9:00 a.m. to noon, there you go, more clouds on the map. 36 at 9:00 a.m. 47 by noon. winds got a problem. the winds were high, the temperatures were bitterly cold.
this is just all around a way better forecast. here's the eagles sunday forecast. like i mentioned a moment ago, do bring along the big coat for your morning hours. dress in layers for later on. no clouds, but mild afternoon. by kickoff, upper 40es for the temperature and looking like a dry day. we'll talk more about the game forecast hour by hour coming up. looking forward to it. >> thanks, krystal. today is the day. take a live look from our eagles nest camera inside lincoln financial field. this is where the birds will host the minnesota vikings for the nfc championship game. >> the countdown is on. we're just over 12 hours away from kickoff today. randy gyllenhaal is live in south philadelphia where fans are already showing up bright and early and ready to rock. good morning, randy. >> reporter: dark and early. sunrise hasn't happened yet. we showed you the first tailgater who got here at 3:00 a.m. there are now people in line
hoping for last-minute tickets. as you know, all the tickets are sold out on resale websites. they're going for more than a thousand dollars sometimes. that is not stopping these two guys from doing a hail mary, hoping for the best. i got nick from rox borrow. what are you hoping for? >> for some tickets today. >> reporter: we're at the ticket booth. you heard a rumor. >> the plan is be the first one here and get tickets. we're not here hoping for tickets, we expect to get tickets. >> reporter: some of the tickets on the resale websites might come back and get handed out here. adam here from villanova. tell me about the gear you have here. >> we got our hoagies, our drinks, our fruit. we got to get energized to keep us going to get the tickets. >> where are the hoagies from? >> what are you looking for today? >> i'm hoping for the defense to hold it down. they've held it down almost every game this year.
i'm hoping to hear the loudest crowd i've experienced in my life. once in a lifetime experience. >> go eagles. >> nick, if you don't get tickets, what's the plan? >> we're getting tickets. there is no other option. we'll get tickets. we'll be in that game. >> kickoff at 6:40 p.m. >> they're going to be in there. that's what they think. they're going to be out here for a while this morning. people are at the tailgate lot already. things are getting started real early. live at the linc, randy gyllenhaal. >> they could always bribe with their applesauce and chips. >> out there early. >> if you're driving to the big game today, don't. you want to consider -- police will be enforcing parking restrictions in south philadelphia at 2:00 this afternoon. matt delucia is live in south philadelphia. matt, what more should drivers know about the parking restrictions and how to get around them? >> that's right. you mentioned 2:00 this afternoon, that is the deadline to get all these cars off of
broad street. right now, i'm in the median between a couple of these cars. everything down to the stadium complex, including the median and both shoulders, everything has to g that's the order from philly police. there are a lot of cars here. you know what else in the city, there's a lot of churches. it is sunday, after all. people will be trying to sneak in eagles gear. one church is encouraging it. i spoke to a pastor at one church and he said few things bring people together as well as sports do and today the prayers are going to the birds. >> this is an awesome day. i mean, my congregation is excited. we believe in the eagles. we believe in the teamwork that they have exemplified. i'm just excited about having this sunday, today, to get the crowd riled up, to get them excited and also to send them some prayers for our philadelphia eagles. >> reporter: send those prayers. back here live on broad street,
you might want to pray that your car doesn't get towed. philly police want the cars out of here by 2:00 p.m. this afternoon. if you're planning to take the train, the broad street line under us here, they're running some special schedules and special fares. i'm going to break that down more for you when i see you at the top of the hour. for now live in south philly. matt delucia, go birds. a full weekend of stops arn the area. our road to victory bus will be in one place today. xfinity live in south philadelphia. the bus will be there today from 10:00 until 6:00. stop by forgive aways and to write a message on the bus to cheer on the birds. >> count on nbc 10 to have you covered before and after the nfc title game. the coverage begins this morning at 10:00 and runs throughout the day. after the game join us for live reaction and exclusive interviews. coverage you'll only find here on nbc 10. we're the official tv station of the philadelphia eagles.
american troops overseas will have to do without the eagles tonight or any sunday football for that matter unless the government shutdown -- the government pulled the plug on the armed forces network because sports is a nonessential activity. the network provides news and entertainment and sports. the u.s. forces in dozens of countries and on navy ships around the world. the shutdown of the federal government is in its second day with a partisan divide on immigration and spending still in play. late friday night, lawmakers and the white house failed to find common ground and pass a budget agreement. the big sticking point, democrats want to deal on the daca immigration policy, something president trump is not willing to talk about until the government is back up and running again. the senate plans to vote on a budget extension early tomorrow morning. he has been an eagles fan and attending games for a very, very long time. >> it is a dream come true for a
new tv, new speakers, netflix. this is going to be the place for binge watching, ladies. is it, ladies? don't get me wrong, you have killer tech mrs. d, but you still don't have fios. ok? fios is a 100% fiber-optic network, literally engineered for streaming. good advice. i've also got some ideas on a better cereal selection, which i will keep to myself. experience netflix on the 100% fiber-optic network made for streaming. switch to fios and get a year of netflix on us with a two-year agreement. good morning. happy sunday, guys. we're looking at light winds this morning across the region. in fact, a lot of spots aren't reporting wind speeds because they're light. they're variable also. in allentown, you see the arrow pointing upward and coatsville pointing downward. in some spots we have a southwest wind and others a northwest wind. in dover, it's a west wind that
we're looking at. variation, light winds and today we're going to keep light winds. winds can impact a game, of course, when you have the headwind against the team. that's something we saw last week on saturday's game. the hour by hour, we'll run through the temperatures here. a couple points, you can see them shifting throughout the day. at 10:00 a.m., the tailgating, winds are light, temperatures are 43 degrees already. notice, i've got a future model on here as well. no green on the board. no rain worries. the clouds will increase into the afternoon. this is sunday at 3:00 in the afternoon. cloudy conditions. but still light winds. mild and it will be great tailgate weather. 6:00 here, 49 degrees for your temperature. light wind. the winds coming from the west should not be a problem for game time. as we go into the evening throughout the game, by end of game, still looking pretty dry out there. that temperature at 42 degrees.
notice it's a light shower trying to pick up from the north. i believe the game itself is going to stay dry. >> krystal, while you can feel the excitement in the philadelphia region -- >> we're covering eagles all morning long. this is what is on the line for the nfc championship game tonight. the trophy, the title. coming up next on sunday morning sports, john clark looks at what defense has the better edge. hello, peco.
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lining up to get the goodies. hey, deanna. >> reporter: hi. they've been here. roast pork, roast beef, anything that can go on a roll. this is everything ready to go for you to come in and buy today here at the bakery. whether you want small rolls or big sandwiches. they already sent out 1600 dozen rolls. that's the to area restaurants in philly, as far as harrisburg. people watching the game. take a look at the other treats. they've been baking all night long. the doors are open and fans have been coming in. you can get everything from an eagles cake to a tiramisu. we talked to fans who are down there with randy. they stopped in here to pick up a few goodies. >> it's 6:00 in the morning. you're going to tailgate now? >> yes. why not? >> i guess why not? ? right. >> i'm not going to the game. i'm tailgating and then watch it
on television. >> reporter: he actually stopped in here to get the food for this morning and for when he goes home. not only any tomato pie, only in con much hack en can you get one. they say fly eagles fly. they will do that for you today. they're preparing. we're told there's going to be a big eagles bus arriving in a little while. of course, we'll be here to show that to you. come on down, get your stuff before they sell out. it's a big gameday. >> deanna durante live in con much hagen. >> eagles fans holding tickets for the game, likely no other fans -- >> that dream has come true for a lifelong birds fan from delaware county. >> fly eagles fly ♪ on the road to victory ♪ >> gary hall lives at mel mark,
a special needs home near newtown square. he's been an eagles season ticket holder for years, but that doesn't include playoff games. >> it's good team. i like the eagles. >> he has been an eagles fan and attending games for a very, very long time. he's been with us here for almost 50 years and he's our family. >> that's just awesome. the staff is now raising even more money so they can send hall to the super bowl. wow. >> probably for whoever goes to the super bowl. but we're obviously hoping the eagles. >> we'll win. i think we'll be good. >> the weather is on our side today. >> no excuses when we take the field. the weather will be great. let's get a check of the forecast. krystal klei is here. >> it's so nice. not only for the team but for the tailgaters. it will be way better than last
weekend. last weekend, we had a lot of live coverage. people were having fun. i think it's going to be better now. a live look outside. you can see that we've got this clear sky overhead. we're seeing the cracks of sunlight on the horizon. officially sunrise hits a little after 7:00 a.m. this morning. let's go to the philly neighborhood tap. the early start to the tailgating, it's still cold now. 35 out there now. en dora at 36. and 32 for the current reading in bustle ton. lehigh valley, at 39 in reading. got 30s in areas like white hall and for america town at 40. walnut fort at 33 degrees to start. don't worry. there is that nice climb no matter which neighborhood you are in. wide view of radar and satellite on first alert radar. not a lot to track. clouds building to the west are
moving our way. yes, those are a few light little sprinkles of rain trying to make it to the ground. here's the good news. i don't think that will impact us for today or for the game tonight. look at the hour by hour model. i'll show you what i'm talking about. as we get into the afternoon hours, increasing clouds. cloudy as you tailgate. but no rain. in the midst of the game, look at it. no action over philly and that is going to stay dry for game time. the spotty showers hang to the north and west, especially in the overnight hours. 11:00 and the game, could a little sprinkle get closer to the field? could you need to put on the wipers briefly? yes. but i think we'll stay dry through the game itself. best chance is an isolated shower in the morning drive. otherwise, it will be pretty dry but cloudy monday that we're dealing with.
it's tuesday that kicks up a notch. landsville at 49 m cliffs town at 47 degrees. low 50s in new jersey neighborhoods and the jersey shore. smyrna at 51. rehoboth beach, 50 for a high. kickoff at 48 degrees and cloudy. we'll stay cloudy at halftime, 45 degrees. down to 44 in the fourth quarter. you have a mid-level jacket. not the puffiest one or the lightest one. 54 degrees on monday with an isolated chance of a shower. best chance of rain with periodic heavy rain on tuesday with 58 degrees. a bit of a cooldown midweek. back up to the 50s by next weekend. this is sports desk. i'm danny pommels, nbc sports
philadelphia. you can feel it in the air. we're this close to the nfc championship game. eagles and vikings facing off with a trip to super bowl 52 on the line. >> go back to minnesota. >> yeah. how is that for a philadelphia welcome as the vikings arrived at their hotel. minnesota defense has gotten a lot of pub. we have numbers that we think you'll like. >> everybody talks about how the vikings have the best defense in the nfl and they're bringing that to philly. yes. they're giving up 12 points a game in their dome in minneapolis. but when they're on the road, the defense is not as good. they're giving up over 19 points a game away from home. it's the eagles who have the defensive advantage at home. they're giving up 13 points a game at the linc this year. second best in the nfl. they have the second best defense in the nfl over the last two seasons. the vikings have a harder time running the ball on road.
averaging just 3.7 yards per carry away from home. the eagles are motivated to show they have the best defense in the nfl. >> got a lot of respect for their defense and players on their team. but you know, we got a lot of confidence in our defense as well and the guys that we have. so we're not focused on them. we're going to have a big performance for ourselves. >> it's going to be a game of possession. we got to get some takeaways by the defense. at the end of the day, it will be is our d-line better than theirs. we'll show up on sunday. >> history is in the eagles favor. the last eight conference title games all have been won by the home team and the eagles over the last two years in the nfl have the best home record. at the nova care complex, i'm john clark, nbc sports philadelphia. the eagles are hot at the nfc championship.
the sixers hot as well against the short-handed milwaukee buc squad. a lot of eagles green in south philly for this one. third quarter, sixers up. the big fella with the one handed flush. look at mcconnell. turns the ball over. robert covington with the deflection and ends up back in the hands of mcconnell. right to the rim. and one. spinning and wing. 116-94. the sixers with the big victory. they have won a bunch of games. six of the last seven. sent it to the ice. work on their favorite chant. nice noise to that one. safety corey graham joined the matinee against the devils. pretty pass to travis con he can any. flyers up 1-0. later, michael -- roofs one.
flyers with three goals in the first period. they win 3-1 and won six of their last seven games. >> top ranked villanova visiting uconn. mikaele bridges gets his ball -- two-handed whammy. 81-51. they're 18-1 on the season. that is your look at sports. i'm danny pommels from nbc sports philadelphia. >> top ranked villanova visiting
today the sixers are hosting their second annual autism aw e awarene awareness. there will be a basketball clinic. it starts at 1:50 this afternoon along the camden waterfront. the philly home show wraps up today. exhibits featured the latest in home improvement, design and technology. this afternoon, an organizing expert will take the stage to find ways to declutter your home. 6:57 right now on this sunday. the cookers, the grills will be heating up. randy gyllenhaal is live in south philadelphia where fans are lining up for tailgating today. hey, randy. good morning. we're live here at the linc. it's open for a few more hours. as the sun starts to rise over
south philadelphia, we are already seeing the diehards lining up early to get a prime spot against -- ahead of the huge game. that's a pretty camera view. we've got a clear sky over us. some clouds are headed our direction. a mostly cloudy forecast. don't worry, looking dry too. the details on what to expect when the clouds will coat that sky over center city coming up.
right now on "nbc 10 news today," the stage is set. this is a live look over the field from our eagles nest camera inside the linc. we've got every angle covered ahead of tonight's title matchup. welcome to philadelphia. the vikings got quite an earful when they arrived at their team hotel in center city. eagles parking penalties. tonight's game means traffic changes, especially on broad street. what you need to know about parking and detours. finally, we are here. >> this is it. we have our green on. >> we do. we're ready to go. >> ready to go. >> got you co