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jeff skversky has sports now. i know it's petty, but i love it with the cowboys lose. >> we'll take petty. eagles fans will take petty. it's all you have tonight. yeah, eagles fans are smiling tonight. cowboys going down again. two playoff wins over the last 20 years. it's hard to believe, but at the end of november the eagles and packers had identical records. eagles went one way, the packers went another. and now could be on their way to the super bowl after taking down the eagles' biggest rival. cowboys fans silenced tonight. since beating the eagles in november, aaron rodgers and the packers, 8-0. aaron rodgers, built an 18-point lead in dallas. cook, touchdown. cowboys facing the biggest deficit since beating the eagles in overtime in october. and tying it on the two-point conversion.
final seconds, rodgers cooks up an unbelievable play to jared cook on third and 20. what a catch. wow. cook somehow stays in with three seconds left. setting up the game winner. mason crosby with no time left got it. green bay wins 34-31. they're going to the nfc title game against atlanta next weekend. well, since leaving the eagles, big red has been red hot. andy reed has the best record in the nfl over the last 15 months. and tonight he can go back to a conference title game. this time with the kansas city chiefs. reed and the chiefs getting lots of love from that is big charlie saloon. the chief's hangout in south philadelphia. reed and company on pins and needles, they come back, and the fans in south philly going nuts. kansas city within two. a holding penalty on their first two point conversion brings it
back to the 12. alex smith for the tie, no good. kansas city come up short. steelers win it on the road. 18-16. they'll face the patriots and tom brady in the afc title game. another loss in the playoffs for andy reed. terrell owens says reed is the best coach he has played for. he also says eagles quarterback, carson wentz, giving him high praise. telling he can be better than great. >> with carson, the sky's the limit. but he's only going to be as good as the people around him. and who they draft and put on the field. to come in as a rookie under these circumstances, it has to be frustrating. you know, for me, looking at what he's done and understand he has a receiver struggling, only so much he can do. >> t.o. tells me the eagles need, you guessed it, more receivers. much more from my one-on-one on
action news sports sunday at 11:45. mike will join me live in studio. have the flyers hit rock bottom? even wayne simmons said today i don't know how much worse it can get. you can say that again, wayne. the flyers lost 11 of the last 1437 winless on the road over the last month. continue to head down a bad road in washington. third period is a disaster. 90 seconds in, former flyer, justin williams. less than two minutes later, matt niskanen. and then again. less than a minute after that, williams, again. the flyers allowed the most goals in hockey, including 11 in the last two days. steve mason is pulled again. flyers lose 5-0. they have dropped 11 of their last 14. >> i think we need to work on our game and got to work more as a team. guys are working out there, maybe just working wrong.
>> everybody's got to take the next pretty much four, five days here, get away from it. clear their minds and clear our minds. and come back, you know, ready to pull together. >> lasalle has pulled it together. college hoops, lasalle wins their fourth straight tonight against george washington. right on the money. he pours in 23. lasalle, 79-69. they have won six of their last seven. they are playing their best basketball of the season. maybe this will continue as march madness is around the corner. >> let's hope so. thank you, jeff. much more to come on action news. the headlining act of this year's music fest is announced. we have details. plenty of people stopped by the pennsylvania convention center for home-related inspiration. inside the philly home show when action news comes right back.
the legendary carlos santana will headline this summer's music fest in the lehigh valley. the award winning singer and song writer will perform on august 4th. toby keith is another headliner performing during the week long festival. tickets go on sale starting friday and 6abc is a proud sponsor of music fest. it was a day of service instead of a day off for dozens
of local restaurant workers. employees and their families from 18 chick-fil-a restaurants? south and central new jersey assembled care packages for u.s. troops. they presented a cheek for $42,000 to operation yellow ribbon which sends supplies and goodies to the troops. they also organize welcome home ceremonies. the annual philly home show continued at the pennsylvania convention center. hundreds on hand offering products and tips for homeowners looking to make some upgrades. also interactive exhibits and several diy workshops hosted by local home and decor experts. the home show continues next weekend. storefronts in doylestown painted in vibrant colors as part of the winter fest. high school students show offed their artistic skills. crews inflated a giant snow globe at state and winter streets. it runs through the second
finally tonight, there was a party a century in fact making today in south jersey. the action cam on the scene at trinity united methodist as the congregation celebrated the 100th birthday of elsie. she plays at services every sunday. and the pastor says he doesn't know what they would do without her. she thanked them for helping her stay young and learning something new. much more to come, including action news sports sunday. action news continues at 4:30 tomorrow morning with david murphy, pamela edwards, matt o'donnell. now for sara bloomquist, melissa mcgee, jeff skversky and the entire action news team, i'm walter perez. have a great night. ♪
♪ tonight on sports sunday. aaron rodgers and the packers have been streaking since beating the eagles back in november. >> rodgers to his right, wide open, touchdown. >> tonight they take the dallas cowboys to the wire. >> the packers are moving on. >> and whose rooting for the big guy? andy reed. >> with the shot clock running down. got it done. >> plus the sixers coach brett brown has a big problem with one of his big men. >> disturbs me. >> oh vetch kin in front. >> and the flyers have gone ice cold. sports sunday starts now. ♪ >> this is action news sports sunday. sponsored by audi. >> eagles fans are smiling. they are