Posts Tagged Philadelphia

Anderson helps Nets beat winless 76ers 99-91

Brooklyn Nets' Brook Lopez, bottom, shoots with Philadelphia 76ers' Henry Sims, top, defending during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Alan Anderson scored 10 of his 12 points in the fourth quarter, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Philadelphia 99-91 on Wednesday night to extend the 76ers’ season-opening skid to 15 games — matching a franchise record.

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Devon Still calls child support story “untruthful”

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still called his former girlfriend’s comments about child support “untruthful” on Wednesday and said he’s letting the dispute play out in court.

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Juicy Thanksgiving fare for NFL fans

Here’s how critical Philadelphia’s game at Dallas will be on Thanksgiving Day: The winner can start thinking about a home postseason game, maybe even a bye for the wild-card round. The loser winds up needing to win the rematch in 17 days to be viable in the NFC East.

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Romo, Cowboys set to play Eagles for NFC East lead

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) reacts as he walks off the field after the Cowboys beat the New York Giants 31-28 in an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tony Romo still talks about wishing he had been on the field instead of at home following back surgery when the Cowboys lost a playoffs-or-bust finale to Philadelphia last season.

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Eagles defense choosing between Dallas’ run, pass

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In his perfect world, Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis would plan a scheme to stop both Dallas’ running game and get pressure on quarterback Tony Romo.

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