| Oct 9, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Is there a crack in the Eagles' foundation? That's the question Nick Fierro asks as the Birds prepare to meet the New York Giants this weekend ... First, the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Then, Andre Reed Way. And now, Reed, an Allentown native, may have the...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 5:14 PM
First, the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Then, Andre Reed Way. And now, Reed, an Allentown native, may have the field at J. Birney Crum Stadium named in his honor.
The Allentown School District received a request for the field to be named after the 1982...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:43 AM
The Phantoms gave PPL Center a test drive with their first exhibition game last night, and Keith Groller says there's plenty to like about the new arena ... By a vote of 7-0, Allentown City Council approved both a bill and a resolution Wednesday needed to...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:50 PM
Andre Reed can have his way.
By a vote of 7-0, Allentown City Council approved both a bill and a resolution Wednesday needed to rename an Allentown street and park for Pro Football Hall of Fame receiver Andre Reed.
Dubbing it Andre Reed Way, Allentown...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Steve Degler is old enough to remember the back-to-back Stanley Cup titles the Philadelphia Flyers won in 1974 and '75.
"I've been a huge hockey fan my entire life," he said. "I've always been a Flyers fan."
That's why Degler is a natural choice as...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 8:23 AM
It was another big day in a year filled with them for Andre Reed.
The former Dieruff High and Kutztown University star who was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton in August, received his Hall of Fame ring during a halftime ceremony at...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 8:44 PM
A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five years.
2004—Northampton grad Travis Mohr wins the 100 backstroke in the ParaOlympic Games in Athens with an American record time of 1:10.15....
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:16 AM
That darn Zambelli.
Since our last high school football Groller-Zambelli Challenge, I thought I was doing well.
Got to cover a Super Bowl, got inducted into the Dieruff Hall of Fame, got a special invite to dinner at Marco Andretti's house, got to...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:17 PM
CANTON, Ohio — It was 2:30 Sunday morning inside the chic Canton Club and Joyce Reed-Ebling was still going strong.
"I can't believe how late it is," the mother of Andre Reed said. "It feels like it's earlier than this."
A long-awaited night for...
| Aug 4, 2014
CANTON, Ohio — Andre Reed read from prepared notes during his speech on the big stage Saturday night at Canton's Fawcett Stadium.
On Sunday afternoon, however, he got to unwind a little bit and give some unscripted comments during a Hall of Fame...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:44 AM
Quick, digital-only thoughts from In the Wake of the News columnist David Haugh.
For openers ...
As Paul George landed Friday night against the basket stanchion in Las Vegas, his right leg below the knee snapped to a nearly 90-degree angle, a...