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After two straight losses to Seattle and Dallas, the Eagles are in a tough spot to make the playoffs, but stranger things have happened before in the NFC playoff picture. It doesn’t take Pablo Picasso to paint this year’s playoff picture, but it is a bit abstract for the Eagles with just two weeks to play.
After two straight losses at home put the playoff hopes of the Philadelphia Eagles on thin ice, the Birds get right back to work on Sunday on the road against Washington. The Eagles need to win their final two games of the season in order to keep a shot at the playoffs in sight. Taking on a frustrated Washington team with its own share of problems could serve Philadelphia well.
The Eagles may have let the NFC East slip through their fingers down the stretch, which could leave them left out of the postseason. The Dallas Cowboys had a few extra days to prepare for revenge against the Philadelphia Eagles, and perhaps it paid off.
Two weeks after the Philadelphia Eagles gave fans plenty of reason to be thankful, everyone will be looking for seconds against the Dallas Cowboys. For the second time in three weeks, the Eagles and Cowboys do battle in the NFC East with first place on the line. Will momentum be the key this week as the Eagles prepare to host the rival Cowboys for a Sunday night game in Lincoln Financial Field?
With a 24-14 setback Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field, the Eagles were dealt a dose of reality and given plenty to think about and work on before next Sunday night’s home game against the division rival Dallas Cowboys.
Three key contributors to the Philadelphia Eagles special teams efforts are listed as probable for this weekend’s game against the Seattle Seahawks. Quarterback Nick Foles remains out of action for another week.
Happy Thanksgiving Philadelphia! The Eagles gave Eagles fans plenty to be thankful for on the football field Thursday afternoon by demolishing the Dallas Cowboys, 33-10. With the win the Eagles own sole possession of first place in the NFC East.
The Philadelphia Eagles will once again be without quarterback Nick Foles when the team takes on the Dallas Cowboys Thursday in Thanksgiving NFC East action. Linebacker Emmanuel Acho is also listed as questionable.
Turkey will have a new side dish to make room for this year for football fans in the Philadelphia area. The Philadelphia Eagles will travel to Texas to take on the Dallas Cowboys on Thanksgiving and will hope to celebrate a win the way Reggie White and Seth Joyner did so many years ago.
Coming off the worst loss of Chip Kelly’s young NFL coaching career, the Philadelphia Eagles wasted little time in getting things started Sunday afternoon at home in Lincoln Financial Field against the Tennessee Titans. Josh Huff’s 107-yard kickoff return to start the game set the tone as the Eagles went on to stomp the visiting Titans, 43-24.
The Philadelphia Eagles will put the offense in the capable hands of Mark Sanchez once again on Sunday afternoon against the Tennessee Titans at Lincoln Financial Field. Quarterback Nick Foles is the only player on this week’s final injury report that has been ruled out of action for Sunday’s game as the Eagles look to rebound with a win following a dreadful loss in Green Bay. Every other player appearing on the depth chart is officially ruled probable to play Sunday.
When a team loses in the fashion the Eagles did Sunday, it provides plenty of room for improvement in the next game. It is also important to locate what did go right, even if it was few and far between. The Eagles defense did not do much of anything positive. Defensive coordinator Bill Davis says the defensive players are already working hard at correcting a number of flaws.
No game in the NFL should be considered an automatic win, but this week looks to be about as favorable for the Eagles as any match-up around the NFL this week could be. The Eagles should be able to rebound in a big way at home against the Titans this weekend.
The Eagles were dealt a 53-20 pounding by the Packers Sunday afternoon in Lambeau Field that really was not as close as the final score would indicate. With the loss, the Eagles fell to 2-3 away from Lincoln Financial Field, and Chip Kelly now has plenty he and his staff can work on before returning to the field next week at home.
The Philadelphia Eagles will head to the land of brats and cheese this weekend to take on the Green Bay Packers as close to full strength as they can be at this point in the season. The only starter that will not start, that is not injured for the rest of the season, is quarterback Nick Foles.