The Eagles put up 26 of their 33 points in the first half against the Redskins as Chip Kelly’s fast-paced offense operated with impressive efficiency.
The first half was a thing of beauty for the entire Philadelphia Eagles offense. We knew the offense was going to be fun to watch, but the play of the defense was an added bonus in the first half.
In general, you can’t file a lawsuit if you’re hurt in a way that’s foreseeable. Unless, what you did not forsee, was an injury resulting from unsportsman-like conduct.
Then, the Eagles hung on for dear life in a highly impressive 33-27 victory over Washington to the shock of many.
The Eagles have been busy preparing for Robert Griffin III as they visit the Washington Redskins Monday night.
Washington is coming into the new season on a seven-game win streak, and they aren’t looking to end that any time soon. The Philadelphia Eagles need to try and focus on every offensive weapon the Redskins have and stay away from their defensive stars. Philly also needs to expose RG3 if his knee really isn’t 100 percent, and force him into making mistakes.
The Eagles spent their holiday Monday getting ready to start the Chip Kelly era next week against the Redskins.
Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Monday that Robert Griffin III will be under center for next week’s opener against the Eagles.
The Redskins organization is hopeful that rookie CB David Amerson will soon become the remedy to a secondary that last season ranked 30th in pass defense. Team officials understand that a cornerback with elite talent can easily mask the deficiencies of an inept secondary.
Chris discusses a New York Times story on the dysfunction at the Clinton Foundation, an escaped snake in Swarthmore, and Corey Booker’s standing among Democrats. He also talks to Bennett Levin, the former Commissioner of L&I, about his request for an apology from Mayor Michael Nutter.
Chris analyzes Governor Christie’s and President Obama’s tour of the New Jersey shore yesterday, David Axelrod’s response to Bob Schieffer’s criticism of limited access to the White House, and the charges against two parents for driving with their daughter in a dog cage. He talks to actor Henry Winkler, the Mayor of Wildwood, Ernie Troiano, Dick Yuengling from the Yuengling Brewery and Don Russell from the Daily News about Philly Beer Week.
The 2013 NFL Draft will take place this week, so let’s take a look at which holes each team in the NFC East needs to fill to have a successful draft.
Chris reviews President Obama and Hillary Clinton’s interview on 60 minutes, LeSean McCoy’s Twitter battle with the mother of his child, and a professor from Arizona who claimed he had explosives on Independence Mall. He talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup, Renee Amoore about the Republican winter meeting, and gun rights activist Larry Ward.
The Seattle Seahawks finally won a road playoff game Sunday, taking a 24-14 NFC wild-card victory over the Washington Redskins.
With another dreary defeat on his resume, Andy Reid wrapped up the home slate of his 14th season coaching the Eagles with serious questions about his future.