San Diego Chargers vs. Philadelphia Eagles- Game Thread + Predictions
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The Philadelphia Eagles, under new head coach Chip Kelly, came out with an impressive, albeit nail-biting, win vs. rival Washington last Monday, 33-27. The Eagles got off to a great start, even though Washington got on the board first with a fumble recovery and subsequent defensive touchdown by cornerback DeAngelo Hall. After the Washington touchdown, the Eagles scored 33 unanswered points, with a fast paced, no-huddle, trickery-based, schematic offense.
Michael Vick in the game threw for 2 touchdowns -- to DeSean Jackson and tight end Brent Celek -- and ran one in for a touchdown as well. In the process, he went 15/25 (60% completion percentage) with 203 passing yards, no interceptions and a 112.6 quarterback rating. Vick's impressive stat line was based off of solid pass blocking, spreading the field, his accuracy and good play calling by Kelly.
Philly's dominant running back LeSean McCoy also had a phenomenal game. He ran for 184 yards -- two yards shy of breakin
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