Birds Have Been Taking Out Winning Teams

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DeSean Jackson had six catches for 88 yards against the Giants. (David Maialetti/Staff Photographer)

The Eagles have won five of their last six regular season games against teams that entered the game with a record three or more games above .500.

They are 9-3 in those games since Thanksgiving, 2008:

Date Eagles     Opponent Record     Result
Nov. 27, 2008     5-5-1 Cardinals 7-4 W 48-20   
Dec. 7, 2008 6-5-1 at Giants 11-1 W 20-14
Dec. 28, 2008 8-6-1 Cowboys 9-6 W 44-  6
Nov. 1, 2009 4-2 Giants 5-2 W 40-17
Nov. 8, 2009 5-2 Cowboys 5-2 L  16-20
Jan. 3, 2010 11-4 at Cowboys     10-5 L    0-24
Oct. 17, 2010 3-2 Falcons 4-1 W 31-17
Nov. 7, 2010 4-3 Colts 5-2 W 26-24
Nov. 21, 2010 6-3 Giants 6-3 W 27-17
Nov. 28, 2010 7-3 at Bears 7-3 L  26-31
Dec. 19, 2010 9-4 at Giants 9-4 W 38-31
Nov. 20, 2011 3-6 at Giants 6-3 W 17-10
Nov. 27, 2011 4-6 Patriots 7-3

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