Eagles Tossing Up Big Chunks

Maybe the reason the Eagles haven’t been good in scoring touchdowns once they are in the red zone (7-17, 41.2 percent, 30th in the NFL) is that their big-play offense just needs more room to work. They top all NFL teams in plays that gain at least 20 yards, 30 yards and 40 yards.

The leaders in each of the those categories (entering Week 6):

 NFL TEAMS WITH MOST BIG PLAYS
 20+ Yards         30+ Yards         40+ Yards
 Eagles  38   Eagles  16   Eagles  7 
 Seahawks   26  Bears  14  Falcons  6
 Packers  24  Bears  14  Bears  6
 Saints  24  Jets  10  Dolphins   6
 Ravens  24  (Five tied)    9  Vikings  6

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