The Numbers Behind 8-0

The Eagles lead the all-time series against the Jets, 8-0.

Somewhat surprising, the totals for those games don't quite reflect that one-sidedness. Other than the points, turnovers and passing numbers bolded below, most of the statistics are fairly close.

Here are the eight-game totals from Eagles-Jets games as well as the Birds' top individual performances:

TEAM TOTALS Eagles Jets
Wins 8 0
Points 202 135
First Downs 153 141
Total Yards 2667 2471
Net Rushing Yards     1221 1004
   Rushes 286 228
   TD 9 4
Net Passing Yards 1446 1467
   Comp.-Att.    132-217    126-246
   Pct. 60.8% 51.2%
   Sacked-Yards 22-141 19-114
    TD 14 9
    Interceptions 6 15
Fumbles-Lost 21-11 20-10
Turnovers 17 25
Penalties-Yards 44-344 40-274

 

TOP EAGLES' PERFORMANCES
   RUSHING
20-120:
Brian Westbrook, 2007 (0 TD)
22-103: Wilbert Montgomery, 1977 (2 TD)
15-100: Correll Buckhalter, 2003 (2 TD)
   RECEIVING
6-148:
Mike Quick, 1987 (2 TD)
5-146: Harold Carmichael, 1973 (1 TD)
5-121: Kevin Curtis, 2007 (1 TD)
4-  92: Irving Fryar, 1996 (2 TD)
3-  45: Harold Carmichael, 1978 (2 TD)
   PASSING
19-31-280:
Randall Cunnington, 1987 (3 TD, 0 Int.)
22-35-278: Donovan McNabb, 2007 (1 TD, 1 Int.)
   RETURN TOUCHDOWNS
Eric Allen, 1993 (94-yard interception return)
John Outlaw, 1973 (45-yard interception return)

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