Van Buren's Run

Monday night, LeSean McCoy tied an Eagles record by scoring a touchdown (above) in his eighth straight game, equaling the mark set by Steve Van Buren in 1947. Van Buren actually scored in 10 straight games — the last eight of the regular season (Oct. 26-Dec. 14) and two playoff contests (Dec. 21-28):

Date Opponent Result van Buren TDs
Oct. 26 Los Angeles Rams W 14-  7     4 run
Nov. 2 at Washington Redskins    W 38-14 23 run, 37 run
Nov. 9 at New York Giants W 41-24 14 run
Nov. 16     Boston Yanks W 32-  0 3 run, 13 run
Nov. 23 at Boston Yanks L  14-21 10 run
Nov. 30 Pittsburgh Steelers W 21-  0 2 run
Dec. 7 Chicago Cardinals L  21-45 4 run
Dec. 14 Green Bay Packers W 28-14 1 run, 3 run, 38 run
Dec. 21 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 21-  0 15 pass from Tommy Thompson
Dec. 28 at Chicago Cardinals L  21-28 1 run

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