Bradham said the injury was the result of "friendly fire" - one of his teammates ran in front of him and hit the thumb. "It was definitely painful. But it was something I had to get through. It was something I felt I could keep playing with. So I stayed out there."
The ugly numbers on the Eagles' porous run defense, the drop in Carson Wentz's third-down production, why the Eagles can't blitz Eli, and other numbers that matter heading into the Eagles' must-win game against the Giants.
Eagles defensive linemen Fletcher Cox and Chris Long both have had three-sack games against the Saints Drew Brees in their careers. Brees, who will face the Eagles Sunday, has been sacked a league-low nine times this season.
Undrafted rookie Josh Adams is averaging 5.7 yards per carry and 6.7 on first down. The Central Bucks South product, who opened the season on the Eagles' practice squad, could see extensive action Sunday against the Saints.
Paul Domowitch is a pro football writer for the Inquirer and Daily News, where he has worked since 1982. He has covered nearly 30 Super Bowls and has been a selector for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the last 15 years.