On the latest episode of the Birds' Eye View podcast, Zach Berman and Jeff McLane discuss Nick Foles' first start, the defensive breakdowns, the accomplishment of a first-round bye, and more.
Ten day-after takeaways from the Eagles' 34-29 victory over the Giants at MetLife Stadium.
Three blocked kicks and a very productive day on second down were among the biggest reasons the Eagles clinched a first-round playoff bye with the win over the Giants.
The pass defense was bad in Sunday's win over the New York Giants. Nick Foles and the special teams were good. Most important for the Eagles, they have a first-round playoff bye and are one win away from the No. 1 seed.
There will be time for Coach of the Year discussions once the season is complete, but it is getting difficult to ignore the masterpiece that Pederson is painting this season.
Nick Foles ended up being the least of the Eagles' concerns following their 34-29 squeaker over the New York Giants. He wasn't Carson Wentz spectacular but he didn't need to be - for now.
The backup left guard wasn't a problem on a day when most of the Eagles' headaches were caused by their defense.
The Eagles became the first team since the 1991 Buffalo Bills to block a punt, field goal and PAT in the same game. They needed every one of them to beat the Giants.
Birds' defense makes Eli Manning look ageless, until the very end.
Nick Foles, Ronald Darby and other highlights and lowlights from the Eagles' 34-29 win over the Giants.
Paul Domowitch hands out his weekly grades to the Eagles following Sunday's closer-than-it-should've-been win over the Giants.
The Eagles advanced to 12-2 and have two home games remaining this season
It's like Nick Foles never left. He showed a wonderful grasp of the scheme, but looked at times as though he was running in mud.