Odell Beckham Jr., not Jake Elliott, was the focus of their attention.
The founders of this nation were not perfect men with perfect ideas, but among the many things they got right was the one that paved the way for displays like the ones that transpired during this weekend's games.
The new Eagles kicker may not even be on the team in a month, but he's in the history books forever.
The Eagles got their run game on track in Sunday's win over the Giants, rushing for 193 yards and two touchdowns.
Carson Wentz's longest completion of the day set up the game-winning field goal.
Five pertinent stats from the Eagles' 27-24 win over the Giants on Sunday.
Fletcher Cox, Jordan Hicks left by halftime, with Rodney McLeod and Ron Darby already missing.
Shaken by injuries, the Eagles used bench players, part-time linemen and a rookie kicker and pulled out a last-second win, 27-24, and moved to 2-1.
Arriving on a fall Sunday, when so much of the country devotes itself to forgetting real-world worries and rallying behind the home team, the protests represented one of the most sweeping and visible statements yet opposing the president.
Highlights and lowlights from the Eagles' 27-24 victory over the New York Giants.
Handing out the grades for the Eagles' 27-24 win over the Giants.
Here is what Doug Pederson, Carson Wentz and Jake Elliott said after Sunday's win over the Giants.
Jim Schwartz's defense held just long enough, even with injuries to Jordan Hicks and Fletcher Cox.
Jake Elliott etched his name into Eagles lore and gave them a critical 27-24 win over the New York Giants with a 61-yard field goal.