The NFL The divisional round continued Saturday on FOX, and all eyes were on the NFC.
After a week off, Jalen is hurting and top-seeded Philadelphia Eagles opened their postseason by dominating Daniel Jones and sixth level New York Giants, 38–7. With the win, the Eagles punched their ticket to the NFC Championship Game, where they defeated No. 5 will be faced. Dallas Cowboys or no. 2 San Francisco 49ers.
Here are the best plays!
Started with a bang!
The Eagles were in the red zone for the first few minutes of the game as the Hurts went deep Devonta Smith for 40 yards on the second play of the game.
Then, the tight end Dallas Goedert He finished the job, booting a 16-yard score to give the Eagles an early 7-0 lead.
However, the Giants’ first possession was far from over. The road team turned things around after coming up short on fourth-and-8 after back-to-back sacks from an Eagles linebacker at Philly’s 40-yard line. Hassan Reddick.
Philly led 14-0 at the end of the first quarter thanks to Smith’s fancy footwork.
Jones was picked off near midfield on the Giants’ following drive by an Eagles cornerback James Bradberry.
Just like that, the ball was back in Hurts’ hands to start the second quarter.
After both teams went three-and-out on their next possessions, the Eagles bounced back with another score midway through the second quarter. Boston Scott He punched in a 3-yard touchdown to extend Philly’s lead to 21-0.
The shutdown continues
With less than a minute left before halftime, Hurts ran in for a 5-yard score to put his team up 28-0.
Sealing of contract
The Eagles added a short field goal late in the fourth quarter Kenneth Cainwell Bouncing off for a 35-touchdown with less than two minutes to play. Finished 38-7.
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