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A once promising season keeps getting worse as the Philadelphia Eagles found themselves on the bleeding end of a 52-20 beating at the hands of Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos.
Chip Kelly’s boys kept it close early, getting to within one points of the Broncos in the second quarter, before the wheels fell off of the cart. The Eagles didn’t score again until quarterback Michael Vick was benched late in the game in favor of backup Nick Foles. Vick finished the day having gone 14/27 and throwing for 248 yards.
Peyton Manning continues having a stellar season, going 28/34 for 327 yards and 4 touchdowns. Manning now has 16 touchdowns on the season and 0 interceptions.
Thankfully for the Eagles, the rest of the NFC East continues to stink, with the Dallas Cowboys falling to the San Diego Chargers and the New York Giants losing their fourth game of the season to Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs. The Washington Redskins were able to grab their first win of the season over the Oakland Raiders.
Next week, the Eagles will try to bounce back against the winless Giants when they travel to up to East Rutherford.
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