Nothing gets the juices flowing like Cowboys week here in Philadelphia.
Yes, the Giants are the biggest rival, geographically, but nothing gets the hate stirred quite like those Dallas Cowboys.
What makes this week even better? Oh maybe the fact that both teams are fighting for the lead in the pitiful NFC East. Both the Birds and Cowboys are sitting at 3-3 and atop the NFC LEast. Breaking it down further, both teams find themselves 2-0 in the division. This game means more than just wins and losses. This game will tell you a lot about the resolve of your Philadelphia Eagles
Do not be fooled, the records do matter. Last year, when the Eagles were out of contention, Dallas week did not have the same feel. Today, at this moment, the fire is back.
So the hate the has been simmering the last few years between the Eagles and Cowboys, let it out.
Think of the moments that have defined this rivalry over the years. Remember the pickle juice game and Donovan McNabb’s scramble. Remember “they stop him again” and Troy Vincent returning James Willis’ interception for a touchdown.
Remember 44-6 and then remember the next year the Cowboys knocked the Eagles out of the …read more