Monday news roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Monday news roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Eagles still in great shape despite Week 13 loss
The Minnesota Vikings have officially supplanted the Philadelphia Eagles as the number one team in the NFC, but Eagles fans shouldn’t worry. Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to life in the NFL. One minute, you’re on the top of the world and most power rankings, and a Week 13 win gives you the NFC East crown. The next …

Philly’s Wentz shows flaws and potential in loss to Seattle
SEATTLE (AP) — Carson Wentz gave Philadelphia plenty of opportunities. He also made the Eagles’ biggest mistake. Wentz took responsibility after Philadelphia ended its nine-game winning streak in a 24-10 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night. Wentz was brilliant at times, throwing for a season-high 348 yards …

In Disappointing Fashion, Eagles Falter In Seattle
Philadelphia’s offense entered the game leading the NFL in points scored (31.9), but mustered only 10 against Seattle’s tough, physical defense that tackled extremely well and pressured quarterback Carson Wentz with some timely blitzes. The Eaglesran the ball decently enough, gaining 91 yards on 19 carries in the first …

Eagles TE Zach Ertz left game with head injury
He remained on the ground and appeared dazed following a hit over the middle by safety Bradley McDougled in the third quarter. Ertz walked off under his own power but was taken to the trainers tent to be tested for a concussion before heading to the locker room.

Week 13 Philadelphia Eagles Takeaways
SEATTLE, WA – DECEMBER 03: Quarterback Carson Wentz #11 of the Philadelphia Eagles makes a forward pass against the Seattle Seahawks in the second quarter at CenturyLink Field on December 3, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr /Getty Images). The Philadelphia Eagles took just their second …