Washington Falls 33-27 to Eagles - Recap
|Washington Falls 33-27 to Eagles - Recap|
LeSean McCoy scampered through the Washington defense for 184 yards as Philadelphia handed the Redskins a 33-27 defeat on Monday at FedExField.
The Eagles were a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 51.5.
Michael Vick completed 15 of 25 pass attempts for 203 yards and 2 TDs for the Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Alfred Morris rushed for 45 yards for Washington, while Robert Griffin III added 24 yards. Robert Griffin III threw for 329 yards for the Redskins, while receivers Leonard Hankerson and Pierre Garcon had 80 and 64 yards respectively.
Washington was outgained by Philadelphia 443-382 yards in Monday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-25 by the Eagles.
The time of possession battle favored Philadelphia as their offense was on the field for 32:39, longer than the 27:21 of their opponents.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face San Diego looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face Green Bay.