New York Defeats Philadelphia 15-7 - Recap
|New York Defeats Philadelphia 15-7 - Recap|
The Eagles came up short against the Giants in Week 8 action on Sunday, falling 15-7 at Lincoln Financial Field.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 49.5.
Eli Manning completed 25 of 39 pass attempts for 246 yards and 0 TDs for the Giants in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
LeSean McCoy rushed for 48 yards for Philadelphia, while Michael Vick added 1 yards. Matt Barkley threw for 158 yards for the Eagles, while receivers DeSean Jackson and Jason Avant had 63 and 54 yards respectively.
New York outgained Philadelphia 325-201 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 16-15 by the Giants.
Philadelphia lost the time of possession battle 38:05/21:55, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
New York heads into a Week 10 battle against the Raiders. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oakland.