Redskins vs. Eagles: Live Updates, Score and Highlights for Monday Night Football
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The Philadelphia Eagles have separated themselves from the competition as the only one-loss team in the NFL after a 34-24 victory over the Washington Redskins on Monday night. The Eagles completed a season series sweep against the Redskins. Quarterback Carson Wentz registered his second four-touchdown passing performance after a slow start. In Week 8, Washington has another NFC East matchup, this time against the Dallas Cowboys at home. Both teams are 3-3 and competing for second place behind the Eagles.
- October 24, 2017
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Carson Wentz's 4 TDs Propel Eagles Past Kirk Cousins, Redskins on MNF
Eagles-Redskins Scoring Recap
Nick Rose 27-yard field goal (3-0 Redskins)
Jake Elliott 50-yard field goal (3-3)
Kirk Cousins 7-yard touchdown pass to Chris Thompson (10-3 Redskins)
Carson Wentz 64-yard touchdown pass to Mack Hollins (10-10)
Wentz 4-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz (17-10 Eagles)
Wentz 9-yard touchdown pass to Corey Clement (24-10 Eagles)
Cousins 5-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Reed (24-17 Eagles)
Wentz 10-yard touchdown pass to Nelson Agholor (31-17 Eagles)
Cousins 12-yard touchdown pass to Reed (34-24 Eagles)
Eagles Improve to 6-1, Sweep Season Series with Redskins
The Eagles stand by themselves as the NFL's only one-loss team. More importantly for this squad, quarterback Carson Wentz looks like the runaway MVP approaching midseason.
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- October 24, 2017
LeGarrette Blount Checked into the Game
Corey Clement almost lost the football. Blount, a physical ball-carrier, will look to milk the clock.
Kirk Cousins Continues to Compete
Jordan Reed's two-touchdown performance could wake him up for the remainder of the season. He came into Monday's contest without a score.
Wentz for MVP Chants Get a Little Louder
Wentz leads all quarterbacks with 17 touchdown passes through seven weeks.
Eagles Swarm Cousins, Intercept Pass
To add insult to the interception, Cousins took a big hit after the throw.
Wentz Spreading the Ball Around
Four different receivers have caught touchdown passes.
Wentz Looks MVP-Worthy
Wentz tonight: 17/25, 268 yards, 4 TD, 1 INT 6 carries, 64 yards
Carson Wentz's Greatest Escape!
Wentz continues to put on a show with his legs and arm.
Jordan Reed Scores His First Touchdown of the Season
The Eagles lead 24-17 with 44 seconds left in the third quarter.
Redskins Reach the Red Zone
Tight end Jordan Reed secured his fourth catch deep in Eagles territory. The Redskins trail 24-10 with 1:17 left in the third quarter.
Remember John DeFilippo's Name in the Offseason
According to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo, the New York Jets had interest in the Eagles quarterbacks coach, but owner Jeffrey Lurie wanted to keep him in Philadelphia for Wentz's development.
Wentz Throws a 🎯 to Corey Clement in the End Zone
The Eagles have scored on three consecutive drives.
Philadelphia Fans Show Respect to Jason Peters
Typically, left tackles go unnoticed, but the crowd recognized Peters as he left the field on a cart. He's a nine-time Pro Bowler. Wentz will certainly miss him in pass protection.
Jason Peters Carted Off with Apparent Knee Injury
A Redskins player rolled into Peters' leg, causing it to bend the wrong way, which brought a scary sight.
That's How You Celebrate Your 1st Touchdown
Mack Hollins entertains the crowd and retrieves the ball for the memories.
Zach Ertz Swats a Defender and Scores
The Eagles offense went into high gear during the second quarter.
Eagles Start Slow, Finish 1st Half with 2 Scoring Drives
It took a little more than a quarter for the Eagles offense to click after 10 days off following a Thursday night game in Week 6. Nonetheless, Philadelphia finished the first half with two scoring drives to take a 17-10 lead. It'll receive the ball to start the third quarter.
Wentz and Ertz Sounds Like a Dominant Duo
Ertz leads all tight ends with 455 receiving yards.
Eagles Driving Before the Half
Wentz completed a 46-yard pass to tight end Zach Ertz to move into Redskins territory.
Clean Pocket + Deep Throw = 64-Yard Touchdown
The Eagles tie the game at 10 with 3:19 left in the second quarter.
Rookie Mack Hollins' First Touchdown Catch 🏈
After a couple of tough runs for Wendell Smallwood, Wentz went deep to Hollins for the long reception.
Morgan Moses Exited Again with an Ankle Injury
Teammates helped Moses off the field since he couldn't put too much weight on his ankle.
Chris Thompson Walks into the End Zone
A well-designed play left the running back wide open.
Kirk Cousins' Right Tackle Goes Down
The injuries continue to pile up for the Redskins.
Jordan Hicks Won't Return
Cousins has targeted the middle of the field with two completions to tight end Vernon Davis for 62 yards.
Carson Wentz's Eyes Just Lit Up
At this rate, the Redskins may not finish the game with enough defensive backs.
The Injury Bug Continues to Bite the Redskins Secondary (Part 2)
Cornerback Josh Holsey goes to the locker room with a chest injury.
The Injury Bug Continues to Bite the Redskins Secondary (Part 1)
Rookie cornerback Fabian Moreau steps off the field with a hamstring injury.
Derek Barnett Doing What He Does Best
Barnett logged 32 sacks in three years at Tennessee on the collegiate level.
Interesting Story Developing 👀
Josh Doctson has replaced Terrelle Pryor Sr. in two-wide receiver sets through the first quarter.
Looks Like a Punt, but It's a Pick!
The Redskins failed to capitalize with points on the ensuing possession.
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Eagles' Jordan Hicks suffers injury on 2nd play vs. Redskins
Wentz Tosses an Early Interception
Cornerback Quinton Dunbar, Josh Norman's replacement, came up with the takeaway.
Eagles Defense Thin in the Middle
Kirk Cousins has already targeted tight end Vernon Davis down the seam for a 31-yard reception.
Jordan Hicks Carted Off with Leg Injury 🙏
Hicks went down on the second play, which leaves the Eagles without two starting linebackers. Mychal Kendricks is out with a hamstring injury.
Josh Doctson's Growing Role
Redskins head coach Jay Gruden said he'd expand Doctson's role going forward. He's on the field in two-wide receiver sets.
Cousins Hopes to Break a Losing Cycle
Cousins on Sunday isn't the same quarterback on Mondays and Thursdays.
Game Ready 🏈
It's just a few Eagles players getting loose before kickoff.
Good Vibes in Philly 💍
An Eagles win would put the engagement day over the top.
Josh Norman Still Rolling with the Team
Norman will miss consecutive games with a rib injury, but that won't stop him from getting his team hyped for a division opponent.
Cornerback Bashaud Breeland Is Active Tonight
Breeland has an MCL injury, but he's going to play through it against the Eagles' top-10 passing attack.
Running Back Wendell Smallwood Is Active Tonight
Smallwood missed the previous two games with a knee injury.
What's better than a signature win? For Kirk Cousins, 'a signature season'Redskins vs Eagles 2017-10-23via ESPN.com
What's better than a signature win? For Kirk Cousins, 'a signature season'
- October 23, 2017
- via ESPN.com
In hindsight, Carson Wentz was choice over Kirk Cousins