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Inside Slant, Matchups, Quotes, Injuries, Etc

Inside Slant, Matchups, Quotes, Injuries, Etc

The Eagles have thrown the ball 254 times in their first six games and have run it a league-low 102. While coach Andy Reid has taken a lot of heat from the media and radio talk shows for his unbalanced offense, this isn't a case of Reid trying to prove you can win a Super Bowl with strictly a passing game.

The main reason the Eagles are throwing so much is because they've been playing catch-up a lot this season. In their first six games, the Eagles have been outscored in the first quarter, 48-14. All 14 of those points came in their Week 2 win over hapless San Francisco. In their other five games, they've been shut out in the first period. This is in start contrast to last season when the Eagles... Recommended Stories

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