RG III's four TD passes lead Redskins past Eagles 31-6
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AND THAT'S A WRAP: Redskins improve to 4-6 with 31-6 win over Eagles; Next up: Thanksgiving and Dallas.
RANDOM THOUGHT: Word to the wise: When leaving FedEx Field, do not make eye contact with drunk Eagles fans. Go straight to your car. Ignore this at your peril.
FOURTH QUARTER: Billick just said Andy Reid is all but fired.
FOURTH QUARTER: Goods runs by Morris, Griffin leads the latter to a 17-yard TD toss to Logan Paulsen. Redskins 31-6.
FOURTH QUARTER: Eagles take advantage of defensive stand by not taking advantage of defensive stand. A three-and-out leads to a punt.
FOURTH QUARTER: Morris stuffed on 4th and inches deep in Philadelphia territory.
FOURTH QUARTER: Will begins will Redskins on the move. Philly looks absolutely hapless.
THIRD QUARTER: Eagles respond by going nowhere. Punt.
THIRD QUARTER: RG III heaves a ball 60-some yards to Santana Moss in the end zone. Touchdown. Redskins 24-6.
THIRD QUARTER: Eagles drive, stall, settle for a field goal. Redskins 17-6.
THIRD QUARTER: Redskins' opening drive ends with a sack and a punt. What a great game, boys and girls!
THIRD QUARTER: Eagles kick off, Redskins ball.
RANDOM THOUGHT: Redskins look OK while the Eagles (three turnovers) look bad. Get ready for a. . .well, get ready for a second half.
-- HALFTIME --
SECOND QUARTER: Redskins settle for short field goal. Redskins 17-3.
SECOND QUARTER: Redskins punt, and then -- wow. Eagles fumble on a meant-for-nothing run.
SECOND QUARTER: Eagles stall, punt through the end zone.
SECOND QUARTER: Redskins respond likewise.
SECOND QUARTER: Eagles respond with a punt.
SECOND QUARTER: Great runs from Griffin and Alfred Morris set up Griffin's 49-yard heave to a wide-open A. Robinson. Redskins 14-3.
SECOND QUARTER: Eagles settle for a field goal from 41 yards. Redskins 7-3.
SECOND QUARTER: Redskins 7-0.
FIRST QUARTER: Redskins stall after turnover. Punt.
FIRST QUARTER: Eagles get to midfield, hurt by penalties and then have the rookie picked off by Brandon Merriweather.
UH-OH: London Fletcher is down and in apparent pain.
EDUCATED GUESS: There are exactly zero national reporters inside the FedEx press box.
FIRST QUARTER: Griffin short toss to Darrel Young. Touchdown. Redskins 7-0.
FIRST QUARTER: Ah, the rookie, Nick Foles has a pass tipped that's picked off by D-Hall. Redskins set at the Eagles 9.
FIRST QUARTER: Eagles win toss, receive kickoff. First down at the 21.
PREGAME: Well, your FOX analyst is the smartest man in the room, one Brian Billick.
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Both the Redskins and the Eagles are 3-6.
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