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All Of The Records In One Place

If you need one place to list all of the records that the Eagles set on Monday night against the Redskins, then you've come to the right place ...

Offensive Explosion ...The Eagles scored 59 points on eight touchdowns, the second-most in team history (64 points and 10 touchdowns on 11/6/34 vs. Cincinnati Reds), and racked up a team-record 592 yards of total offense (260 rushing, 332 passing). They surpassed the previous record of 583 set on 9/18/05 vs. SF ... Philadelphia scored touchdowns on each of their first five possessions of the game, en route to 28 first-quarter points and 45 first-half points, setting team records in both categories. It also tied the most points ever allowed by the Redskins in a half.

Vick's Career Day ...QB Michael Vick became the first player in NFL history with 300 passing yards, 50 rushing yards, four passing touchdowns and two rushing touchdowns in a game. He amassed a career-high six total touchdowns (four passing, two rushing), including an 88-yard bomb to WR DeSean Jackson on the first play from scrimmage—the longest of his career and the 10th longest pass in team history.

Vick also became the first player in NFL history to have three passing touchdowns and two rushing touchdowns in the first half of a game ... Vick set career highs in quarterback rating (150.7) and total offense (413), while passing Steve Young (4,239) to become the NFL's second-leading rusher among quarterbacks. He trails only Randall Cunningham (4,928) for the NFL record ... Vick scored two rushing touchdowns in a game for the fifth time of his career, and his 333 passing yards was his second-highest output ... Vick's passer rating has exceeded 90 in all six of his games this season, and he has attempted 182 consecutive passes without throwing an interception, which is the longest streak of his career.

Quick Learners ...CB Dimitri Patterson started his second-career game and secured his second and third interceptions of the season, including a 40-yard touchdown return, the first of his career ... S Kurt Coleman notched his first-career theft in his first-career start, becoming the second Eagle to do so this season (S Nate Allen on opening day) ... The Eagles now have at least one interception in 12 consecutive contests, their longest streak since going 16 straight from 11/6/88 to 11/5/89 .

Big Play DJ ... WR DeSean Jackson's 88-yard touchdown reception on the first play from scrimmage was the longest of his career and the longest opening play in team history ... Jackson now has five touchdowns against the Redskins in six career games, each covering 35 or more yards. (68-yard punt return, 67-yard rush, 57-yard reception, 35-yard reception, 88-yard reception). Jackson tied Bosh Pritchard (975) on the team's all-time punt return yardage list.

Green Akers ... K David Akers played in his 181st game as an Eagle, passing Harold Carmichael for second on the team's all-time list. He trails Brian Dawkins (183) for the team record ... Akers has now made ten field goals in a row ... Akers booted three touchbacks and now has 14 in his last four games and a career-high 18 so far this season ... Akers also moved past Jerry Rice (1,256) and into 28th place on the NFL's all-time scoring list.

Offensive Quick Hits ... RB LeSean McCoy scored his first-career receiving touchdown on an 11-yard shovel pass. He has set career highs in all major receiving categories this season ... RB Jerome Harrison scored a 50-yard rushing touchdown, his first as an Eagle, and posted his fifth-career 100-yard game ... WR Jason Avant caught his first touchdown of the season ... The Eagles 260 rushing yards was their most since generating 295 on 10/28/02 vs. NYG.

NFL's Longest Sack Streak ... DT Trevor Laws registered his third sack of the season, and DE Juqua Parker picked up his fifth, extending Philadelphia's streak to 28 consecutive games with at least one sack, which is the longest in the NFL and the longest by an Eagles team since amassing a 30-game streak from 9/14/03 to 12/27/04.

Reid's Records ...Head coach Andy Reid registered his 124th career victory, tying George Seifert for 27th place in place in NFL history ... Overall, Reid's record from November on is 65-33-1 (.662) ... The Eagles are 50-2 under Andy Reid when scoring 30 or more points.

Birdseed ... The 87 combined points scored was the most ever in an Eagles regular season game ... Philadelphia held Washington without a third-down conversion (0-10) ... S Kurt Coleman and TE Clay Harbor each picked up their first NFL start ... S Colt Anderson became the 14th Eagle to make his NFL debut this season, tying for the fifth-highest total in the NFL ... The Eagles scored their fifth opening-drive touchdown of the season. Since 1999, they are 37-9 when doing so (5-0 in 2010).

-- Posted by Chris McPherson, 2:20 a.m., November 16

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