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Digital Nest: Eagles Win A Wild One


The Eagles' Monday Night Football showdown with the Indianapolis Colts had a very similar feeling to the Week 1 matchup with Jacksonville. The offense once again sputtered in the first half, but faced with a double-digit halftime deficit, the Eagles refused to fold. Instead, they came together and left Indianapolis with a last-second 30-27 win thanks to a 36-yard Cody Parkey field goal, and it was quite the ride on social media

Shady Spurs The Surge

Trailing 20-6, The Eagles found themselves at the Colts one-yard line thanks to a costly pass interference penalty, and from there, LeSean McCoy did the rest …

Turnover Turns The Tide

On the Colts' first play after the McCoy touchdown, running back Trent Richardson coughed up the football. Fletcher Cox knocked the ball free and DeMeco Ryans was there for the recovery. The Eagles were back in business once again, with the running backs helping to lead the charge on offense …

you can never lose faith in the eagles #FlyEaglesFly — gabbyyy (@yooGABBaGABBa) September 16, 2014

New Additions Make Their Mark

Early in the fourth quarter, the Colts recaptured the lead. After a quick Eagles three-and-out, things weren't looking too optimistic. The Colts were driving to extend the lead to double digits, and that's where Malcolm Jenkins stepped in, literally …

Malcolm Jenkins with the pick!!!!!!! #FlyEaglesFly — peep4life (@peep4life83) September 16, 2014

We're From Philadelphia And We Fight

The Eagles capitalized quickly with the game-tying touchdown, thanks to another huge play from Darren Sproles and a touchdown pass to Jeremy Maclin …

DARREN SPROLES. Then finish it off with some side arm finesse from foles to maclin!! #FlyEaglesFly — Claudio Garcia Jr. (@c_gionelli) September 16, 2014

It's Not Over Until...

The Eagles defense held their ground, and after a huge connection from Foles to Zach Ertz, former Colt Cody Parkey got his chance for redemption …

There's no other team I would rather play for than THE PHILADELPHIA EAGLES #BirdGangOrDie — BirdGang11 (@HuffEra_1) September 16, 2014

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