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Eagles Take 24-19 Lead Into Fourth Quarter


The Eagles conclude the 2014 season at MetLife Stadium against the New York Giants with an eye on reaching 10 wins for the second straight season ...


EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The Eagles are one quarter away from knocking off the Giants to finish the season with a 10-6 record.

Trey Burton's 27-yard blocked punt return, the Eagles' 11th non-offensive touchdown of the season, helped his team take a 24-19 lead into the final quarter.

The Giants' only points of the third quarter came on a 53-yard field goal by Josh Brown after a 34-yard touchdown pass from Eli Manning to Rueben Randle was negated by a Will Beatty holding penalty.

The Eagles have the ball to start the fourth quarter.

Through three quarters, quarterback Mark Sanchez is 16 of 27 for 233 yards with two touchdowns and an interception for a 96.7 passer rating. Running back LeSean McCoy has 66 yards rushing on 13 carries. Wide receiver Jordan Matthews leads the Eagles with 84 yards receiving on five catches, including a touchdown.

Giants quarterback Eli Manning is 23 of 44 for 334 yards. Andre Williams has 39 yards rushing on 14 carries, although he has a touchdown. Odell Beckham, Jr. has caught 10 passes for 118 yards.

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