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The Leftovers: Turnover Streak Continues

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I'll Take That ... The Eagles intercepted Carolina three times, marking their third-consecutive game with three or more takeaways, which is the first time they accomplished that feat since 2009 ... The Eagles have forced 10 turnovers over the last three games and 15 over the last five … Philadelphia leads the league with 19 takeaways this season and with 78 since 2013 ... The Eagles have forced at least one turnover in 13 straight games for a total of 32 during that span.

Pickoff Artists ... The Eagles have picked off Cam Newton six times in their last two games against Carolina ... With 11 interceptions this season, the Eagles are tied with Arizona for the league lead ... CB Nolan Carroll has an interception in consecutive games for the first time of his career ... S Malcolm Jenkins and CB Byron Maxwell each picked up their first interceptions of the season. For Jenkins it was the 10th of his career and for Maxwell it was the seventh ... The four starting members of the Eagles secondary have combined for seven interceptions this season.

Birdseed ... RB Ryan Mathews scored on a career-long 63-yard touchdown run, the longest by an Eagle since Bryce Brown's 65-yarder on 12/22/13 vs. Chicago. It was also the longest play against the Panthers this season, with the previous long run being just 26 yards ... Since 2013, the Eagles lead the league with 202 20-plus yard plays ... The Eagles have surrendered just three scoring drives following their 15 giveaways this year, while conversely putting up points on eight of their 19 drives following an opponent's turnover ... K Caleb Sturgis connected on a 52-yard field goal, which is his seventh 50-plus yarder and tied for the eighth-longest kick in team history ... LB Mychal Kendricks picked up his 10th career sack and became the ninth different Eagle with a sack this year ... The Panthers snapped the Eagles streak of 18 consecutive games without allowing a 100-yard rusher which was tied with Atlanta for the longest in the NFL.

The Eagles traveled to North Carolina in Week 7 to face the undefeated Panthers. View the full gallery here...

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