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Eagles Keep Playoff Hopes Alive Against Redskins - Pro Sports Fandom
Heading into Monday night the Washington Redskins trailed the Dallas Cowboys by a game in the NFC East and the Philadelphia Eagles trailed them by two games. The Eagles topped an injured Redskins team 28-13. Carson Wentz threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Golden Tate for Philadelphia in the first-quarter. Tate finished with seven receptions for 85 yards receiving and a touchdown. This was his first touchdown in an Eagles uniform. With the Redskins trailing 7-3 in the second-quarter. Colt McCoy fractured his fibula and he is done for the season. McCoy completed all four passes for 50 yards. Mark Sanchez replaced him and he completed 13-of-21 passes for 100 yards and one interception. Sanchez rushed for eight yards on one carry. On Sanchez’s first drive, Adrian Peterson scored on a 90-yard touchdown run for Washington. He had nine carries for 98 yards rushing and a score. Josh Doctson was the Washingtin Redskins leading receiver with three receptions for 51 yards. Later in the second, Darren Sproles scored on a 14-yard touchdown run for the Eagles. He finished with 22 yards rushing on four carries and a score. With Philadelphia leading 14-13 in the fourth, Carson Wentz threw a 4-yard [...]