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Around the league, the North Face, and Eagles Recap

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Philadelphia Eagles vMinnesota Vikings

Mike and Ed take a look around the league, the NFC North, and breakdown the Vikings win versus Philadelphia.

Around the League

  • Carolina better without Cam Newton? - No
  • KC loses another at home
  • Deshaun Watson is the real deal
  • Lamar Jackson runs wild
  • Seattle edges Cleveland
  • NO 4-0 with Teddy
  • SF undefeated (5-0)
  • Chargers
  • When to drop Kareem Hunt? (listener request)
Cincinnati Bengals v Baltimore Ravens Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images

The North Face

  • GB plays Detroit right now
  • GB down Darnell Savage / Davante Adams
  • Bears on Bye
Detroit Lions v Green Bay Packers Photo by Quinn Harris/Getty Images

Vikings - Eagles Recap

Offense

  • Kirk Cousins had a day
  • Looked ELITE
  • Loved the throws to tight windows.
  • Stayed calm and rolled out when needed
  • Missed a couple throws - TD to Adam Thielen and long throw to Diggs (TBD)
  • THE DIME TO Laquon Treadwell
  • THE DIME TO Adam Thielen
  • THE DIME TO Stefon Diggs (TD 3)
Philadelphia Eagles v Minnesota Vikings Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images
  • Stefon Diggs pops off for 167 / 3 - 2 drops - 1 crucial
  • 122 rushing yards - PHI allowed: 28 / 57 / 86 / 77 / 67 entering the game
  • Aggressive downfield deep shots
  • Garrett Bradbury had his best game of his career
  • Rashod Hill surrenders zero (0) pressures in relief of Riley Reiff
  • Brian O’Neill has yet to surrender a sack in the NFL
Oakland Raiders v Minnesota Vikings

Special Teams

  • Fake FG - Everson Griffen second career INT
  • Britton Colquitt is an elite holder
  • Still waiting for the Marcus Sherels Return TD
  • Dan Bailey solid again
Minnesota Vikings v Chicago Bears Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images

Defense

  • Did enough and stood-up when needed
  • Misdirection plays hurt us along with RBs out of the backfield
  • Xavier Rhodes had more miscues
Philadelphia Eagles v Minnesota Vikings Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images
  • Did like the rotation of Mike Hughes / Trae Waynes / Xavier Rhodes
  • Mackensie Alexander with the big INT
  • Danielle Hunter with a sack - sets record for most sacks before 25th bday and still has two more games to add to it.
Philadelphia Eagles v Minnesota Vikings Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

Detroit Predictions

  • Tough ballgame.

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