Eagles Rout Giants, 27-7, Tie For NFC East Lead
DeMarco Murray ran for 109 yards and a touchdown, and the Eagles routed the New York Giants, 27-7, in Philadelphia on Monday night.
Eli Manning led the Giants to a touchdown on the first drive of the night, but his team didn’t score again on Monday. Manning finished with just 189 yards passing, one touchdown and two interceptions, including one Nolan Carroll returned for a score in the second quarter to give the Eagles the lead for good.
Philadelphia (3-3) tied New York (3-3) for first place in the NFC East as a result of its victory. The two mediocre teams combined for seven turnovers in the mistake-filled game.
Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford passed for 280 yards and a touchdown, but he also threw three interceptions.