Eagles Soar High in Week 2: A Thrilling Victory Over the Vikings
The Philadelphia Eagles and the Minnesota Vikings gave us a Week 2 matchup that was nothing short of electrifying. If you missed the action, don’t sweat it—BREAL.TV has got you covered with all the key moments and NFL news from this high-stakes game.
The Eagles came out strong, with D’Andre Swift rushing for a career-high 175 yards and scoring a touchdown. The home team secured a 34-28 win, improving their record to 2-0 and setting the stage for an exciting season ahead.
First Quarter Highlights
The game started with a 24-yard field goal by Jake Elliott, thanks to a 54-yard bomb from Jalen Hurts to Devonta Smith. The Eagles’ defense was equally impressive, forcing the Vikings to punt after a quick first down.
The Eagles capitalized on Minnesota’s mistakes, recovering two fumbles in the first quarter alone. However, they also had their share of missteps, including an interception thrown by Jalen Hurts.
Second Quarter Drama
The Vikings found the end zone first with a 5-yard score by T.J. Hockenson. But the Eagles responded with a touchdown by Jalen Hurts, who used the “tush push” to find the end zone. Jake Elliott ended the half with a 61-yard field goal, tying his career-high and the franchise record.
Second Half Surge
The Eagles dominated the second half, with Jalen Hurts scoring another touchdown just 1:07 into the third quarter. D’Andre Swift had an outstanding performance, rushing for 63 yards in one drive alone and scoring a well-deserved touchdown.
The Vikings made a late-game comeback, but it wasn’t enough. Devonta Smith’s great hands recovered Minnesota’s onside kick attempt, and the Eagles sealed the win.
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