Eagles Pummel Giants, Manning


Published on October 12 2018 6:14 am
Last Updated on October 12 2018 6:15 am

Is the Eli Manning era over?

The Philadelphia Eagles picked up a victory during Thursday night National Football League action over the New York Giants and Manning, 34-13.

Philadelphia took a 14-3 opening quarter lead and led 24-6 at halftime. Alshon Jeffery pulled in a 13 yard pass from Carson Wentz. Jake Elliott kicked the point after.

Aldick Rosas got the Giants on the board with a 33 yard field goal.

Corey Clement had a one yard run and Elliott kicked. Rosas came back with another field goal and the Giants pulled within 14-6.

But Zach Ertz claimed a 10 yard pass and the kick was good. Elliott then added a field goal for the Eagles.

In the third quarter, Jeffery caught a one yard pass and the kick was good.

The lone touchdown for the Giants came on a Saquon Barkley 50 yard run. Rosas kicked the extra point.

Elliott got a field goal for the final scoring of the contest.

Manning connected on 24 of 43 passes for 281 yards and had one interception.


Thursday, October 11 Scoreboard

Philadelphia 34, New York Giants 13


Sunday, October 11 Schedule (All Times Central)

Chicago at Miami, noon

Indianapolis at New York Jets, noon

Tampa Bay at Atlanta, noon

Los Angeles Chargers at Cleveland, noon

Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, noon

Seattle at Oakland, noon

Arizona at Minnesota, noon

Carolina at Washington, noon

Buffalo at Houston, noon

Los Angeles Rams at Denver, 3:05 p.m.

Jacksonville at Dallas, 3:25 p.m.

Baltimore at Tennessee, 3:25 p.m.

Kansas City at  New England, 7:20 p.m.