The Eagles have the NFL’s best record at 8-1 and are considered the favorites to represent the NFC in the Super Bowl.
While the Eagles were on their bye week before taking on the Cowboys next Sunday, they watched as the Saints, Rams and Vikings all served notice Sunday with impressive wins to join Philadelphia for NFC supremacy.
Woods, who had just three 100-yard receiving games over the previous four seasons, caught eight passes for 171 yards and two touchdowns. The big play was a 94-yard strike from Jared Goff, who threw for 355 yards with three touchdowns and zero interceptions.
“I can only imagine being in their position. It’s unbelievable,” the 24-year-old Marpet said of the Spyteks. “There’s a couple ways people can respond to that type of tragedy. For them to start a foundation to raise awareness is just incredible.”
It’s also something John Spytek felt was a necessity in the healing process for him and his family.
“When Evelyn passed, there were two things we could do: nothing or something,” he said. “We’re not do-nothing people. We do what feel like we have a responsibility. And there’s more that needs to be done because this is so important and affects a lot of people every year.
“I take a lot of solace knowing that slowly but surely we are moving the needle.”
Richard Sherman made his 99th consecutive start for the Seahawks in his team’s 22-10 win in Arizona on Thursday night. Unfortunately for Seattle’s ace cornerback, he found out before it was done he was going to fall short of 100.
For you simply to sit in front of the television set with someone from across the ideological divide, and for him to sit with you, means something it never did before, an argument and an agreement both, and a presumption of common ground.