10 things we learned from the Eagles’ big win over the Giants
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By Brandon Lee Gowton

The Eagles defeated the New York Giants on Thursday evening, 34-13. Here’s a look at the things we learned from Philadelphia’s big divisional win.

Wasn’t last night’s game so much fun?

It feels like it’s been too long since an Eagles game has been so thoroughly enjoyable. Lately the Eagles have been painful to watch due to their insistence to shoot themselves in the foot at key moments and generally make sloppy mistakes.

That wasn’t the case last night. Everyone balled out from the jump. That was very encouraging to see a must-win game against a division opponent.

It was also just nice to see the Eagles win comfortably for once. They haven’t done that since the beat the Vikings in the NFC Championship Game, 38-7. Until now, everything’s come down to the wire.

Beating a bad team Giants doesn’t magically fix all of the Eagles’ issues but it does take some sting out of the reigning Super Bowl champions’ slow start to their 2018 campaign. It’s good to know Eagles football can still be enjoyable.

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