Philadelphia Eagles: 3 Takeaways from Dirk Koetter’s phone interview
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By Dominique Smith

The Philadelphia Eagles are gearing up for a battle with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Hear what Tampa Bay’s head coach, Dirk Koetter, had to say about the upcoming match up.

The Philadelphia Eagles and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a lot in common heading into Week 2 of the 2018 NFL season. Both teams walked away with a win in Week 1, and they both defeated one of the league’s top-offenses. The Eagles outlasted the Atlanta Falcons, and the Bucs took care of business against the New Orleans Saints..

Now, these two teams will face one another. One will remain undefeated. Who will it be?

Bucs’ head coach, Dirk Koetter, recently spoke with the Eagles’ media during a phone interview. Hear what he had to say:

Video courtesy of the Eagles official YouTube page

Here are some of the highlights:

1. Third downs are key to success.

A big part of the Buccaneer’s offensive success was due to what they were able to do on third down. They converted eight of their 13 third-down attempts.

Thirds downs were manageable due to the fact that they were typically in short-yardage...

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