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We've already spent time with Nate and developed him and worked with him." -- Nick Foles' first start in place of Carson Wentz was rock solid. He executed two nice screen plays -- a 19-yarder by Alshon Jeffery on a second-and-10, and a 32-yarder to running back Jay Ajayi on first down that set up a score.Sure, it came against one of the league's worst pass defenses -- the Giants are 29th in opponent passer rating (100.3), 32nd in touchdown passes allowed (30), 31st in sacks (22), 28th in yards allowed per attempt (7.8) and tied for 26th in interceptions (8). He threw four touchdown passes to four different receivers. He completed nine of 12 passes in the red zone, including all four of his TD throws. -- The Eagles became the first team in 26 years Sunday to block a punt, field goal and extra point in the same game.Jay Ajayi had a 22-yard run on a third-quarter TD drive and finished with 49 yards on 12 carries.--PASS DEFENSE: D - The Eagles had a tough day against Eli Manning and the Giants' wounded receiving corps. Ronald Darby had a second-quarter interception and Corey Graham made a nice game-saving play in the end zone on a throw to tight end Evan Engram. Manning was 10-for-15 on third down with eight first downs and two of his three touchdowns.After that, both Vaitai and fill-in LG Chance Warmack did a good job.--RUSHING OFFENSE: B-minus - Eagles didn't have a rushing touchdown for the fourth straight game and had just five rushing first downs for the second straight week.In watching Lynch, I can remember thinking, "this WR #3 is really good." It turns out that was Anthony Miller, who has put up big numbers at Memphis.A look at his production: As you can see in the above video, Crosby puts defenders on their asses.
--COACHING: B - Doug Pederson did a good job of setting up Nick Foles for success in his first start since Carson Wentz went down.The Giants finished with just four rushing first downs.Keep in mind, though, they came into the game with the league's fifth least productive ground game.That's the focus for me." So, you are going to play your starters against the Raiders regardless of whether the game is meaningful to your playoff situation?"I'm not going to cross that bridge because you're asking a question I don't know the answer to yet," he said.