If the eagles could have closed the deal against the Giants, they would be sitting in the No. 7 spot in the NFC playoff race at 6-6 and would have been just 1.5 games behind the Cowboys for the divisional crown.
The Philadelphia Eagles beat themselves and left plenty of missed opportunities on the field losing to the Giants 13-7. The Eagles turned it over four times and had several key dropped passes that led to the loss.
The Philadelphia Eagles never trailed and dominated the New Orleans Saints 40-29. The Eagles had a 33-7 lead going into the fourth quarter and got conservative allowing the Saints to close the gap before ultimately putting it away.