Photos: Eagles Dash to “Giant” Comeback

From blowout to victory, the Eagles use four late TDs to comeback against Giants.

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DeSean Jackson got some help from his friends Sunday to clinch the Eagles second "Miracle at the Meadowlands." D-Jax's 65-yard punt return TD was the first punt return TD to end an NFL game and game the Birds a 38-31 win.
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Was anything more exciting than the last time the Eagles faced the Giants? In Week 15 last season (Dec. 19). In a matter of minutes what looked like it would be a Giants blowout turned into a "Mircale in the New Meadowlands" thanks to DeSean Jackson 65-yard punt return TD -- the first punt return TD to end an NFL game and game the Birds a 38-31 win.
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This could be the lasting image of the game but let's look back at the roller coaster ride that Eagles and Giants fans took Sunday.
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It was easy but Michael Vick's legs and arm -- along with a little luck -- carried the Eagles to victory.
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Early in the game Vick took hit after hit from the Giants defense. He was only sacked three times but took plenty of other hits.
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Giants QB Eli Manning took his share of hits also. Sorry Eli, Moises Fokou had your knee down before the ball was thrown.
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There was plenty of Mario Manningham for the Giants early as he scored the G-Men's first two TDs.
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Manningham wound up hauling in eight balls for 188 yards. But it wouldn't be enough for the men in blue.
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Eli was so happy afer throwing for his four TDs... but the excitement wouldn't last.
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Eli Manning wound up passing for 289 yards and four TDs on 23-for-39 passing.
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Manning might have more yards through the air but Vick had the more impressive performance. He threw for three TDs and 242 yards. But...
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Vick also did it with his feet as he rushed ten times for 130 yards and this score.
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Fans were speculating if Andy Reid had cost the Birds the game by pocketing his red flag on a momentum shifting DeSean Jackson fumble in the second half. Luckily the decision not to challenge didn't cost the Eagles the game.
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The game seemingly was iced in the fourth after Kevin Boss' TD grab made it 31-10.
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Sorry Eli -- after the Boss TD it was all Eagles the rest of the way.
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Jeremy Maclin had a big day as he caught two TD passes including tying the game at 31 with less than two minutes left.
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The play people will talk about for year's to come had to be DeSean's 65-yard punt return for a TD with no time on the clock.
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The return was almost as amazing as Jason Avant's crushing block that gave Jackson a clear shot to the end zone.
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Check out the anger expressed by Giants coach Tom Coughlin as DeSean dashed down the sideline. Hilarious!
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DeSean was mobbed by teammates after the game.
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The Eagles had plenty of reason to go wild after completing the 21-point fourth quarter comeback.
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And in case you were wondering, cameras only caught Vick giving hugs, not autographs, after the game.
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