Week 1-Philadelphia Eagles 31 @ St.Louis Rams 13- September 11,2011
*The Eagles are 6-3 vs the Rams since the Rams moved to St.Louis.
*Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo got his start in the NFL in 1999, when Eagles coach Andy Reid hired him as a defensive assistant. Spagnuolo spent eight years in Philadelphia.
ST. LOUIS -- Michael Vick rushed for 98 yards, LeSean McCoy scored twice and DeSean Jackson topped 100 yards receiving as the Philadelphia Eagles began their self-proclaimed Super Bowl drive with a 31-13 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.
The Eagles had 239 yards rushing and were 8 for 11 on third downs. The defense applied constant pressure and piled up five sacks, two by Justin Babin. Darryl Tapp forced a fumble by Sam Bradford that led to an easy 56-yard touchdown return by Juqua Parker.
Steven Jackson ran for a 47-yard score on the Rams' first play, but lasted only one more carry before leaving with a right leg injury for St. Louis. Bradford left for X-rays on a finger of his throwing hand in the fourth quarter.
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