Giants Vs. Eagles 2012: 'A lot to celebrate about this'

It was only by a few feet, but the Philadelphia Eagles got a win over their divisional rivals the New York Giants, coming away 19-17 victors when Lawrence Tynes' field goal was just short.

Jason Brewer of Bleeding Green Nation took a moment to celebrate a team that is now 3-1 - with those three wins coming by a combined four points, thanks to some late-game heroics.

This is the 3rd time this season that the Eagles have won a game with a 4th quarter drive. And its the second time they've done it against a team considered a Super Bowl contender.

Leading the way for the Eagles was their quarterback, Michael Vick: after entering the game as the league leader in turnovers, the Eagles didn't cough up possession once, thanks in large part to a 241-yard performance by Vick:

We really saw a different Michael Vick tonight, one that looked more like the 2010 version we all fell in love with than the 2012 version that had his covering our eyes with every throw. Vick was decisive with his throws, he didn't take unnecessary chances and he ran the ball!

Jordan Raanan also pointed out Vick's outing, but also singled out backup cornerback Brandon Hughes when highlighting the game's best and worst players. Hughes filled in admirably after Nnamdi Asomugha left the game when Ramses Barden poked him in the eye:

He blanketed Giants wide receiver Dominik Hixon on two incompletions in the first quarter, and when he did step in to replace Asomugha, Hughes held his own as the Giants went right at him to begin the second half.

The Eagles head across the state to face the Pittsburgh Steelers next.

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