Donovan McNabb didn’t need to throw the ball much to rack up big plays in a walkover 33-14 win over the Bucs.
Andy Reid on the Wildcat offense, which only generated seven yards on six plays: “It wasn’t blowing my blouse up.” (That image will keep me up at nights.)
LB Jeremiah Trotter recorded one tackle in 19 snaps in his return to the NFL, and felt the love from the Eagles crowd.
RB Brian Westbrook played a secondary role in his return to the lineup, with 35 yards on eight touches.
With Kevin Curtis out, WR Jeremy Maclin took advantage of the opportunity, catching six receptions for 142 yards and two touchdowns.
A five-game losing streak has left Bucs defensive leader LB Barrett Ruud miserable.
Tampa’s struggling offensive line will get a boost with the return of C Jeff Faine next week.
The Bucs defense has fallen apart without Monte Kiffin, but DE Jimmy Wilkerson was a bright spot with three sacks.
A number of drops by WR Michael Clayton could cost the veteran his job.
Raheem Morris says the Bucs are a “really well-coached football.”