Washington, Philly stay tied for initial in NFL’s misfortune division

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The Washington Redskins and Philadelphia Eagles stayed on tip of a shortest mountain in a NFL.

Washington and Philadelphia both won Sunday (whoa!) and are a co-leaders in a NFC East, a misfortune multiplication in football (that sound we contend is a AFC South saying, “Hey, don’t forget us!”). Washington kick a Chicago Bears 24-21 and a Eagles reason on to kick a Buffalo Bills 23-20. Both of your co-leaders in a NFL’s misfortune multiplication are 6-7.

Washington’s win guaranteed it’d technically finish Sunday night in initial place. The Redskins kick a Eagles so they reason a tiebreaker for a moment. Those dual teams play again on Dec. 26. The New York Giants, who are 5-7, play on Monday night opposite a Miami Dolphins.

As Washington was celebrating a win, a Eagles were perplexing to give divided a diversion during home to a Buffalo Bills. At a two-minute warning, Philly’s Sam Bradford took a 15-yard pouch on third-and-6 when he could have thrown it away. The Bills had a possibility to tie a diversion with a margin goal. But a Eagles got an interception with 1:16 to sign it.

Washington bounced behind from a bad detriment during home to a Dallas Cowboys on Monday night to kick a Bears 24-21. Washington survived when Robbie Gould missed a 50–yard field-goal try with 1:40 remaining. Kirk Cousins threw for 300 yards and a Redskins softened to 6-7.

 And so, on Dec. 13, a Redskins won their initial highway diversion of this season. Yes, they’re in initial place. And a .500 record is even in sight!

The Eagles have unexpected won dual straight, violence a New England Patriots and Bills on back-to-back weeks after it seemed their deteriorate was done. Did we design a Eagles to convene after they got broken by a Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving? This past week was all about a Chip Kelly-LeSean McCoy feud. Apparently a Eagles’ manager attempted job McCoy, whom he traded this offseason, and McCoy hung adult on him according to a Philadelphia Inquirer’s Jeff McLane. But Kelly didn’t need a handshake, he indispensable a win. McCoy had 74 rushing yards on 20 carries in his large punish game, and a Bills lost.

The Eagles and Redskins both got wins on Sunday. And given NFL manners contend someone from a NFC East has to make a playoffs, a victories were flattering big.

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Frank Schwab is a editor of Shutdown Corner on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him during shutdown.corner@yahoo.com or follow him on Twitter!

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