Eagles' defense came to the rescue in opener

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The hip-hop star has geeked out over his Philadelphia Eagles gearing up to defend their Super Bowl championship in tonight's National Football League season opener.

"Offensively, we were sort of misfiring a little bit", Pederson said.

Falcons safety Keanu Neal left in the third quarter with a knee injury and did not return, after first hurting the knee in the second.

Against New England, tight end Trey Burton took a flip from Clement on a reverse and threw a 1-yard TD pass to Foles to give the Eagles a 10-point halftime lead.

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RED ZONE WOES: The Falcons were 1 for 5 in the red zone after struggling inside the opponents' 20 a year ago.

Eagles right tackle Lane Johnson confirmed that the Patriots did inspire the play while taking a knock at Tom Brady in the process. And I think when we get those changes again, we're going to come up with those plays.

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The Eagles coach Doug Pederson confirmed the "Philly Philly" was actually the failed trick play the Patriots attempted in a post-game interview. "The one that Tom dropped", he told WIP after the game. Bennett mostly stayed off the field in the preseason.

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The struggles in the red zone are nothing new for Atlanta, which ranked 23rd in RZ percentage last season. "They won a Super Bowl for a reason, they have the same guys on defence".

Jenkins stood with teammates while Bennett wandered behind them near the Eagles bench and adjusted his equipment.

Nick Foles could end up playing a new position when Carson Wentz comes back if he keeps this up. At the time, the Eagles led the Patriots 15-12 with under two minutes left in the first half.

During the game broadcast, Nike is expected to run a commercial featuring Kaepernick after making him the face of its 30th anniversary "Just Do It" campaign.

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