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ANGRY BIRDS: Eagles fight past Ravens

In a contest heated at its core,
the Eagles defeated B-more.
They trailed at the half
but got the last laugh
after Mike Vick’s game-winning score.

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ONE AND … OH, NO: Eagles survive season-opening scare at upset-hungry Cleveland

In spite of four picks from Mike Vick,
the Birds pulled escape artists’ trick.
They looked one-loss bound
before the Dawg Pound,
but they scored a TD in time’s nick.

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NOT ‘PHINISHED: With win, Eagles stay in the hunt

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In desperate need of some wins,
the Eagles defeated the ‘phins.
Their win in South Beach
kept playoffs in reach,
much to their fanbase’s chagrin.
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Akers’ kicks help NFC stomp AFC

David Akers’ seven P.A.T.’s
meant the NFC won in a breeze.
His 52 Pro Bowl points
in his career annoints
Akers the all-time leader with ease.

Akers added two other field goals
and clanked a third off one of the poles.
His teammate, Mike Vick,
played one quarter, quick,
not attune to his familiar roles.

Michael Vick: NFC Offensive Player of the Week (15)

Michael Vick earned another weekly award
for carrying the Eagles’ comeback sword.
His offensive prowess
proved the conference’s best,
helping Philadelphia strike vict’ry’s chord.

Miracle at the (New) Meadowlands

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DeSean Jackson fielded a punt
to pull off a surreal Eagles stunt.
He took it all the way
to make the Birds’ day.
They had played like a collective runt.

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The first half played like a disaster.
Dimitri Patterson needed a pastor.
He wathched the Giants score thrice
to put the first half on ice.
Up 21, New York looked like masters.

Still leading with eight minutes to go,
the Giants had throttled their foe.
They contained Michael Vick:
no touchdowns and a pick,
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Sports stars fill Wells Fargo Center seats

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Michael Vick and DeSean Jackson
took in last night’s Sixers action.
When they joined the crowd,
the Philly faithful got loud,
as their fellow fans became an attraction.

Also on hand for the game,
two Phillies of popular name:
The big bat at first base
and the shortstop’s known face
added to the Wells Fargo crowd’s fame.