By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The Philadelphia Eagles dismantled the Denver Broncos on Sunday. The Eagles won 51-23 over the Broncos at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The Eagles improved to 8-1 on the season. Philadelphia has now won seven straight games after losing to the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 2.
Philadelphia Eagles running back Jay Ajayi rushing the ball against the Denver Broncos (Getty Images)
The Broncos have fallen to 3-5 on the season under first-year head coach Vance Joseph.
Broncos kicker Brandon McManus connected on a 52-yard field goal. Then, the Eagles scored 17 straight points.
Alshon Jeffery caught a 32-yard touchdown reception from Carson Wentz. Jake Elliott then made a 45-yard field goal. Corey Clement also caught a 15-yard touchdown reception from Wentz with 53 seconds left in the first quarter.
McManus connected on a 53-yard field goal to cut the lead to 17-6. Trey Burton then caught a 27-yard touchdown reception from Wentz.
McManus then booted a 24-yard field goal to make it 24-9 with 3:03 left in the second quarter. Jay Ajayi, who was playing in his first game with the team after being acquired from the Miami Dolphins, scored on a 46-yard rushing touchdown for a 31-9 lead with 1:20 left in the half.
Clement then scored on a two-yard rushing touchdown to give the Eagles a 38-9 lead. Jeffery made it 44-9 when he caught a four-yard touchdown reception from Wentz, before Elliott missed the extra point.
The Broncos scored two straight touchdowns to cut the lead to 44-23. Brock Osweiler hit Demaryius Thomas for a one-yard touchdown reception.
Brandon Marshall then picked up a fumble and returned it for a 19-yard fumble return for a touchdown.
Clement then closed out the scoring with a four-yard rushing touchdown for the 51-23 lead.
Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz went 15 of 27 for 199 passing yards. He had four touchdowns.
Jay Ajayi had eight carries for 77 yards, including a touchdown. Clement had 12 carries for 51 yards, including two touchdowns. LeGarrette Blount had nine carries for 37 yards. Wendell Smallwood had five carries for 25 yards.
Eagles kicker Jake Elliott also made a field goal.
Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler went 19 of 38 for 208 passing yards. He had one touchdown and two interceptions.
Devontae Booker had six carries for 21 yards. C.J. Anderson had nine carries for 13 yards.
Thomas had eight receptions for 70 yards, including a touchdown. Cody Latimer had two receptions for 51 yards. Emmanuel Sanders had a 30-yard reception. Jamaal Charles had four receptions for 23 yards.
Broncos kicker Brandon McManus also made three field goals.
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