Distribution, observations of week 3
The Eagles (1-2) were embarrassed by their divisional rival on national television in a disastrous and worrying 41-21 loss.
After a Week 1 explosion against Atlanta, the Philadelphia offense is now on the hunt for an identity.
Philadelphia only threw the ball once in the first quarter and once again totally failed Miles Sanders.
Here is the tally of Monday’s debacle.
Sep 27, 2021; Arlington, Texas, United States; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts (1) passes the ball against the Dallas Cowboys in the first quarter at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports
Jalen Hurts 58 snaps Hurts was 25 of 39 for 326 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions.
Sep 27, 2021; Arlington, Texas, United States; Philadelphia Eagles running back Miles Sanders (26) jumps over Dallas Cowboys strong safety Damontae Kazee (18) as safety Jayron Kearse (27) moves for the tackle during the second quarter at AT&T stage. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports
Miles Sanders 35 shots Kenneth Gainwell 18 shots Boston Scott 4 shots The Eagles’ running game was non-existent Monday night, as Miles Sanders recorded 35 shots and just two runs. Gainwell had a reach.
Sep 27, 2021; Arlington, Texas, United States; Philadelphia Eagles head coach Nick Sirianni chats with quarterback Jalen Hurts (fullback) and wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) during the third quarter of their game against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium . Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports
DeVonta Smith 57 shots Jalen Reagor 50 shots Quez Watkins 38 shots Greg Ward 16 shots JJ Arcega-Whiteside 4 shots DeVonta Smith was targeted six times but recorded only 3 captures for 28 yards. Jalen Reagor led the Eagles receivers with five catches.
Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz warms up during joint practice with the New England Patriots at the Eagles NFL football training camp on Monday, August 16, 2021 in Philadelphia. (AP Photo / Matt Rourke)
Dallas Goedert 34 shots Zach Ertz 30 shots Jack Stoll 4 shots Ertz was targeted seven times, Goedert was targeted four times, as they combined for six catches and over 100 yards.
Sep 19, 2021; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; Philadelphia Eagles offensive guard Isaac Seumalo (56) before action against the San Francisco 49ers at Lincoln Financial Field. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
Andre Dillard 58 shots Landon Dickerson 58 shots Lane Johnson 58 shots Jason Kelce 58 shots Isaac Seumalo 39 shots Nate Herbig 19 shots Andre Dillard played solid on the left tackle, while Landon Dickerson’s first start was an early disaster. Isaac Seumalo could run out of time after being blown away.
Sep 27, 2021; Arlington, Texas, United States; Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Fletcher Cox (left) recovers a fumble from Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (not shown) for a first quarter touchdown at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports
Derek Barnett 55 shots Javon Hargrave 50 shots Josh sweat 49 shots Milton Williams 47 shots Fletcher Cox 44 shots Ryan Kerrigan 27 shots Hassan Ridgeway 26 shots Marlon Tuipulotu 7 shots Tarron Jackson 5 shots Williams took the start in place of an injured Brandon Graham , and the veteran missed a lot all night long. Fletcher Cox was forced to come out with cramps.
Sep 27, 2021; Arlington, Texas, United States; Philadelphia Eagles linebacker TJ Edwards (57) and cornerback Steven Nelson (3) tackle Dallas Cowboys wide receiver CeeDee Lamb (88) during the fourth quarter at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Singleton 57 shots Eric Wilson 49 shots TJ Edwards 31 shots Patrick Johnson 28 shots Genard Avery 17 shots Patrick Johnson started linebacker in a 3-4 look, while Alex Singleton struggled at the point of attack.
November 1, 2020; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Josh Sweat (94) and cornerback Darius Slay (24) tackle Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Gallup (13) in the second quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
Anthony Harris 77 Darius Slay snaps 76 Steven Nelson snaps 76 Marcus Epps snaps 67 Avonte Maddox snaps 48 K’Von Wallace snaps 11 Wallace snaps left the game early after a tackle on Ezekiel Elliott and things went downhill from there.