Carson Wentz, Jordan Howard guide Eagles earlier Bears


PHILADELPHIA — Carson Wentz threw for 239 yards and a single landing, Jordan Howard ran for 82 yards and a score and the Philadelphia Eagles held on for a 22-14 victory around the Chicago Bears on Sunday.

The Bears experienced just 9 yards in the 1st half and trailed 19- before David Montgomery experienced a pair of 1-lawn TD runs to make it a a person-possession video game in the fourth quarter.

But Philadelphia set it away with 16-perform, 69-lawn travel capped by Jake Elliott’s 38-garden subject aim. Wentz concluded all 4 of his third-down passes on the push for first downs.

The Eagles (5-4) have received two in a row just after a pair of lopsided losses.

The Bears (3-5) have dropped 4 straight.

Mitchell Trubisky was 10 of 21 for 125 yards and was sacked a few moments.

The Bears went a few-and-out on their to start with 5 possessions, getting minus-10 yards. They didn’t get a initially down until finally the remaining minute of the to start with fifty percent.

Wentz related with Zach Ertz more than the center for a 25-garden touchdown move to give the Eagles a 12- direct in the 2nd quarter. Elliott missed the extra stage wide proper.

Howard ran up the center 13 yards for a TD on the opening drive of the third quarter, extending the lead to 19-.

The Bears ultimately obtained going when Trubisky linked with Taylor Gabriel on a 53-garden go to the Eagles 9 and Montgomery ran in from the 1. He leaped in from the 1 early in the fourth quarter.

But Chicago could not full the comeback.

The Eagles experienced a very first down at the Bears 5 on their opening drive, but settled for a 28-garden discipline purpose by Elliott soon after Eddie Goldman sacked Wentz.

Elliott kicked yet another 28-yarder on the subsequent generate to make it 6-.

Familiar FACES

Howard averaged 4.3 yards for each have in his first sport towards his previous workforce. Jeffery had four receptions for 36 yards and at minimum two drops.

Nutritious SCRATCH

Eagles cornerback Sidney Jones, a second-round choose in 2017, did not gown. Jones was projected to be a very first-round decide on ahead of tearing his Achilles on his professional day. He has failed to dwell up to anticipations in his two-moreover seasons.

Accidents

Bears: Goldman (thigh) still left in the next quarter. … LB Isaiah Irving (quad) was inactive.

Eagles: WR DeSean Jackson lasted just just one series immediately after returning to the lineup for the very first time considering that struggling an abdomen personal injury in Week 2. He drew a move interference on the initially play and experienced a 5-property catch. … LT Jason Peters (knee) and LB Nigel Bradham every single missed their third straight sport.

UP Upcoming

Bears: Host the Lions (3-3-1) upcoming Sunday.

Eagles: Host the Patriots (8-) on Nov. 17 right after a bye.

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