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Bryce Dallas Howard Jordan Howard says Eagles wore down Bills, ‘they didn’t really want to tackle us’

Bryce Dallas Howard Jordan Howard says Eagles wore down Bills, ‘they didn’t really want to tackle us’

Bryce Dallas Howard

Not many teams have been able to run off the Buffalo Bills defense this year, but the Philadelphia Eagles made one of the top run defenses in the league look mortal. Philadelphia had a season-high 218 yards against Buffalo in a 31-13 victory, the most rushing yards they had in a game since a Thanksgiving win over Dallas in 2014. Jordan Howard was the bell cow of the rushing attack, running the ball 23 times for 96 yards and a touchdown in the win. Howard’s bruising running style wore down the Bills defense in the fourth quarter, specifically when the Eagles were trying to run out the clock up 11 points in the fourth quarter. Howard had 11 carries for 55 yards and a touchdown in the final quarter, knowing the Bills defense was feeling the aftershock of the Eagles’ ground game. “We were able to wear the defense down,” Howard said, via Reuben Frank of NBC Sports Philadelphia. “You could tell at the end of the game they really did
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