Ajayi inspires Eagles to winning start against Falcons

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At one point, tell-it-like-it-is Philly fans were booing the current Super Bowl champs on live TV for their lame efforts on the field. The Eagles managed to win the clunker against the Atlanta Falcons, due in large part to Matt Ryan's complete ineptitude whenever the game's on the line, but it wasn't pretty. Additionally, Atlanta will need to preform better this season against the Eagles than they did last time they played, which was in the divisional round. Wearing his gold Hall of Fame jacket, former safety Brian Dawkins riled up the sellout crowd with owner Jeffrey Lurie by his side and led a chorus of "Fly Eagles Fly".

Ajayi also rushed for a two-point conversion and quarterback Nick Foles caught a pass for the second straight National Football League game as the Eagles re-enacted a trick play from the Super Bowl before sealing the win with a defensive stand.

Foles, who almost retired two years ago and started last season as the backup quarterback, was filling in Thursday for the Eagles' injured star Carson Wentz. Instead, he reached into the Patriots' bag of tricks and stole the exact same play the Patriots ran against them in the Super Bowl.

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Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) moves out to pass against the Los Angeles Rams during the first half at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The ball went through Jones' hands. "Just were looking for a big play, somebody to make a play". And here's where it's worth noting that both plays happened on third-and-5.

Eagles linebacker Jordan Hicks had 1½ sacks in his first game since rupturing his Achilles tendon last October. Jones only had three TD catches last season. At the time, the Eagles led the Patriots 15-12 with under two minutes left in the first half.

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