Eagles Hold On Against the Falcons to Reach the N.F.C. Title Game
The Philadelphia defense stopped Atlanta near the goal line to clinch the win.
PHILADELPHIA — With quarterback Nick Foles engineering several long drives, the rookie Jake Elliott kicking three field goals and the defense getting stingy in the tightest of spots, the Philadelphia Eagles moved into the N.F.C. championship game by beating the Atlanta Falcons, 15-10, on Saturday.LeGarrette Blount scored the Eagles’ only touchdown of the game, rushing 1 yard on fourth down for a 6-3 lead early in the second quarter. Elliott missed the extra point.Foles directed brilliant marc...
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