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The Eagles Should Try Covering Stefon Diggs

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It’s still just midway through the second quarter, and Stefon Diggs has caught four of five targets for 135 yards and two touchdowns. That includes a pair of bombs that the Eagles secondary made look much easier than an NFL defense ought to.

Kirk Cousins found Diggs for a 62-yarder...

...and then, on Minnesota’s next drive, a 51-yarder.

Safety help? What safety help? Even the Fox graphic was wondering:

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Diggs has been grumpy lately, upset with both his quarterback’s play and the Vikings play-calling that has slightly deemphasized his role in the offense. The Eagles are doing their part to calm the situation.

Deputy editor | Deadspin

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