The Philadelphia Eagles secured their first win of the preseason on Thursday night, defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-10, at TIAA Bank Field. Cody Kessler left the game with a concussion, allowing Clayton Thorson to redeem himself from last week, with a solid performance against the Jags. With the team likely deciding if they need to sign a quarterback, here are six players whose stock is up after the big win.
Sanders has a gear and a penchant for yards after contact that hasn’t been seen since the days of Shady McCoy. Sanders looked special at times on Thursday night and showed why he deserves to be a starter.
Sanders started the game against the Jaguars and then put his dynamic playmaking ability on display against the Jaguars, making jump cuts, running with power and picking up the blitz.
Here are several of Sanders top plays from his one half of action.