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Schwartz & Slay need to learn a valuable lesson ahead of final five games

There weren’t many positives at all to take from the Eagles’ embarrassing defeat to the Seahawks, but one was arguably how much the defense withstood. Goal-line stands and crucial plays that shifted momentum back into Pederson’s hands ensured the Eagles at least had a fighting chance – it was just one they ultimately squandered. However, they weren’t perfect…and more specifically, Darius Slay struggled.

As the NFL is rapidly finding out, silencing D.K Metcalf isn’t exactly easy. The 22-year-old wideout set the tone with a 900-yard rookie campaign. He already has 1,039 yards this year in just 11 games and now leads the league in receiving.