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NFL Capsule: Eagles at Cardinals
By The Associated Press
(AP) -- PHILADELPHIA (2-0) At ARIZONA (2-0)
Sunday, 4:05 p.m., FOX
OPENING LINE - Eagles by 4
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Philadelphia 0-2; Arizona 2-0
SERIES RECORD - Cardinals lead 56-54-5
AP PRO32 RANKING - Eagles No. 6; Cardinals No. 12
LAST MEETING - Cardinals beat Eagles 21-17, Nov. 13, 2011
LAST WEEK - Eagles beat Ravens 24-23; Cardinals beat Patriots 20-18
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Dallas Reynolds, who spent last three seasons on practice squad, will start at C for Eagles after Jason Kelce tore ACL and is out for season. Kelce started all 16 games last season. ... Philadelphia opponents have reached red zone 4 times, tied for third-fewest in NFL. On those occasions, opponent has scored TD once. Arizona has had opponents in red zone seven times and allowed two TDs. ... Philadelphia is only NFL team to win first two games each by one point. ...
Eagles LB DeMarco Ryans leads team with 18 tackles, including four tackles for loss. He had sack and INT in last week's win over Ravens. ... Philadelphia has nine turnovers in first two games. No one else in the NFL has more than 6 (Chiefs). ... QB Michael Vick is 2nd in NFL in yards passing (688) and first in interceptions (6). ... CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, acquired by Eagles in trade that sent QB Kevin Kolb to Arizona, had two interceptions in season-opening win against Cleveland. ... Arizona DE Calais Campbell was NFC defensive player of week after getting 10 tackles, two sacks, two tackles for loss and three QB hits vs. Patriots. ... Arizona ILB Daryl Washington is second in NFL with 23 tackles. He had 13 against New England. ... Arizona WR Larry Fitzgerald needs two receptions for 700, which would make him youngest player to get there. He is 29; Jason Witten was 30 when he hit 700. ... In last season's win over Eagles, Fitzgerald had seven catches for 146 yards and two TDs. He had one catch for 4 yards last week against Patriots. ... Cardinals CB Patrick Peterson was in on two offensive plays against New England in the wildcat formation. He gained 17 yards on his first play and handed off to LaRod Stephens-Howling on the second. ... Arizona was first team from NFC West to beat Patriots since league realignment in 2002. ... Cardinals have sacked opponents two or more times in eight consecutive games. ... Arizona has not allowed more than 20 points in 11 consecutive games, going 9-2 in that span.
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Updated September 20, 2012