Inside the locker room: Eagles kept pounding the rock vs. Lions at offensive line’s behest after early success
Hurts ran seven times for 71 yards, with a long of 21 yards while averaging 10.1 yards per attempt. Eagles coach Nick Siranni was asked about his approach after the game, saying he kept pounding the rock after seeing the team enjoy early success. He also said the feedback from the offensive line to the sideline was to keep running the ball behind them. On film, like you said, they weren’t really running the ball a lot,” Lions defensive lineman Michael Brockers said. They ran the ball a lot more than they have in the past, but that’s not an excuse for us.mlive.com
Vikings RB Cook up vs. Packers, who keep LT Bakhtiari out
(AP Photo/John Froschauer)Dalvin Cook is back for the Minnesota Vikings from a one-game absence, his injured groin cleared to play in Green Bay. Packers: QB Jordan Love, CB Kevin King, S Raven Greene, RB Aaron Jones, LB Randy Ramsey, OT David Bakhtiari, DL Billy Winn. ___LOS ANGELES RAMS AT MIAMIRams: RB Raymond Calais, OL Brian Allen, WR Trishton Jackson, TE Brycen Hopkins, DL A’Shawn Robinson. Dolphins: RB/WR Lynn Bowden Jr., RB Salvon Ahmed, FB Chandler Cox, CB Jamal Perry, RB Jordan Howard, DE Jason Strowbridge. Bengals: K Austin Seibert, WR John Ross III, RB Joe Mixon, OG Michael Jordan, C Trey Hopkins, OT Bobby Hart, OT Jonah Williams.