“This is the first one. We have to start here. They're just in the way. We're clicking at the right time. We're about to ball out. They're in the way, so they've gotta get it. That's the way it is.”
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Maxwell's declaration that the time is clicking at the right time comes at an odd moment in the Eagles' season. The time lost their most recent game before the Week 8 bye, and the passing offense has yet to find a groove — the Eagles have just nine passing touchdowns all season.
However confident Maxwell and his teammates might be, the Eagles have to prove it on the field first. In their first meeting with the Cowboys, the Eagles lost 20-10 — Tony Romo left the game in the third quarter and backup Brandon Weeden finished the job.