Foles ties NFL record with 7 TD passes
Nick Foles has tied an NFL record by throwing seven touchdown
passes for the Philadelphia Eagles against the Oakland Raiders.
Foles matched the record last reached in the season-opener by
Peyton Manning when he connected with Riley Cooper on a 5-yard pass
with 4:28 remaining in the third quarter. It was his third TD pass
to Cooper on the day.
Foles also connected with Brent Celek, Zach Ertz, LeSean McCoy
and DeSean Jackson to become the seventh quarterback to throw for
seven TDs in a single game. The others to reach that mark are Sid
Luckman, Adrian Burk, George Blanda, Y.A. Tittle and Joe Kapp.
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