Jake Plummer-Eagle Nemesis

Jake Plummer through his career was a continual problem for the Eagles.

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1998 Arizona was 9-7 to Philadelphia’s 3-13.  Both games were close.

At Arizona-Eagles lost 17 to 3.

In a rare occurrence, the game was scoreless until the fourth quarter.  Jake Plummer went 21 for 35 for 173 yards.

At Philadelphia-Eagles lost 20 to 17 in overtime.

Jake Plummer through a nine yard touchdown pass to Rob Moore to tie the scored at 17.  Chris Jacke kicked a field goal in overtime.

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1999 Arizona was 6-10 to Philadelphia’s 5-11. Jake Plummer really ruined Andy Reid’s first year with two victories after the Eagles were in front.

At Philadelphia-Eagles lost 25 to 24.

Duce Staley ran for 111 yards but it didn’t make  much difference.  The Eagles blew a 24 to 6 halftime lead. Plummer was 25 for 38 for 274 yards and a touchdown.

At Arizona-Eagles lost 21 to 17.

Plummer was 25 for 48 for 274 yards and a touchdown.  Philadelphia led 17 to 7 midway in the fourth quarter.

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2001 Philadelphia was 11-5 to Arizona’s 7-9.

At Philadelphia-Eagles lost 21 to 20.

Leading 17 to 14, the Eagles could not make a first down on third and one from the Cardinals eight late in the game.  They settled for a field goal and a 20 to 14 lead.  Jake Plummer  capped a drive with a 35 yard touchdown pass to Mar Tay Jenkins.  There was  a 134 yard rushing effort from Correll Buckwater.  This hurt the Philadelphia Eagles in the Post Season and was among the toughest losses of the Reid era.

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2005 At Denver

The Broncos were 13 -3 to Philadelphia’s 6-10.

At Denver.  The Eagles lost 49 to 21.

Jake Plummer was 22 for 35 for 309 yards and four touchdowns.  The Broncos gained 564 total yards.

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