Found August 16, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
LeSean McCoy is in mid-season form if this play on Thursday night is any indication. During the first quarter of the Eagles and Panthers game, LeSean took a handoff and absolutely juked Panthers cornerback Drayton Florence out of his jockstrap. Linebacker Thomas Davis also wasn’t immune to McCoy’s quick cuts. [8 Bit Sports] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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