Originally posted on NBC Philadelphia  |  Last updated 12/11/11
In the city where the modern "Dream Team" failed to bring home an NBA championship, the Eagles kept their "Dream Team" season alive Sunday. Michael Vick returned to the Eagles lineup in Miami as he led the Eagles to 24 first half points as the Birds held on for a 26-10 win over the Dolphins. Vick looked rusty while completing just 15-of-30 passes for 208 yards, a score and an interception -- good for a 69.9 passer rating. His favorite targets were TE Brent Celek and WR DeSean Jackson who each had four grabs. DeSean also caught his first TD -- a 34-yard bomb -- since Oct. 9 in Buffalo. RB LeSean McCoy ran 27 times for 38 yards and two scores to get within one touchdown of Steve Van Buren’s team record (15) for rushing TDs in a season. But the Eagles beat the Fins because of their defense rather than the offense. They held Miami to just one TD in three trips into the red zone, sacked Miami QBs an incredible season-high nine times, got a safety on a Phillip Hunt sack and forced Mi...
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