Nick "Shaggy" Foles was on a roll there for a while, but in the end, the instincts to make the winning play were just not there.
Shaggy drove the Eagles to the Redskins 5 before his intentional grounding penalty ended the game.
Trying to play spoiler, the Eagles (4-11) fell short in what could be Andy Reid's last game coaching the team at home. Reid is unlikely to return to Philadelphia for his 15th season next year. The Eagles, who are missing the playoffs for the second straight year after coming in with huge expectations, finish at the New Meadowlands next weekend against the Giants (8-7), who were creamed by the resurgent Baltimore Ravens later in the day.
Shaggy was sacked or under duress on 19 of his 56 dropbacks (33.9 percent) Sunday, including pressure on the last play of the game. This continued a bad trend for the Eagles offensive line as Eagles' quarterbacks have been sacked or under duress on 29.7 percent of their dropbacks this season, the highest percentage...