In another miserable performance, the Philadelphia Eagles put together a year's worth of blunders fit for a football follies video.
A 34-13 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday night featured four fumbles, one interception and one punt blocked by a teammate. That brought the Eagles' turnovers total to an NFL-high 34 in 14 games. They've only forced 12.
''Turnovers destroy you in this league,'' coach Andy Reid said Friday, stating the obvious. ''If we didn't know it before, we know it now.''
Lucky for the Eagles (4-10) and their frustrated fans, only two games remain in this nightmare season.
''I was thoroughly embarrassed,'' wide receiver Jason Avant said after another loss in front of a national television audience. ''I don't care if there were no cameramen there or if we were playing over at the University of Penn. That type of thing that happened was embarrassing wherever you are, even if you're in the sandlot. So, never mind that it was on a national stage, it was just...