There was little sense of his lingering shoulder injury as the quarterback returned to potential-MVP form in the first half with two scores through the air and another rushing.
The 24-year-old, who threw successfully for 16 of his 24 attempts for a total of 154 yards on Sunday, had the home side up 28-0 and head coach Nick Sirianni chest-bumping his assistants at the break.
— Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) January 22, 2023
Running back Matt Breida scored on an eight-yard rush in the third to finally get the Giants on the board, but the Eagles responded in the final quarter with a field goal and another touchdown to put the game to bed.
NEVER NICE, ALWAYS NNADI 😈 pic.twitter.com/Il7PBx6zS0
— Kansas City Chiefs (@Chiefs) January 21, 2023
Quarterback Patrick Mahomes gave Chiefs fans a scare when he limped off the field with an ankle injury in the second quarter, with 37-year-old backup Chad Henne deputising admirably by throwing a touchdown pass in his absence.