Marcus Hayes: Jalen Hurts produces four TDs, Eagles defense forces three turnovers, special teams collapse, other observations from 33-26 loss to Cardinals

Hurts? So good. Four touchdowns, three through the air, with 338 passing yards. Two chances to tie or win in the last few minutes, on the road, against a playoff-level team, in just his second career start. The Eagles lost, 33-26, but Jalen Hurts had them in the game all night — a rare occurrence when Carson Wentz started the first 10 games. Wait. Carson who? Hurts’ detractors had a lot of ammunition even after he beat the first-place Saints and their No. 1 defense in his transcendent starting debut last week. He can’t go deep, they said; he’d thrown just two passes beyond 20 yards. He did it …

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