Time For Eagles to Walk the Walk

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This is it. This has to be it - the ledge, the precipice, the cliff's edge.

At 3-4, coming off their worst overall performance in an underwhelming season, the Eagles fly to New Orleans for their last real chance. It is put-up-or-shut-up time, once and for all, for a team that sure loves the sound of its own voices.

Whether they're talking about being a dynasty in training camp, complaining about the fans on Twitter, or making speeches in players-only meetings, these Eagles have mastered the oral part of the exam. Monday night, with a national audience bearing witness, they face an absolute, must-win football game.

Put up. Or shut up.

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