But it was just as tricky. The pass was flawless, just like Trey Burton's Super Bowl throw to Foles.
In 2016, the Falcons opened their season with a disappointing 31-24 loss to the Buccaneers.
Nike faced a backlash from some fans who urged a boycott of the company's products for glorifying Kaepernick.
The way Thursday night's game unfolded and how it finished was eerily familiar to the Falcons' 15-10 loss to the Eagles here back on January 13, 2018. One, last night's game peaked with a 14.8/25 in the 9:30 - 9:45 PM ET period during the first quarter, which says a lot about viewership patterns. There were 16 penalties in the opening half. Linebacker Jordan Hicks recorded 1 1/2 sacks and a team-high seven tackles.
Other events include a performance by Shawn Mendes, and a ticket giveaway for Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta.
Matt Ryan had a particularly brutal night throwing the ball.
Today is the day, Falcons fans. The Falcons led 6-3 at the half on a pair of Matt Bryant field goals.
Neither really demonstrated during the song Thursday night. He wandered behind teammates near the bench and adjusted his equipment this time.
After the game, however, Johnson compared the trickery to another play that made an appearance in the Super Bowl.
Eagles: WR Mack Hollins was placed on injured reserve hours before the game because of a groin injury. As the sign was unveiled, Eagles' Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Lurie celebrated at midfield, Lombardi Trophy in hand, with recent Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Brian Dawkins and almost 150 fans and members of the Eagles organization.
Moments later, led by veteran safety Malcolm Jenkins, the Eagles ran onto the field to another rousing ovation. The game was originally supposed to kickoff at 8:20 p.m. ET.
Up to that point in the game, the Eagles offense only had 150 total yards, and they looked stagnant and out of place. Jeff Overbaugh was promoted from the practice squad and takes Harris' spot. He stayed in the tunnel for the last three weeks.
Guard Ben Garland, cornerback Isaiah Oliver, and cornerback Blidi Wreh-Wilson. He has yet to be cleared for contact in his recovery from a torn ACL and LCL.
"It's a credit to him and how well he's worked in the offseason and obviously in training camp", coach Doug Pederson said Friday. It's uncertain when he'll return to the starting lineup.
First was the odd decision not to have the team's best player, Julio Jones, on the field during the first failed red-zone trip.
Of course, the play only works if Foles - unlike Brady - catches the ball.
The 2018-19 National Football League season opens on Thursday night with the Eagles starting their title defense and looking to accomplish a team feat that hasn't been done in more than a decade.
Philadelphia will unveil its first Super Bowl banner in franchise history in front of a sellout crowd.
Based on what he said, we should expect it to remain a theme throughout the season.
Yes, the Falcons had plenty of opportunities to put the Eagles away but didn't.