PHILADELPHIA (AP) - No matter how hard he tried, Brian Dawkins
couldn't will the Denver Broncos to victory in his emotional return
David Akers kicked a 28-yard field goal with 4 seconds
remaining, lifting the Eagles to a 30-27 victory over the Broncos
Kyle Orton rallied the Broncos from a 27-10 deficit in the third
quarter, but Donovan McNabb led the Eagles on a winning drive in
the final minutes.
Rookie wide receiver Jeremy Maclin set up Akers' kick with an
outstanding, 27-yard catch along the sideline to the Broncos 13.
The catch initially was ruled incomplete, but it was overturned
after replays showed Maclin kept both feet inbound while making a
Three plays later, Akers nailed a gimme.