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When West Meets East
Peter King
September 16, 1991
With a win in Philly, Phoenix showed it's an NFC East team in every way except geographically
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September 16, 1991

When West Meets East

With a win in Philly, Phoenix showed it's an NFC East team in every way except geographically

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Thirteen seconds remained when Sanders carried into the middle again. In the frenzy of Cardinals tacklers, someone batted at the ball and it squirted loose. Guess who recovered? Phoenix had its 13th turnover in two games, a league high. On the Cardinals sideline, there were hugs all around.

That's how good things get started for NFL teams, with goal line stands and team unity. The NFC East just might have a new big-time team.

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