Mike Sielski: Eagles’ hype train is in overdrive. Carson Wentz is a reminder to apply the brake.

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The Philadelphia Inquirer

PHILADELPHIA — Jalen Hurts has had 21 games now as the Eagles’ starting quarterback, and their 24-7 victory over the Vikings on Monday night was his finest hour in those 21. He threw for 333 yards and a touchdown, ran for 57 yards and two more TDs, was sharp and commanding in every regard. It was a brilliant performance, and it was almost enough to make you forget that he wasn’t supposed to be the Eagles’ quarterback Monday night. The guy they face this Sunday at FedEx Field was. The guy they had to get rid of was. Carson Wentz was. As it turns out, this is an ideal time to have the Eagles pla…

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