McCoy was targeted five times and took a back seat in the passing game to running back Darren Sproles, who caught all seven of his targets for 152 yards.
McCoy will go for his first 100-yard rushing game Sunday against the Redskins.
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McCoy and the Eagles will try to move to 2-0 next Sunday at Indy.
Among them is that the Jaguars promise to suffer from one of the weaker run defenses in the sport this year. They ranked 29th in that department at 131.8 yards per game last season and did little to bolster the talent around Pro Bowl linebacker Paul Posluszny.
Another is that McCoy appears to be reaching his peak as both a runner and pass-catcher out of the backfield. He rushed for a career-best 1,607 yards and a 5.1 per-carry average in 2013, added 52 carries for 539 yards in receiving and scored 11 touchdowns.
CBSSports.com senior Fantasy writers Jamey Eisenberg and Dave Richard both rank McCoy second among all running back options in Week 1. Just stick him in your lineups and watch him rack up the points.
McCoy hurt his right thumb Thursday against the Steelers. X-rays revealed no fracture or ligament damage.
McCoy added his left big toe is "feeling good" after it caused him to miss one practice last week. He should be fine for the Sept. 7 opener against Jacksonville.