Cox recorded five tackles (four solo), including a sack, in Sunday's loss to the Buccaneers.
Cox now has 2.5 sacks on the season and is well on his way to improving upon the 6.0 sacks he's averaged over the past two years. His success through two weeks has been even more impressive considering the schemes teams have deployed to slow him down. Looking ahead, Cox and the Eagles will look to notch a second win as they host the Colts in Week 3.
Cox recorded a sack in Sunday's victory over the Bears.
Cox had just one tackle to go along with his sack of Mitchell Trubisky, which he tallied early in the fourth quarter. The 26-year-old now has 5.5 sacks on the season. He saw 35 defensive snaps (64.0 percent) in the contest.
Cox recorded two tackles (one solo), one sack and one pass defensed in Sunday's win over the 49ers.
Cox was all over the field Sunday, as his sack count is now up to 4.5 on the season. The veteran was in danger of being suspended for fracturing Joe Staley's orbital bone, but it looks like he won't be facing any further disciplinary action.
Cox (calf) is active for Thursday's game against the Panthers, Zac Berman of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Cox was a full participant in practice all week so it's not all too surprising he'll be out on the field Thursday night. The veteran is returning from a two-game absence so the Eagles may look to limit his snap count. If that is the case, look for Beau Allen and Justin Hamilton to see expanded reps.
Pederson officially labeled Cox as a game-time decision for Thursday, despite the defensive tackle participating in all three of the team's practices this week. Because of the short turnaround between games, the intensity of all of those practices was low, so they may not have provided the Eagles with a proper gauge of Cox's health. The team will check back on Cox's condition after pregame warmups Thursday before making a ruling on his status.
|4||9/30/18||@ TEN||1:00 pm|
|6||10/11/18||@ NYG||8:20 pm|
|8||10/28/18||@ JAC||9:30 am|
|Bye: Week 9|
|11||11/18/18||@ NO||1:00 pm|
|14||12/9/18||@ DAL||4:25 pm|
|15||12/16/18||@ LAR||8:20 pm|
|17||12/30/18||@ WAS||1:00 pm|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|