Mike Davis

Eagles plan to learn from rare loss while nesting out West

Doug Pederson thinks the Philadelphia Eagles could derive some long-term benefits from the short-term pain of their humbling loss in Seattle.

The head coach is also hoping that a week in sunny Southern California will allow the Eagles to regain their winning edge before they face another playoff contender.

The Eagles (10-2) flew down the West Coast after their nine-game winning streak ended with Sunday night's 24-10 loss to the Seahawks. They'll spend the next week away from home before their showdown with the Los Angeles Rams (9-3) in a meeting of NFC division leaders.

"It's hard when you've got back-to-back West Coast trips like this, to be able to fly back...

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