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Saints QB Taysom Hill Rockets Deep Ball For Touchdown Against Eagles

Dec 13, 2020, 5:01 PM
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Quarterback Taysom Hill #7 of the New Orleans Saints throws a second quarter pass against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on December 13, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
(Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Former BYU and current New Orleans Saints quarterback Taysom Hill launched a deep pass during the second half against the Philadelphia Eagles.

The Eagles hosted the Saints on Sunday, December 13.

With 1:46 left in the third quarter, Hill let loose on a 37-yard touchdown pass to Emmanuel Sanders.

Hill’s touchdown toss cut Philadelphia’s lead to 17-14. It was his third touchdown pass of the 2020 season.

The score capped a four-play, 60-yard drive by New Orleans.

After the throw, Hill was 18/24 for 168 yards, one touchdown, and one interception.

The former BYU quarterback also had three carries for 12 yards.

The Saints vs. Eagles game is broadcast on FOX.

Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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