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LI's Ifeanyi Momah struggles in Eagles' preseason loss to Patriots

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Ifeanyi Momah, center, fumbles

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Ifeanyi Momah, center, fumbles the ball as he is sandwiched between New England Patriots defensive back Malcolm Butler (29) and linebacker Dont'a Hightower (54) in the first half of an NFL preseason football game Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Foxborough, Mass. Credit: AP / Charles Krupa

Ifeanyi Momah probably would like to have a do-over of Friday night's preseason game.

With both Jeremy Maclin and Riley Cooper out, the former Glenn standout drew the start at wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, but wasn't able to do much with it.

Momah hauled in just three passes for 28 yards on four targets and lost two fumbles in the Eagles' 42-35 loss to the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium.

Momah also had a touchdown reception bounce out of his hands with 47 seconds left in the second quarter. Luckily for the Eagles, Arrelious Benn was there to pick up the deflection for the touchdown.

The 6-7 Momah was with the Eagles last year during training camp and preseason, but was cut before the regular season began. He suffered a knee injury during his senior season at Boston College in 2011 and was not on an NFL roster until 2013 as he pursued a Master's in business administration.

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