The scoring drive came as the result of Favre's second interception of the game. While the turnover deprived the Packers of at least a field goal, a three-and-out defensive series would have given the Packers great field position from which to start their next series. Instead, the Eagles sliced through the Packers' defense as if it were a seven-on-seven, no-contact passing drill.
McNabb opened the drive with three consecutive completions, capped by a 20-yarder to tight end L.J. Smith to the 45. Running back Brian Westbrook was kept in check in the running game, but he took a sweep around left end for 14 yards and another first down.
McNabb then hit Dorsey Levens for 9 yards and Westbrook again for 18 yards to the 14. On that play, Grady Jackson mounted a rare Packers pass rush but McNabb unloaded the ball just in time, then Westbrook broke a Na'il Diggs tackle attempt to pick up 12 of the 18 yards.
McNabb finally threw an incompletion — his first after a team-record 14 straight connections — before a short completion to Westbrook set up a third-and-5 from the 9-yard line. McNabb then hit Westbrook on a swing pass in the left flat, made Ahmad Carroll miss and stiff-armed a suspect tackle attempt by Bhawoh Jue inside the 5-yard line to score the touchdown.