Some key stats:
- The Eagles get LeSean McCoy back, who was concussed vs Redskins on 11/18 and hasn't played since.
- This will likely be Andy Reid's last game at the Linc.
- Only two starters from Week 1 that remain for Eagles offense: Evan Mathis and FB Stanley Havili. The Redskins OLine has not missed a game yet.
- The Eagles were 3-6 when the Redskins faced them last.
- Redskins turnover ratio is +13, Eagles is....wait for it....-22.
- QB ROBERT GRIFFIN III completed 14 of 15 (93.3 pct.) for 200 yards with 4 TDs and 0 INTs for 158.3 rating in last meeting, earning NFC Off. Player of Week
- RB ALFRED MORRIS leads NFL rookies with 1,322 rush yards. Needs 194 yards to break the franchise record for a season (Portis)
- Kai Forbath is 15/15. He needs 1 FG to tie NFL record for consecutive FGs by a rookie.
|Kickoff||1:00 PM EST|
|Line||Redskins -6.5 (opened at -4.5), o/u 45|
|Announcers:||Thom Brennaman, Brian Billick, Laura Okmin|
|Radio||ESPN 980 (regional station list)
SIRIUS: 134, XM: 229
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|Former Skins on PHI||- Eagles Defensive Coordinator Tood Bowles played CB and safety for Skins from 1986-1990 and 1992-1993.|
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11/18/12: Eagles 6 at Redskins 31. Rookie QB Robert Griffin III completes 14 of 15 (93.3 pct.) for 200 yards with 4 TDs & 0 INTs for 158.3 passer rating & rushes for 84 yards.
1/1/12: Eagles 34, Redskins 10. Philadelphia QB Michael Vick passes for 335 yards & 3 TDs, including 2 in 4th quarter (62, 4). Eagles RB Dion Lewis adds TD run.
- Redskins have covered all 4 games vs NFCE opponents
- Redskins lead the series 79-70-5
Redskins (via NFL):
- RB LE SEAN MC COY has 17 TDs (13 rush, 4 rec.) in his past 15 at home. RB BRYCE BROWN leads NFL rookies with 2 150+ yard rush games...
- WR JEREMY MACLIN has 13 catches for 177 yards (88.5 per game) & TD in past 2. Has 246 receptions, most by Eagle in 1st 4 seasons. Had 8 catches for 105 yards in last home game vs. Was.
(H/T to Redskins.com and ScoresAndOdds.com for some of the preview info)
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