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This Sunday's matchup between the Redskins and Eagles is a prime case of two teams on drastically different paths.Washington was supposed to struggle mightily, with Philadelphia finally on the right track after having too many new faces in town for 2011 to be a success.In reality, the Redskins are in a three-way tie for the NFC East crown while the rival Eagles are firmly cemented in the division cellar with only a spoiler role to play for.In what is all but assured to be the final game at Lincoln Financial Field coached by Andy Reid, here are three bold predictions to look for. 1) The Redskins will hold LeSean McCoy to under 75 yards rushing.Washington currently has the NFL's sixth ranked rushing defense, holding opposing teams to just 95.6 yards per game so far. LeSean McCoy hasn't played in four weeks and while medically cleared from his concussion, I'm not sure I buy into a run-heavy game plan when you're playing for pride.With just two games left before the ...
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