The Philadelphia Eagles are already facing a must-win game against the San Francisco 49ers. For the Eagles to emerge victorious, these five predictions must come true in Week 4.
I don’t like feeling this early in the season that a game is a “must win”, but that is the case for the Eagles.
A 1-3 start wouldn’t necessarily doom the team for a losing season, but it would be a significant blow to their playoff chances as well as officially put Eagles fans in rampage mode.
Even more concerning to the Eagles’ organization as a whole, is that the they could wind up being completely overshadowed and outdone by the Phillies. It is well known that the Eagles and Phillies compete against each other for the attention of Philadelphia sports fans.
If the Eagles start out 1-3 while the Phillies begin their World Series campaign, fans will turn all their positive attention towards the Phils and use the Eagles their whipping boys.
However, let’s not even think about that possibility. The Eagles n...