Hey, you remember how this works, right? I hope so, we’ve done it for years.
Anyhoo, our Redskins-loving “staff” makes predictions in the post, readers make predictions in the comments, and the commenter who comes closest to predicting the final score gets to make a guest post. Hip-hip!
Chris Mottram: Redskins, 30-24
With the tempo of Chip Kelly’s offense, the Eagles’ defense will likely be on the field a lot. Which is excellent news for the Skins, because the Eagles’ defense is awful. Philly will score, but won’t be able to stop RGIII … enough to win, anyway.
Matt Terl: Redskins, 38-35
Thank goodness for this stupidly early kickoff otherwise I’d probably have an aneurysm waiting for the game to start.
JP Finlay: Redskins, 28-24
Skins are going to win. That offense will score. The Eagles will too, but the Skins D will make some stops and generate some turnovers. Expect a few Michael Vick holy **** plays, but RG3 will make a few too. Should be a lot of fun, with a lot of yards, but ...