Found October 28, 2012 on Football Nation:
This Sunday, the Falcons (6-0) travel North to Philadelphia to face the Eagles (3-3).  Both teams are coming off byes and are looking to improve their records.The Eagles are a difficult team to figure out.  They have lost 2 straight games and are looking to earn a big win against the Falcons on Sunday.  There are a lot of problems surrounding the Eagles and many of them are centered on Mike Vick.  The performance by Vick this year has been very poor at best.  He has thrown 8 interceptions and fumbled the ball 9 times so far this year. This has caused some people to speculate that Vick my be in danger of losing his starting job if he does not improve soon.The turnover issue for the Eagles is something the Falcons are going to try to exploit as the Eagles are last in the NFC in turnover differential at -9.  The Falcons are on the opposite end of the spectrum as they are 2nd in the NFC in turnover differential at +10. Turnovers have been a big reason why the Falcons are the only unbeat...
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