Eagles-Redskins Preview Capsule
By The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (7-9) at PHILADELPHIA (10-8)
Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, FOX
OPENING LINE - Eagles by 9+
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Washington 9-7, Philadelphia 6-9-1
SERIES RECORD - Redskins lead 86-76-5
LAST MEETING - Eagles beat Redskins 24-0, December 30, 2018
AP PRO32 RANKING - Redskins No. 27, Eagles No. 5
REDSKINS OFFENSE - OVERALL (28), RUSH (17), PASS (28).
REDSKINS DEFENSE - OVERALL (17), RUSH (17), PASS (15).
EAGLES OFFENSE - OVERALL (14), RUSH (28), PASS (7).
EAGLES DEFENSE -OVERALL (23), RUSH (30), PASS (7).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Eagles have won four consecutive matchups, longest winning streak in series since 2001-04. ... Redskins QB Case Keenum making first start for Redskins since offseason trade from Broncos. ... In previous game at Philadelphia, Keenum threw for TD and two picks with Minnesota in NFC title game loss to Eagles in January 2018. ... With Colt McCoy injured, rookie Dwayne Haskins will back up Keenum. ... RB Derrius Guice expected to make NFL debut after missing 2018 season with torn left ACL. ... LT Trent Williams remains on reserve/did not report list amid dispute with team. ... Donald Penn to start at LT in Williams' absence. ... TE Jordan Reed unlikely to play because of concussion. ... S Landon Collins to make Washington debut after playing first four seasons with Giants. ... RB Adrian Peterson eighth on career list with 13,318 yards rushing. He's tied with Hall of Famer Jim Brown for fifth with 106 TDs rushing. ... Eagles QB Carson Wentz plays first game since Week 14. ... WR DeSean Jackson plays his first game for Philly since former coach Chip Kelly released him following his best season in 2013. ... RB Jordan Howard makes Eagles debut after rushing for 3,370 yards and 24 TDs in three seasons with Bears. ... Zach Ertz set NFL record last year for most catches by TE with 116. ... DT Fletcher Cox had career-high 10+ sacks last season. Fantasy tip: Jackson could have a big day facing his former team in his return to the team that drafted him.
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Updated September 5, 2019