Redskins Eagles Monday Night Football Preview and Pick

We end week 7 with a good one. The Washington Redskins visit the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday Night Football. These 2 teams don’t particularly like each other and this game is shaping up to be a classic NFL East rivalry game.

The Redskins come in at 3-2 and in 2nd place in the NFC East while the Eagles are 1st in the division with a 5-1 record.

Carson Wentz has been very impressive in year two. He is limiting his mistakes and finding the open player while going through his reads. He’s got 13 TD’s with only 3 INT’s on the year for a quarterback rating of 99.6.

On the other hand, Redskins QB Kirk Cousins has also been very good. He’s tossed 9 TD’s with only 2 INT’s for a quarterback rating of 106.4

Washington is 7th in total offense and Philadelphia ranks 5th.

Defensively they’re also similar with both teams being top 10 in stopping the run.

The Eagles beat the Redskins 30-17 in Washington’s home opener this year snapping a five game losing streak vs. the Redskins dating back to week 16 in 2014

We’re gonna go with the home team to secure a victory in a tight match up

Score: Redskins 24 Eagles 28