The Philadelphia Eagles will be trying to clinch a playoff spot this weekend. This when they take on the Washington Redskins. Ths will be in their final regular season game if the year. Also, the game will be played on Sunday, December 30 at FedEx Field. It is scheduled to begin at 4:25 PM. ET. Next up, Eagles Vs Redskins betting lines.
The Eagles have managed to fight their way back into playoff contention. However, the defending Super Bowl champions will need to take care of business against the Redskins and get some help from the Chicago Bears, who are facing the Minnesota Vikings, who are currently in the sixth spot in the NFC.
If the Vikings lose and the Eagles beat the Redskins, they will make the playoffs as a Wildcard team. Eagles Vs Redskins picks below.
Nick Foles played well in relief of injured quarterback Carson Wentz. Foles gave Eagles fans a dose of déjà vu after leading them to the Super Bowl win over the Patriots last season. They will be hoping he can lead them to the promised land once again. However, they will need to get into the playoffs first.
Eagles Vs Redskins Lines
The Eagles have won four of their last five games and will need to make it five wins in their last six games when they play the Redskins.
Washington’s loss to Tennessee in their last game eliminated the team from playoff contention, bring an end to what was once a promising start for the team. The Redskins went from a 5-2 start to losing six of their last eight games due to significant injuries to the team.
Despite their rough finish, the Redskins have a lot to look forward to next season. However, with one game left this year, the team would love nothing more than to ruin their rival’s playoff hopes. Also, end their season on a high note.
Therefore, Adrian Peterson went over 1,000 yards for the season in their last game. Peterson will be trying to continue his climb up the all-time rushing list.
With his status for next season unknown, Peterson will try to show potential suitors that he can still be a feature back in the league. Does he still have it?
If Washington runs the ball well and plays better defense than they did in their last game, they will have a good chance to win this game. These are important keys.
NFL Week 17 Betting Picks and Predictions
The Philadelphia Eagles are favored to win this game by 6.5 points. The over/under on total points scored is 41.5.
The Eagles have struggled on the road this season, but they need to win this game and have played well over the last six weeks while the Redskins have not. Take the Eagles -6.5 and the under in this game.