That was within the NFC Championship Sport, with each groups on the precipice of the Tremendous Bowl. Issues are a lot completely different a pair months later.
Neither staff is in first place of their respective divisions, and the Eagles enter Sunday with a 2-2 document whereas the Vikings sit at 1-2-1. Each groups had designs of deep playoff runs this season, so every staff has a lot forward of it by way of 1 / 4 of the NFL season.
This is every part you might want to know for Sunday's sport.
Who: Philadelphia Eagles (2-2) vs. Minnesota Vikings (1-2-1)
What: Week 5, 2018 NFL Season
The place: Lincoln Monetary Area, Philadelphia
When: four:25 p.m. ET, Sunday
TV: Fox
Announcers: Joe Buck (play-by-play), Troy Aikman (analyst), Erin Andrews (sideline)
Native radio: 94 WIP

Forecast: Largely sunny, 82 levels, appears like 87 levels, 68 % humidity, winds SW 7 mph (through
Betting line: Philadelphia by Three factors
Over/below: 47 (through Oddsshark)
Three storylines
1. Which staff rebounds?
Neither staff figured to spend this season hovering across the .500 mark, and each have had some evident struggles early within the season. So one thing must give Sunday. Final week, the Eagles misplaced an extra time heartbreaker at Tennessee, whereas the Vikings dropped their Thursday night time matchup on the Rams. Somebody will get again on observe Sunday.
2. How does Philadelphia's move protection maintain up?
The Titans shredded the Eagles by way of the air final week in an uncharacteristic displaying for Jim Schwartz's unit. It would not get a lot simpler with Kirk Cousins having Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs at his disposal. Jalen Mills has borne the brunt of the general public criticism, although Ronald Darby has struggled, too, and each have powerful duties forward. Rookie Avonte Maddox would possibly see a considerable period of time at security on this one, too.
Three. Does Philadelphia shake up the offensive line?
The Eagles will reportedly make a change on the road this week with Isaac Seumalo stepping in for Stefen Wisniewski at left guard. Seumalo is a much bigger participant than Wisniewski, and he would possibly be capable of assist beef up an offensive line that has had some struggles defending Carson Wentz. The final time Seumalo noticed prolonged motion was in the beginning of final season when he entered the yr because the beginning left guard earlier than ceding the job to Wisniewski. Wisniewski and the remainder of the Eagles offensive line was nice final yr. It is a subplot to observe.
Prediction: Eagles 35, Vikings 31
Season prediction document: 1-Three