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Game Day: Eagles at Redskins

The Eagles look to again keep their playoff hopes alive against the floundering Washington Redskins at FedEx Field in Landover, Md.

Look for updates from Les Bowen later from the stadium, but here is our weekly look at the Daily News staff picks and the key matchups involved.


Les Bowen: Eagles, 20-13 (For more of Les' pick, click here)

Ed Barkowitz: Eagles, 17-14

Bill Conlin: Eagles, 24-13

Paul Domowitch: Eagles, 27-13

Marcus Hayes: Eagles, 28-21

John Smallwood: Eagles, 21-17

Vegas Vic: Eagles, 27-17 (For Vegas Vic's Week 16 selections, click here)


1. Eagles WR DeSean Jackson vs. Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall: Jackson had one catch for 8 yards in first meeting with Washington. Advantage: Even

2. Eagles RDE Trent Cole vs. Redskins LT Stephon Heyer: Heyer was moved from the right side to replace injured Chris Samuel. Advantage: Eagles

3. Eagles SLB Chris Gocong vs. Redskins TE Chris Cooley: Cooley had eight catches for 109 yards and a TD in the first game. Advantage: Redskins

To read the entire Scouting Report from Paul Domowitch, click here.