It’s finally here. The long-awaited divisional playoff game is upon us. Eagles vs. Falcons with the winner advancing to the NFC Championship next weekend.

Check out our CB staff predictions for the showdown. Do you have some money on the game, the line has been weird all week, but moved a bit today.

Follow along for today’s games here and in the comments below as the birds play in their first playoff game since 2014.


3…2…1….WINNERS! The Eagles held on for the 15-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons to advance to the NFC Championship! Nick Foles was 23-30 for 246 yards. The Eagles tried to find ways to lose, but managed to pull it out with the great defense.


It’s lit:

54 seconds away from THE NFC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME!!!!!!!


And on 4th and goal the Eagles MAKE THE STOP:


This is good. The Eagles are in the lead 15-10:


The Eagles drove down the field, but stalled and settled for a Jake Elliot field goal. End of the third quarter…Eagled lead 12-10. Buckle up.


The teams exchanged punts to start the second half. In other news…this is an interesting nugget about having one second left on the clock in the first half:


The halftime entertainment dog was on point tonight:


IT’S GOOD! With 1 second left in the first half, Jake Elliot drilled a a 53-yard field goal to make it 10-9 Falcons. At the break, Matt Ryan is 12-17, 116 yards and 1 TD. Nick Foles is 11-15 for 101 yard. Other first half stats.


The Falcons take advantage of the turnover and punch it in for a touchdown on a great scramble and throw by Matt Ryan on 3rd and goal. Atlanta back on top, 10-6. Midway through the 2nd quarter.


The Eagles forced a punt and then wrong place, wrong time:

Falcons ball.


TOUCHDOWN!!! The Eagles go for it on fourth down after a wild series at the goal line…Jake Elliot MISSES the PAT. Eagles lead 6-3. Emotional roller coaster and only middle of the 2nd quarter.




End of the 1st quarter: Falcons 3, Eagles 0. BUT the Eagles are driving, on the Jay Train, who is holding on to the ball…for now.


Joel Embiid is in the building:


The ensuing drive the Eagles drove into Falcons’ territory, potentially into field goal range, and then Nick Foles showed up:



The Falcons take the fumble and drive into the red zone, but the Eagles hold them to a field goal. Atlanta up 3-0 early in the first quarter.


Nothing is going right:


Eagles get ball to start, big pass interference on the first play and then this:


The Eagles will get the ball to start the game:


🚨🚨 Carson Wentz is down to just one crutch:


The inactives today for the Eagles:

and the Falcons:

Carson Wentz checked in:

This doesn’t bode well for the birds:

The Jay Train had some trouble getting to the Linc.

Fletcher Cox and Nick Foles are also captains today.

It’s go time: