The Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles have playoff contender written all over them. Luckily for the fans, these squads will duke it out in Week 10 of the 2016 NFL season.
Atlanta enters this duel with a 6-3 record while Philadelphia enters with a 4-4 record. One could say the Falcons have some momentum going for them as they have won their last two games. Meanwhile, the opposite can be said about the Eagles as they have dropped back-to-back contests.
Nonetheless, this is an exciting matchup on paper.
Atlanta is arguably the best offensive team in the league, and they are racking up 33.9 points per game to prove it (ranked No. 1 in the NFL in that category). However, the Falcons’ defense ranks near the bottom when it comes to points allowed per game. They are giving up 28.8 points per contest. As for the Eagles, they are averaging 25.3 points per game (ranked 10th) and they are only allowing 18.1 points per game (ranked sixth).
If nothing else, the quarterback battle between Matt Ryan and Carson Wentz is rather intriguing. One is a veteran (Ryan) and the other is a rookie (Wentz).
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