Philadelphia Eagles vs Washington Football Team Prediction, 9/13/2020 NFL Pick, Tips and Odds, Week 1
Game: Philadelphia Eagles vs Washington Football Team
Date: Sunday, September 13, 2020
Location: FedEx Field in Landover, MD
Odds/Point Spread: Washington +6
Carson Wentz and the Philadelphia Eagles go to FedEx Field on Sunday where they'll meet the Washington Football Team. Philadelphia opens this contest as 6-point favorites. The over/under has been set at 45.
The Eagles wrapped up their season with a 9-7 record. The Eagles tallied 5,772 total yards over the course of last season. Offensively they had an average of 121.2 yds on the ground, ranking this team 11th in the NFL. In discussing getting in the endzone, Philadelphia earned 27 touchdowns via the pass and 16 rushing touchdowns. Regarding putting points on the board, the Philadelphia Eagles had an average of 24.1 points per outing. The Eagles ranked 15th in the NFL when it comes to team defense, conceding 22.1 PPG. The opposition ran for an average of 4.1 yards per rush and 90.1 rushing yards per contest last year. For the season, they conceded 1,442 yards via the ground game in 16 games. When talking about yards via the pass, the Eagles gave up 3,865 yards which put them in 19th in the NFL. They granted 27 throwing touchdowns as well as 13 rushing touchdowns. Overall, they surrendered 331.7 yards per outing which ranked them 10th in the league.
Carson Wentz has completed 1,311 of his attempted career 2,055 passes for a completion percentage of 63.8%. His longest pass completion during his time in the league was for 53 yds and he's throwing for 253.4 yards per game. For his NFL career, Wentz has passed for a total of 14,191 yards with 97 TD's and 35 interceptions. He has a quarterback rating of 93.1 with a touchdown percentage of 4.7% and an interception rate of 1.7%. Since he's been in the league, he's been sacked 129 different times totaling 807 yds lost. Thus far in his career, Zach Ertz has caught 35 TDs and has a long reception of 60 yards. His receptions per contest and yards per game average are 5.0 and 54.2 yards. He has tallied 5,743 yards and has an average of 10.9 yards per reception. His catch percentage is 68.6% and he got there by hauling in 525 of the 765 throws that were attempted. Zach Ertz has played in 106 contests during his career.
The Washington Football Team ended the year holding a 3-13 mark. When looking at putting points on the board, they had a ranking of 32nd in the league with 16.6 points per game. For the previous year, they had a total of 2,812 yards via the pass along with an average of 175.8 passing yards per game, which ranked 32nd in the league. They held an average of 98.9 run yards per game and rushed for 1,583 yards in total. The Washington Football Team averaged 274.7 yards per game which ranked them 31st out of all teams in the league. Washington allowed a total of 2,339 yards on the ground (146.2 yards per contest) and 14 touchdowns rushing during the previous season. Overall, they relinquished 435 points in total. They allowed the opposition 35 touchdowns via the pass in addition to yielded 238.9 yards/contest, which had them in 18th out of all teams. Washington conceded 27.2 PPG, which had them ranked 27th in the NFL.
Dwayne Haskins has passed for 7 TD's while tossing 7 interceptions and the longest throw of his career went for 75 yards. His touchdown percentage on pass attempts is 3.4% and his interception rate is 3.4%. He's lost 204 yds while being the victim of a QB sack 29 different times. He averages 151.7 yards per contest through the air with a 76.1 quarterback rating. In the 9 games in his career, Haskins has completed 119 of his 203 tries for a total of 1,365 yds. Terry McLaurin (7 touchdowns through the air) has accumulated an average of 65.6 yards per contest receiving and he averages 4.1 receptions per game throughout his career. His longest reception of his career went for 75 yards and he's been able to snag 62.4% of the balls thrown in his direction. He has snatched 58 passes thrown his way for an average of 15.8 YPC. McLaurin has hauled in 919 receiving yards in 14 games throughout his career.
Who will win tonight's Eagles/Washington NFL game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Washington Football Team +6
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