PHILADELPHIA EAGLES AT WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM INSIDE THE NUMBERS
WEEK 1 // SUNDAY, SEPT. 13, 2020 // 1:00 PM ET // FEDEXFIELD // REFEREE: BRAD ROGERS
REGULAR SEASON HISTORY:
LEADER: Washington leads all-time series, 85-79-5
STREAKS: Eagles have won past 6
LAST GAME: 12/15/19: Eagles 37 at Washington 27
LAST GAME AT SITE: 12/15/19
QB CARSON WENTZ passed for career-high 4,039 yards in 2019, most in franchise history. Had 27 TD passes vs. 7 INTs last season & is 1 of 2 QBs (DREW BREES) with 20+ TD passes & fewer than 10 INTs in each of past 3 seasons. In 7 career starts vs. Was., has 1,953 pass yards (279 per game) & 15 TDs vs. 4 INTs for 103.7 rating. • RB MILES SANDERS led all rookies in 2019 with 1,327 scrimmage yards (818 rush, 509 rec.). Was 1 of 4 RBs (DALVIN COOK, LEONARD FOURNETTE & CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY) with 800+ rush yards & 500+ rec. yards last season. Had career-high 172 scrimmage yards (career-best 122 rush yards, 50 rec. yards) & 1st career 2-TD game in last meeting. • TE ZACH ERTZ has 525 career receptions, most by TE in 1st 7 seasons in NFL history. Ranked 3rd among TEs in catches (88) & 4th in rec. yards (916) last season. Has 5+ receptions in 6 of his past 7 vs. Was. TE DALLAS GOEDERT set career highs in catches (58), rec. yards (607) & rec. TDs (5) last season. WR ALSHON JEFFERY aims for his 3rd in row vs. Was. with TD catch. WR JALEN REAGOR was selected in 1st round (21st overall) in 2020 NFL Draft. • CB DARIUS SLAY makes Phi. debut. Since 2013, leads NFL with 104 PD. DE BRANDON GRAHAM led team with 8.5 sacks & tied his career-high with 15 TFL last season. Has 6 TFL in his past 4 vs. Was. DT FLETCHER COX has 4 sacks, 2 FFs & FR in his past 3 vs. Was. DE DEREK BARNETT had career-high 6.5 sacks in 2019.
QB DWAYNE HASKINS passed for 1,365 yards & 7 TDs in 9 games as a rookie in 2019. Aims for his 3rd start in row with 2+ TD passes & 100+ rating. • RB PEYTON BARBER makes Was. debut. Rushed for 470 yards & career-high 6 TDs with TB in 2019. RB J.D. MCKISSIC makes Was. debut. Had 438 scrimmage yards yards & rec. TD with Det. last season. RB ANTONIO GIBSON was selected in the 3rd round (66th overall) in the 2020 NFL Draft. • WR TERRY MCLAURIN ranked 2nd among rookies with 919 rec. yards & tied-2nd with 58 receptions, both most by rookie in franchise history. Had 10 receptions for 255 yards (127.5 per game) & 2 TDs vs. Phi. in 2019. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Phi. with 100+ rec. yards & TD catch. WR STEVEN SIMS had 4 rec. TDs as rookie last season. Had TD catch in last meeting. • DE RYAN KERRIGAN has 90 sacks since 2011, 4th-most in NFL DE CHASE YOUNG was selected No. 2 overall in 2020 NFL Draft. DT MATT IOANNIDIS led team with career-high 8.5 sacks in 2019. LB COLE HOLCOMB was 1 of 2 rookies (DEVIN BUSH) with 100+ tackles (101) in 2019. LB THOMAS DAVIS SR. makes Was. debut. Had 112 tackles with LAC in 2019, his 7th career season with 100+ tackles. CB RONALD DARBY makes Was. debut. Had 32 PD in 3 seasons (2017-19) with Phi. S LANDON COLLINS ranked 2nd among DBs with 9 TFL & 3rd with 117 tackles last season. Leads all DBs with 545 tackles since 2015 & is only DB with 30+ TFL (31) & 30+ PD (36) over past 5 seasons.
ON THE AIRWAVES TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Kevin Burkhardt, Daryl Johnston, Pam Oliver (field reporter) SIRIUS: 105 (Phi), 81 (Was) | XM: 380 (Phi), 226 (Was)