Philadelphia Eagles will meet Washington Redskins in the first week of the 2017 NFL season on Sunday. The Game is scheduled for 1:00 PM EST in FedExField, Maryland. FOX will be providing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on fuboTV.
Both teams played quite well in the pre season fixtures with each winning two games each.
Date and Time: September 10th, 2017 1:00 PM EST
Venue: FedExField, Maryland
TV: FOX (US)
Quarterback Carson Wentz and left tackle Jason Peters will be offensive captains for the Eagles in the 2017 season while safety Malcolm Jenkins and defensive end Brandon Grahamas will be the defensive captains and Chris Maragos will serve as the special team’s captain.
Safety Tre Sullivan and defensive end Alex McCalister are officially waived of the roster spot in the 2017 season after both suffered injuries in the season finale versus the New York Jets.
Same as last season, the Eagles will have the starting quarterback as Carson Wentz and in backup: Nick Foles.
The Redskins enter Sunday’s opener with a perfectly healthy 53-man roster just with the exception of three players listed as questionable. Wide receiver Jamison Crowder (hip), Linebacker Ryan Anderson(stinger), and center Spencer Long are questionable for the clash
Quarterback Kirk Cousins will have to get along with new wide receivers Josh Doctson and Terrelle Pryor if he wants to start the season on a big note on Sunday.
Josh Norman leads the Redskins defensive side and will need constant support from Junior Galette, Ryan Anderson, and Preston Smith to serve the team well.