Chicago's stunning overtime upset of Minnesota on Monday night gave the Eagles some extra motivation to beat the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
In addition to winning the NFC East title, the Eagles would also secure a first-round bye.
Yes, if the Eagles win on Sunday in Dallas, they will be watching wild card weekend from the comfort of home. No extra help is needed.
New Orleans has secured homefield advantage throughout the NFC playoffs by virtue of Chicago's win.
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-- Posted by Chris McPherson, 11:59 p.m., December 28