It's Friday at the NovaCare Complex, with temperatures outside creeping up into unseasonably warm territory in advance of Sunday night's matchup against the Chicago Bears, where the forecast calls for mid-60's (with wind and the possibility of rain). Inside, the Eagles are finishing up their final preparations as they look to rebound from a loss to the Minnesota Vikings. Here are your headlines.
Five things to know for December 20.
Brandon Boykin returned to practice Thursday and will be ready to play against the Bears.
Eagle Eye In The Sky: Bears Preview
Chip Kelly has seen his team bounce back from adversity before and is confident it will happen again.
Spadaro: Critical Games In Big Picture
Al Michaels, the voice of NBC's Sunday Night Football, will be broadcasting his 25th prime time game in Philadelphia and enjoys the passion of Eagles fans.
LeSean McCoy, the league's leading rusher, ranks ninth overall in Pro Bowl voting.
Matt Forte is the engine that makes the Bears offense go and poses a stiff challenge for the Eagles defense.
The Eagles cornerback duo of Cary Williams and Bradley Fletcher has experience going up against some of the league's top wide receiver tandems.
Nick Foles remained unfazed by outside expectations that have been thrust upon him.