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Game Day: Predictions, matchups

The Eagles look to bounce back from last Sunday night's loss to the Bears against the Redskins. See how the Daily News sees the game.

Game Day: Predictions, matchups

Game Day has arrived as the Eagles host the Washington Redskins at the Linc. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. on Fox.

Check back later in the day for Les Bowen's updates from the Linc with any breaking news, including whether Brian Westbrook will play.

PREDICTIONS

Les Bowen: Eagles, 20-17 (read Les' expanded selection here)

Ed Barkowitz: Redskins, 23-17

Bill Conlin: Redskins, 24-17

Paul Domowitch: Eagles 24-20

Marcus Hayes: Eagles, 24-17

Vegas Vic: Eagles, 24-16 (For Vic's full Week 5 selections, click here)

KEY MATCHUPS

1. Eagles CB Asante Samuel vs. Redskins WR Santana Moss: Moss has 22 receptions in the 'Skins last three games. Samuel got beat for a TD last week by Devin Hester. Advantage: Redskins

2. Eagles WR DeSean Jackson vs. Redskins CBs Shawn Springs or Carlos Rogers: Jackson disappeared in the second half Sunday night at Chicago. Springs, 33, is nursing a calf injury. Advantage: Eagles

3. Eagles SLB Chris Gocong vs. Redskins TE Chris Cooley: Cooley, who's got 16 catches in the last three games, will be a tough matchup for Gocong. Advantage: Redskins.

For Paul Domowitch's Scouting Report, click here.

DOMO'S NFL RANKINGS

1. Giants 3-0
2. Bills 4-0
3. Cowboys 3-1
4. Titans 4-0
5. Steelers 3-1
6. Redskins 3-1
7. Eagles 2-2
8. Chargers 2-2
9. Bucs 3-1
10. Broncos 3-1
11. Panthers 3-1
12. Packers 2-2
13. Jaguars 2-2
14. Colts 1-2
15. Patriots 2-1
16. Ravens 2-1
17. Saints 2-2
18. Cardinals 2-2
19. 49ers 2-2
20. Bears 2-2
21. Seahawks 2-2
22. Vikings 1-3
23. Dolphins 1-2
24. Jets 2-2
25. Falcons 2-2
26. Chiefs 1-3
27. Texans 0-3
28. Raiders 1-3
29. Browns 1-3
30. Bengals 0-4
31. Lions 0-3
32. Rams 0-4

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