The Eagles got strong performances across the board, which is why they are leaving Minnesota Super Bowl champions.
Five quick takes from the Eagles' 41-33 Super Bowl LII win over the New England Patriots, including the magic of quarterback Nick Foles and a timely turnover.
Nick Foles has flourished on third down in the playoffs, completing 15 of 18 passes. Can he keep it up Sunday vs. the Patriots in Super Bowl LII?
This could be a memorable weekend for Brian Dawkins. He'll find out Saturday afternoon whether he's made the Hall of Fame, and has played an important role in the Eagles making it to Super Bowl LII.
Super Bow LII will be the final assignment for NFL Films' Bob Angelo, Hank McElwee and Donnie Marx, who are taking league buyouts. The three have a combined 122 years of camera experience at Films.
Eagles held a "mock" halftime at practice Wednesday to help prepare them for Sunday's big game.
Carson Wentz, who tore both the ACL and LCL in his left knee in December, said he is confident he'll be back for Week 1 next September. He also said he isn't changing the way he plays.
Carson Wentz won the Bert Bell Award, and Doug Pederson won the Greasy Neale Award. They will be honored at a March 9 banquet.
The Eagles had to stop the run, and they did. They had to win the third-down battle, and they did. They had to force turnovers, and they did.
The Eagles got the job done on third down on both sides of the ball in Sunday night's 38-7 NFC championship win over the Vikings and earned a trip to Super Bowl LII.
Today's NFC Championship Game against the Eagles and Vikings features two of the best third-down defenses in the league. That's where this team is likely to be decided.
Paul Domowitch is a pro football writer for the Inquirer and Daily News, where he has worked since 1982. He has covered nearly 30 Super Bowls and has been a selector for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the last 15 years.