It's been 13 years since the Falcons visited the Eagles in the playoffs. A lot has changed

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Michael Vick quarterbacked the Falcons 13 years ago.

Thirteen years ago, in the same month, in the same fan-clogged South Philadelphia stadium, the Eagles and Falcons met in another playoff game, that one for the NFC Championship.

Much has changed since the Eagles’ 27-10 victory on Jan. 23, 2005 — new coaches, new quarterbacks, a Super Bowl loss for each franchise, and rosters that, except for Atlanta backup QB Matt Schaub, have been completely remodeled.

Here are some random comparisons between Eagles-Falcons 2005 and Saturday afternoon’s NFC Divisional matchup at Lincoln Financial Field:

QBs’ 40-yard dash times at NFL combine

2005
Atlanta: Michael Vick — 4.33
Eagles: Donovan McNabb — 4.64

2018
Atlanta: Matt Ryan — 4.89
Eagles: Nick Foles — Hasn’t finished yet.

Backup QBs

2005
Atlanta: Matt Schaub
Eagles: Koy Detmer and Jeff Blake

2018
Atlanta: Matt Schaub
Eagles: Nate Sudfeld

Weather conditions

2005: 17 Degrees, winds gusting up to 35 m.p.h.
2018 forecast: 38, winds gusting up to 15 m.p.h.

Big Ten players on rosters

2005
Atlanta: 12
Eagles: 9

2018
Atlanta: 5
Eagles: 8

Penn State players on rosters

2005
Atlanta: 1 (LB Bryan Scott)
Eagles: 1 (RB Eric McCoo)

2018
Atlanta: 0
Eagles: 1 (G Stefen Wisniewski)

TV announcers

2005: Fox’s Joe Buck, Troy Aikman and Cris Collinsworth
2018: NBC’s Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth

Key injuries

2005
Atlanta : RB T.J. Duckett (played but only sparingly after in-season knee surgery)
Eagles: WR Terrell Owens (missed game with ankle injury)

2018
Atlanta: WR Julio Jones (hobbled with sprained ankle)
Eagles: QB Carson Wentz (out with torn ACL.)

Highest-paid players

2005
Atlanta: QB Michael Vick — $12.5 million
Eagles: DE Jevon Kearse — $16.5 million

2018
Atlanta: QB Matt Ryan – $20.7 million
Eagles: DT Fletcher Cox — $17.8 million

Best-selling jerseys

2005
Atlanta: Michael Vick – No.2 in league
Eagles: Terrell Owens – No. 3

2018
Atlanta: Julio Jones – No. 20
Eagles: Carson Wentz – No. 10

Final regular-season results

2005
Atlanta – L 28-26 at Seattle
Eagles – L 38-10 to Cincinnati

2018
Atlanta – W 22-10 over Charlotte
Eagles – L 6-0 to Dallas

Coolest names

2005
Atlanta: WR Peerless Price
Eagles: CB Rod Hood

2018
Atlanta: Blidi Wreh-Wilson
Eagles: DT Destiny Vaeao

All-Pro selections

2005
Atlanta – OLB Keith Brookings, DE Patrick Kerney
Eagles – WR Terrell Owens, CB Lito Shepherd, S Brian Dawkins, K David Akers

2018
Atlanta – WR Julio Jones (2nd), C Alex Mack
Eagles – C Jason Kelce, LT Lane Johnson, DT Fletcher Cox, QB Carson Wentz

Impressive NFL ranking

2005
Atlanta: No. 1 in rushing – 117 yards per game
Eagles : No. 2 in sacks – 48

2018
Atlanta: No. 9 in total defense
Eagles: No. 1 in passing TDs (38).

Oldest participants

2005
Atlanta: P Chris Mohr, 38
Eagles: RB Dorsey Levins, 34

2018
Atlanta: K Matt Bryant, 42
Eagles: P Donnie Jones, 37

If Chris Berman were there …

2005
Atlanta: Steven “By All” Means
Eagles: Reno “Mahe” Mahe

2018
Atlanta: Dontari “Quoth the Raven, `Never Score’” Poe
Eagles: Ronald “Upper” Darby