FedExField transforms into The Linc South

Brian Tinsman
December 30, 2018 - 4:48 pm

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It was the most predictable storyline of the week, but it might be even worse than we imagined.

The Washington Redskins have been dead in the water for months, playing for a .500 season with what's left of the roster that started off 6-3. The fanbase is in revolt, the players are counting down to vacation, and even the prospects of playing to win on Sunday will leave some disappointed.

The Philadelphia Eagles need a win and a Chicago Bears victory over the Minnesota Vikings to propel them into the playoffs for a Super Bowl title defense. The Eagles are just a short drive up I-95 and many fans have off from work until Wednesday, creating a perfect storm for them to invade D.C.

They did just that, with some estimates of the crowd being as high as 80 percent Eagles fans. Here's a recap of the infestation:

And Eagles quarterback Nick Foles noticed the sea of Philadelphia green in the FedEx Field stands.

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