Eagles-Washington Predictions and Expert Picks for NFL Week 1 Game

Jason Schandl
Eagles vs Washington predictions and expert picks for their Week 1 NFL game.
Eagles vs Washington predictions and expert picks for their Week 1 NFL game. / Mitchell Leff/Getty Images

Week 1 of the 2020 NFL season features an NFC East clash between the Philadelphia Eagles and Washington Football Team.

Here's how the experts are predicting this game to play out.

Eagles vs Washington Picks Week 1

CBS Sports picks are from their panel of experts, numberFire picks are from their NFL game projections, Sporting News picks are from Vinnie Iyer, and betting favorites are from FanDuel Sportsbook's Week 1 NFL odds.

CBS Sports: Eagles (5), Washington (1)
numberFire: Eagles
Sporting News: Eagles
Betting Favorite: Eagles

Against the Spread:
CBS Sports: Eagles (4), Washington (2)
Sporting News: Eagles

Unsurprisingly, the highlighted experts are almost unanimous in picking the Eagles to start the season with a win over 2019's last-placed NFC East team. Most of the experts also project the game to be lopsided, liking the Eagles to cover the spread.

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