Seahawks vs Eagles Predictions for NFC Wild Card Game

Russell Willson and Carson Wentz face off for the second time this season.
Russell Willson and Carson Wentz face off for the second time this season. / Mitchell Leff/Getty Images

The NFL Playoffs are officially set, with the Wild Card Round underway this weekend. In a rematch from earlier this season, the Seattle Seahawks hit the road to take on the Philadelphia Eagles. Currently, the Seahawks are the 1.5-point road favorites over the Eagles, according to FanDuel Sportsbook

If you're looking to place a wager on this game, it's always wise to read up on what some industry experts have to say first. With that in mind, here are some expert predictions for the Wild Card matchup between Seattle and Philadelphia.

Seahawks vs Eagles Predictions

Bleacher Report
Kristopher Knox, of Bleacher Report, has given his predictions for all of the Wild Card games, and he thinks Seattle will come away with the 30-28 win, covering the spread.

USA Today
Joe Williams, of Sportsbook Wire, in partnership with USA Today, expects Seattle to pull off a low-scoring win, winning 23-19.

Sporting News
Tadd Haislop, of Sporting News is predicting Seattle's defensive deficiencies will keep the game close, but the Seahawks will ultimately pull off the 27-24 win.

Overall, two of the three highlighted experts are predicting the Sehawks to cover the narrow spread.

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