Defensive issues will thwart Eagles
Despite their solid start, Merril Hoge still doesn't believe the Eagles will make the playoffs.
People are probably snickering at my pick because the Eagles are 2-0 and coming off a Monday Night football win over the Minnesota Vikings. QB Donovan McNabb and WR Terrell Owens are clicking as they've combined for four touchdowns already, and the running game is getting by with Brian Westbrook carrying the load. I'm sure there are tons of guffaws and boos awaiting me in Philly.
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