Obviously, it's too early to predict how the Philadelphia Eagles' season will turn out since there is turnover every year. Teams such as the Houston Texans and the Atlanta Falcons, who were proclaimed 2013 Super Bowl favorites, were among the worst teams in the league. Who will rise and fall in 2014?
It's impossible to tell as of now, but if the schedule is based off last season's performances, it's frightful. The Eagles will face six playoff teams and eight teams that finished with eight wins or better. The NFL features just 16 games per team, every matchup could have lasting postseason repercussions.
Below are the five of the likely most crucial games of the 2014 season.