The Philadelphia Eagles are one of the more somewhat surprising first place teams in the NFL through the first three weeks.
A lot of that success has to do with quarterback Michael Vick, who after returning last season from a prolonged dog fighting suspension, has not looked as if he's missed a beat. His passer rating trails only one (Indianapolis' Peyton Manning) and is 12th in the league in passing yards.
The Washington Redskins are coming to town this weekend, and the Eagles can improve to 3-1 and keep first place all to themselves for another week with a victory over their division rivals.
Here's five reasons why they'll do just that.