On Thursday night, the Houston Texans will visit the Philadelphia Eagles with their playoff hopes on life support.
The Eagles, on the other hand, sit at the top of the NFC East tied with the New York Giants and in control of their own playoff destiny.
While even with a loss the Eagles can still guarantee themselves a playoff spot, the importance of this game cannot be underestimated. A loss last week against the Chicago Bears exposed some of the holes of this Philadelphia Eagles team.
Michael Vick is not perfect and cannot carry this team alone.
Here are the seven things that the Eagles need to do to guarantee a victory against the Houston Texans on Thursday night.