The Eagles have an easier route because no one in the NFC East can stay consistent outside of the New York Giants, but they are banged up. The Bears have to contend with the football machine that is the undefeated Green Bay Packers and the young guns in Detroit.
The winner of this Monday Night Football matchup will most likely get at least a wild-card birth. Of the two wild-card slots in the NFC, one will have 10 wins, and the other will most likely get in with nine wins and the edge in a tiebreaker.
A win against the Eagles will give them a huge advantage at the end of the season.
Here are five keys to the Bears defeating the Eagles on Monday night.