The Philadelphia Eagles suffered a demoralizing blow to their playoff aspirations on Monday night, but the Eagles could still qualify for the postseason.
At 3-5, the Eagles are mired in third place in the NFC East, and nine teams in their respective conference rank ahead of them right now in terms of playoff standings.
A 7-1 finish to the regular season would put the Eagles at 10-6, a record that would almost certainly be good enough. A 6-2 finish would make the Eagles 9-7, which would be right on the edge in terms of both the division title and the wild card.
The following slides cover four primary reasons why the Eagles could still make the playoffs.