We all loved what we saw from Carson Wentz and the Eagles in Week 1, and then the NFL made us wait an extra day to watch them do it all again. The Bears' defense presents a little more of a challenge than the Browns' unit did, which means Wentz's performance will be extremely interesting to watch, especially on Monday Night Football.
The Bears lost their first game of the season, a 23-14 defeat at the hands of Brock Osweiler and the Houston Texans.
Zach Ertz and Leodis McKelvin are both out for the Eagles. Trey Burton is back in the lineup as the team's second tight end, and Ron Brooks is starting on the outside in place of McKelvin.
Date: Monday, September 19, 2016
Time: 8:30 PM ET
Channel: ESPN (Coverage Map)
Location: Soldier Field -- Chicago, Illinois
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Per Bovada, the Eagles are the underdogs to start the season with a win.
Philadelphia Eagles +3 (-105)
Chicago Bears -3 (-115)
The Eagles are 10-29-1 in 40 regular season appearances against the Bears. The two teams last played in Week 16 of the 2013 season.
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Manager: Adam Hermann
Eagles 2016 regular season schedule
Week 1 - Cleveland Browns -- WIN, 29-10
Week 2 - @ Chicago Bears (Sept. 19, 8:30 PM ET, ESPN) *Monday Night Football*
Week 3 - Pittsburgh Steelers (Sept. 25, 4:25 PM ET, CBS)
Week 4 - BYE
Week 5 - @ Detroit Lions (Oct. 9, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Week 6 - @ Washington Redskins Oct. 16, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Week 7 - Minnesota Vikings (Oct. 23, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Week 8 - @ Dallas Cowboys (Oct. 30, 8:30 PM ET, NBC) *Sunday Night Football*
Week 9 - @ New York Giants (Nov. 6, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Week 10 - Atlanta Falcons (Nov. 13, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Week 11 - @ Seattle Seahawks (Nov. 20, 4:25 PM ET, CBS)
Week 12 - Green Bay Packers (Nov. 28, 8:30 PM ET, ESPN) *Monday Night Football*
Week 13 - @ Cincinnati Bengals (Dec. 4, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Week 14 - Washington Redskins (Dec. 11, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Week 15 - @ Baltimore Ravens (Dec. 18, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Week 16 - New York Giants (Dec. 22, 8:25 PM ET, NBC/NFLN) *Thursday Night Football*
Week 17 - Dallas Cowboys (Jan. 1, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)