Saints open as 9.5-point favorites over the Eagles

Saints open as 9.5-point favorites over the Eagles
Austin Carr catches a 3-yard TD pass from Drew Brees against the Eagles.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Saints opened as 9.5-point favorites over the Eagles in the NFC divisional round matchup according to the Action Network. New Orleans beat Philadelphia in the regular season, 48-7.

Carson Wentz was under center against the Saints in the first matchup, throwing for three interceptions in the Dome. This time around, Nick Foles will be QB1. Foles won the Super Bowl MVP last season after the Eagles beat the Patriots in Super Bowl 52.

Philadelphia is 6-1 since losing to the Black and Gold in week 11.

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