The Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles will know the exact order of their opponents come Thursday night as the NFL will release the 2018 schedule at 8 pm on NFL Network. The Eagles will have a very tough strength of schedule this upcoming year as they are set to face the AFC South, NFC South, NFC East, and Same Place Finisher in the NFC West and North which shakes out like this ———>
This upcoming season will see the Eagles travel out west to visit the Rams once again and make their first trip to London to take on the Jaguars while they host the Vikings, Panthers, and Falcons at home.
In total, the Eagles will face six playoff teams from 2017 including the Vikings who they defeated in the NFC Championship game last year. It is rumored that Philadelphia will open the season with Minnesota in the 2018 NFL Kick Off game on September 6th on NBC.
As for the Preseason, Philadelphia will begin play against the in-state rivaled Pittsburgh Steelers somewhere between August 9th – 13th and square off against the AFC Champion New England Patriots in week two. The Eagles will close with the all-important dress rehearsal against the Browns before closing out the pre-season with the Jets.
More to come.