Packers coach Mike McCarthy is expecting his defense to rise to the occasion.
Don’t be suckered in to thinking the Eagles are getting lucky by playing a Packers team without one of the top quarterbacks in the league suiting up. Instead, realize the Eagles may be getting a break playing a team that is all of a sudden a bit of a mystery.
Casey Matthews, a linebacker from Oregon, was the Philadelphia Eagles’ first pick in the fourth round of the NFL draft on Saturday. His older brother Clay tormented the Eagles as a member of the Green Bay Packers last year.