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How long they stay in the game depends on how they perform.
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The Eagles (13-2) have already secured the NFC’s No. 1 seed and the Cowboys (8-7) are eliminated from contention, so the game has no playoff implications. The Eagles are 7-0 at home and could go undefeated for the first time since 1992.
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Foles and most of the first-team unit may only play briefly in Week 17 if they have a scoring drive or two. Philadelphia’s first playoff game will be Jan. 13 or 14.
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A victory over the Cowboys would give the Eagles a franchise-record 14 wins. Winning the first Super Bowl in team history is the main goal, but 14 wins would be another milestone in a surprising season. Philadelphia was 7-9 last year and entered this season with low expectations.
”They would go down in the record books as a great team in Eagles’ regular-season history,” Pederson said. ”It’s something I’ve mentioned. It’s not the motivating factor but something we’ve talked about.”
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