|Series leader: The Eagles have won four of the teams' five career meetings, but the Panthers were victorious in the lone playoff contest between the two in the 2003 NFC Championship Game.
Streaks: The Eagles have won the last three regular-season meetings.
|How many carries does RB Brian Westbrook have in him after missing so much time? Will Andy Reid try to attack a vulnerable run-stopping interior defense, or stick with his pass-heavy ways? I'm not sure defensive coordinator Sean McDermott can deploy the varied blitzes the way Jim Johnson did. Carolina's banged-up backfield could be called on for a heavy workload.
||Philadelphia has advanced to the NFC title game in five of Andy Reid's 10 seasons as coach. ... Westbrook is the only player since 2004 with 4,000-plus rushing yards (4,915) and 3,000-plus receiving yards (3,191). ... Julius Peppers is first in Panthers franchise history with 70.5 sacks.