5 bold predictions for Falcons’ Week 1 matchup vs. Eagles

By Matt Urben

Regardless of what you expect from this year’s Atlanta Falcons team, a fresh start was clearly needed after last season’s 4-12 finish. Team owner Arthur Blank did just that during the offseason, bringing in Terry Fontenot and Artur Smith to help the Falcons return to the playoffs following a three-year drought.

On Sunday, Atlanta will host the Philadelphia Eagles from Mercedes-Benz Stadium to kick off the 2021 season. Here are five bold predictions for this weekend’s matchup.

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