IN­SIDE THE GAME

Sunday Sports - - PLAYOFFS -

Bears have cov­ered the spread in nine of their last 10 games. Ea­gles have cov­ered the spread five of their last 15 ... Bears lead the all-time se­ries be­tween the two teams 29-14-1, but the Ea­gles have won the past three ... The teams haven’t seen each other since Nov. 26, 2017, when Car­son Wentz threw three TD passes in a 31-3 vic­tory in Philly. It was the sev­enth ca­reer start for Mitch Tru­bisky, and he was over­whelmed by the Ea­gles D ... Bears led the league in de­fen­sive touch­downs with five, and also fin­ished first in take­aways and in­ter­cep­tions ... Ea­gles coach Doug Ped­er­son (3-0) has never lost a play­off game, while Bears coach Matt Nagy is mak­ing his post-sea­son de­but ... Ea­gles won their last three games to make the play­offs. Bears won nine of their last 10 ... Bears were 7-1 at Soldier Field this sea­son ... Tru­bisky had four games with a quar­ter­back rat­ing of at least 120, the most in fran­chise his­tory ...

WHO’S HURT­ING: The big­gest in­jury up­date to watch for is on Bears’ all-Pro safety Ed­die Jack­son (an­kle), who will be a game time de­ci­sion. Los­ing him would be a blow to the Bears, al­though backup Deon Bush has played well as his re­place­ment.

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