In 11 days, the games count. In 11 days, the players on the field will be the very best this team has to offer. It will be the Eagles best 53 guys against Atlanta’s best 53 on Monday Night Football on September 14. The result will matter. The result will be one of 16 that, ultimately, determine whether this team is in a playoff run or watching on TV with the rest of us.
Before we get there, however, we have this. We have one more preseason game. There is one more game that — while meaningless in the standings — means the world to the 22 guys trying to make the 53-man roster. With that in mind, here are six things to watch against the New York Jets tonight.