Eagles facing the pressure of 'Super Bowl or bust' for 2019 NFL season
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By Glenn Erby

The Philadelphia Eagles are facing immense pressure entering the 2019 NFL season, with the offseason hype train rolling even louder than it did during the Birds 2011 season, where the group was labeled a “dream team.” Carson Wentz is healthy, the offense is loaded and Eagles fans are preparing for another run towards the Lombardi Trophy.

For NFL.com writer, Adam Rank, anything less than a Super Bowl for Carson Wentz and company will be viewed as an epic failure.

For 2019 to be a successful season, the Eagles MUST …
— Win the Super Bowl.

And if you could, also keep the Cowboys out of the playoffs. In fact, being the only team from the NFC East in the playoffs would be great. But the Lombardi Trophy is the only goal.

There are some good teams in the NFC, but the Eagles have one of the top rosters (if not the best) in the NFL right now. They are taking a slight leap of faith by going with Wentz, but it feels like the right move to me. Philadelphia is not only going to be a contender for the Super Bowl this season but for some time to...



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