Two of the NFC's best teams in the early portion of the season square off on Thursday night to kick off Week 6 when the Philadelphia Eagles travel to Charlotte to take on the Carolina Panthers.
Each team is 4–1 and led their respective divisions.
Carolina is coming off a 27–24 victory over the Detroit Lions. Cam Newton has thrown three touchdown passes in each of the past two games. Newton is completing 68% of this passes for 1,237 yards.
The NFC East leading Eagles have won three in a row, mostly behind the play of second-year quarterback Carson Wentz. Wentz threw a career-high four touchdown passes in a 34–7 rout of the Arizona Cardinals last week.
Wentz's 97.7 quarterback rating is 9th in the league and is one of only six quarterback to throw 10 or more touchdown passes this season.
How to Watch
Time: Thursday, Oct. 12, 8:30 p.m. EST
TV channel: CBS, NFL Network