Are Eagles followers wanting previous this week’s NFC Divisional Spherical matchup in opposition to the Giants? Primarily based on ticket gross sales, it actually appears so.
With a bit of greater than a day left earlier than Massive Blue heads right down to town of concord, there have been nonetheless 1000’s of tickets out there on Philadelphia’s group website, with costs that are not terribly far-fetched for a playoff recreation between two of the largest rivals in soccer.
On the official group website, tickets had been promoting for as little as $250. On Stubhub, the most cost effective ticket was $270. For these prepared to spend a bit of (learn: quite a bit) extra, the priciest tickets on the group’s website had been listed for $2,500, whereas StubHub had a pair of tickets for $9,700 every.
Evaluate that to the Dallas Cowboys-San Francisco 49ers recreation being held at Levi’s Stadium in California: The most affordable ticket out there on the 49ers’ website was listed at only a hair beneath $500. StubHub mentioned it would price $3,400 for discipline stage seats, $540 for higher deck seats and $525 for standing room solely.
So for Giants followers prepared to make the quick journey right down to Philadelphia, it is likely to be value testing to catch the group play in its first Divisional Spherical recreation since 2011 — the identical 12 months they ran the desk and received the Tremendous Bowl over Tom Brady and the Patriots.
This recreation will mark the third assembly between the 2 groups this season, with the Eagles profitable each of the sooner conferences – a 48-22 spherical in Week 14 at MetLife Stadium and a 22-16 win in Philly in Week 18. The Eagles and Giants have met within the playoffs 4 occasions with the collection even at 2-2.
Daniel Jones, Saquon Barkley and firm tackle Jalen Hurts, A.J. Brown and the vaunted Eagles protection Saturday evening at Lincoln Monetary Area beginning at 8:15 p.m. For these not making the journey to see the sport in individual, here is tips on how to watch at dwelling.