Ron Jaworski's midseason grades, MVPs and final prediction for the Eagles

Jaws makes his picks for the best of the Birds.
PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Despite a rocky first half of the NFL season, the Philadelphia Eagles are sitting in first place in the NFC East coming out of their bye week.

The Birds got healthy while the Redskins lost their starting QB and the Cowboys started their fourth QB of the year. The Giants won, but the Eagles can take a two-game lead on New York with a win on Sunday.

But before looking ahead to that matchup, we asked former Eagle Ron Jaworski to put a bow on the first half of the season.

1st Down: Grading the offense, best player
2nd Down: Grading the defense, best player
3rd Down: What's holding the Birds back
Final Prediction: 7-8-1, NFC East champs
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The Birds need to play better in the second half of the season. And that all starts with the franchise QB.

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