Eagles fans gear up for Sunday's game against the Bears

As the clock winds down until Sunday's kickoff, fan excitement is ramping up for the Philadelphia Eagles' NFC Wild Card game with the Chicago Bears.

The Birds are headed into the postseason, again considered the underdogs.

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Eagles kicker, Jake Elliot, to return home to face Bears: Jamie Apody reports on Action News at 5 p.m., January 3, 2019

But fans like the odds, and they're banking on quarterback Nick Foles to lead the team to playoff glory.

Local travel agents say their phones have been ringing off the hook with people wanting to book last minute trips to the Windy City.

It's right after the holidays so airfare may be a little high. But there are lots of hotel options in Chicago.

And, of course, there are also buses, trains, and cars. Keep in mind though while a good road trip can be fun, AAA says to make sure that your car is in good shape to make the trip.

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Eagles fans gear up for Sunday's game: as seen on Action News at 4 p.m., January 3, 2018

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