Monday Night Football Opens With Eagles-Redskins

The first Monday Night Football game of the year will feature the Eagles at the Redskins, by which time we’ll know if RG3 is ready to keep a fast pace in his return from a knee injury.

As has become tradition, ESPN gets to open with a doubleheader, with the Texans at the Chargers in the nightcap.

Time has a way of making games that look good in April look bad later in the year, but it appears to be a solid slate for a network that has been left with some bad matchups in recent years.

For more on this stroy visit: Darin Gantt, NBC Sports Pro Football Talk