Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia Eagles’

Eagles reportedly do right by Nick Foles, give him $1 million bonus

Saturday, January 19th, 2019

Eagles reportedly do right by Nick Foles, give him $1 million bonus originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com The Eagles are doing right by Nick Foles at least one more time. Remember when Foles got knocked out of the Eagles' Week 17 game against the Redskins and finished just a few snaps shy of reaching a $1 million bonus? Well, the Eagles are reportedly giving it to him anyway.

I’m really loving playing this game – Eagles QB Foles not ready to retire

Friday, January 18th, 2019

Nick Foles' time with the Philadelphia Eagles could be coming to an end soon, but he is not ready to finish his NFL career just yet. The MVP of last year's Super Bowl has pondered retirement before and he appears to have no future with Philadelphia after head coach Doug Pederson reiterated that Carson Wentz will be their starting quarterback once he returns to fitness. Foles, who turns 30 later this month, would be an attractive option for quarterback-needy teams if he hits free agency and he insists his run with the Eagles has re-energised him.

Saints field-goal favorites on NFC Championship Game odds

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

The idea of a Superdome mystique boosting the New Orleans Saints is not supported by their record against the spread when hosting postseason games. The Saints, led by quarterback Drew Brees, are 3-point favorites  on the NFL odds against the Los Angeles Rams with a 56.5-point total for their NFC Championship Game matchup on Sunday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Saints are 9-0 straight-up in their last nine home games against teams with winning records, but are just 2-7 against the spread in their last nine games in the playoffs as home favorites at the Superdome.

Super Bowl 2019: When and how to watch the big game

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

Start stocking up on chips, pizzas and beverages, because Super Bowl LIII is right around the corner. With the defending Super Bowl champions — the Philadelphia Eagles — getting knocked out of the playoffs, a new champion will be crowned in 2019. In order to get you fully prepared for the big game, here is everything you need to know about Super Bowl LIII.

Nick Foles next? John DeFilippo, who coached in Philly, lands with Jaguars as their new OC

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

One of the easiest connections to make is Foles to the Jacksonville Jaguars, who have a lot of talent but nothing at quarterback. Then on Wednesday the Jaguars agreed to hire John DeFilippo to be their new offensive coordinator, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Before failing with the Minnesota Vikings last season, DeFilippo became a hot name coaching the Eagles quarterbacks, including Foles, two seasons ago.

When it comes to Nick Foles, Howie Roseman vows to do what’s best for the Eagles

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

On Tuesday, the case was made for Nick Foles doing what's best for Nick Foles, because it's clear that the Eagles will always do what's best for the Eagles. On Tuesday, the Eagles made it clear that, indeed, they will do what's best for them, when it comes to Foles or anyone else. “It always has to be what's best for our football team and the Philadelphia Eagles,” Eagles executive V.P. of football operations Howie Roseman told reporters.

Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz’s best catches | 2018 season

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Watch Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz's best catches in the 2018 season.

Stars and Bites – Eagles stick by Wentz, free agent Foles set to exit

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Despite missing the past two postseasons with injuries, the Philadelphia Eagles are sticking with Carson Wentz as their quarterback. So what does that mean for soon-to-be free agent and backup Nick Foles.

Pederson reiterates Wentz is Philly’s No. 1 QB

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Eagles coach Doug Pederson reiterated Tuesday that Carson Wentz will be the team's starting quarterback in 2019. Wentz missed the final three games of the regular season and two playoff games because of a back injury. Nick Foles led Philadelphia to four straight wins and was 27 yards away from taking the Eagles to the NFC championship game before his final pass bounced off Alshon Jeffery's hands and was intercepted to seal a 20-14 victory for the New Orleans Saints.

All the factors to consider before Eagles make Nick Foles decision

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

All the factors to consider before Eagles make Nick Foles decision originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com The 2018 season is officially over, so it's time to explore the biggest offseason question the Eagles are facing. They have already made it very clear that Carson Wentz is their starting quarterback going forward. Doug Pederson killed that debate on Tuesday (see story).