When Carson Wentz went down with a torn ACL last Sunday, it more than ended his season. It also placed Nick Foles squarely in the spotlight.
The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New York Giants, 34-29, on Sunday to clinch a first-round bye in the NFC playoffs.
Jay Ajayi finally saw a bigger role against the Los Angeles Rams last weekend and shined. With Carson Wentz down, could he see an even larger workload against the Giants this weekend?
Nothing can stop Carson Wentz from preparing for the next football season. On Wednesday, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz had surgery on his left knee to repair a torn ACL. How dedicated is he to the game and to his Eagles teammates?
The Eagles (11-2) still have work to do in the regular season, and it begins Sunday when the 28-year-old Foles makes his first start against the reeling New York Giants (2-11) at MetLife Stadium. If the Eagles win, they clinch a first-round bye.
In his Week 15 preview between the Philadelphia Eagles and the New York Giants, Cris Carter explains to Jenna Wolfe and Nick Wright why he expects backup QB Nick Foles to be successful while Carson Wentz is sidelined for the remainder of the season.
Nick Foles has stepped into a pretty good situation. The team he is now the starting quarterback for owns the best record in its conference and is tied for the best record in the NFL. Beyond that, the first opponent he'll face is the cover-your-eyes-bad, 2-11 New York Giants.
The "Inside the NFL" crew discuss if the Philadelphia Eagles can handle the adversity of losing quarterback Carson Wentz.
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz underwent surgery Wednesday on the torn ACL he suffered during Sunday’s game. He’ll be out nine to 12 months.
In the NFL, one play can define a season. The Philadelphia Eagles were offered a brutal reminder of that reality last Sunday as quarterback Carson Wentz, the primary architect of their stunning 11-2 season, suffered a season-ending knee injury in their 43-35 win over the Los Angeles Rams.
Carson Wentz was trying to put the Philadelphia Eagles in position to win in Week 14 with a courageous dive into chaos in one of the most thrilling football games of the season. Philadelphia retread Nick Foles will replace Wentz at the helm of an 11-2 juggernaut. Foles succeeded as the Eagles starting quarterback once […]