Nick Foles RUMORS & NEWS

  • He's winning, but something's not right with Foles

    Philly.com "Nick Foles is 12-3 as a starting quarterback under Chip Kelly, and yet, something is still missing. The Eagles won again with Foles at the wheel - a sloppy, 34-28 effort over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday - but they survived in spite of his two turnovers. A second-quarter interception was..." October 06

  • Hit on Nick Foles was clean, NFL says

    Sporting News "So hitting a quarterback who isn't looking and is out of the play is legal in the NFL. Got it. The league isn't going to fine or suspend Redskins defensive lineman Chris Baker for laying out Eagles QB Nick Foles during the runback of an interception that wasn't an interception. “Baker didn’t..." September 24

  • Donovan McNabb says Foles isn't a franchise QB

    Courier-Post "Nick Foles is going into the Eagles' opener Sunday as the established starter at quarterback for the first time in his career after one of the best seasons for a quarterback in NFL history. And yet, there are still questions of whether he should be considered the Eagles' franchise quarterback...." September 04

  • LeSean McCoy: Nick Foles jumped to 'being a star'

    CSN Philly "LeSean McCoy on Saturday hosted a celebrity charity basketball game at Neumann University as part of his first Shadyfest, a series of events supporting his foundation, The Shades of Greatness. The game featured his Eagles teammate Jeremy Maclin, former teammate DeSean Jackson (Redskins), rapper..." July 14

  • Nick Foles: 'There's no dollar sign on me'

    CSN Philly "The unique six-year contract extension signed by Colin Kaepernick made Nick Foles happy to see another colleague rewarded. It didn’t make Foles jealous, envious or even disappointed. Foles on Monday said Kaepernick’s deal, first reported at $126 million with $61 guaranteed but with several..." June 09

  • D-Jax' release puts the focus on Foles

    Philly.com "It is hard to know what Chip Kelly thinks about his public reputation. He has done so little to cultivate the media that we are a fallow field at this point. We have become so used to the game and its accepted rules - coach comes in; coach whispers an occasional sweet nothing into a couple of..." April 01

  • Eagles QB Matt Barkley befuddled by Richie Incognito hazing tweet

    CBSSports.com "The Miami Dolpins lifted the suspension of Richie Incognito on Tuesday, so you're probably wondering, what does a guy like Incognito do on his first day of freedom? The answer to that question is easy: joke about hazing on Twitter and completely confuse Eagles third-string quarterback Matt Barkley..." February 05

  • Foles goes right back to work

    Philly.com "When Nick Foles returns to his native Austin, Texas, his mother often persuades him into working out with her. The workout classes are arduous, and sometimes nontraditional for NFL quarterbacks. Bikram Yoga is one of the activities on the agenda. "You all think I get a break - it's not a..." January 11

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    Chip Kelly said that Nick Foles will be his starting quarterback moving forward. #Eagles

  • Lurie stops short of anointing Foles as a franchise quarterback

    Pro Football Talk "In October, Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie said that the team’s No. 1 priority has become finding a franchise quarterback. After Saturday night’s playoff loss to the Saints, Lurie opted not to declare that the Eagles had found one. “I don’t want to comment on any player, but how can you not be..." January 05

  • Vick wants to start but open to Eagles return

    CSN Philly "At some point this month or maybe even early next month, the Eagles’ 2013 season will come to an end, and quite possibly so will Michael Vick’s five-year stay in Philadelphia. Nick Foles has established himself as the Eagles’ starting quarterback. And Vick, who is not under contract beyond..." January 01

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    Zach Berman @ZBerm

    Nick Foles was fined $10,000 for the peel-back block on DeSean Jackson's nullified TD.

  • Foles hasn't let adversity stop him

    Courier-Post "The 2012 NFL Draft was going to be one of the best ever for quarterbacks. So there was little suspense when the Indianapolis Colts took Andrew Luck first overall and the Washington Redskins followed with Robert Griffin III. In all, four quarterbacks were taken in the first round, and they all..." December 15

  • Foles is just happy to have Kelly's backing

    Philly.com "Nick Foles laughed when asked about his plans for the next 1,000 years, which is how long Eagles coach Chip Kelly said he would be the team's starting quarterback. "Just one day at a time. Knew that was coming," Foles said Tuesday. "Just thankful to be here, thankful to be playing, thankful to..." December 04

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    Reuben Frank @RoobCSN

    Chip Kelly on Nick Foles: “He’s the starting quarterback for the next 1,000 years here."

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    Geoff Mosher @GeoffMosherCSN

    Foles now one TD away from tying Peyton's record of 20 TDs before his first pick.

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    Chip Kelly said that Nick Foles will be the starter for the rest of the season.

  • Vick: Foles should remain Eagles' starting QB

    CSN Philly "Nobody has come out and said it. Not Chip Kelly, not Pat Shurmur, not Howie Roseman. Leave it to Michael Vick to finally be the one to say it: Nick Foles has to stay in the lineup, even when Vick is healthy. Vick, during his weekly, paid call-in spot on radio station 94 WIP, said Thursday..." November 22

  • Foles still not the starter, but still awfully good

    CSN Philly "At this rate, Nick Foles is going to be the first quarterback inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame before he’s named a starter. OK, we’re exaggerating. A little. But Chip Kelly continues to decline to name Foles his permanent starter, and Foles continues to put up remarkable..." November 11

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    Chip Kelly didn't say it directly, but he made it fairly clear that he's sticking with Nick Foles as the starter "because it's working."

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    Geoff Mosher @GeoffMosherCSN

    Chip Kelly says Foles still QB1, Barkley still QB2. Vick getting better but no 7-on-7 or full team reps.

  • Lurie: Finding next franchise QB is ‘No. 1 priority'

    CSN Philly "When Chip Kelly decided on Michael Vick as his starting quarterback in September, he had the backing of the man who hired him. Jeffrey Lurie, the Eagles’ longtime chairman, is still supportive of his first-year coach’s decision to go ahead with the 33-year-old Vick, despite the quarterback’s..." October 31

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    Philadelphia Eagles @Eagles

    Coach Kelly: Nick Foles will be our starting quarterback this week and he'll take first-team reps to prepare for #PHIvsOAK.

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    Geoff Mosher @GeoffMosherCSN

    Reps at practice today will be split between Matt Barkley and Nick Foles.

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    Howard Eskin @howardeskin

    I'm hearing #eagles QB Nick Foles will be back at practice on Tuesday. And I hear he's likely to start on Sunday against #Raiders..cont

  • Foles' status still uncertain

    Philly.com "Nick Foles still has not been cleared to return to practice after sustaining a concussion in last week's loss to the Dallas Cowboys. The quarterback was in the Eagles' training facility on Saturday. After he passes the ImPACT baseline concussion test, an independent neurologist must still clear..." October 28

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    Reuben Frank @RoobCSN

    Chip Kelly said Foles' groin injury was not a factor Sunday. Hadn't been on injury report since Tampa week. Foles does have a concussion.

  • Nick Foles suffered a concussion against the Cowboys

    Philly.com "Eagles head coach Chip Kelly spoke to the media on Monday about the state of his team following Sunday's loss to the Cowboys. Here is what Kelly said: On Nick Foles: “It didn’t look like he was injured until the last play. I think he was off a little bit. His feet weren’t set on a couple of his..." October 21

  • Matt Barkley takes over at QB for Eagles, Nick Foles out

    CBSSports.com "When Michael Vick was ruled inactive before Sunday's Week 6 game against the Cowboys it was notable that Nick Foles' only "real" backup was Matt Barkley. Now that Foles has been ruled out with a head injury it's really notable. Barkley's first drive under center didn't go so hot as the former..." October 20

  • Michael Vick declares himself out, Nick Foles to start

    Philly.com "Nick Foles will start his second consecutive game Sunday when the Dallas Cowboys visit according to Eagles quarterback Michael Vick. Vick declared himself out for Sunday's game while he recovers from a pulled left hamstring. “No I’m not playing this week" Vick said. "Not this..." October 17

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    Geoff Mosher @GeoffMosherCSN

    And when Vick is healthy Shurmur said Chip Kelly will make the QB call.

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    Howard Eskin @howardeskin

    #eagles QB @MikeVick likely to get MRI on Monday but I'm also told Vick likely out at least next wk against Tampa and Maybe 2 weeks.

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Eagles QB Michael Vick is expected to miss Sunday's start vs. Tampa Bay due to his hamstring injury. Nick Foles time.

  • Michael Vick replaced by Nick Foles after hamstring injury

    CBSSports.com "Michael Vick ran all over the Giants defense for most of the day ... until the Eagles quarterback pulled up lame in the middle of a run. Vick remained in the game after grabbing at his hamstring and the Eagles eventually kicked a field goal to push their lead to 16-7. Nick Foles was warming up..." October 06

  • Foles stays in ready mode as backup QB

    Courier-Post "Nick Foles and Matt Barkley have faded into the background of public consciousness but not in the eyes of the Eagles coaching staff now that they are backups to starting quarterback Michael Vick. Both quarterbacks know that they might not throw a pass this season and they accept that. They also..." September 14

  • Source: Eagles aren't interested in trading Nick Foles

    Philly.com "The Eagles have no plans to trade Nick Foles even though Michael Vick was named the team's starting quarterback on Tuesday an NFL source said. Foles was asked if he wanted to be traded with the opportunity to start but he said that he wanted to remain with the Eagles. Considering Vick's..." August 21

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    Jimmy Kempski @JimmyKempski

    Both QBs have gotten reps w/ 1's every day in camp so far. Vick is getting all the first team reps today. Foles w/ 2's. Announcement today?

  • Vick takes bulk of first-team reps at Eagles practice

    NFL.com "The Philadelphia Eagles' starting quarterback job is Michael Vick's to lose. Philly.com's Jimmy Kempski tweeted Saturday that the veteran passer took the lion's share of first-team reps in Saturday's practice with Nick Foles settling in with the second unit. As SiriusXM NFL Radio's Adam..." August 17

  • Chip Kelly won't name starting QB just yet

    CSN Philly "After two near-perfect preseason performances by Michael Vick how can Eagles coach Chip Kelly not immediately name the veteran quarterback as his regular-season starter? Apparently very easily. Even after Vick’s 9-for-10 effort Thursday night against Carolina (see Instant Replay) Kelly urged..." August 16

  • Nick Foles to start at QB for Eagles against the Panthers

    Philly.com "It's Nick Foles' turn to start as Eagles quarterback. Michael Vick started the preseason opener and even though Foles took more snaps it was Vick's opening drive that served as the first punch in the quarterback competition. Entering the second preseason game at 7:30 p.m. Thursday against the..." August 15

  • Vick, Foles neck and neck in Eagles quarterback race

    Delaware County Times "The quarterback competition that Chip Kelly created embraced and presented Friday came no closer to a conclusion in the Eagles’ 31-22 loss to the New England Patriots Friday at the Linc. For that Kelly claimed the first round of the battle was a success. Because neither Michael Vick nor Nick..." August 11

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    Jay Glazer @JayGlazer

    Watching Eagles it doesn't seem like there's any ? at all that Mike Vick will be starting QB. He could be extremely tough w Chip's offense

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    Les Bowen @LesBowen

    Kelly: Vick starts vs Pats Foles next week. They will split first team reps Friday. If there was practice would be Vick's day to go first

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Per SalPal Eagles QB Michael Vick expected to start Friday night for Patriots.

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    Geoff Mosher @GeoffMosherCSN

    Chip says reps between Foles and Vick will probably be split like in camps at the start.

  • GM Howie Roseman noncommittal on Michael Vick's roster spot

    Philly.com "In June, Michael Vick was candid about his feelings regarded the splitting of first team-repetitions with Nick Foles. He said it was difficult and later told CSNPhilly.com that he preferred for Chip Kelly to name a starting quarterback by training camp. Vick has since backed away from those..." July 22

  • DeSean Jackson predicts Michael Vick will be Eagles starting quarterback

    Philly.com "Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson stopped by ESPN's First Take on Wednesday morning and discussed the team's quarterback competition and, after a brief hesitation, predicted Michael Vick will be the starting quarterback when camp opens. “In my opinion, honestly, I don’t want to be put on the..." July 18

  • Nick Foles takes more snaps than Mike Vick at Friday's OTA

    CSN Philly "And the quarterback watch continued. On Friday, the Eagles held another OTA at the NovaCare Complex. Earlier in the week, Nick Foles and Michael Vick – the two quarterbacks who appear best positioned to compete for the starting job – essentially took the same number of snaps (see story). That..." June 01

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    Zach Berman @ZBerm

    Nick Foles is still with the 1st team at QB. Getting a lot of reps back there

  • Maclin says Vick is ahead of Foles in Eagles quarterback battle

    Philly.com "Asked last month who was ahead at quarterback on the Eagles depth chart, Chip Kelly said the competition was "even" between Michael Vick and Nick Foles. He even threw Dennis Dixon into the mix, and said that the former Oregon quarterback took snaps with the first team during a three-day..." May 10