In keeping with NFL Community, the reigning Tremendous Bowl MVP might play his closing Eagles sport Sunday as a result of he is not anticipated to be again subsequent season when beginning quarterback Carson Wentz is wholesome sufficient to return.
Whereas it is not clear but what the Eagles plan to do with Foles, NFL Community explains there are a pair choices.
From @gmfb Weekend: #Eagles QB Carson Wentz just isn’t anticipated to play within the playoffs, however he’ll have a scan after the common season to see if he is bought a shot… in the meantime Philly has choices for Nick Foles this offseason. pic.twitter.com/zoe2wq715I
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 30, 2018
1. Philly might decide up his 2019 contact choice. The expectation can be that Foles would pay again $2 million to the staff in an effort to purchase his means into free company.
2. The Eagles additionally might franchise tag him in an effort to commerce him to a different staff.
Foles acknowledged final week his future is way from sure past this season.
“It is emotional,” Foles instructed reporters after final Sunday’s sport in opposition to the Texans. “Like I stated, I like taking part in in Philly. I knew there’s an opportunity this might be it. I do not take into consideration the long run, however I’m conscious of that.
“This metropolis means lots to me. This staff means lots to me. Carrying that jersey means lots to me.”
If the Eagles do transfer on from Foles, he can be probably the most sought-after quarterbacks available on the market. He stepped up in Wentz’s absence final season and led the Eagles to the franchise’s first Tremendous Bowl championship when Wentz went down with an harm.
He is in an identical scenario this season as Wentz continues to take care of again harm and certain will not play if the Eagles make it to the playoffs, NFL Community studies.
The Eagles would wish to win their sport in opposition to the Redskins, and the Vikings would wish to lose to the Bears in Week 17 to safe a playoff bid.
Philadelphia is 3-1 this season with Foles because the starter, and the Redskins have already got been eradicated from the playoffs.