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Fantasy Football Sleepers: Week 11
Nick Foles (QB)- It’s hard to recommend starting an inexperienced rookie signal-caller, but if you’re one of the many QB-needy owners out there devastated by this final bye week or injuries, Foles might be a good fill-in. The rookie looked fairly poised last week, showing strong awareness and the patience to stand in the pocket and let plays develop. Andy Reid will attempt to show that he can be the man to rebuild his squad by developing Foles and altering the playbook to take advantage of his different skill-set. For Week 11, the Eagles have an appealing match-up against Washington’s second-worst fantasy pass defense. The Redskins allow 25.4 points-per-game to opposing quarterbacks, including a league-high 20 touchdowns.
Andrew Luck (QB)- Ranked just behind Washington’s pass defense is New England’s leaky secondary, which surrenders 25.2 fantasy points-per-game QB’s. Vegas sees this game as being a high-scoring shoot-out; the 54.5 over/under ...
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The remainder of the 2012 Philadelphia Eagles season should be all about whether or not Nick Foles is the future of this franchise. Assuming he plays for the rest of the season, there are some things we can look for in order to determine if he is, in fact, the future.
If there is to be anymore excitement generated by the Eagles, it will be due to the play of Foles and how it energizes...
Respect to TerezOwens for publishing this picture of Nick Foles. Foles is set to start for the first time in his NFL career when the Philadelphia Eagles travel to D.C. to take on RG III and the Washington Redskins this weekend. Not a bad team to debut against seeing the ‘Skins couldn’t stop me on offense. Let’s just hope Foles doesn’t play like Dynamite.
Nick Foles practiced with the first team this week and stuck around for extra film work.
He's ready to make his first career NFL start for the Philadelphia Eagles.
All he needs now is to officially and publicly be named the starter. The Eagles again practiced another day without injured quarterback Michael Vick. The veteran has sat out since suffering a severe concussion in...
All eyes will be on Nick Foles come Sunday at FedEx Field. Photo via New York Daily News.
We all know that football is a team sport and that to get a win, all phases of the game must come together to propel a group to victory. But come Sunday, it’s going to be all about the quarterbacks.
When the Philadelphia Eagles face the Washington Redskins at FedEx field on Sunday afternoon...
Rookie Nick Foles will start in place of Michael Vick at quarterback Sunday for the Philadelphia Eagles. Vick suffered what coach Andy Reid described as a "significant" concussion last week and was ruled out of Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins, according to multiple reports Friday. Vick hasn't practiced with the team this week. Foles, a third-round...
Will Nick Foles be able to perform with the weight of the Eagles franchise on his back?
Michael Vick is still feeling the effects of a substantial concussion, and will not be ready for Sunday, and may not be ready to play for quite some time. That leaves the Philadelphia Eagles at 3-6 with their rookie QB Nick Foles set to take over the reins.
I’m sure Foles will try to say something...
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is still experiencing symptoms from last week’s concussion, including fogginess, headaches, fatigue and heavy eyes. He’s obviously out for Sunday’s game and Nick Foles will start in his place. Vick has been advised to spend the weekend in the dark. No video, no noise and no exercising. While he’s out of commission, Vick can’t...
LANDOVER, Md. - Washington had lost eight straight games to rookie quarterbacks over seven seasons before Sunday, and Philadelphia had jumped ahead of the Redskins by wide margins the past two years at FedEx Field. However, those Redskins teams didn't have Robert Griffin III. Washington's rookie quarterback led the Redskins to a surprisingly easy 31-6 victory over the visiting...
Michael Vick is not expected to start Sunday by anyone… but the Philadelphia Eagles have not confirmed anything. Vick remains at home resting following a concussion sustained in last weekends game against the Dallas Cowboys.
Nick Foles filled in at quarterback after Vick left the game. The rookie seeing his first game action was 22-for-32 for 219 yards and a touchdown. He also...
The Eagles were anything but a picture of confidence as they prepared to walk onto FedEx Field on Sunday. Image via the Philadelphia Eagles.
The Philadelphia Eagles may not win another game in 2012.
It’s not a statement made to be alarmist. It’s one that may well be the reality. I’ll still be watching/suffering through ever single game. But there are no longer any expectations...
Let the smart phans take it from here on Eagles Game Day Week 11... they know what's on the line for the Eagles down at Fed Ex Field today in a 1 P.M. start against the Redskins. It's basically NFC East elimination day for the loser.
Throw out all the stats. Turnover and takeaway ratios based on the past are now meaningless. It...
Your hopes and dreams are coming near a conclusion. Are you a fantasy football playoff team? Are you a spoiler? Do you really have no idea what you are?