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Foles fitting right into Eagles' offensive scheme

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Nick Foles is no stranger to losing quarterback competitions, then playing his way into the starters role. After he transferred to the University of Arizona from Michigan State in 2008 (he redshirted that season), Foles was embroiled in a close battle with Matt Scott for the starting job in 2009. The coaches appeared split on the decision, but Scott was having better...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles sign third-round pick, QB Nick Foles

The Eagles on Monday agreed to terms with quarterback Nick Foles on a four-year contract. Foles, a third-round selection in last month's draft out of Arizona, finished his collegiate career as the Wildcats' all-time leading passer in terms of yards (10,011), touchdowns (67), attempts (1,369) and completions (933). A native of Austin, Texas, Foles threw for 3,191 yards and...
Via AP on Fox
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Sign Third-Round Pick Nick Foles

  Nick Foles is officially a Philadelphia Eagle. The Philadelphia Eagles have announced the signing of quarterback Nick Foles, who was picked by the team in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. According to a report by, the contract signed by Foles is the standard four-year deal for rookies. Foles, who was selected by the Eagles with the 88th overall...
Via PPR Fantasy Football
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

UA's Foles picked by Eagles in third round

Nick Foles became the first Arizona quarterback drafted in 50 years Friday when the Philadelphia Eagles selected him in the third round of the NFL draft with the 88th pick. The 6-foot-5, 243-pound Foles could compete with Mike Kafka and veteran Trent Edwards for the backup job behind Michael Vick. Foles is a strong-armed pocket passer who threw for 4,334 yards as a senior. He played...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles take QB Nick Foles in third round

The Philadelphia Eagles have selected Arizona quarterback Nick Foles with the 88th overall pick in the NFL draft. The 6-foot-5, 243-pound Foles could compete with Mike Kafka and veteran Trent Edwards for the backup job behind Michael Vick. Foles is a strong-armed, pocket passer who threw for 4,334 yards as a senior. Foles played at Michigan State as a freshman before transferring...
Via AP on Fox
April 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Foles Gets Senior Bowl Nod

University of Arizona quarterback Nick Foles has been named to the 2012 Senior Bowl...
Via Arizona Wildcats Athletics
January 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Nick Foles scouting report

Nick Foles QB Arizona #8 Ht: 6’5″ Wt: 240   Strengths: Elite height. Decent athleticism for his size; can avoid pass rushing ends and tackles relatively consistently. Looks good throwing on the run. Strong fundamentally; no significant flaws in throwing motion. Quick release. Above average accuracy on short and intermediate routes. Does a nice job going through his progressions...
Via DraftAce
January 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Foles suffers rib contusion, hopes to play

TUCSON Arizona senior quarterback Nick Foles suffered a rib contusion late in Saturday night's game against Arizona State but hopes to play in Saturday's season-finale against Louisiana-Lafayette, UA interim coach Tim Kish said on Monday at his weekly press conference. Kish said there is soreness and Foles will continue to be monitored, but after tests there was nothing...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
November 21, 2011  |  Discuss

Foles, Wildcats ready for rivalry game with ASU

TUCSON Nick Foles gets it. He gets what it's like to be a major-college athlete, a competitor, a record-breaking quarterback and a key player in this week's game with Arizona State. In fact, he gets the rivalry. Heck, he embraces it, having played in two before and is 1 and 1 into Saturday night's game. "You don't really need any extra stuff for this game...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
November 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Utah 34, Arizona 21

John Hays threw for 199 yards and a pair of touchdowns, and Utah's defense hounded Arizona quarterback Nick Foles into a pair of big mistakes en route to a 34-21 win over the Wildcats on Saturday. Utah (5-4, 2-4 Pac-12) had another solid defensive game, hitting Foles early and often to set up two interceptions. Hays continued to build confidence after his solid start against...
Via AP on Fox
November 05, 2011  |  Discuss
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