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...
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May 21, 2012
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 ProFootballTalk.com, the contract signed by Foles is the standard four-year deal for rookies.
Foles, who was selected by the Eagles with the 88th overall...
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...
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...
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April 27, 2012
Nick Foles QB Arizona #8
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...
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...
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...
Arizona senior QB Nick Foles is among 10 finalists for the Golden Arm Award...
TUCSON -- There was some shock and surprise when University of Arizona players heard the news that their former head coach Mike Stoops was fired on Monday.
Even if Arizona was 1-5 and headed seemingly nowhere, they didn't see it coming. Then again, maybe they weren't looking.
Unreal. Surreal. And yes some sadness.
All were part of Monday night's mood and moments,...
TUCSON It seems so long ago, and yet not so long ago for Nick Foles when it comes to Oregon State.
Back in 2009, then wet-behind-the-ears Foles was given the chance to start against the Beavers at Reser Stadium and, well, he made the most of it.
He led UA to a 37-32 upset win over OSU and, for all intents and purposes, has been Arizona's starting quarterback ever since, save...