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, the storylines and excitement overwhelmingly surround the two young quarterbacks who will lead their teams.
The reasons for the QB focus are manifold. The playoff chances for both teams are grim, as Sunday’s game represents a fight for the very bottom of the NFC East. That’s not very fun.
The Washington Redskins have found their franchise quarterback in Robert Griffin III. The hopes and dreams of a team who has been crap for years rides on the shoulders of this young man. Is he the piece that’s been needed all along to start to turn things around for Skins? It certainly looks that way.
As an added bit of in...