Eagles coach Chip Kelly might wait until Sunday before deciding on his starting quarterback for Philadelphia's game at Tampa Bay.
Michael Vick is nursing a pulled hamstring, suffered in last Sunday's 36-21 win over the New York Giants, and has been limited all week. Foles played well in relief of Vick as the Eagles improved to 2-3.
Foles worked with the first team again on Thursday.
''I get a feel from Mike that he is improving, and I just go day by day,'' Kelly said. ''He said he felt good. But we'll see what happens when we go and get warmed up.''
Asked how long he could wait before making a call in anticipation of Sunday's 1 p.m. game, Kelly smiled.
''Up until 12:59,'' he said. ''No, I mean really, we'll see how it is as we go into it. Again, we're never going to put Mike in harm's way and we're always going to do what's best for the team. The good thing is we still have three full days to really get a full evaluation of where we are with this whole thing.
''Mike is honest....