Originally written November 19, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
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Many Philadelphia Eagles fans have been clamoring for rookie QB Nick Foles to start a game in place of veteran QB Michael Vick. Those fans got their wish on Sunday and the results were disastrous.  The Eagles were defeated by their divisional opponent, the Washington Redskins 31-6 on Sunday afternoon and the question now needs to be asked- will head coach Andy Reid last through the remainder of the season? In the battle between two rookie quarterbacks, the Washington Redskins jumped out to a 7-0 lead and never looked back. The Eagles led the game in time of possession, but Foles turned the ball over twice and attempted 46 passes, not the game plan that Andy Reid might have envisioned earlier in the week. Foles looked superb in the pre-season, but the pre-season is just that. He was playing against a lot of players which are no longer in the league and throwing against generic defenses. The Eagles postured themselves heading into this week for the possibility of Foles making a splash...
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