Originally posted on Buzz On Broad  |  Last updated 12/3/12
    Image courtesy of Linda Ricciardi Photography In today's press conference, Eagles head coach Andy Reid touched up on several things.  Reid spoke about the injuries, the firing of Washburn, Sunday's game, and the starting quarterback situation.  Andy started his presser with the opening remarks on injuries: “Kurt Coleman has a cartilage bruise in the sternum and rib area. He’s day-to-day. LeSean McCoy is in phase three [of his concussion rehab]. He’s still doing the testing and we’ll keep you updated on that. Michael Vick is in phase four....He’s getting closer to being able to get back out there." When Reid was asked about who will be the starter once Michael Vick does return, Reid stated that Nick Foles will be the official starter.  "...because Mike [still] hasn’t passed his [baseline] test, today I’m going to name Nick as the starting quarterback for the remainder of the season. Mike is on the fast track here so hopefully we might even be able to get him back this weekend but we’ll see. We’ll see how that goes but I can’t tell you here that he’s going to be able to practice come Wednesday yet. Number one is [Vick’s] health obviously and number two, which is also important, it gives one of our young players the opportunity to play the next four games as the starter. Each week he’s come in and he’s kind of been the replacement guy. Now he is the starter and we’ll see how he does with that on his plate and see how he handles it. I don’t expect much to change with him. He handles things in a pretty cool manner and I think he’ll continue to do that. And again, he was one of the positives in yesterday’s game. It will be good for him.”  
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