Rookies RB Bryce Brown and QB Nick Foles will lead the Eagle offense on Monday Night against the Carolina Panthers.
Nick Foles will see the bright lights of Monday Night Football for the first time as he returns as the Eagles starting quarterback for the second straight game. Foles’ start is expected as the Philadelphia Eagles face the Carolina Panthers this week. Mike Vick is still struggling to recover from and pass league mandated testing for a concussion sustained in Week 10 against the Cowboys .
The rookie quarterback will have another opportunity to get used to the speed of the NFL and find his stride within it. Following his less-than-spectacular debut against the Redskins, where he threw 21 of 46 passes for 204 yards with two interceptions ,Foles has vowed to learn from the experience and improve—quickly.
“I’m not going to make any excuses. I need to get better. I’m going to learn from it, though. I was able to see what I did fundamentally, maybe decision-making sometimes, ...