FantasySP / NFL / Carson Wentz FantasySP / NFL / Carson Wentz Copyright 2019 5430898 <![CDATA[Eagles | Nick Foles unlikely for Philly backup spot]]> Nick Foles (Eagles) is not expected to return to the Philadelphia Eagles as the backup to Carson Wentz.]]> 5430898 Thu, 14 Feb 2019 20:06:01 EDT footballguys <![CDATA[Nick Foles could have some interest in Giants if they move on from Eli Manning]]>
Multiple people with knowledge of Foles’ thinking, speaking on the condition of anonymity, told NJ Advance Media that it’s “unlikely” he returns to the Eagles as Carson Wentz’s backup for 2019. Though, if Foles doesn’t find the starting job he’s seeking on the open market, that could change]]> 5430680 Thu, 14 Feb 2019 9:42:01 EDT Eagles Wire
<![CDATA[Carson Wentz on the label of being injury prone: 'I've learned to protect myself']]> Carson Wentz has had a whirlwind month, especially after the report broke about the Eagles star allegedly being a “selfish” teammate, who likes to bully his offensive coordinator. Wentz addressed that story and more recently with Eagles reporters and now is focused on preparing for the 2019 season and his 2nd annual AO1 charity softball game.

On Thursday morning, Wentz sat down with Angelo Cataldi and the 94WIP morning show, where he discussed his controversies, Nick Foles and his label of being injury prone. Wentz, of course, has heard talk of being brittle since his days at South Dakota State, where he first broke his wrist. As a rookie in 2016, Wentz missed the entire preseason after suffering a hairline fracture in his ribs. During the Super Bowl season of 2017, Wentz suffered a Grade 3 tear of the ACL and LCL, and this season, Wentz missed the remainder of the season with a back injury.]]> 5426369 Thu, 07 Feb 2019 11:57:01 EDT Eagles Wire
<![CDATA[Responding to a January article questioning his character and]]> Carson Wentz said "I'm not perfect." Wentz was surprisingly introspective responding to the wave-making PhillyVoice piece, disputing some specific assertions but acknowledging some of its broader strokes. [...]]]> 5424389 Mon, 04 Feb 2019 14:21:25 EDT <![CDATA[Carson Wentz won’t say criticism “inaccurate and totally made up”]]> Carson Wentz was described as selfish, uncompromising and egotistical by unnamed players and others “close to the team” in an article from that was swiftly met with on the record defense by other members of the team. Wentz has now directly addressed the report as well. Wentz pushed back at specific claims, [more]]]> 5424226 Mon, 04 Feb 2019 8:21:02 EDT <![CDATA[Eagles QB Carson Wentz responds to report calling him 'selfish']]> Carson Wentz, made his first public comments since a scathing report came out last month, questioning his leadership and calling him “selfish.” Admitting he could have been a better teammate, Wentz refuted multiple details in the story published last month by Philly Voice but acknowledging that he did have his shortcomings per

“I know who I am, first of all. I know how I carry myself. I know I’m not perfect. I know I have flaws,” he said during a sit-down with a small group of reporters at the Eagles’ practice facility recently. “So I’m not going to sit here and say it was inaccurate and completely made up. I’m not going to do that. But at the end of the day, I will say our locker room is really close. If there were guys that had issues, in hindsight, I wish we could have just talked about them. But, again, I don’t know how that all happened and everything with that.]]> 5424217 Mon, 04 Feb 2019 7:39:01 EDT Eagles Wire