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Reid: Foles the starter the rest of the season

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12:50 PM ET 12.03 | Philadelphia Eagles rookie quarterback Nick Foles has been named the team's starting quarterback for the remainder of the season, according to an announcement made by head coach Andy Reid on Monday afternoon. Foles has acted as the team's starting quarterback since Michael Vick sustained a concussion in the team's Week 10 loss to the Dallas Cowboys. In the subsequent weeks, Vick has failed to pass the league-mandated protocol to be cleared to play. With Philadelphia currently in the midst of an 8-game losing streak, the team has no chance of qualifying for the playoffs.

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December 3, 2012  01:43 PM ET

Needs to get Experience!!!

December 3, 2012  01:55 PM ET

Good move. The kid is off to a promising start. See what you have.

December 3, 2012  01:59 PM ET

a waste of time...this dude is over hyped and very mediocre...he missed wide open receivers all day....The eagles are in a freefall...lame duck coach and the team is awful.....

December 3, 2012  02:05 PM ET
QUOTE(#3):

a waste of time...this dude is over hyped and very mediocre...he missed wide open receivers all day....The eagles are in a freefall...lame duck coach and the team is awful.....

Kevin Kolb 2.0

They hide him with the exact same passing attack they used wit Kolb.

December 3, 2012  02:24 PM ET

But Andy will sell him to someone for a pick

December 3, 2012  03:02 PM ET

Good, If the Cowboys achieve nothing else this season at least they put Convick away. Hopefully for good this time. If they won't let us hold his head under water at least they can let us run him out of the sport.

December 3, 2012  04:55 PM ET

I find it absolutely amazing that the QB situations for either the Eagles or Jets warrants any coverage whatsoever by any national media.

December 3, 2012  05:11 PM ET

Sure, why not Foles.

 
December 3, 2012  05:33 PM ET
QUOTE(#2):

Good move. The kid is off to a promising start. See what you have.

He looks promising.

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