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Inside the Eagles: Eagles have enough evidence to make decision on Nick Foles
Six starts should be enough. Even with all the injuries on offense, the deficiencies on defense, and the general malaise hanging over a team with a lame-duck coach, the Eagles should be able to make an honest evaluation on whether Nick Foles will be their starting quarterback next season.
Eagles quarterback Nick Foles shows promise and weaknesses
Athletes often are defined more by their failures than their successes. That may be unfair, but it's just the way it is.
Nick is tough, both mentally and physically. He is resilient. That's not enough at QB, but it is worth a lot. Blaine Gabbert is an athletic QB with terrific physical skills, but he is the opposite of Nick with the intangibles. All the ability in the world does you no good if you can't sit in the pocket, take a beating, and then get right back into the same spot on the next play without it overwhelming you.
McCoy doesn't miss a beat, already looking toward '13
LeSean McCoy wanted to play despite outsiders pleading he not, and he played well in his final home game of a season to forget for the Eagles.
Eagles fans bid adieu to home season and maybe Reid - Philly.com
Tom Gearhart has parked his family's Eagles-green Ford E-350 - complete with interior stadium seats and matching Astroturf - in the same spot in Lot F of Lincoln Financial Field before every home