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Carson Wentz trade rumors, Eagles offense stay or go, and Super Bowl LII trivia game

BGN Radio Episode 167!

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Since it’s been wayyyyyy too long since anyone discussed Carson Wentz and if the Philadelphia Eagles will trade him or not, Jimmy Kempski and I got together to talk about the seemingly disgruntled quarterback and much more on the latest BGN Radio podcast episode. You can [CLICK HERE TO LISTEN] to our conversation or stream the episode below:

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Show highlights include ...

LATEST EAGLES NEWS (READ: LATEST CARSON WENTZ NEWS)

  • Biggest takeaways from Nick Sirianni’s press conference.
  • Wentz seemingly still wants out despite the Eagles moving on from Doug Pederson. Adam Schefter is (educated) guessing that he’ll be traded.
  • Where are we at on the likelihood of a Wentz trade? And why is he still unhappy?
  • Even if the Eagles can manage to fix him, is he good enough to help the Eagles seriously contend for a championship once fixed? This is a guy who is 17-21-1 since tearing his ACL in 2017. He was 14-13 before 2020.

Wentz’ PFF Grade/rank by year:

2016 - 69.9 (21st)
2017 - 84.9 (5th)
2018 - 79.4 (14th)
2019 - 76.5 (14th)
2020 - 65.0 (31st)

  • Does having a quarterback competition even make sense? What happens if Wentz loses? His value might only go down.
  • Does the Matthew Stafford-Jared Goff trade impact what happens with Wentz?

Stats since 2017

Stats Goff Wentz
Stats Goff Wentz
Record 42-20 28-23-1
Completion 64.30% 62.80%
Yards/attempt 7.7 6.9
TD 102 97
INT 48 36
Passer rating 94.1 92.4
Rush yards 298 911
Rush TD 9 6
Fumbles 37 44

STAY OR GO: OFFENSE EDITION

  • QB: BLG and Jimmy differ on Wentz. Any chance Jalen Hurts is traded? Two factors to consider about Nate Sudfeld.
  • RB: Miles Sanders and Boston Scott will be back. Anyone else?
  • WR: Alshon Jeffery and DeSean Jackson are obviously gone. Who emerges from the young guys?
  • TE: 0% chance that Zach Ertz is back, right? And the Eagles might have to cut him?
  • OT: Great than 0% chance that Jason Peters returns?! What happens at left tackle between Andre Dillard and Jordan Malata?
  • iOL: Will Jason Kelce retire?

EAGLES SUPER BOWL LII TRIVIA

Jimmy asked me 15 questions (see if you can beat my score!). Including:

  • Who did Alshon Jeffery beat on his touchdown reception?
  • What color was the Gatorade that got dumped on Doug Pederson?
  • Who dumped the Gatorade cooler on Doug Pederson?
  • How many combined sacks were there in the Super Bowl?
  • How long was Jake Elliott’s final field goal?
  • Who are you taking to win Super Bowl LV this year, Chiefs or Buccaneers?

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