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Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

league have young quarterbacks that remain question marks, from Mitch Trubisky in Chicago to Carson Wentz

quarterbacks who fit the criteria, excluding Darnold and the Bills’ Josh Allen, who will make his 25th start

Out of those 29, three of them have improved by 10 points or more in QB rating beginning with start No

“I think with experience those plays will start going down,” Darnold said.

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Eagles-Redskins Week 15 Predictions: Can Up-And-Down Birds Capitalize Against Another Bad Team?

Eagles-Redskins Week 15 Predictions: Can Up-And-Down Birds Capitalize Against Another Bad Team?

s opinion and the comeback, but part of the reason why they were booed in the first half is because Wentz

The offense, led by Wentz, looks lost at times, playing with no rhythm or aggressiveness.

Maybe that dramatic overtime win will be the spark this team needed to start playing playoff-caliber

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Week 15 NFL picks

Week 15 NFL picks

They lost to the then 2-9 Dolphins two weeks ago, and needed Carson Wentz to put the team on his back

You may as well just start printing Chase Young Giants jerseys now.

for holding it together as long as they did after Andrew Luck unexpectedly retired just before the start

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Only firing question left for Giants: Is Dave Gettleman gone with Pat Shurmur?

Only firing question left for Giants: Is Dave Gettleman gone with Pat Shurmur?

ago, firing Ben McAdoo 12 games into the 2017 season, but that was all about Geno Smith getting one start

defense, there is this: What the heck was that on the game-winning two-yard touchdown pass from Carson Wentz

Manning, in his first start in 12 weeks, moved past Big Ben in two career categories.

After what is likely his final start against the Eagles, Manning dropped to 10-20 in 30 career starts

Williams was called for a roughing-the-passer penalty when he elbowed Wentz in the head.

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Eagles Rally Past Manning, Giants In OT

Eagles Rally Past Manning, Giants In OT

Carson Wentz rallied the Eagles from a 14-point deficit, tossing a 2-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz

Wentz threw for 325 yards and a pair of TDs, including a 5-yard toss to Ertz to tie it at 17-17 with

But the defense held and Wentz drove the Eagles 85 yards and connected with Ertz to tie it.

Wentz then hit Ward for a 9-yard TD that was negated by a holding call on Brandon Brooks.

It’s uncertain when Jones will return so it’s possible Manning could make at least one more start at

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Week 14 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

Week 14 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

And, if this does wind up being his final NFL start, it would complete the circle that is Manning's career

Let’s start by making this clear: The Eagles could lose any remaining game on their schedule.

For the Eagles, Carson Wentz needs to start looking like the franchise quarterback they’re paying him

the Eagles' struggling secondary, but the Giants' pass defense will struggle even more against Carson Wentz

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Eli Manning and Golden Tate will get to see what could have been

Eli Manning and Golden Tate will get to see what could have been

By the time Tate came back from his four-game suspension to start the season, Manning had been benched

third-round pick and Tate played the final eight weeks, plus two playoff games, catching passes from Carson Wentz

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Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can Birds Keep Faint Playoff Hopes Alive On Monday Night?

Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can Birds Keep Faint Playoff Hopes Alive On Monday Night?

On one hand, I’d like to see this team get a top-10 pick and start over in some respects.

It’s time he stopped protecting players in the press and start holding guys accountable.

The theory here is that, not only does Doug want the Eagles to win, but he wants Carson Wentz to be THE

The only thing that MIGHT work is if Wentz voices the need to run more — and that seems unlikely to happen

A the time of this writing, Eli Manning appears slated to start. He has always struggled in Philly.

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5 Reasons to Watch the Final Quarter of the Eagles' Season

5 Reasons to Watch the Final Quarter of the Eagles' Season

The Eagles already made their decision on Wentz this past offseason when they signed him to a $108 million

Wentz would need to average 290 passing yards in the last four games to become the Eagles' first-ever

Along the same lines as Wentz, let's see if Doug Pederson can re-find some of the magic he had a couple

The problem is that the Eagles are still trying to win, so it's not like they're just going to start

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Report: Eagles could make 'significant changes' to staff if team doesn't go on playoff run

Report: Eagles could make 'significant changes' to staff if team doesn't go on playoff run

Additionally, given Carson Wentz' struggles at times this year, QB coach Press Taylor could find himself

And it doesn’t start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

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Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

And it doesn't start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Foles, Wentz and Ertz.

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The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

Arizona got good news in that quarterback Kyler Murray has been cleared to start later today against

You probably still have to start him, but consider yourself warned.

. … Carson Wentz has looked terrible, at least until running into the Dolphins this week. … As bad as

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Eagles power ranking roundup: Week 13

Eagles power ranking roundup: Week 13

#JimmySays: There is so much idiocy in this analysis, I don't even know where to start.

begin with the fact that the Eagles most certainly didn't play better in 2017 after Foles took over for Wentz

The Eagles were mowing everyone down with Wentz in the lineup.

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Malcolm Jenkins' Message to Carson Wentz and Eagles' Offense

Malcolm Jenkins' Message to Carson Wentz and Eagles' Offense

So Malcolm Jenkins' message to Carson Wentz and the Eagles' offense is to stop trying so hard, be patient

When we start playing complimentary football and we get all units playing together, I think we'll give

aren't going to suddenly start scoring in the 30's every week.  

Wentz takes the blame

That was essentially Malcolm Jenkins' message to Carson Wentz and the offense.

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A Poor Performance From Carson Wentz, the Offensive Line Fails and More in Eagles-Seahawks Report Card

A Poor Performance From Carson Wentz, the Offensive Line Fails and More in Eagles-Seahawks Report Card

Carson Wentz:

That said, Wentz delivered one of his worst performances as a pro.

Easy to sit here and second-guess the decision to start rookie Andre Dillard at right tackle when he

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Eagles Likely to Be Without 2 Key Members of Running Attack Sunday

Eagles Likely to Be Without 2 Key Members of Running Attack Sunday

Without Johnson, rookie Andre Dillard will make his first-career start at right tackle.

Why almost everyone is wrong about Wentz

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Cowboys star Dak Prescott at top of 2016 NFL draft QB class

Cowboys star Dak Prescott at top of 2016 NFL draft QB class

Jared Goff or Carson Wentz?

Wentz encountered similar difficulty vs. the Pats’ confusing front and killer coverage.

He’s 6-foot-2, three inches shorter than Wentz and two inches shorter than Goff.

Allen hasn’t done anything to suggest he needs to start working on his Hall of Fame speech, completing

best passing team in the league, most big plays in the league — I mean, I don’t know where you want to start

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Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

• RT Lane Johnson: Johnson is "week-to-week" with a high ankle injury, after Carson Wentz fell on his

He was also accused of being the anonymous source who criticized Carson Wentz and the Eagles' front office

2018, but he figured to be a big part of Washington's plans on defense in 2019, as he was slated to start

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Mailbag: Should the Eagles try to salvage Sidney Jones, or trade him this offseason?

Mailbag: Should the Eagles try to salvage Sidney Jones, or trade him this offseason?

The Eagles get a pick, Jones gets a fresh start, and his new team gets a chance to develop him.

The ball is clearly long gone, and Leonard Williams blasts Wentz with an elbow.

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Eagles vs. Washington: Five matchups to watch

Eagles vs. Washington: Five matchups to watch

For context, you know how a lot of folks gripe about Carson Wentz not throwing the ball away, or holding

almost certain to miss this matchup with an ankle injury, Pederson indicated that Vaitai would get the start

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Manning, Giants suffer frustrating 23-17 OT loss to Eagles - amNewYork

But an exception had to be made, Manning made his first start for the Giants in three months, and there

The Eagles rallied from a 14-point deficit, and Carson Wentz tossed a 2-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz

He only got the start because 22-year-old rookie Daniel Jones, who replaced Manning after Week 2, is

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Eagles vs. Giants: Live updates, and open thread

Eagles vs. Giants: Live updates, and open thread

Offensively, in heavy rain, Carson Wentz must be careful with the football, and not turn it over via

Eagles opened as 8.5-point favorites, but the line moved to 9.5 when it was announced that Manning would start

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Eagles Mailbag: Who Is the Eagles' 2019 MVP So Far?

Eagles Mailbag: Who Is the Eagles' 2019 MVP So Far?

Wentz: I had to include the quarterback, but he isn't playing as well as he needs to play.

The rookie running back got off to a slow start but is averaging 4.5 yards per carry and has been one

Cox: He's still their best player and he has come on incredibly strong, but he got off to a slow start

(Due to the added pressure, his shadow already lingering over Wentz, etc.)

But everything the Eagles do should be with Wentz in mind. I wouldn't do it. 

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Titans’ Ryan Tannehill better fantasy option than pseudo-studs

Titans’ Ryan Tannehill better fantasy option than pseudo-studs

A common refrain in the fantasy community is, “Start your studs.”

So, do you sit one of your stud QBs to start, say, Kirk Cousins (vs.

Lions, 25th) or Carson Wentz (vs. Giants, 24th) or Jacoby Brissett (vs.

Follow the start-your-studs mantra.

Feel free to use Wentz, Cousins, Brissett, Ryan Fitzpatrick or Ryan Tannehill instead.

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Fantasy Football Start And Sit: Miles Sanders A Top 10 RB Option As Eagles Face Giants

Fantasy Football Start And Sit: Miles Sanders A Top 10 RB Option As Eagles Face Giants

Their start of the week at the quarterback spot won’t surprise you if you’ve been paying attention to

New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold is once again the guy to start this week because, again, he faces

Dolphins visit MetLife Stadium this weekend fresh off of giving up three touchdown passes to Carson Wentz

Along a similar line of thinking, the guys have chosen Eagles running back Miles Sanders as their start

Start

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Ranking NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks from best to worst

Ranking NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks from best to worst

14 — Carson Wentz (Eagles): Pictured him being better by now, but at least he doesn’t turn it over (seven

Chosen in the second round of out of Missouri, Lock defeated the Chargers, 23-20, in his first NFL start

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What they're saying: What the hell is wrong with the Eagles? Everything.

What they're saying: What the hell is wrong with the Eagles? Everything.

Quarterback Carson Wentz echoed that sentiment after the game, saying “I’ve seen crazier," Wentz said

In games started by Wentz, they’re 10-13.

And it doesn’t start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Carson Wentz (86.4%) was also high on the list of those fans want to stay.

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First half observations: Eagles 21, Dolphins 14

First half observations: Eagles 21, Dolphins 14

quite fitting that the drive was capped off with a basic swing pass to Miles Sanders, one week after Wentz

Not a bad start.

• There have been times where Carson Wentz was at the heart of Philadelphia's offensive issues, but he

He was let down by his receivers on multiple occasions, and though he missed a throw or two himself, Wentz

(And by the way, I loved that the Eagles actually went to some designed rollouts for Wentz in the first

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Fantasy Football Week 13 players to add include Sam Darnold, Andy Dalton

Fantasy Football Week 13 players to add include Sam Darnold, Andy Dalton

How can you feel comfortable with Matt Ryan or Carson Wentz as your QB this week?

This answer is you can’t so let’s start right there.

The Bengals announced Monday that Dalton will start against the New York Jets in Week 13 and it’s actually

Any quarterback that’s starting should be added in leagues that start multiple QBs.

Let’s start with Rashaad Penny who took advantage of Chris Carson’s fumbling issues in Week 12.

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Eagles injury updates: Carson Wentz expected to be fine, Lane Johnson nearing return

Eagles injury updates: Carson Wentz expected to be fine, Lane Johnson nearing return

Philadelphia Eagles right guard Brandon Brooks and quarterback Carson Wentz.

Wentz left the field and went to the locker room for X-rays, which came back negative, and he was able

And while Pederson acknowledged that could be the case, he was also quick to point out that Wentz was

That bodes well for Wentz' status heading into the Eagles' Week 13 game in Miami.

If he's out again on Sunday, it's time we start asking some pointed questions about Howard's extended

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Eagles snap count analysis: Week 12 vs. Seahawks

Eagles snap count analysis: Week 12 vs. Seahawks

It was perhaps not the best idea for Andre Dillard to start at RT.

• 76 snaps each: Carson Wentz, Jason Peters, Isaac Seumalo, Jason Kelce

Analysis: After being checked in the medical tent briefly, Wentz hustled into the locker room for x-rays

I'm not sure what the Eagles saw in him in practice that led them to believe that he could start at RT

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Report card: Bob Condotta grades the Seahawks’ Week 12 road win vs. the Philadelphia Eagles

Report card: Bob Condotta grades the Seahawks’ Week 12 road win vs. the Philadelphia Eagles

And maybe more impressively they are now 6-0 on the road — the best road start to a season in Seattle

While Carson Wentz had four turnovers of his own, Wilson had just one and made a number of plays that

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Eagles-Seahawks Week 12 Predictions: Can Carson Wentz And Birds Get Back On Track Against Seattle?

Eagles-Seahawks Week 12 Predictions: Can Carson Wentz And Birds Get Back On Track Against Seattle?

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A great start by the Eagles turned into a brutal loss to the New England Patriots

But Carson Wentz is THE franchise player and he simply didn’t play like that on Sunday.

Wentz did not have a good game against the Patriots. He was average at best.

Wentz has to be better.

Let’s rise above and not start the who we could’ve picked or why didn’t we sign this free agent – every

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Cowboys’ Dak Prescott earning bigger bucks with every start

Cowboys’ Dak Prescott earning bigger bucks with every start

Jared Goff and Carson Wentz were drafted 1-2 the same year Prescott was drafted in the fourth round.

The Eagles gave Wentz a four-year, $128 million extension with $108 million in guarantees.

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Eagles vs. Redskins: Predictions, betting odds and broadcast info for Week 15

Eagles vs. Redskins: Predictions, betting odds and broadcast info for Week 15

season was going to go according to plan should've come back in Week 1 when the Birds got off to a slow start

Without any of their starting wide receivers, Carson Wentz will be throwing to Zach Ertz, Dallas Goedert

Against my better judgment, I’m going to look at that closing stretch from Carson Wentz and Co. as a

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Depleted Eagles visit Redskins with playoff hopes alive | WTOP

The good news for Carson Wentz and the Eagles is they shouldn’t have to put up many points because they

“I’d like to see our offense start better than what we did last week,” Callahan said.

Haskins is making his sixth start, and the Eagles have had success going against rookie quarterbacks

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Eagles injury updates: Alshon Jeffery suffers 'significant' injury; Lane Johnson likely to miss time

Eagles injury updates: Alshon Jeffery suffers 'significant' injury; Lane Johnson likely to miss time

Let's start with the worst news, even though the full extent of his injury in not yet known.

It didn't look good for Jeffery right from the start, as the injury occurred on a non-contact play as

The injury to Johnson occurred when Carson Wentz was sacked and in the second half of Monday night's

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Carson Wentz Rallies Eagles Past Giants Throwing to ... Who???

Carson Wentz Rallies Eagles Past Giants Throwing to ... Who???

And Wentz, after another slow start, finally looked like his old self.

Wentz not only rallied the Eagles back after they trailed by 14 points with two minutes left in the third

This was vintage Wentz. But it couldn't have happened without guys making plays around him.

Just keep believing," Wentz said.

Wentz has had his issues this year, and he had his issues in the first half Monday night.

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Five over/unders for Eagles' Week 14 matchup vs. Giants

Five over/unders for Eagles' Week 14 matchup vs. Giants

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz.

while the Eagles have easily handled Manning and the Giants in recent years, this will be his first start

This category really comes down to which Carson Wentz we'll see on the field on Monday night.

Having Wentz drop back nearly 50 times per game is not a winning formula, and he's often at his best

hasn't been nearly the same, especially since suffering his high-ankle sprain in Daniel Jones first start

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Eagles-Giants NFL Week 14 Predictions 2019

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 14 Predictions 2019

Dave Zangaro (6-6)  Let's start by making this clear: The Eagles could lose any remaining game on their

Anyway, the Eagles were favored by eight but it went up to nine when the Giants announced Manning would start

Big day for Carson Wentz against a woeful Giants defense.

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The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 14

The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 14

. … Jets QB Sam Darnold will start to rebound, again, against Miami. … Same goes for Eagles QB Carson

Wentz against the Giants. … The renaissance of Chargers RB Melvin Gordon will continue against Jacksonville

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Jason Kelce Breaks Down Current State of the Eagles

Jason Kelce Breaks Down Current State of the Eagles

I just think that weak leaders stop doing that and they start pointing fingers when times get tough.

Kelce and Carson Wentz, Malcolm Jenkins, Fletcher Cox and more are considered to be the leaders of this

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Which Eagles Coaches Are on the Hot Seat Down the Stretch?

Which Eagles Coaches Are on the Hot Seat Down the Stretch?

History: Fipp has been in charge of the Eagles' special teams units since 2013, arriving for the start

Taylor's job is to coach all the quarterbacks, but our evaluation of him really has to be about Carson Wentz

And, simply put, Wentz is healthy now and hasn't gotten back to his near-MVP form of a couple years ago

Wentz is the most important player on the team and the Eagles need to make sure they're getting the most

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Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

And it doesn't start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Foles, Wentz and Ertz.

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The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

Arizona got good news in that quarterback Kyler Murray has been cleared to start later today against

You probably still have to start him, but consider yourself warned.

. … Carson Wentz has looked terrible, at least until running into the Dolphins this week. … As bad as

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What they're saying: In defense of Eagles QB Carson Wentz ... sort of

What they're saying: In defense of Eagles QB Carson Wentz ... sort of

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz.

As the Eagles have found out since the start of last season, winning the second Super Bowl is in someways

I think Wentz can play.

If no one is open, Wentz can take off and run. 

How does Wentz project moving forward?

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After another strong defensive performance on road vs. Eagles, Seahawks are starting to think big

After another strong defensive performance on road vs. Eagles, Seahawks are starting to think big

rush was just as active without him Sunday, getting three sacks and forcing Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz

“This is really, really important for this stretch run, that the defense can start playing like this.

He had an interception of Wentz on Sunday.

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Brandon Brooks' Early Exit Complicated an Already Difficult Situation for Andre Dillard and the Eagles

Brandon Brooks' Early Exit Complicated an Already Difficult Situation for Andre Dillard and the Eagles

In hindsight, the Eagles' decision to start Andre Dillard at right tackle against the Seahawks on Sunday

A poor performance from Wentz, the OL fails and more in Eagles-Seahawks report card

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Rams vs. Baltimore Ravens: Who has the edge?

Rams vs. Baltimore Ravens: Who has the edge?

Since the start of 2017, the Rams have given up 27 or more points in seven of 10 games against dual-threat

QBs Russell Wilson, Dak Prescott, Carson Wentz, Cam Newton and Jameis Winston.

Jackson’s 1,483 yards rushing since the start of 2018 already are the most by an NFL quarterback in his

The Rams are underdogs at home for the first time since Sean McVay became coach at the start of 2017,

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5 Matchups to Watch as Eagles Host Seahawks in NFL Week 12

5 Matchups to Watch as Eagles Host Seahawks in NFL Week 12

Because of Lane Johnson's injury, Dillard is preparing for his first-career start at right tackle and

The only guy on the line to start every game this season is right tackle Germain Ifedi.

Carroll isn't struggling to evaluate Wentz like everyone else

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Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

league have young quarterbacks that remain question marks, from Mitch Trubisky in Chicago to Carson Wentz

quarterbacks who fit the criteria, excluding Darnold and the Bills’ Josh Allen, who will make his 25th start

Out of those 29, three of them have improved by 10 points or more in QB rating beginning with start No

“I think with experience those plays will start going down,” Darnold said.

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Eagles vs. Redskins: Predictions, betting odds and broadcast info for Week 15

Eagles vs. Redskins: Predictions, betting odds and broadcast info for Week 15

season was going to go according to plan should've come back in Week 1 when the Birds got off to a slow start

Without any of their starting wide receivers, Carson Wentz will be throwing to Zach Ertz, Dallas Goedert

Against my better judgment, I’m going to look at that closing stretch from Carson Wentz and Co. as a

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Mailbag: Should the Eagles try to salvage Sidney Jones, or trade him this offseason?

Mailbag: Should the Eagles try to salvage Sidney Jones, or trade him this offseason?

The Eagles get a pick, Jones gets a fresh start, and his new team gets a chance to develop him.

The ball is clearly long gone, and Leonard Williams blasts Wentz with an elbow.

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Week 15 NFL picks

Week 15 NFL picks

They lost to the then 2-9 Dolphins two weeks ago, and needed Carson Wentz to put the team on his back

You may as well just start printing Chase Young Giants jerseys now.

for holding it together as long as they did after Andrew Luck unexpectedly retired just before the start

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Eagles injury updates: Alshon Jeffery suffers 'significant' injury; Lane Johnson likely to miss time

Eagles injury updates: Alshon Jeffery suffers 'significant' injury; Lane Johnson likely to miss time

Let's start with the worst news, even though the full extent of his injury in not yet known.

It didn't look good for Jeffery right from the start, as the injury occurred on a non-contact play as

The injury to Johnson occurred when Carson Wentz was sacked and in the second half of Monday night's

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Manning, Giants suffer frustrating 23-17 OT loss to Eagles - amNewYork

But an exception had to be made, Manning made his first start for the Giants in three months, and there

The Eagles rallied from a 14-point deficit, and Carson Wentz tossed a 2-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz

He only got the start because 22-year-old rookie Daniel Jones, who replaced Manning after Week 2, is

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Eagles Rally Past Manning, Giants In OT

Eagles Rally Past Manning, Giants In OT

Carson Wentz rallied the Eagles from a 14-point deficit, tossing a 2-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz

Wentz threw for 325 yards and a pair of TDs, including a 5-yard toss to Ertz to tie it at 17-17 with

But the defense held and Wentz drove the Eagles 85 yards and connected with Ertz to tie it.

Wentz then hit Ward for a 9-yard TD that was negated by a holding call on Brandon Brooks.

It’s uncertain when Jones will return so it’s possible Manning could make at least one more start at

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Five over/unders for Eagles' Week 14 matchup vs. Giants

Five over/unders for Eagles' Week 14 matchup vs. Giants

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz.

while the Eagles have easily handled Manning and the Giants in recent years, this will be his first start

This category really comes down to which Carson Wentz we'll see on the field on Monday night.

Having Wentz drop back nearly 50 times per game is not a winning formula, and he's often at his best

hasn't been nearly the same, especially since suffering his high-ankle sprain in Daniel Jones first start

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Eagles Mailbag: Who Is the Eagles' 2019 MVP So Far?

Eagles Mailbag: Who Is the Eagles' 2019 MVP So Far?

Wentz: I had to include the quarterback, but he isn't playing as well as he needs to play.

The rookie running back got off to a slow start but is averaging 4.5 yards per carry and has been one

Cox: He's still their best player and he has come on incredibly strong, but he got off to a slow start

(Due to the added pressure, his shadow already lingering over Wentz, etc.)

But everything the Eagles do should be with Wentz in mind. I wouldn't do it. 

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Eli Manning and Golden Tate will get to see what could have been

Eli Manning and Golden Tate will get to see what could have been

By the time Tate came back from his four-game suspension to start the season, Manning had been benched

third-round pick and Tate played the final eight weeks, plus two playoff games, catching passes from Carson Wentz

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The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 14

The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 14

. … Jets QB Sam Darnold will start to rebound, again, against Miami. … Same goes for Eagles QB Carson

Wentz against the Giants. … The renaissance of Chargers RB Melvin Gordon will continue against Jacksonville

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Fantasy Football Start And Sit: Miles Sanders A Top 10 RB Option As Eagles Face Giants

Fantasy Football Start And Sit: Miles Sanders A Top 10 RB Option As Eagles Face Giants

Their start of the week at the quarterback spot won’t surprise you if you’ve been paying attention to

New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold is once again the guy to start this week because, again, he faces

Dolphins visit MetLife Stadium this weekend fresh off of giving up three touchdown passes to Carson Wentz

Along a similar line of thinking, the guys have chosen Eagles running back Miles Sanders as their start

Start

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5 Reasons to Watch the Final Quarter of the Eagles' Season

5 Reasons to Watch the Final Quarter of the Eagles' Season

The Eagles already made their decision on Wentz this past offseason when they signed him to a $108 million

Wentz would need to average 290 passing yards in the last four games to become the Eagles' first-ever

Along the same lines as Wentz, let's see if Doug Pederson can re-find some of the magic he had a couple

The problem is that the Eagles are still trying to win, so it's not like they're just going to start

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Which Eagles Coaches Are on the Hot Seat Down the Stretch?

Which Eagles Coaches Are on the Hot Seat Down the Stretch?

History: Fipp has been in charge of the Eagles' special teams units since 2013, arriving for the start

Taylor's job is to coach all the quarterbacks, but our evaluation of him really has to be about Carson Wentz

And, simply put, Wentz is healthy now and hasn't gotten back to his near-MVP form of a couple years ago

Wentz is the most important player on the team and the Eagles need to make sure they're getting the most

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What they're saying: What the hell is wrong with the Eagles? Everything.

What they're saying: What the hell is wrong with the Eagles? Everything.

Quarterback Carson Wentz echoed that sentiment after the game, saying “I’ve seen crazier," Wentz said

In games started by Wentz, they’re 10-13.

And it doesn’t start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Carson Wentz (86.4%) was also high on the list of those fans want to stay.

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Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

And it doesn't start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Foles, Wentz and Ertz.

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The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

Arizona got good news in that quarterback Kyler Murray has been cleared to start later today against

You probably still have to start him, but consider yourself warned.

. … Carson Wentz has looked terrible, at least until running into the Dolphins this week. … As bad as

Read full article: The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13...→
Fantasy Football Week 13 players to add include Sam Darnold, Andy Dalton

Fantasy Football Week 13 players to add include Sam Darnold, Andy Dalton

How can you feel comfortable with Matt Ryan or Carson Wentz as your QB this week?

This answer is you can’t so let’s start right there.

The Bengals announced Monday that Dalton will start against the New York Jets in Week 13 and it’s actually

Any quarterback that’s starting should be added in leagues that start multiple QBs.

Let’s start with Rashaad Penny who took advantage of Chris Carson’s fumbling issues in Week 12.

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Eagles power ranking roundup: Week 13

Eagles power ranking roundup: Week 13

#JimmySays: There is so much idiocy in this analysis, I don't even know where to start.

begin with the fact that the Eagles most certainly didn't play better in 2017 after Foles took over for Wentz

The Eagles were mowing everyone down with Wentz in the lineup.

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After another strong defensive performance on road vs. Eagles, Seahawks are starting to think big

After another strong defensive performance on road vs. Eagles, Seahawks are starting to think big

rush was just as active without him Sunday, getting three sacks and forcing Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz

“This is really, really important for this stretch run, that the defense can start playing like this.

He had an interception of Wentz on Sunday.

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Eagles snap count analysis: Week 12 vs. Seahawks

Eagles snap count analysis: Week 12 vs. Seahawks

It was perhaps not the best idea for Andre Dillard to start at RT.

• 76 snaps each: Carson Wentz, Jason Peters, Isaac Seumalo, Jason Kelce

Analysis: After being checked in the medical tent briefly, Wentz hustled into the locker room for x-rays

I'm not sure what the Eagles saw in him in practice that led them to believe that he could start at RT

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A Poor Performance From Carson Wentz, the Offensive Line Fails and More in Eagles-Seahawks Report Card

A Poor Performance From Carson Wentz, the Offensive Line Fails and More in Eagles-Seahawks Report Card

Carson Wentz:

That said, Wentz delivered one of his worst performances as a pro.

Easy to sit here and second-guess the decision to start rookie Andre Dillard at right tackle when he

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Rams vs. Baltimore Ravens: Who has the edge?

Rams vs. Baltimore Ravens: Who has the edge?

Since the start of 2017, the Rams have given up 27 or more points in seven of 10 games against dual-threat

QBs Russell Wilson, Dak Prescott, Carson Wentz, Cam Newton and Jameis Winston.

Jackson’s 1,483 yards rushing since the start of 2018 already are the most by an NFL quarterback in his

The Rams are underdogs at home for the first time since Sean McVay became coach at the start of 2017,

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Eagles-Seahawks Week 12 Predictions: Can Carson Wentz And Birds Get Back On Track Against Seattle?

Eagles-Seahawks Week 12 Predictions: Can Carson Wentz And Birds Get Back On Track Against Seattle?

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A great start by the Eagles turned into a brutal loss to the New England Patriots

But Carson Wentz is THE franchise player and he simply didn’t play like that on Sunday.

Wentz did not have a good game against the Patriots. He was average at best.

Wentz has to be better.

Let’s rise above and not start the who we could’ve picked or why didn’t we sign this free agent – every

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Cowboys star Dak Prescott at top of 2016 NFL draft QB class

Cowboys star Dak Prescott at top of 2016 NFL draft QB class

Jared Goff or Carson Wentz?

Wentz encountered similar difficulty vs. the Pats’ confusing front and killer coverage.

He’s 6-foot-2, three inches shorter than Wentz and two inches shorter than Goff.

Allen hasn’t done anything to suggest he needs to start working on his Hall of Fame speech, completing

best passing team in the league, most big plays in the league — I mean, I don’t know where you want to start

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Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

• RT Lane Johnson: Johnson is "week-to-week" with a high ankle injury, after Carson Wentz fell on his

He was also accused of being the anonymous source who criticized Carson Wentz and the Eagles' front office

2018, but he figured to be a big part of Washington's plans on defense in 2019, as he was slated to start

Read full article: Eagles-Washington final injury report, w...→
Eagles-Redskins Week 15 Predictions: Can Up-And-Down Birds Capitalize Against Another Bad Team?

Eagles-Redskins Week 15 Predictions: Can Up-And-Down Birds Capitalize Against Another Bad Team?

s opinion and the comeback, but part of the reason why they were booed in the first half is because Wentz

The offense, led by Wentz, looks lost at times, playing with no rhythm or aggressiveness.

Maybe that dramatic overtime win will be the spark this team needed to start playing playoff-caliber

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Depleted Eagles visit Redskins with playoff hopes alive | WTOP

The good news for Carson Wentz and the Eagles is they shouldn’t have to put up many points because they

“I’d like to see our offense start better than what we did last week,” Callahan said.

Haskins is making his sixth start, and the Eagles have had success going against rookie quarterbacks

Read full article: Depleted Eagles visit Redskins with play...→
Eagles vs. Washington: Five matchups to watch

Eagles vs. Washington: Five matchups to watch

For context, you know how a lot of folks gripe about Carson Wentz not throwing the ball away, or holding

almost certain to miss this matchup with an ankle injury, Pederson indicated that Vaitai would get the start

Read full article: Eagles vs. Washington: Five matchups to ...→
Only firing question left for Giants: Is Dave Gettleman gone with Pat Shurmur?

Only firing question left for Giants: Is Dave Gettleman gone with Pat Shurmur?

ago, firing Ben McAdoo 12 games into the 2017 season, but that was all about Geno Smith getting one start

defense, there is this: What the heck was that on the game-winning two-yard touchdown pass from Carson Wentz

Manning, in his first start in 12 weeks, moved past Big Ben in two career categories.

After what is likely his final start against the Eagles, Manning dropped to 10-20 in 30 career starts

Williams was called for a roughing-the-passer penalty when he elbowed Wentz in the head.

Read full article: Only firing question left for Giants: Is...→
Carson Wentz Rallies Eagles Past Giants Throwing to ... Who???

Carson Wentz Rallies Eagles Past Giants Throwing to ... Who???

And Wentz, after another slow start, finally looked like his old self.

Wentz not only rallied the Eagles back after they trailed by 14 points with two minutes left in the third

This was vintage Wentz. But it couldn't have happened without guys making plays around him.

Just keep believing," Wentz said.

Wentz has had his issues this year, and he had his issues in the first half Monday night.

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Eagles vs. Giants: Live updates, and open thread

Eagles vs. Giants: Live updates, and open thread

Offensively, in heavy rain, Carson Wentz must be careful with the football, and not turn it over via

Eagles opened as 8.5-point favorites, but the line moved to 9.5 when it was announced that Manning would start

Read full article: Eagles vs. Giants: Live updates, and ope...→
Week 14 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

Week 14 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

And, if this does wind up being his final NFL start, it would complete the circle that is Manning's career

Let’s start by making this clear: The Eagles could lose any remaining game on their schedule.

For the Eagles, Carson Wentz needs to start looking like the franchise quarterback they’re paying him

the Eagles' struggling secondary, but the Giants' pass defense will struggle even more against Carson Wentz

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Eagles-Giants NFL Week 14 Predictions 2019

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 14 Predictions 2019

Dave Zangaro (6-6)  Let's start by making this clear: The Eagles could lose any remaining game on their

Anyway, the Eagles were favored by eight but it went up to nine when the Giants announced Manning would start

Big day for Carson Wentz against a woeful Giants defense.

Read full article: Eagles-Giants NFL Week 14 Predictions 20...→
Titans’ Ryan Tannehill better fantasy option than pseudo-studs

Titans’ Ryan Tannehill better fantasy option than pseudo-studs

A common refrain in the fantasy community is, “Start your studs.”

So, do you sit one of your stud QBs to start, say, Kirk Cousins (vs.

Lions, 25th) or Carson Wentz (vs. Giants, 24th) or Jacoby Brissett (vs.

Follow the start-your-studs mantra.

Feel free to use Wentz, Cousins, Brissett, Ryan Fitzpatrick or Ryan Tannehill instead.

Read full article: Titans’ Ryan Tannehill better fantasy op...→
Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can Birds Keep Faint Playoff Hopes Alive On Monday Night?

Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can Birds Keep Faint Playoff Hopes Alive On Monday Night?

On one hand, I’d like to see this team get a top-10 pick and start over in some respects.

It’s time he stopped protecting players in the press and start holding guys accountable.

The theory here is that, not only does Doug want the Eagles to win, but he wants Carson Wentz to be THE

The only thing that MIGHT work is if Wentz voices the need to run more — and that seems unlikely to happen

A the time of this writing, Eli Manning appears slated to start. He has always struggled in Philly.

Read full article: Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can B...→
Jason Kelce Breaks Down Current State of the Eagles

Jason Kelce Breaks Down Current State of the Eagles

I just think that weak leaders stop doing that and they start pointing fingers when times get tough.

Kelce and Carson Wentz, Malcolm Jenkins, Fletcher Cox and more are considered to be the leaders of this

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Ranking NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks from best to worst

Ranking NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks from best to worst

14 — Carson Wentz (Eagles): Pictured him being better by now, but at least he doesn’t turn it over (seven

Chosen in the second round of out of Missouri, Lock defeated the Chargers, 23-20, in his first NFL start

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Report: Eagles could make 'significant changes' to staff if team doesn't go on playoff run

Report: Eagles could make 'significant changes' to staff if team doesn't go on playoff run

Additionally, given Carson Wentz' struggles at times this year, QB coach Press Taylor could find himself

And it doesn’t start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Read full article: Report: Eagles could make 'significant c...→
Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

And it doesn't start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Foles, Wentz and Ertz.

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First half observations: Eagles 21, Dolphins 14

First half observations: Eagles 21, Dolphins 14

quite fitting that the drive was capped off with a basic swing pass to Miles Sanders, one week after Wentz

Not a bad start.

• There have been times where Carson Wentz was at the heart of Philadelphia's offensive issues, but he

He was let down by his receivers on multiple occasions, and though he missed a throw or two himself, Wentz

(And by the way, I loved that the Eagles actually went to some designed rollouts for Wentz in the first

Read full article: First half observations: Eagles 21, Dolp...→
The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

Arizona got good news in that quarterback Kyler Murray has been cleared to start later today against

You probably still have to start him, but consider yourself warned.

. … Carson Wentz has looked terrible, at least until running into the Dolphins this week. … As bad as

Read full article: The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13...→
What they're saying: In defense of Eagles QB Carson Wentz ... sort of

What they're saying: In defense of Eagles QB Carson Wentz ... sort of

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz.

As the Eagles have found out since the start of last season, winning the second Super Bowl is in someways

I think Wentz can play.

If no one is open, Wentz can take off and run. 

How does Wentz project moving forward?

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Eagles injury updates: Carson Wentz expected to be fine, Lane Johnson nearing return

Eagles injury updates: Carson Wentz expected to be fine, Lane Johnson nearing return

Philadelphia Eagles right guard Brandon Brooks and quarterback Carson Wentz.

Wentz left the field and went to the locker room for X-rays, which came back negative, and he was able

And while Pederson acknowledged that could be the case, he was also quick to point out that Wentz was

That bodes well for Wentz' status heading into the Eagles' Week 13 game in Miami.

If he's out again on Sunday, it's time we start asking some pointed questions about Howard's extended

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Malcolm Jenkins' Message to Carson Wentz and Eagles' Offense

Malcolm Jenkins' Message to Carson Wentz and Eagles' Offense

So Malcolm Jenkins' message to Carson Wentz and the Eagles' offense is to stop trying so hard, be patient

When we start playing complimentary football and we get all units playing together, I think we'll give

aren't going to suddenly start scoring in the 30's every week.  

Wentz takes the blame

That was essentially Malcolm Jenkins' message to Carson Wentz and the offense.

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Brandon Brooks' Early Exit Complicated an Already Difficult Situation for Andre Dillard and the Eagles

Brandon Brooks' Early Exit Complicated an Already Difficult Situation for Andre Dillard and the Eagles

In hindsight, the Eagles' decision to start Andre Dillard at right tackle against the Seahawks on Sunday

A poor performance from Wentz, the OL fails and more in Eagles-Seahawks report card

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Report card: Bob Condotta grades the Seahawks’ Week 12 road win vs. the Philadelphia Eagles

Report card: Bob Condotta grades the Seahawks’ Week 12 road win vs. the Philadelphia Eagles

And maybe more impressively they are now 6-0 on the road — the best road start to a season in Seattle

While Carson Wentz had four turnovers of his own, Wilson had just one and made a number of plays that

Read full article: Report card: Bob Condotta grades the Sea...→
Eagles Likely to Be Without 2 Key Members of Running Attack Sunday

Eagles Likely to Be Without 2 Key Members of Running Attack Sunday

Without Johnson, rookie Andre Dillard will make his first-career start at right tackle.

Why almost everyone is wrong about Wentz

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5 Matchups to Watch as Eagles Host Seahawks in NFL Week 12

5 Matchups to Watch as Eagles Host Seahawks in NFL Week 12

Because of Lane Johnson's injury, Dillard is preparing for his first-career start at right tackle and

The only guy on the line to start every game this season is right tackle Germain Ifedi.

Carroll isn't struggling to evaluate Wentz like everyone else

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Cowboys’ Dak Prescott earning bigger bucks with every start

Cowboys’ Dak Prescott earning bigger bucks with every start

Jared Goff and Carson Wentz were drafted 1-2 the same year Prescott was drafted in the fourth round.

The Eagles gave Wentz a four-year, $128 million extension with $108 million in guarantees.

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Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

Adam Gase confident Sam Darnold will be on right side of intriguing QB list

league have young quarterbacks that remain question marks, from Mitch Trubisky in Chicago to Carson Wentz

quarterbacks who fit the criteria, excluding Darnold and the Bills’ Josh Allen, who will make his 25th start

Out of those 29, three of them have improved by 10 points or more in QB rating beginning with start No

“I think with experience those plays will start going down,” Darnold said.

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Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

Eagles-Washington final injury report, with analysis

• RT Lane Johnson: Johnson is "week-to-week" with a high ankle injury, after Carson Wentz fell on his

He was also accused of being the anonymous source who criticized Carson Wentz and the Eagles' front office

2018, but he figured to be a big part of Washington's plans on defense in 2019, as he was slated to start

Read full article: Eagles-Washington final injury report, w...→
Eagles vs. Redskins: Predictions, betting odds and broadcast info for Week 15

Eagles vs. Redskins: Predictions, betting odds and broadcast info for Week 15

season was going to go according to plan should've come back in Week 1 when the Birds got off to a slow start

Without any of their starting wide receivers, Carson Wentz will be throwing to Zach Ertz, Dallas Goedert

Against my better judgment, I’m going to look at that closing stretch from Carson Wentz and Co. as a

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Eagles-Redskins Week 15 Predictions: Can Up-And-Down Birds Capitalize Against Another Bad Team?

Eagles-Redskins Week 15 Predictions: Can Up-And-Down Birds Capitalize Against Another Bad Team?

s opinion and the comeback, but part of the reason why they were booed in the first half is because Wentz

The offense, led by Wentz, looks lost at times, playing with no rhythm or aggressiveness.

Maybe that dramatic overtime win will be the spark this team needed to start playing playoff-caliber

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Mailbag: Should the Eagles try to salvage Sidney Jones, or trade him this offseason?

Mailbag: Should the Eagles try to salvage Sidney Jones, or trade him this offseason?

The Eagles get a pick, Jones gets a fresh start, and his new team gets a chance to develop him.

The ball is clearly long gone, and Leonard Williams blasts Wentz with an elbow.

Read full article: Mailbag: Should the Eagles try to salvag...→

Depleted Eagles visit Redskins with playoff hopes alive | WTOP

The good news for Carson Wentz and the Eagles is they shouldn’t have to put up many points because they

“I’d like to see our offense start better than what we did last week,” Callahan said.

Haskins is making his sixth start, and the Eagles have had success going against rookie quarterbacks

Read full article: Depleted Eagles visit Redskins with play...→
Week 15 NFL picks

Week 15 NFL picks

They lost to the then 2-9 Dolphins two weeks ago, and needed Carson Wentz to put the team on his back

You may as well just start printing Chase Young Giants jerseys now.

for holding it together as long as they did after Andrew Luck unexpectedly retired just before the start

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Eagles vs. Washington: Five matchups to watch

Eagles vs. Washington: Five matchups to watch

For context, you know how a lot of folks gripe about Carson Wentz not throwing the ball away, or holding

almost certain to miss this matchup with an ankle injury, Pederson indicated that Vaitai would get the start

Read full article: Eagles vs. Washington: Five matchups to ...→
Eagles injury updates: Alshon Jeffery suffers 'significant' injury; Lane Johnson likely to miss time

Eagles injury updates: Alshon Jeffery suffers 'significant' injury; Lane Johnson likely to miss time

Let's start with the worst news, even though the full extent of his injury in not yet known.

It didn't look good for Jeffery right from the start, as the injury occurred on a non-contact play as

The injury to Johnson occurred when Carson Wentz was sacked and in the second half of Monday night's

Read full article: Eagles injury updates: Alshon Jeffery su...→
Only firing question left for Giants: Is Dave Gettleman gone with Pat Shurmur?

Only firing question left for Giants: Is Dave Gettleman gone with Pat Shurmur?

ago, firing Ben McAdoo 12 games into the 2017 season, but that was all about Geno Smith getting one start

defense, there is this: What the heck was that on the game-winning two-yard touchdown pass from Carson Wentz

Manning, in his first start in 12 weeks, moved past Big Ben in two career categories.

After what is likely his final start against the Eagles, Manning dropped to 10-20 in 30 career starts

Williams was called for a roughing-the-passer penalty when he elbowed Wentz in the head.

Read full article: Only firing question left for Giants: Is...→

Manning, Giants suffer frustrating 23-17 OT loss to Eagles - amNewYork

But an exception had to be made, Manning made his first start for the Giants in three months, and there

The Eagles rallied from a 14-point deficit, and Carson Wentz tossed a 2-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz

He only got the start because 22-year-old rookie Daniel Jones, who replaced Manning after Week 2, is

Read full article: Manning, Giants suffer frustrating 23-17...→
Carson Wentz Rallies Eagles Past Giants Throwing to ... Who???

Carson Wentz Rallies Eagles Past Giants Throwing to ... Who???

And Wentz, after another slow start, finally looked like his old self.

Wentz not only rallied the Eagles back after they trailed by 14 points with two minutes left in the third

This was vintage Wentz. But it couldn't have happened without guys making plays around him.

Just keep believing," Wentz said.

Wentz has had his issues this year, and he had his issues in the first half Monday night.

Read full article: Carson Wentz Rallies Eagles Past Giants ...→
Eagles Rally Past Manning, Giants In OT

Eagles Rally Past Manning, Giants In OT

Carson Wentz rallied the Eagles from a 14-point deficit, tossing a 2-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz

Wentz threw for 325 yards and a pair of TDs, including a 5-yard toss to Ertz to tie it at 17-17 with

But the defense held and Wentz drove the Eagles 85 yards and connected with Ertz to tie it.

Wentz then hit Ward for a 9-yard TD that was negated by a holding call on Brandon Brooks.

It’s uncertain when Jones will return so it’s possible Manning could make at least one more start at

Read full article: Eagles Rally Past Manning, Giants In OT...→
Eagles vs. Giants: Live updates, and open thread

Eagles vs. Giants: Live updates, and open thread

Offensively, in heavy rain, Carson Wentz must be careful with the football, and not turn it over via

Eagles opened as 8.5-point favorites, but the line moved to 9.5 when it was announced that Manning would start

Read full article: Eagles vs. Giants: Live updates, and ope...→
Five over/unders for Eagles' Week 14 matchup vs. Giants

Five over/unders for Eagles' Week 14 matchup vs. Giants

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz.

while the Eagles have easily handled Manning and the Giants in recent years, this will be his first start

This category really comes down to which Carson Wentz we'll see on the field on Monday night.

Having Wentz drop back nearly 50 times per game is not a winning formula, and he's often at his best

hasn't been nearly the same, especially since suffering his high-ankle sprain in Daniel Jones first start

Read full article: Five over/unders for Eagles' Week 14 mat...→
Week 14 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

Week 14 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

And, if this does wind up being his final NFL start, it would complete the circle that is Manning's career

Let’s start by making this clear: The Eagles could lose any remaining game on their schedule.

For the Eagles, Carson Wentz needs to start looking like the franchise quarterback they’re paying him

the Eagles' struggling secondary, but the Giants' pass defense will struggle even more against Carson Wentz

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Eagles Mailbag: Who Is the Eagles' 2019 MVP So Far?

Eagles Mailbag: Who Is the Eagles' 2019 MVP So Far?

Wentz: I had to include the quarterback, but he isn't playing as well as he needs to play.

The rookie running back got off to a slow start but is averaging 4.5 yards per carry and has been one

Cox: He's still their best player and he has come on incredibly strong, but he got off to a slow start

(Due to the added pressure, his shadow already lingering over Wentz, etc.)

But everything the Eagles do should be with Wentz in mind. I wouldn't do it. 

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Eagles-Giants NFL Week 14 Predictions 2019

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 14 Predictions 2019

Dave Zangaro (6-6)  Let's start by making this clear: The Eagles could lose any remaining game on their

Anyway, the Eagles were favored by eight but it went up to nine when the Giants announced Manning would start

Big day for Carson Wentz against a woeful Giants defense.

Read full article: Eagles-Giants NFL Week 14 Predictions 20...→
Eli Manning and Golden Tate will get to see what could have been

Eli Manning and Golden Tate will get to see what could have been

By the time Tate came back from his four-game suspension to start the season, Manning had been benched

third-round pick and Tate played the final eight weeks, plus two playoff games, catching passes from Carson Wentz

Read full article: Eli Manning and Golden Tate will get to ...→
Titans’ Ryan Tannehill better fantasy option than pseudo-studs

Titans’ Ryan Tannehill better fantasy option than pseudo-studs

A common refrain in the fantasy community is, “Start your studs.”

So, do you sit one of your stud QBs to start, say, Kirk Cousins (vs.

Lions, 25th) or Carson Wentz (vs. Giants, 24th) or Jacoby Brissett (vs.

Follow the start-your-studs mantra.

Feel free to use Wentz, Cousins, Brissett, Ryan Fitzpatrick or Ryan Tannehill instead.

Read full article: Titans’ Ryan Tannehill better fantasy op...→
The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 14

The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 14

. … Jets QB Sam Darnold will start to rebound, again, against Miami. … Same goes for Eagles QB Carson

Wentz against the Giants. … The renaissance of Chargers RB Melvin Gordon will continue against Jacksonville

Read full article: The Loop Fantasy Football Report: Week 1...→
Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can Birds Keep Faint Playoff Hopes Alive On Monday Night?

Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can Birds Keep Faint Playoff Hopes Alive On Monday Night?

On one hand, I’d like to see this team get a top-10 pick and start over in some respects.

It’s time he stopped protecting players in the press and start holding guys accountable.

The theory here is that, not only does Doug want the Eagles to win, but he wants Carson Wentz to be THE

The only thing that MIGHT work is if Wentz voices the need to run more — and that seems unlikely to happen

A the time of this writing, Eli Manning appears slated to start. He has always struggled in Philly.

Read full article: Eagles-Giants Week 14 Predictions: Can B...→
Fantasy Football Start And Sit: Miles Sanders A Top 10 RB Option As Eagles Face Giants

Fantasy Football Start And Sit: Miles Sanders A Top 10 RB Option As Eagles Face Giants

Their start of the week at the quarterback spot won’t surprise you if you’ve been paying attention to

New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold is once again the guy to start this week because, again, he faces

Dolphins visit MetLife Stadium this weekend fresh off of giving up three touchdown passes to Carson Wentz

Along a similar line of thinking, the guys have chosen Eagles running back Miles Sanders as their start

Start

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Jason Kelce Breaks Down Current State of the Eagles

Jason Kelce Breaks Down Current State of the Eagles

I just think that weak leaders stop doing that and they start pointing fingers when times get tough.

Kelce and Carson Wentz, Malcolm Jenkins, Fletcher Cox and more are considered to be the leaders of this

Read full article: Jason Kelce Breaks Down Current State of...→
5 Reasons to Watch the Final Quarter of the Eagles' Season

5 Reasons to Watch the Final Quarter of the Eagles' Season

The Eagles already made their decision on Wentz this past offseason when they signed him to a $108 million

Wentz would need to average 290 passing yards in the last four games to become the Eagles' first-ever

Along the same lines as Wentz, let's see if Doug Pederson can re-find some of the magic he had a couple

The problem is that the Eagles are still trying to win, so it's not like they're just going to start

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Ranking NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks from best to worst

Ranking NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks from best to worst

14 — Carson Wentz (Eagles): Pictured him being better by now, but at least he doesn’t turn it over (seven

Chosen in the second round of out of Missouri, Lock defeated the Chargers, 23-20, in his first NFL start

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Which Eagles Coaches Are on the Hot Seat Down the Stretch?

Which Eagles Coaches Are on the Hot Seat Down the Stretch?

History: Fipp has been in charge of the Eagles' special teams units since 2013, arriving for the start

Taylor's job is to coach all the quarterbacks, but our evaluation of him really has to be about Carson Wentz

And, simply put, Wentz is healthy now and hasn't gotten back to his near-MVP form of a couple years ago

Wentz is the most important player on the team and the Eagles need to make sure they're getting the most

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Report: Eagles could make 'significant changes' to staff if team doesn't go on playoff run

Report: Eagles could make 'significant changes' to staff if team doesn't go on playoff run

Additionally, given Carson Wentz' struggles at times this year, QB coach Press Taylor could find himself

And it doesn’t start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

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What they're saying: What the hell is wrong with the Eagles? Everything.

What they're saying: What the hell is wrong with the Eagles? Everything.

Quarterback Carson Wentz echoed that sentiment after the game, saying “I’ve seen crazier," Wentz said

In games started by Wentz, they’re 10-13.

And it doesn’t start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Carson Wentz (86.4%) was also high on the list of those fans want to stay.

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Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

And it doesn't start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Foles, Wentz and Ertz.

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Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

Jeffrey Lurie Can't Ignore What Eagles Have Become

And it doesn't start with Howie Roseman rolling up his sleeves and figuring out what moves to make.

No, it has to start with Jeff Lurie being truly honest with himself and examining whether the personnel

Foles, Wentz and Ertz.

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First half observations: Eagles 21, Dolphins 14

First half observations: Eagles 21, Dolphins 14

quite fitting that the drive was capped off with a basic swing pass to Miles Sanders, one week after Wentz

Not a bad start.

• There have been times where Carson Wentz was at the heart of Philadelphia's offensive issues, but he

He was let down by his receivers on multiple occasions, and though he missed a throw or two himself, Wentz

(And by the way, I loved that the Eagles actually went to some designed rollouts for Wentz in the first

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The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

Arizona got good news in that quarterback Kyler Murray has been cleared to start later today against

You probably still have to start him, but consider yourself warned.

. … Carson Wentz has looked terrible, at least until running into the Dolphins this week. … As bad as

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The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 13: Last-minute moves

Arizona got good news in that quarterback Kyler Murray has been cleared to start later today against

You probably still have to start him, but consider yourself warned.

. … Carson Wentz has looked terrible, at least until running into the Dolphins this week. … As bad as

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Fantasy Football Week 13 players to add include Sam Darnold, Andy Dalton

Fantasy Football Week 13 players to add include Sam Darnold, Andy Dalton

How can you feel comfortable with Matt Ryan or Carson Wentz as your QB this week?

This answer is you can’t so let’s start right there.

The Bengals announced Monday that Dalton will start against the New York Jets in Week 13 and it’s actually

Any quarterback that’s starting should be added in leagues that start multiple QBs.

Let’s start with Rashaad Penny who took advantage of Chris Carson’s fumbling issues in Week 12.

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What they're saying: In defense of Eagles QB Carson Wentz ... sort of

What they're saying: In defense of Eagles QB Carson Wentz ... sort of

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz.

As the Eagles have found out since the start of last season, winning the second Super Bowl is in someways

I think Wentz can play.

If no one is open, Wentz can take off and run. 

How does Wentz project moving forward?

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Eagles power ranking roundup: Week 13

Eagles power ranking roundup: Week 13

#JimmySays: There is so much idiocy in this analysis, I don't even know where to start.

begin with the fact that the Eagles most certainly didn't play better in 2017 after Foles took over for Wentz

The Eagles were mowing everyone down with Wentz in the lineup.

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Eagles injury updates: Carson Wentz expected to be fine, Lane Johnson nearing return

Eagles injury updates: Carson Wentz expected to be fine, Lane Johnson nearing return

Philadelphia Eagles right guard Brandon Brooks and quarterback Carson Wentz.

Wentz left the field and went to the locker room for X-rays, which came back negative, and he was able

And while Pederson acknowledged that could be the case, he was also quick to point out that Wentz was

That bodes well for Wentz' status heading into the Eagles' Week 13 game in Miami.

If he's out again on Sunday, it's time we start asking some pointed questions about Howard's extended

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After another strong defensive performance on road vs. Eagles, Seahawks are starting to think big

After another strong defensive performance on road vs. Eagles, Seahawks are starting to think big

rush was just as active without him Sunday, getting three sacks and forcing Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz

“This is really, really important for this stretch run, that the defense can start playing like this.

He had an interception of Wentz on Sunday.

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Malcolm Jenkins' Message to Carson Wentz and Eagles' Offense

Malcolm Jenkins' Message to Carson Wentz and Eagles' Offense

So Malcolm Jenkins' message to Carson Wentz and the Eagles' offense is to stop trying so hard, be patient

When we start playing complimentary football and we get all units playing together, I think we'll give

aren't going to suddenly start scoring in the 30's every week.  

Wentz takes the blame

That was essentially Malcolm Jenkins' message to Carson Wentz and the offense.

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Eagles snap count analysis: Week 12 vs. Seahawks

Eagles snap count analysis: Week 12 vs. Seahawks

It was perhaps not the best idea for Andre Dillard to start at RT.

• 76 snaps each: Carson Wentz, Jason Peters, Isaac Seumalo, Jason Kelce

Analysis: After being checked in the medical tent briefly, Wentz hustled into the locker room for x-rays

I'm not sure what the Eagles saw in him in practice that led them to believe that he could start at RT

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Brandon Brooks' Early Exit Complicated an Already Difficult Situation for Andre Dillard and the Eagles

Brandon Brooks' Early Exit Complicated an Already Difficult Situation for Andre Dillard and the Eagles

In hindsight, the Eagles' decision to start Andre Dillard at right tackle against the Seahawks on Sunday

A poor performance from Wentz, the OL fails and more in Eagles-Seahawks report card

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A Poor Performance From Carson Wentz, the Offensive Line Fails and More in Eagles-Seahawks Report Card

A Poor Performance From Carson Wentz, the Offensive Line Fails and More in Eagles-Seahawks Report Card

Carson Wentz:

That said, Wentz delivered one of his worst performances as a pro.

Easy to sit here and second-guess the decision to start rookie Andre Dillard at right tackle when he

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Report card: Bob Condotta grades the Seahawks’ Week 12 road win vs. the Philadelphia Eagles

Report card: Bob Condotta grades the Seahawks’ Week 12 road win vs. the Philadelphia Eagles

And maybe more impressively they are now 6-0 on the road — the best road start to a season in Seattle

While Carson Wentz had four turnovers of his own, Wilson had just one and made a number of plays that

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Rams vs. Baltimore Ravens: Who has the edge?

Rams vs. Baltimore Ravens: Who has the edge?

Since the start of 2017, the Rams have given up 27 or more points in seven of 10 games against dual-threat

QBs Russell Wilson, Dak Prescott, Carson Wentz, Cam Newton and Jameis Winston.

Jackson’s 1,483 yards rushing since the start of 2018 already are the most by an NFL quarterback in his

The Rams are underdogs at home for the first time since Sean McVay became coach at the start of 2017,

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Eagles Likely to Be Without 2 Key Members of Running Attack Sunday

Eagles Likely to Be Without 2 Key Members of Running Attack Sunday

Without Johnson, rookie Andre Dillard will make his first-career start at right tackle.

Why almost everyone is wrong about Wentz

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Eagles-Seahawks Week 12 Predictions: Can Carson Wentz And Birds Get Back On Track Against Seattle?

Eagles-Seahawks Week 12 Predictions: Can Carson Wentz And Birds Get Back On Track Against Seattle?

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A great start by the Eagles turned into a brutal loss to the New England Patriots

But Carson Wentz is THE franchise player and he simply didn’t play like that on Sunday.

Wentz did not have a good game against the Patriots. He was average at best.

Wentz has to be better.

Let’s rise above and not start the who we could’ve picked or why didn’t we sign this free agent – every

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5 Matchups to Watch as Eagles Host Seahawks in NFL Week 12

5 Matchups to Watch as Eagles Host Seahawks in NFL Week 12

Because of Lane Johnson's injury, Dillard is preparing for his first-career start at right tackle and

The only guy on the line to start every game this season is right tackle Germain Ifedi.

Carroll isn't struggling to evaluate Wentz like everyone else

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Cowboys star Dak Prescott at top of 2016 NFL draft QB class

Cowboys star Dak Prescott at top of 2016 NFL draft QB class

Jared Goff or Carson Wentz?

Wentz encountered similar difficulty vs. the Pats’ confusing front and killer coverage.

He’s 6-foot-2, three inches shorter than Wentz and two inches shorter than Goff.

Allen hasn’t done anything to suggest he needs to start working on his Hall of Fame speech, completing

best passing team in the league, most big plays in the league — I mean, I don’t know where you want to start

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Cowboys’ Dak Prescott earning bigger bucks with every start

Cowboys’ Dak Prescott earning bigger bucks with every start

Jared Goff and Carson Wentz were drafted 1-2 the same year Prescott was drafted in the fourth round.

The Eagles gave Wentz a four-year, $128 million extension with $108 million in guarantees.

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