Latest Nick Foles News

49ers WR Goodwin overcomes adversity, wins Halas Award

Jun. 13, 2018 1:38 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Marquise Goodwin has won the 2018 George Halas Award from the Professional Football Writers of America. The Halas Award is given to a NFL player, coach or staff member who overcomes the most adversity to succeed. Goodwin had a career year on the field...

Wentz eager to return, but Foles allows Eagles to wait

Jun. 13, 2018 6:25 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz was having an MVP-caliber season before a torn ACL forced him to the sideline, where he watched Nick Foles lead the Philadelphia Eagles to their first Super Bowl victory. Wentz has a mission to return for Week 1 and is already ahead of schedule after being cleared for...

Bears' Miller won't set limits on recovery from leg injury

Jun. 5, 2018 7:23 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — All Zach Miller knows is he's not setting any limits on his recovery — and his doctors aren't either. Whether the Chicago Bears' tight end can play again after a gruesome injury last season nearly cost him his left leg still is to be determined. "There has not been a...

Eagles QB Carson Wentz back on the field for start of OTAs

May. 22, 2018 2:33 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz was back on the field throwing passes less than six months after knee surgery ended his season. The Pro Bowl quarterback wore a brace on his surgically repaired left knee and tossed passes to assistant coaches and ballboys as the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles...

Foles the goat: Boston zoo makes good on Super Bowl bet

May. 10, 2018 9:43 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — There's a new goat in New England — and his name's not Brady, but Foles. Boston's Franklin Park Zoo has named a newborn Nigerian dwarf goat after Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles, making good on a Super Bowl bet with the Philadelphia Zoo. The Boston zoo had proudly declared...

Celtics take 3-0 series lead with OT win over 76ers

May. 6, 2018 12:03 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Al Horford had no use for the premature celebration that showered confetti all over the 76ers' home court at the end of regulation, delaying overtime and prompting an impromptu cleanup job. Turns out, Horford has the Celtics just a game away from a real sweep. Horford scored the...

Bears take Iowa C Daniels, Memphis WR Miller in 2nd round

Apr. 28, 2018 12:07 AM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Bears went back to building their offense on the second day of the draft. Chicago took Iowa center James Daniels and Memphis receiver Anthony Miller on Friday night, giving prized quarterback Mitchell Trubisky more protection and another target. The Bears took Daniels with the...

Patriots grab Florida DB Duke Dawson in 2nd round of draft

Apr. 27, 2018 10:48 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots grabbed a replacement for Super Bowl hero-turned-scapegoat Malcolm Butler on Friday night with their only pick on the second day of the NFL draft. A day after using their two first-rounders to pick a pair of Georgia Bulldogs for the offense, the Patriots...

Bears could boost offensive line or defense with No. 8 pick

Apr. 25, 2018 12:14 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — From an offensive-minded head coach to a new set of receivers, the Chicago Bears have spent the offseason adding pieces to help Mitchell Trubisky develop into the franchise quarterback they believe he can become. It's easy to envision them continuing along that path with the No. 8...

Eagles have many draft options if they stay at No. 32

Apr. 25, 2018 12:01 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Owning the last pick in the first round of the NFL draft is a spot the Philadelphia Eagles want more often because it goes to the Super Bowl champions. "That's the goal," Eagles vice president of player personnel Joe Douglas said. With no picks in the second or third round, Philadelphia...