The 24-year-old Wentz, who was expected to be an NFL MVP candidate this season, underwent an MRI on Monday morning after suffering the knee injury in Sunday's 43-35 victory over the Los Angeles Rams. The journeyman signal-caller replaced Wentz in the third quarter Sunday and played OK.
The Eagles clinched the NFC East in the win yesterday, so they will be hosting at least one playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field, and are also in an excellent position to land either the No. 1 or No. 2 seed, which would mean a first-round bye.
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Blushes were spared only by substitute Olivier Giroud , who came up with an equaliser with just minutes left on the clock. Oriol Romeu struck a shot against the bar from distance and Ryan Bertrand made an utter hash of a great counter-attack.
The Eagles have overcome several key injuries and now have to move forward without their most indispensable player. "You never really know what's going to happen, but I didn't feel like he was going to hold us back in any way". He came up limping after absorbing multiple hits on the run but stayed in the game and threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Alshon Jeffery four plays later to give the Eagles the lead.
While Kap's return to the league is unlikely, he's a unique fit for the Eagles needs in that he is a mobile quarterback that has experience in big games. His fourth TD pass came after he tore his ACL.
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The underground pipeline belongs to the Vienna-based OMV group, which has confirmed that there was a gas explosion at the site. The blaze was reduced to smaller fires and then extinguished by Tuesday afternoon, allowing experts to assess the damage.
Pederson insisted the offence won't change with Foles.
"Obviously we don't want to lose our best player, if not the most important player on the team for sure and that's tough", said wide receiver Torrey Smith, who had a team-high 100 receiving yards on six catches. He's smart to the point of he and I are going to continue to dialogue like Carson and I did during the week. "I have all the confidence in him if he has to start". "So I feel comfortable doing that".
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Later Tuesday, the USGS reported another quake in the region, a 6.0-magnitude temblor about 65 kilometres from Kernan. An quake measuring 6.2 in magnitude struck southeast Iran's Kerman province on Tuesday, state media reported.
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (11) during the game against the Los Angeles Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Pederson said he hasn't spoken to personnel boss Howie Roseman about adding a third quarterback yet. "That's part of the reason why we brought him up (off the practice squad) earlier in the year".