The Philadelphia Eagles have received multiple trade offers for quarterback Nick Foles but are setting a high price, sources told ESPN’s Chris Mortensen.
The Eagles have plenty of incentive to keep Foles. Wentz is recovering from a torn ACL and LCL in his left knee that he suffered against the Los Angeles Rams in December. While optimistic that he will be back for the 2018 opener, the Eagles have no guarantee that Wentz will be ready for the start of the season. They believe strongly in having two strong starting options at quarterback — a philosophy that was bolstered by how the 2017 season played out.
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But they are leaving the window open a crack in the event that a team comes to the table with an excellent offer. The Eagles are projected to be about $9 million over the cap and are without a second- or third-round pick in April’s draft. Roseman has expressed the need to add picks T. J. Leaf Jersey so the team can offset some of the large contracts on the books with more players on rookie deals.
Womens Matthew Tkachuk Jersey Foles is entering the final year of his two-year contract and carries a cap hit of $7.6 million. Any team that acquires him — especially for the type of compensation the Eagles are talking about — will likely want assurances that he will sign an extension, adding to the complexity of a potential deal.
He has used a wheelchair but is making progress in his rehab. Shazier made an appearance at a Pittsburgh Penguins game in February and stood to acknowledge the cheers of the crowd. He says he is expecting to return to the NFL.
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer remains in steady communication with Shazier, who was a first-round pick in 2014.
The Buckeyes have been honoring him with Buckeye Tough T-shirts that feature Shazier’s NFL No. 50 on the left arm and his Ohio State No. 10 on the right.
Jenkins, fresh off a Super Bowl-winning season with the Eagles, was a first-round pick in 2009 by the New Orleans Saints.
The two-time Pro Bowler won the Jim Thorpe Award as the nation’s top defensive back at Ohio State in 2008.
Jenkins, a leader of the NFL players coalition, is one of the most socially active players in the league, spearheading players’ efforts to improve the criminal justice system.