[1] He graduated in 2007 from Westlake High School. [75] Foles won the game over the Jaguars, 19–14, and finished 20–33 with 187 yards and a touchdown. Upset that the now-Los Angeles Rams drafted quarterback Jared Goff with the first overall pick of the 2016 NFL draft, Foles requested and was granted a release on July 27, 2016. [11] He started the rest of the season, completing 260 of 409 pass attempts for 2,486 yards, 19 touchdowns, and nine interceptions.

[52] Foles was awarded the "NFL Greatness on the Road" award for his seven touchdown, perfect game performance against the Oakland Raiders during a road game in 2013. Foles went 18 for 27 and passed for 297 yards in the game, and his lone passing touchdown came with 53 seconds left, bringing the game into overtime. [81] Starting his first game of the season in Week 15, Foles threw for 237 yards and 4 touchdowns in a 34–29 victory over the New York Giants. Foles completed 6 of 10 passes for 42 yards as the Eagles won 43–35, clinching their first division title since 2013. [45], For the seventh time this season, Foles's passer rating eclipsed 100, as he completed 21 of 34 attempted passes for a total of 237 yards, with 3 touchdowns and no interceptions. [61][62][63] Foles signed a two-year, $24.5 million extension with the Rams on August 7, 2015. NFL quarterback Drew Brees plays for the New Orleans Saints. NFL quarterback Nick Foles enjoyed a record-setting 2013 season and led the Philadelphia Eagles to victory in Super Bowl LII in 2018. [78], On March 13, 2017, Foles signed a two-year contract to return to the Philadelphia Eagles to back up 2016 first-round pick Carson Wentz. to give the QB the option of leaving if he remained a backup after two years, as well as to give the Eagles a chance to capitalize on his value through a trade if Foles became a starter and played Foles threw his first career touchdown pass to wide receiver Jeremy Maclin for 44 yards and finished with 22 completed passes out of 32 attempts for 219 yards, one touchdown, and one interception. …

The quarterback agreed to restructure his contract again upon a March 2020 trade to the Chicago Bears, leaving him with $21 million in guaranteed money and the option to void the deal after each of the following two seasons. earning selection to the Pro Bowl, though the season ended in disappointment with a last-second playoff loss to the New Orleans Saints. After beginning the 2017 NFL season as the Philadelphia Eagles' backup quarterback, Nick Foles was thrust into action in Week 14 when starter Carson Wentz went down with a torn ACL. Foles starred at Westlake High School in Austin, Texas, surpassing the numbers set by fellow NFL quarterback Drew Brees to finish with school records for career passing yards (5,658) and [90] The Eagles defeated the New England Patriots 41–33 to win their first Super Bowl. Noles stayed by her side, and the two were engaged during a visit to the Mayo Clinic in early 2014. Foles won the Pro Bowl Offensive MVP award, which included a new GMC truck.[53]. However, in a near repeat of the previous year's events, Foles resumed playing when Wentz was injured toward the end of season once again, and helped his team clinch a playoff berth on the final day. [56][57] [37] The next day, Foles was diagnosed with a concussion and ruled out of any participation in the Week 8 matchup against the Giants on medical grounds. In a loss against Cincinnati Bengals, he went 30–46 for 228 yards (his second highest total of the year) and 3 interceptions, and followed it up by going 15/35 for 146 yards and 1 interception in a 27–3 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.

5 on the New York Times best-seller list. at Arizona, and went on to work for Nike after graduation. American football quarterback Russell Wilson led the Seattle Seahawks to victory in Super Bowl XLVIII. In Corvallis, Foles led the Wildcats to a victory against Oregon State. [3][4][5], Foles also excelled at basketball, where he started three years, twice received team MVP honors,[5] and was recruited by Georgetown, Baylor, and Texas. [13] A knee injury in the Washington State game sidelined him for two games, but Foles finished off his junior year with 3,191 yards, 20 touchdowns, and 10 interceptions.

“In my heart, that’s what I want to do,” he [103] In the Wild Card playoff game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field, Foles led the Eagles on a game-winning touchdown drive that culminated with a pass to Golden Tate with 56 seconds left in the game as the Eagles won 16–15 and advanced to play the top-seeded New Orleans Saints in the Divisional Round. [29], Going into training camp, new head coach Chip Kelly announced that Foles would compete with Vick and newly drafted rookie Matt Barkley for the Eagles starting quarterback job in the 2013 season. Foles raised concerns in the greater Philadelphia area when it was revealed he underwent X-rays on his ribs following the NFC title game win over Minnesota in early 2018, though the QB insisted it was just Returning to Philly as a backup before the start of 2017, Foles was pressed into starting duty late in the year, and went on to be named MVP of the Eagles' Super Bowl LII win over the New England Patriots.

[14], During the 2011 season, Foles completed 387 of 560 passes for 4,334 yards and 28 touchdowns. The Eagles went on to win the NFC East, with Foles 119.2 passer rating, then the third best in history. In August 2018, during a preseason rematch with the Patriots, Foles was grabbed from behind while winding up to throw the ball, resulting in a shoulder strain.