Wentz, a favorite in the
The Eagles have overcome several key injuries and now have to move forward without their most indispensable player. Nine-time
"If there's ever an opportunity for me to rally the troops as the football coach, now might be the time," Pederson said. "You can't lose faith. This has been a resilient football team all season long."
After starting all 16 games as a rookie, Wentz made a giant leap this year. He passed for 3,296 yards and set a franchise single-season record with 33 touchdown passes while only tossing seven interceptions.
Foles led the Eagles to a pair of field goals on consecutive drives against the Rams. He is 20-17 as a starter in six seasons with the Eagles, Rams and
Pederson insisted the offense won't change with Foles.
"He's a highly intelligent football player," Pederson said.
A third-round pick by former Eagles coach
But Kelly traded Foles to St. Louis for