In fact, he was the guy calling the signals during the late-season, three-game skid that kept the Eagles out of the playoffs.
Nonetheless, the free agent quarterback is coming back to Philadelphia, and still making much more money than incumbent starter
Sanchez reportedly has agreed to a two-year deal with the Eagles, worth anywhere from $9 million to 16 million, depending on incentives. Foles, entering into the final year of his rookie contract, is set to make $1.3 million.
After one season as USC's starter and five up-and-down years with the
Sanchez was 4-4 as the Eagles' starter and finished the season with 2,418 yards after completing 64% of his passes with 14 touchdowns and 11 interceptions for a passer rating of 88.4.
Some are speculating that Coach Chip Kelly is looking to trade up in the draft in order to pick former Oregon quarterback and