Nick Foles is returning to the NFL team where it all started for him.
After two seasons playing for two different teams, Foles is back with the Philadelphia Eagles after signing a two-year deal Monday morning to back up starting quarterback Carson Wentz.
Foles was a third-round draft pick for the Eagles in 2012 and went 15-9 as starting quarterback in three seasons with the team. He was traded to the Rams, then in St. Louis, in 2015 but eventually lost the starting job to Case Keenum and was released during the following off-season.
In 2016, Foles served as backup to Alex Smith in Kansas City. The Chiefs declined their option on him last week.
Foles’ return to...