Dec 1, 2013 at 6pm UK at ​Lincoln Financial Field
Arizona Cardinals
21-24
Philadelphia Eagles
FT
0
Q1
7
Ertz (12:30)
Fitzgerald (7:50)
7
Q2
10
Celek (0:15)
Floyd (5:20)
7
Q3
7
Ertz (10:16)
Dray (4:45)
7
Q4
0

Chip Kelly: 'I hope Nick Foles is our quarterback for a long time'

Quarterback Nick Foles of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates after a touchdown run in the 1st quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers October 13, 2013
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Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly says that he wants Nick Foles to be his side's starting quarterback for a long time.

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has revealed that he hopes that quarterback Nick Foles will remain his side's starter for a "long time".

The 24-year-old threw three touchdown passes guiding his side to victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday to move the Eagles to 7-5 in their season and within touching distance of a playoff berth.

Kelly told 94WIP: "Yeah, you hope. But — and I don't mean to be coy, I always say this — is that, you can say that whomever it is, is your player of the future and then next week they get hurt. You know, so, I hope Nick is here for a long time.

"I'm a big supporter of him, I think he does a fantastic job, but we also know that injuries occur in this game and that's why I always qualify what I say. I love the kid and I think he's playing outstanding."

Foles has thrown 19 touchdowns this season and zero interceptions.

Zach Ertz #86 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates his touchdown with teammate James Casey #85 in the first quarter against the Arizona Cardinals on December 1, 2013
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