The Eagles officially informed them that they were using the $ 20 million option of their contract on Tuesday night. In a few minutes, Foles informed the team that he was canceling the option.
Under the terms of the contract, the workers had to pay $ 2 million to the Eagles through a bank check for the month of February. 16 – the 25th day before the beginning of the new year of the league.
The amount of $ 2 million will donated to the Eagles Cape Town in 2019.
The team still has the opportunity to place the franchise on NFL teams that have been in contact with Philadelphia, Schefter said.
The franchise identification number for shifts should be about $ 25 million for next season. The window for teams to designate franchise or transition players is in February. March 19th to 5th
The Eagles are committed to Carson Wentz as their starting quarterback advances. By placing the franchise label on Foles, the Eagles would have the opportunity to receive compensation for the Foles through trade, while having an opinion on its end. The price of the Foles should be about a third-round pick, a source told Schefter.
Foles, the most valuable Super Bowl LII player, stepped in for injured Wentz at the end of this season and helped the Eagles keep a straight line and a playoff win for the Chicago Bears in the round. qualifying.