File: Eagles are shut to purchasing and selling Carson Wentz

The Philadelphia Eagles are “shut to purchasing and selling” quarterback Carson Wentz, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported on Friday.

The Inquirer reported that the firing of frequent Eagles coach Doug Pederson did now not alleviate the issues Wentz had about the organization and that the frequent No. 2 total purchase of the 2016 NFL Draft would purchase to switch on.

Wentz has now not publicly requested a alternate.

The Indianapolis Colts would appear to be one in all the extra doable locations for Wentz, if he’s traded. The Colts want to interchange retiring quarterback Philip Rivers, and Indianapolis head coach Frank Reich served because the Eagles’ offensive coordinator with the Eagles all the arrangement by arrangement of Wentz’s first two years in the league.

Meanwhile, Colts traditional supervisor Chris Ballard talked about in a radio interview on Friday that his crew was “exploring a complete bunch choices” to private the quarterback location, nonetheless denied a alternate was coming near.

“No longer as of late, now not the Colts,” Ballard talked about.

The NFL Community reported that loads of groups had been asking about the value of purchasing and selling for Wentz, who signed a four-year, $128 million contract extension in 2019.

Wentz, 28, has thrown for 16,811 yards with 113 touchdowns and 50 interceptions over his 5-year profession with the Eagles. But he slumped badly in 2020, with profession lows of two,620 passing yards and a profession-worst 57.4 percent completion share. Wentz led the NFL with 15 interceptions, and was benched boring in the season for 2nd-round draft purchase Jalen Hurts.

Wentz has had 68 profession starts, and the Eagles be pleased a file of 35-32-1 in these video games. He living a franchise file for touchdown passes in a season with 33 in 2017, nonetheless a boring-season knee harm value him the leisure of the season, which culminated with backup Cleave Foles main the franchise to its first-ever Natty Bowl victory.

–Field Level Media

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