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Bob Ford: Tag not it for Eagles and Nick Foles

The two-week window allotted by the NFL for teams to place a franchise tag on their own free agents swings opened Tuesday and there has been rampant local speculation that the Eagles will do just that with quarterback Nick Foles – even though the move makes almost no sense at all.

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Tim Cowlishaw: The NFL’s QB puzzle remains tough to solve

The phrase "nobody knows anything" is most frequently attributed to Hollywood screenwriter William Goldman, but it could just as easily apply to quarterbacks. That's why we are so fascinated with them and why news about Kyler Murray turning pro or Joe Flacco changing teams sparked so much more debate last week than anything pitchers and catchers did in Florida or Arizona.

Derek Carr takes a lap and greets fans

Oakland Raiders defeated the Denver Broncos 27-14 in what could be the final game at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Monday, Dec. 24, 2018.