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What's the secret to Nick Foles's magic? The play of the Eagles defense.

Jan 08, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

CHICAGO - The playoff performance of Philadelphia Eagles quarterback/folk hero/miracle worker Nick Foles has become almost mystical in nature, a phenomenon easier to marvel at than explain. He is a career backup who became a Super Bowl MVP, returned to holding clipboards and was again called in to save another season.

Foles's logic-defying emergence has defined the Eagles' postseason excellence for two seasons, most recently with his game-winning touchdown pass on a fourth-and-two play in ...