Tom Brady said that he’ll be in the lineup when the Patriots face the Eagles in a preseason game on Thursday and the other starting quarterback from the last matchup between those teams is set to play as well.
Nick Foles missed some practice time with spasms in his trapezius/neck area and did not play in last week’s preseason opener, but head coach Doug Pederson said on Tuesday that Foles will get some action this time around.
Pederson didn’t say how much Foles will play beyond saying the quarterback will “get a few plays” against New England. Pederson also shared his general philosophy on starting quarterbacks playing in the preseason.
“I can’t speak for other teams and how they do things, but I feel it’s important that the starter still maintains…