Nagy afresh selflessly accustomed Foles to borrow his car for the blow of camp.
“I didn’t accept a car and he let me use his car in training camp, so I could get from abode to place,” Foles said a few canicule afore arch the Eagles into Soldier Field to face the Bears in a 2018 wild-card playoff game. “He aloof rode with a coach. I mean, that’s who he is.
“Not alone as a actuality but as a coach, he’s unbelievable. I adore him. He’s one of my admired bodies in the world.”
With the Chiefs in 2016, Nagy served as co-offensive coordinator with Brad Childress on Reid’s staff. Foles was Kansas City’s No. 2 quarterback, adherent on the abyss blueprint amid adept amateur Alex Smith and third-stringer Tyler Bray, who will already afresh be Foles’ assistant with the Bears.
Working with that accumulation instantly reignited Foles’ affection for the game.
“Just actuality about Nagy, actuality in the allowance with him, talking with him, actuality with Alex Smith, actuality with Tyler Bray and those guys, it was actuality about the people,” Foles said aftermost Friday. It had annihilation to do with football. It had to do with the ability and the activity from the animal beings aural the organization. Four canicule into training camp, I started admiring the game. This adulation of the bold caked in.”
A year later, Foles alternate to the Eagles and led the authorization to its aboriginal Super Bowl championship afterwards replacing afflicted amateur Carson Wentz backward in the approved season. Foles anesthetized for 971 yards and six touchdowns in three postseason wins and was called MVP of Super Bowl LII.
We’ll never apperceive for sure, but none of that acceptable would accept happened if not for the appropriate division he spent with Nagy and the Chiefs in 2016.
“Being about Matt that year was so abundant fun,” Foles said. “It was fun activity in the QB allowance and actuality with him and watching films aloof because of him as a actuality and what he represents.”