Sports columnists from philly.com
The Eagles, through their long and somewhat tortured history, have been familiar with strange situations at the quarterback position. It is that spot on the football depth chart where otherwise reliable decision-makers - including coaches, team executives, and the players themselves - come up with some head-scratching stuff, and never more than when a team is about to switch from one savior to the next.
Though The Russians Are Coming! The Russians Are Coming! was mediocre, that 1966 film's title perfectly reflected America's Cold War hysteria.
Carson Wentz admitted to being antsy. It was his first day at his new job and he wanted the playbook.
This was love at first sight for the Eagles, and it evolved into a burning passion to land the little-known quarterback from the far-away place.