Eagles normal supervisor Howie Roseman stated Wednesday that quarterback Jalen Hurts has earned the starting job heading into the 2022 season.
“We discuss Jalen and the expansion he had,” Roseman said. “Actually, first-year starter, second-year participant, main this group to the playoffs. Tremendously impressed by his work ethic, his management. The final time we talked was throughout camp, and we stated we needed to see him take the bull by the horn, and he actually did that.”
Hurts began 15 video games for Philadelphia this previous season, going 8–7 as a starter. He threw for 3,144 yards and 16 touchdowns, including 784 yards and 10 touchdowns on the bottom. He additionally tossed 9 interceptions.
His bounce in manufacturing got here in what was his first full season because the Eagles’ starting quarterback. As a rookie in 2020, Hurts appeared in 15 video games however began solely 4, throwing for simply over 1,000 yards.
Roseman stated Wednesday that, “We gotta do no matter we are able to to proceed to assist him develop, and the way will we try this? By surrounding him with actually good gamers.
“That is on us to proceed to construct this group.”
After a 9–8 common season, Philadelphia was the No. 7 seed within the NFC this postseason. The Eagles misplaced to the Buccaneers, 31–15, within the wild-card spherical final Sunday.
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