Eagles Players React To Report That Carson Wentz Is “Selfish and Egotistical”

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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has obtained loads of public assist from his teammates in wake of a report revealed by the Philly Voice, through which group sources describe the QB as being “egocentric,” “uncompromising” and “egotistical.”

According to the report, greater than half a dozen nameless Eagles gamers and different sources near the group accused Wentz of taking part in “favorites” and failing “to take accountability” whereas labeling Nick Foles as “universally cherished.”

Not lengthy after the article was revealed, a number of of Wentz’ teammates, together with tight finish Zach Ertz, proper tackler Lane Johnson and defensive finish Fletcher Cox, got here to his protection.

Ertz tweeted: “Don’t imagine all the pieces you learn!!! Carson has been nothing however a GREAT particular person, GREAT teammate and GREAT chief since Day 1. Our locker room stands behind him all the way in which. We can’t wait to get again to work and be the most effective group we may be in 2019! #FlyEaglesFly.”

Eagles Players React To Report That Carson Wentz Is “Selfish and Egotistical”

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Johnson labeled the report “#Fakenews,” whereas Cox tweeted that the group is behind Wentz 100%.

“Reading by way of this Carson Wentz factor and as a frontrunner on this group none of that’s true Carson is a superb teammate and nice participant we’re all behind him 100% he’s our man and can come again and show the world incorrect. If you bought an issue be happy to @ me I’ll reply,” Cox’s tweet reads.

Despite the success of Nick Foles during the last two seasons, which incorporates the unbelievable Super Bowl run final yr, the Eagles introduced final week that Wentz could be their beginning quarterback going ahead.