The St. Louis Rams made big news on the first day of the NFL free agent signing period, by trading their franchise quarterback. Sam Bradford, the Rams number one draft pick and top overall pick of the 2010 NFL Draft has been dealt to the Philadelphia Eagles. In return the Rams receiver Eagles quarterback Nick Foles, The teams also exchanged draft choices in the deal. The Rams will get the Eagles round pick in the 2015 NFL draft and the Eagles second round pick in the 2016 NFL draft. The Eagles will get the Rams fifth round draft pick in the 2015 NFL draft.
Bradford started all 16 games of his rookie season in 2010, but then injuries hit. He started just 33 games the past four years. He missed the entire 2014 season, suffering his second knee injury in two year. Bradford finishes with 59 touchdown passes.
Foles, a three year veteran with the Eagles is also coming off an injury ridden 2014 season. He suffered a broken collar bone, that ended this past season for him. In 2013, Foles was an All-Pro quarterback throwing 27 TD passes and just two interceptions.