JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Some quick facts on the Jaguars’ new quarterback, Nick Foles, who signed with the team on Wednesday at the start of free agency.
Born: Austin, Texas
Family life: Married longtime girlfriend, Tori Moore, in 2014. The two have a daughter, Lily James. You may have seen Foles carrying Lily around in numerous photos after winning Super Bowl 52.
High school: Westlake in Austin, Texas -- the same high school as Saints quarterback Drew Brees.
Recruiting: Foles was a three-star prospect in the 247 Sports Composite rankings, which averages grades from other recruiting sites. He was a three-star prospect by Rivals, and unranked by ESPN and the main arm of 247 Sports.
Colleges: Michigan State and Arizona. Foles played his freshman season with the Spartans and then transferred to Arizona. It has been well-publicized about Foles’ later enrollment at Liberty, where he has taken online courses.
Drafted by: Foles was originally a third-round pick by the Eagles in 2012.
From field to pulpit: Foles told the Associated Press last year that he enrolled at Liberty in hopes of becoming a pastor after he leaves the NFL.
How good is he?: For a look at what Foles has done in his career, check out his player page on News4Jax.
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