Report: Former Jets QB Mark Sanchez likely to sign with Eagles

Former Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez. (Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

The Eagles are in need of a backup quarterback after allowing veteran Michael Vick to leave in free agency and sign with the Jets.

According to Chris Mortensen of ESPN, the man that Vick replaced in New York could be taking his old job with the Eagles.

Meanwhile, Tim MacManus of PhillyMag is reporting that the Eagles indeed have interest in Sanchez.

More to come...