Carson James Wentz is an American football quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada, and also known as gridiron, is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
The National Football League is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference.
The Philadelphia Eagles are a professional football franchise based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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He played college football at North Dakota State University and was selected by the Eagles with the second overall pick of the 2016 NFL Draft, the highest selection ever for an FCS player.
College football is American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities.
The 2016 NFL Draft was the 81st annual meeting of National Football League franchises to select newly eligible football players.
North Dakota is the 39th state of the United States, having been admitted to the union on November 2, 1889.
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During his time at NDSU, the team won five NCAA FCS national championships.
In his first year with the Eagles, Wentz accumulated multiple NFL and Eagles rookie records, which included the most pass attempts by a rookie quarterback and most pass completions by a rookie.
As of Week 9 of the 2017 season, he leads the NFL in touchdown passes with 23.