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‘It’s Carson Wentz Here:’ Eagles New QB Ready for Philly

"What's up Philly fans? It's Carson Wentz here. I'm excited to head out to Philly tomorrow and #flyeaglesfly, baby," that's how the Eagles new quarterback greeted fans in a video on the Eagles Instagram feed shortly after the Birds picked him at No. 2 overall in the NFL Draft Thursday night. [[377551751, C]]

Wentz, 23, is expected to be in Philadelphia Friday to meet members of the organization and talk to the media for the first time.

You can watch his comment live on this page Friday night.

Wentz has already seen a boost thanks to becoming as an Eagle as he went from nearly 36,000 Twitter followers before Thursday night to more than 63,000 by Friday morning.

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