"I always root for the underdogs," Ellen lead her interview with Nick Foles by revealing she, like most of the country, was cheering for not-the-Patriots.
Degeneres, a Saints fan at heart, admits she didn't pay attention to football until her hometown team played in Super Bowl XLIV, but now she is obsessed. That explains why her first question was about The Philly Special (was met by an explosion of applause):
In his first TV interview since winning the Super Bowl, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles sat down with Ellen to talk about the big game and how two years ago he almost quit football!
What's next for the Super Bowl MVP? We finally we got an answer to the question we're all asking... sorta...
Two years ago, he almost quit football. Last month, he won Super Bowl MVP. So what's next for Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles?