Video: Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles discusses benefits of failure
February 6, 2018 / CoachingFailure is an opportunity to learn and grow. But given the difficulties — or even embarrassment — that can come with it, few embrace failure as a necessary evil on the path to success.
Coach & Athletic Director has published a number of articles on this subject (including “Dear parents: I want your kid to fail“), but quarterback Nick Foles articulated the point beautifully following Super Bowl LII, when his Philadelphia Eagles upset the New England Patriots, 41-33. Foles was named the game’s MVP, and during his postgame press conference he spoke about what he had learned during his NFL career.Here is what Foles said:
This Nick Foles post game interview is a must watch! He is so on point. @nflnetwork. pic.twitter.com/MoIq25EqEn
— Steve Shenbaum (@steveshenbaum) February 5, 2018