The wait is almost over. Hometown star Carson Wentz will take the field in pre-season according to the Philadelphia Eagles.

The former Bison will take the field for his debut on Thursday night in the preseason opener against Tampa.

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According to head coach Doug Pederson, Wentz will play "a lot" in the second half of the game.

I'm sure a bunch of hometown folks will be taping the debut of the Bismarck native.