Chip Kelly seems to be at the top of the list

Posted December 23, 2012

Has anyone else read the report from CBS's Jason La Canfora? It seems like the Chip Kelly to Philly rumors are starting to pick up a real head of steam. My thoughts? I think it's way too risky. To me, Kelly is the biggest risk out of all coaches they could hire. For one, he's never coached in the NFL at any level. Not even as a position coach. Two, we've already had enough gimmicks for one lifetime. We don't more of that. Finally, this is my chief concern. 

What I'm afraid of most is that the FO is going to get tunnel vision and just zero in on Kelly without even remotely considering any alternative candidates. It won't be a true and proper search. 

Lurie better be making this decision as if it were life and death.

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