Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/13/12
The Innovator There are many words that can be used to describe Oregon football Head Coach Chip Kelly; from offensive guru, stern, respectable, crisp, and risky to just about anything you could think of, ways to describe the fourth-year coach are virtually endless. But, for all of those great descriptions of Kelly, the word that really fits his true demeanor is innovator. It is no secret that Chip Kelly, now in his sixth season with the Ducks (fourth as head coach), has started to change the game of college football. From the way the Ducks practice to how they operate on the field, Oregon is one of those teams that is setting the tone for the future of one of America’s greatest sports. After three extremely successful season as head coach of Oregon (with all three culminating in BCS Bowl Game appearances), Kelly is once again in the midst of leading Oregon to yet another undefeated season with at least three games to go (should Oregon beat Stanford, they will take home the Pac-12 No...
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