Chip Kelly and the Eagles set new standard by cutting Desean Jackson

Eagles head coach Chip Kelly cut ties with Pro Bowl wide receiver Desean Jackson and then watched as he signed a new contract with the NFC East rival Washington Redskins. This move could be a sign of greatness for Kelly. It has become clear that Chip Kelly is attempting to turn this Eagles team into a well-oiled machine, a machine that will have no room for broken parts. As difficult...
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Which NFL Head Coaches Have Most To Prove in 2014?

Every coach! Happy belated April Fool's Day! The league hasn't stopped moving since the final whistle of Super Bowl XLVIII. Coaches were fired, new faces were hired, and expectations were refined, renewed and ... Regis Philbin declared himself a member of the Wu-Tang Clan.1. Chip Kelly is a visionary. His sophomore campaign started with a bang. We know now that Kelly is...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Predicting Each Philadelphia Eagles 2014 Draft Pick

With the release of 3x Pro Bowler DeSean Jackson, the NFL world is curious as to what Chip Kelly plans to do come draft weekend. At first glance, it seems obvious the team needs to replace the dynamic wideout. But will they address that position in the first-round?After finishing 29th in total defense last year (32nd pass D, 10th rush D), many are expecting the 22nd pick to be spent...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: DeSean Jackson skipped his exit interview with Chip Kelly

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to CBS Philly,  Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson skipped his exit interview with Eagles head coach Chip Kelly after the season ended.  It seems as if DeSean Jackson never really embraced Chip Kelly’s innovative sports science system, nor Kelly himself, according to a number...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson Was A Problem For Kelly, Eagles In Locker Room

In the days following DeSean Jackson’s release by the Eagles, speculation ran rampant as to the reasons why. Everything was to blame from Jackson’s petulant, rambunctious sideline behavior, to his alleged gang ties, to Jackson’s character, to this being Chip Kelly’s fault. But what a number of sources close to and around the team, including current and former players, as...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: DeSean Jackson Cussed Chip Kelly Out Several Times

For weeks we’ve heard stories of gang affiliations and legal issues possibly being the source of DeSean Jackson’s departure from Philadelphia. Now CBS Philadelphia is painting a different picture via sources who say that Jackson was a total malcontent in the Eagles locker room and had worn out his welcome with everyone. According to the report that quoted sources close to and...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly can't attend wedding, because you know, the draft

Chip Kelly was recently given an invitation to attend the upcoming wedding of Eagles fans Thomas Froschle and Maryanne Goslee.However, because the happy couple are getting hitched in May, Kelly won't be able to attend on the account of having to be focused on the NFL Draft instead.In year's past, Kelly wouldn't be able to use the draft as an excuse, because it was previously...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Cheesesteaks trump filet mignon in Kelly’s Eagles offense…

It’s all becoming clear to me now… Although we might have preferred a slightly less snarky way of proving a point, Chip Kelly has definitively set the tone and the modus operandus for the Eagles’ offensive system as long as he is head coach in Philly. The key word here is “System”… $10 million might be a reasonable expenditure in Kelly’s system for an elite distributor...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mark Sanchez will take a physical with the Eagles on Thursday

According to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News,  former Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez will take a physical with the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday and is expected to sign with them if everything checks out fine. Former Jets QB Mark Sanchez is in Philadelphia tonight, I’m told. Shoulder will be checked by Eagles doctors. Expect a deal if it checks out — Manish Mehta (@MMehtaNYDN...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly Answers Media’s Question about Jackson. Just Nobody Caught It

  As Chip Kelly approached his table at the Annual NFL Owners Meeting in Orlando Florida, he first needed to get through the swarm of media that was waiting for him. When he took his seat and opened for discussion the focus of the press conference was geared towards the […]The post Chip Kelly Answers Media’s Question about Jackson. Just Nobody Caught It appeared first on Eagles Pulse.
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