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CHIP KELLY RUMORS & GOSSIP

Chip Kelly takes subtle jab at ex-Eagle DeSean Jackson

(Credit: phillysportslive.com) There are questions surrounding the Philadelphia Eagles in regards to how they plan to replace wide receiver DeSean Jackson, who was released then subsequently signed by division rival Washington Redskins. Head coach Chip Kelly pulled no punches when answering those questions: “I think most people played us in single high (safety) coverage and they...
Via Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly believes that DeSean Jackson didn’t open the offense for other players to succeed

We have talked about Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly’s relationship with DeSean Jackson and other Eagles players. Most people believe that with Jackson gone, the offense will take a step back from last year. The belief is that the Eagles don’t have a deep threat to replace Jackson. Well not only does Kelly disagree with that notion, he believes that Jackson didn...
Via No Guts, No Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles HC Chip Kelly disputes WR DeSean Jackson’s effectiveness

There were more than a few heads turned around the NFL this offseason when the Philadelphia Eagles outright released mercurial wide receiver DeSean Jackson. Second-year head coach Chip Kelly is known for his high octane offense and it was widely believed that the loss of the speedy wideout would hinder the Eagles on the field in 2014. Kelly disagrees and told ESPN.com that he didn’t...
Via thepigskinreport.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly is right about the draft being overhyped

At the risk of biting one of the hands that feeds me as an NFL writer, I can’t help but admit that Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly is bang-on in regard to his view of the NFL draft. Here’s what Kelly told Peter King of the MMQB Saturday: What’s the worst thing about the league? I said the draft. I mean, the hype that goes into the draft is insane. Totally insane....
Via This Given Sunday
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly ranked 11th best in NFL, full top-20 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 coaches in the NFL today, there were some people angry about their favorite team’s leader not making the list. It made for a bit of spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s HC to making the list? To provide an answer, the editors at cover32 have...
Via cover32 - Eagles
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly: I fall asleep watching thing the NFL combine

Eagles head coach Chip Kelly doesn’t understand why fans watch the NFL combine. He admitted that he sometimes falls asleep watching it himself. https://twitter.com/HubbuchNYP/statuses/49385075437839155 I appreciate Kelly’s honesty. He’s absolutely right. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading...
Via Pro Football Zone
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles coach Chip Kelly calls the draft the worst thing about the NFL

Chip Kelly is entering his second season as the Eagles coach and one of the biggest surprises of Year 1 wasn't the speed of the game, or how different the NFL is from college, but ... the draft. Specifically, all the hype leading up to an event that pretty much involves middle-aged men reading names off a card for three days. But it's more than that, it's the sometimes...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Camp, Day 1: Things shaping up for Eagles

  #159630467 / gettyimages.com All around the NFL during the 2013 season, you heard about Chip Kelly’s system. At this time last year, it was about what could be expected from a run-and-gun system that moved fast and kept defenses struggling to keep up at the college level. Kelly’s offensive system is entering its second year in the NFL and teams are certain to adapt to what...
Via Eagledelphia
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly says Eagles haven’t arrived yet

Chip Kelly oversaw one of the most dramatic turnarounds in recent NFL history last season. The Philadelphia Eagles finished 4-12 and last place in their division during the 2012 campaign. Over the following offseason they didn’t make any major personnel changes; no big name free agents were signed and no future hall of famers were taken in the draft. The big acquisition came at...
Via cover32 - Eagles
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly burned in NFL.com head coach power rankings

Maybe this is the whole point about power rankings to begin with. They’re designed to create controversy and get us arguing over who should be placed where. Because these things are mostly objective, nobody can be proven right or wrong. If that’s the case well then they got me, congratulations. Yesterday Elliot Harrison of NFL.com created a power rankings list of the top head...
Via cover32 - Eagles
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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