Originally written on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 11/18/14
The questions: What are your expectations of the Philadelphia Eagles for the 2013 season?  Are are they going to retool or completely overhaul the roster?  Have you already written next season off as a “transformation year” under Chip Kelly and his new regime? Popular thinking is that the Eagles will not be a serious contender and will likely have a losing season while the team re-images itself. When new head coaches take over a team in disarray, expectations are lowered that first season.  Fans almost automatically know not to expect anything while the new coach implements his plan. As long as they think things are moving in a positive direction, fans are generally supportive during that first season. In the Eagles’ case, we can add to the fact that Chip Kelly has no NFL experience on any level.  Therefore, he will need time to learn the nuances of the big-boy league. Furthermore, the schemes on both offense and defense will be changing.  The defense, in particular, could undergo a...
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