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Michael Vick will be the starting quarterback for Friday’s pre-season game against the New England Patriots.
This isn’t really a surprise as most of us felt like Chip Kelly was going to name Vick the starter for the pre-season. He has also stated that it doesn’t really matter who starts because both Vick and Nick Foles will be getting anywhere between 12 and 20 snaps on Friday night.
As soon as Vick makes a mistake or gets knocked down, I’m sure the people will call for Foles to take over, but Kelly might have another plan in mind.
We can’t forget that Matt Barkley is also waiting in the wing for his opportunity as well.
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Finally, Philadelphia Eagles football is back! And, the big question was answered as to who would be the starting quarterback with Michael Vick. However, Vick being number one wasn’t the full answer. Philadelphia Eagles’ head coach Chip Kelly stated that Nick Foles will equally split reps with Vick. Keep in mind, that running back LeSean McCoy did not start tonight. So, Vick...
Michael Vick will start for the Philadelphia Eagles in their preseason opener against New England on Friday night because coach Chip Kelly says it's his turn to go first in the quarterback rotation.
Nick Foles also will take snaps with the starters, and Kelly says the second-year pro will start the second preseason game. Both Vick and Foles are expected to get between 12 and...
Eagles head coach Chip Kelly announced today that Michael Vick will start this week’s preseason game. Nick Foles is also expected to get the start next week.
Kelly also stated that Vick and Foles will alternate with the first team offense in the first quarter.
Kelly is obviously making it clear that he’s not ready to name his starter for the upcoming season, despite the fact...
First year Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly may need to step away from the college mentality a little.
Kelly has refused to name a starting quarterback throughout training camp.
So when Michael Vick was penned as the preseason opener’s starter on Friday night against New England, it looked like an answer may have finally been hinted.
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(Associated Press) PHILADELPHIA-- According to a report from Bleeding Green Nation, a Philadelphia Eagles blog on SBNation.com, Eagles quarterback Michael Vick will start on Friday in the team’s preseason opener against the New England Patriots. This information was first tweeted by the team’s Eagles Insider account which is run by the writers on the team’s official website...
Follow Jeff on Twitter @Jeff1470TheFox for all the latest Eagles news and more! Football is back in the city in Philadelphia as the Eagles and Patriots faced off Friday night in week 1 of the 2013 NFL Preseason and more importantly a new era of Eagles football is officially […]The post Michael Vick, Eagles QB’s, Impress In 31-22 Loss To Pats; LOCKER ROOM INTERVIEWS! appeared...
The Eagles have a bit of a competition at the quarterback position, with Nick Foles, Michael Vick and Matt Barkley all on the roster.
Michael Vick will start for the Eagles in their preseason opener against the New England Patriots on Friday night because coach Chip Kelly says it's his turn to go first in the quarterback rotation.
Nick Foles also will take snaps with...
Michael Vick vs. Nick Foles has been one of the NFL’s most hotly contested quarterback competitions since training camps opened two weeks ago.
New Eagles head coach Chip Kelly will not name his Week 1 starter until seeing how both perform in the preseason, but all indications point to the veteran getting the first crack at the job.
Vick is expected to start under center Friday...
Michael Vick took an early lead over Nick Foles in the first round of the Philadelphia Eagles' quarterback competition.
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Eagles coach Chip Kelly still hasn't named a starter for Friday night's season opener against the New England Patriots, and says whoever takes the first snap hasn't been ''anointed'' anything.
Michael Vick and Nick Foles are continuing their training-camp competition for the starting job during joint practices against the Patriots this week. While New...
Here it is, the first Eagles touchdown of the 2013 season. On the Eagles first drive in Preseason Week 1, Michael Vick connects with DeSean Jackson for a 47-yard touchdown.
Chip Kelly is playing a dangerous game as he continues to declare a starting quarterback. Some level of competition is healthy, especially to push potential starters, but at some point, it’s more important for the team to move forward with a definitive plan.
For the Eagles, that point is exemplified by the difference in style of Michael Vick and Nick Foles.
In their small sample...
NFL Live discussed the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback controversy Tuesday as ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio reported that both Michael Vick and Nick Foles are “neck and neck” and that there is no clear leader heading into the preseason games.
Tunnel Vision: Just a few short weeks ago, Foles was the talk around fantasy football as he looked to have gotten the edge over Vick and would...
DeSean Jackson caught Michael Vick's pass over the middle, took a couple steps and braced himself for a hit that Kurt Coleman never delivered.
Hard to break the habit.
Jackson and the rest of the Philadelphia Eagles have nothing to worry about this training camp. Tackling is a no-no for coach Chip Kelly.
''We have four preseason games for that,'' Kelly said...
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