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Chip Kelly is a football maniac, and get this, he thinks his team can play faster.
While addressing the media today after getting his first victory as an NFL coach, Kelly said that “the pace of the offense was too slow, and that they can go faster” according to Birds 24/7.
Chip Kelly feels like Monday's pace was too slow. http://t.co/Zr07jtRkce
— Tim McManus (@Tim_McManus) September 10, 2013
“No I feel like it was slow to be honest with you. I’m not joking,” said Kelly. “We need to do a better job. We left the ball on the ground too much, we didn’t get the ball to the officials. We could have sped things up from a process in between plays, and that’s something that we need to continue to work on.”
I watched the presser, and Kelly was dead serious. It’s hard to imagine the Eagles going any faster. They ran 53 plays in the first half, and almost ran the Skins out of their own building.
Still, Kelly wants it faster.
“We’ve got to practice it a little more. We do lot of things
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