Originally written on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 9/7/13
The apparent fact that most Philly fans of the male persuasion are silently brooding in cautious wait of the debut of the Chip Kelly era on Monday Night Football speaks volumes. I have never seen such a laid-back fan reaction among males to a coaching regime change in Philadelphia. At least not on the eve of a brand-new NFL football season... Guys are hedging their bets, unwilling just yet to get on board the Chippah Train. My evidence is purely anecdotal, and not based upon scientific research. But I have noticed how quiet the Eagles fansites have been this weekend. Even the callers to Philly radio sports-talk shows are advocating "patience" upon the advent of the MNF game, basically implying that we should not be too eager for a big win on the road in D.C. Maybe it's a sign of maturity and intelligent patience from a male fan base that is willing to give Chip Kelly the time he needs to adjust to the NFC East and a whole new way of stocking a competitive team. B...
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