Matt Barkley and the rookies spent Friday installing offensive plays. Barkley will likely begin fourth on the depth chart behind Michael Vick, Nick Foles and Dennis Dixon come Monday when the veterans join the rookies for Organized Team Activities (OTAs).
And finally, for the first time under Chip Kelly, Monday's practices will be open to the media.
Barkley already has a lot to say about the speed of Kelly's offense and how he expects to fit in. He spoke to the media on Friday:
Matty B. says he can run the Eagles offense and adjust to the new tempo...I like the confidence...he aims to make a prophet out of Hall of Fame poster Jerky Sumlin, who followed his entire career at USC.
"I'l make it fit. It doesn't matter what plays are run," Barkley said. "I'm going to find a way to help this team out. I know Coach Kelly has a way of working things out as well in terms of how he schemes and how he calls plays. I'm not worried about ho...