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The Philadelphia Eagles head into their final five games of the season with a legitimate chance of making the playoffs in Chip Kelly’s first season as head coach.
With Michael Vick now healthy Kelly had the potential of a quarterback controversy on his hands and wasted little time putting that fire out before it even started.
Kelly made the right decision by naming Foles the team’s starting quarterback for the rest of the season.
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Eagles quarterback Michael Vick praised Nick Foles and the team at large after learning that Foles would be the starter for the remainder of the year Tuesday.
It would have been easy for a quarterback in Michael Vick's situation to take a shot at the head coach, the organization or even Nick Foles on the day that he lost his starting quarterback job.
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Nick Foles and the Eagles are right in the thick of the NFC playoff picture in Chip Kelly's first season at the helm in Philadelphia. Image Courtesy of Huffington Post
Chip Kelly will never admit it.
Neither will his assistant coaches or the players themselves.
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Following his historic month of November, Eagles quarterback Nick Foles has been named NFC Offensive Player of The Month..
Nick Foles has had quite the month of November.
First, he threw for seven touchdowns against the Oakland Raiders on November third which earned him NFC Offensive Player of The Week honors for the second time this season. Then, Tuesday Eagles head coach Chip...
Many people didn’t think Michael Vick would have ever been accepted back by NFL fans or organizations, but that has all changed. Well recently vick lost his starting job to the red-hot Nick foles. “It’s tough when your future’s uncertain, but you also have to look at the things that you did, the things that […]
Nick Foles is the starter for the Eagles. Image via PhiladelphiaEagles.com.
It’s hardly a surprise at this stage. It was just a matter of time until it was announced.
After Nick Foles’ historic 7-touchdown performance in Oakland in Week 9, you knew that the Philadelphia Eagles could not return to Mike Vick as their starting quarterback. Foles was simply playing too well. You...
Chip Kelly has the luxury of a largely healthy roster entering his first NFL stretch run as Eagles head coach.
Chip Kelly's Eagles are entering their first stretch run not only with an NFC East division title within their grasp, but doing so from a standpoint of being relatively healthy in doing so.
Earl Wolff was the only player sidelined during the team's first practice...
With Michael Vick’s blessing, Chip Kelly may proceeds as he likes.
Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer is reporting that Kelly has named Foles the starter at quarterback for the rest of the season.
Chip Kelly said that Nick Foles will be the starter for the rest of the season.
— Jeff McLane (@Jeff_McLane) November 26, 2013
Kelly said he expects Michael Vick to be healthy...
Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly named Nick Foles the team’s starting quarterback on Tuesday morning. Foles is 4-1 as the starter this season and has led the Eagles on a three-game win streak. He has posted a 152.8 passer rating in the month of November, which is the highest in a single month in NFL history. Foles, 24, has a 127.9 passer rating which leads the NFL and has...
Well isn’t this something?
The National Football League named Nick Foles, the recently named starting quarterback of the Eagles, NFC Offensive player of the month today. All Mr. Foles did was put up some historic numbers, including setting the NFL record for highest passer rating in any month with an astounding 152.8.
The second-year quarterbacks over all stats are just as amazing...
Michael Vick should be active in Week 13.
Vick has been out with a hamstring injury and during his time away Nick Foles has taken control of the Eagles offense.
Chip Kelly said recently that Foles would be the starter for the rest of the season meaning any playing time for Vick will come in an emergency or mop-up situation.
Vick was 77-of-141 (54.6 percent) for 1,215 yards with...
Exit, Stage Left10) Want to ensure that he gets hurt damned near immediately, since that what always happens to the Eagles starting QB9) Feel that with job security, he's sure to go better than a 16/0 TD to INT ratio8) It's not as if Michael Vick has much of a case left for the job7) With Foles in the lineup, Riley Cooper actually gets open and resembles an NFL WR6) The team...
There’s no surprise in the news that came out today about the Philadelphia Eagles. Head coach Chip Kelly announced that Nick Foles will be starting for the rest of the season over a now healthy Michael Vick. Kelly has also said that Foles won’t have to look over his back should he have a bad game. No surprise, right? The other thing that isn’t a surprise is that Vick said...
Chip didn’t revolutionize the NFL, but his offense has been effective for the most part.
Chip doesn’t like his offense being typecast as a College Offense like Bruce Arians said, he has a better way to look at it.
“I don’t think it’s an offense,” Kelly told reporters on Thursday. “I think it’s a play. And we don’t run read option if you want to get really...
The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Thursday’s quick hits:
1. On Wednesday, Nick Foles was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Month.
2. On Sunday, the Eagles will have their hands full as the team faces off against a red-hot Carson Palmer....
Spearheaded by outstanding play from their quarterbacks, the Philadelphia Eagles and Arizona Cardinals are rolling into a key NFC matchup with playoff implications.
Philadelphia's Nick Foles and Arizona's Carson Palmer, however, figure to be challenged by defenses that have been playing at a high level.
The Eagles will try to stay atop the NFC East with their fourth straight...