Found June 18, 2013 on Football Nation:
I don't think I have kept my love for the Matt Barkley pick a secret since it happened.My belief is that Chip Kelly would not have made the trade up in the fourth round if he wasn't so sure that Barkley would fit into his offense nicely.Everyone knew there would be a quarterback battle in Philadelphia at the end of last season, but now it's a competition between Michael Vick, Nick Foles, and Matt Barkley.Although I like Matt Barkley as a football pick, I'm torn on him as a fantasy football pick. Below are some reasons why you may want to avoid Barkley as your first or second quarterback choice.Will he play on Week 1?He may not be the starter on Week 1. If Barkley doesn't't start by Week 1, then how long will it take him to be the starter? Hypothetically, if Vick is crowned the Week 1 starter, how long will it take him to lose his job?This even means that Foles and Barkley may split time or have to duel for the job. Nobody wants to start a quarterback who'...
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