What a whirlwind the past 24-48 hours have been for the Philadelphia Eagles. On Tuesday, all eyes were on Seattle defensive coordinator Gus Bradley. By midday on Wednesday, Bradley was forgotten when word broke that Oregon coach Chip Kelly had reversed course and decided to come to the NFL and, specifically, to Philadelphia.
Now that the question of who the head coach is settled, many more follow. How will Kelly’s high octane, high scoring offense translate to the NFL? Does the Kelly hire make it more likely that Mike Vick will be with the Birds in 2013?
One thing’s for sure: when hiring a new coach with no NFL experience, the assistant hires are absolutely essential to get right. – CSNPhilly
Along those lines, speculation about who could be the next defensive coordinator–Georgia DC Todd Grantham. – ProFootballTalk
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