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Eagles coach Chip Kelly still hasn't named a starter for Friday night's season opener against the New England Patriots, and says whoever takes the first snap hasn't been ''anointed'' anything.
Michael Vick and Nick Foles are continuing their training-camp competition for the starting job during joint practices against the Patriots this week. While New England is set at quarterback with two-time Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady ahead of Ryan Mallet and Tim Tebow, the Eagles are still trying to figure out who will be their No. 1 guy.
Plenty of people expressed their opinion on Wednesday from Patriots linebacker Rob Ninkovich to former Eagles coach Dick Vermeil. They choose Vick.
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First year Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly may need to step away from the college mentality a little.
Kelly has refused to name a starting quarterback throughout training camp.
So when Michael Vick was penned as the preseason opener’s starter on Friday night against New England, it looked like an answer may have finally been hinted.
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Eagles head coach Chip Kelly announced today that Michael Vick will start this week’s preseason game. Nick Foles is also expected to get the start next week.
Kelly also stated that Vick and Foles will alternate with the first team offense in the first quarter.
Kelly is obviously making it clear that he’s not ready to name his starter for the upcoming season, despite the fact...
Michael Vick will start for the Philadelphia Eagles in their preseason opener against New England on Friday night because coach Chip Kelly says it's his turn to go first in the quarterback rotation.
Nick Foles also will take snaps with the starters, and Kelly says the second-year pro will start the second preseason game. Both Vick and Foles are expected to get between 12 and...
Eagles quarterback Michael Vick has taken the lead in the battle for starting QB with Nick Foles, according to beat reporter Rueben Frank.Fantasy Spin:It still doesn't mean that Vick will end up starting for the Eagles in 2013, but it appears he's a better fit for the Chip Kelly offense.
The Eagles have a bit of a competition at the quarterback position, with Nick Foles, Michael Vick and Matt Barkley all on the roster.
Michael Vick will start for the Eagles in their preseason opener against the New England Patriots on Friday night because coach Chip Kelly says it's his turn to go first in the quarterback rotation.
Nick Foles also will take snaps with...
(Associated Press) PHILADELPHIA-- According to a report from Bleeding Green Nation, a Philadelphia Eagles blog on SBNation.com, Eagles quarterback Michael Vick will start on Friday in the team’s preseason opener against the New England Patriots. This information was first tweeted by the team’s Eagles Insider account which is run by the writers on the team’s official website...
Eagles quarterback Michael Vick will start the 2013 exhibition opener, according to Sal Paolantonio.Fantasy Spin:It still doesn't mean that Vick will end up starting for the Eagles in 2013, but it appears he's a better fit for the Chip Kelly offense and ahead of Nick Foles and Matt Barkley at this time.
NFL Live discussed the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback controversy Tuesday as ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio reported that both Michael Vick and Nick Foles are “neck and neck” and that there is no clear leader heading into the preseason games.
Tunnel Vision: Just a few short weeks ago, Foles was the talk around fantasy football as he looked to have gotten the edge over Vick and would...
Michael Vick vs. Nick Foles has been one of the NFL’s most hotly contested quarterback competitions since training camps opened two weeks ago.
New Eagles head coach Chip Kelly will not name his Week 1 starter until seeing how both perform in the preseason, but all indications point to the veteran getting the first crack at the job.
Vick is expected to start under center Friday...
After spending some time with the Philadelphia Eagles, Jay Glazer of FOX Sports believes there’s no question that Michael Vick will be their starting quarterback this season.
Watching Eagles it doesn't seem like there's any ? at all that Mike Vick will be starting QB. He could be extremely tough w Chip's offense
— Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) August 7, 2013
DeSean Jackson caught Michael Vick's pass over the middle, took a couple steps and braced himself for a hit that Kurt Coleman never delivered.
Hard to break the habit.
Jackson and the rest of the Philadelphia Eagles have nothing to worry about this training camp. Tackling is a no-no for coach Chip Kelly.
''We have four preseason games for that,'' Kelly said...
FOX Sports reporter Jay Glazer said it doesn't seem like there's any question at all that Michael Vick will be the starting quarterback for the Eagles.Fantasy Spin:Glazer took in Philadelphia's joint practice with the New England Patriots Wednesday before making that assessment via Twitter. Vick will start the Eagles' preseason opener and while he might not be the...
Riley Cooper said what he said and the world freaked out. For starters that video of Cooper at the Kenny Chesney concert couldn't be passed around fast enough. Did you see it yet? No? Quick go here or there or somewhere else and click that thing. Watch Riley Cooper set his career on fire.
Within an hour Cooper was trending on Twitter and not for great reasons. Obviously. People...
Most preseason games are not worth the hype and forgotten before they begin. Tonight's clash between the Patriots and Eagles could be another.
But it is the first time Chip Kelly can see if the hyper-speed offense he ran so effectively at Oregon will apply at the NFL level and it's the first chance the Philadelphia fans have to let their new coach know what they think about...
Who "won" the joint practice between the Patriots and the Eagles at NovaCare Training Complex in South Philly on Tuesday?
I don't know... Each team took away something to say "yeah!"...
On one side, Tom Brady was tearing apart the Eagles' defense. On the other, Michael Vick and Nick Foles were holding their own.
Vick and Foles each had strong...