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There is a fantastic read in the Wall Street Journal on the Patriots one word, ultra fast no huddle offense. Greg Bedard of the Boston Globe kind of revealed this to the world back in October, but the Patriots have been taking a page out of the Chip Kelly Oregon offenses. An offense that lives by the mantra of the more plays the better.According to the WSJ article, the Patriots are only 84 plays away from breaking the record set by the 1994 Patriots for most plays run in a season.Setting a record is no sure thing. The Patriots have averaged 74.4 plays per game this season. But they've run as many as 92 plays in a game.No other team has come close to their pace in 2012. They've run 102 more plays than the Denver Broncos—more than a full game's worth—and 214 more than the San Francisco 49ers.The Patriots' pace has caught some teams off guard, like the Broncos back in October, but it hasn't worked on others. One time Tom Brady was asked a dumb question, "If its...
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Oregon held its first practice in Arizona at Pinnacle High School. Following practice, Chip Kelly responded to questions from media.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- One has generated what could reasonably be called the greatest recovery in college football in the last 25 years, perhaps one of the most remarkable in NCAA history. Hyperbole? You could look it up. The other has redefined offensive football with a style that should copyright its name, "the blur."
Program? You cant tell the players without a stopwatch...
According to Don Banks of SI.com, in order for Oregon head coach Chip Kelly to make the jump to the NFL he wants “near complete control” of an NFL team.
If there’s a big-name coaching candidate to keep in mind in Carolina, Oregon’s Chip Kelly is a possibility. The thought of Kelly matching his up-tempo offense to franchise quarterback Cam Newton’s game is an intriguing...
Oregon head coach Chip Kelly is now expected to make the jump to the NFL after the end of the college football season. He has revolutionized college football and is one of the hottest coaching prospects on the radar this year. Now it’s being reported that Kelly will want complete control of personnel decision making with any team he joins next season. Will a NFL franchise be willing...
We’re all familiar with Chip Kelly’s record while at Oregon, his three consecutive conference titles, and the heightened level to which he raised the bar for a good program stuck in an idle position, but due to what may or may not be shortly down the road; he may still be indebted to the very program indebted to him.
QuarterbacksTags: Cam NewtonCarolina PanthersChip KellyMichael VickPhiladelphia EaglesEverybody’s hearing and talking about Oregon Ducks head coach Chip Kelly being the number choice of the Philadelphia Eagles after they let Andy Reid and his staff go on Monday. There’s also been stories floating around that Kelly is the number one...
Will today be Andy Reid’s swan song? This is it. The final game of the 2012 season for the Philadelphia Eagles will unfold this afternoon at the Meadowlands. Sitting at 4-12, there are no playoff aspirations for this team. There are only questions of what’s to come. What’s in store in the year ahead for Mike Vick, who will today lead the Birds for perhaps the last time. His...
The Philadelphia Eagles are expected to part ways with
long-time coach Andy Reid at the end of their disappointing season, and Oregon
coach Chip Kelly, who’s reportedly headed for the NFL, could be the team’s top
choice as a replacement, according to Albert Breer of NFL.com.
NFL.com's Albert Breer said Friday on NFL Network's
"Around The League" that the...
There’s been enough written and said about the job security of Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith. If he’s gone, which is quite likely, time to move forward and think ahead to his replacement. Oregon Ducks head coach Chip Kelly is being recruited by the NFL once again.
He turned down the Tampa Bay Buccaneers head job last year and rumors are abound that he’ll replace the...
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ., -- Oregon Defensive Coordinator Nick Aliotti answers questions from media on a number of topics including working for Chip Kelly; the Alamo Bowl; and Ifo Ekpre-Olomu.
While Oregon’s Chip Kelly and Alabama’s Nick Saban are the
two head coaches from the college ranks garnering the most attention, Chris Mortensen
of ESPN reports that Penn State coach Bill O’Brien may be on more short lists
entering the offseason.
As NFL owners and executives revisit the success of college
coaches at the pro level, Penn State’s Bill O'Brien may be on...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting this morning that the Browns have named former San Diego Padres VP Brent Stehlik as executive VP and chief revenue officer.
Schefter also reports the Browns are searching for a bright young offensive mind and college coaches Chip Kelly and Bill O’Brien from Oregon and Penn State respectively are on the radar