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Barkley says he’s still in the Philly quarterback competition

Barkley says he’s still in the Philly quarterback competition

profootballtalk.com Updated Aug 19, 2013
If Eagles coach Chip Kelly holds true to his past form, he’ll name a starting quarterback not long before the opening game of the regular season and stick with him all year. And rookie Matt Barkley still believes that he could be the guy. “I don’t want …
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  • Eagles still waiting for Kenny Phillips to show he deserves a j…

    Eagles still waiting for Kenny Phillips to show he deserves a job

    profootballtalk.com Aug 19, 2013
    It was regarded as a coup of sorts when the Eagles lured safety Kenny Phillips away from the Giants via free agency. But Phillips may be back with the Giants soon — or one of the other 30 teams. As recently explained by Geoff Mosher of CSNPhilly.com, Ph…
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  • Eagles receivers free to alter their routes

    Eagles receivers free to alter their routes

    philly.com Aug 19, 2013
    Eagles receivers have route options with the Chip Kelly offense that they didn’t have under Andy Reid.
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  • Molding Clay reveals Kelly's methods

    Molding Clay reveals Kelly's methods

    ESPN.com Aug 19, 2013
    PHILADELPHIA -- It usually isn’t a good thing when a new coaching staff comes to a player and asks him to switch positions. That has happened to Clay Harbor twice since Chip Kelly became head coach of the Eagles. “I don’t look at it as, I’m not going to…
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  • Eagles are getting closer to making quarterback determination

    Eagles are getting closer to making quarterback determination

    profootballtalk.com Aug 19, 2013
    The Eagles haven’t said which of their two starting-caliber quarterbacks will start the third preseason game, coming up on Saturday against the Jaguars. But coach Chip Kelly has said that, on Monday, the coaching staff will determine the rotation for th…
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  • Many happy returners for Eagles

    Many happy returners for Eagles

    philly.com Aug 19, 2013
    Eagles punt returner Damaris Johnson and kick returner Brandon Boykin are seeing results from the switch to special-teams coach Dave Fipp.
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