The Eagles' flight plans

What to expect from Chip Kelly's coaching debut with the Philidelphia Eagles

Originally Published: September 9, 2013
By KC Joyner and Field Yates | ESPN The Magazine

Michael VickJoe Robbins/Getty ImagesMichael Vick is the league's best rushing QB with a career 5,551 yards.

IF EAGLES COACH Chip Kelly has his way, Philly's speed-'em-up, spread-'em-out offense will remain a mystery until its Week 1 unveiling Sept. 9 on Monday Night Football. But we asked two ESPN Insiders -- Field Yates, a former scouting intern with the Patriots, and KC Joyner, our resident football scientist -- to peel back the curtain a little early. After studying the tape and crunching the numbers, they offer their sneak peek at what to expect from Kelly's crew in 2013.


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Field Yates has previous experience interning with the New England Patriots on both their coaching and scouting staffs. A graduate of Wesleyan University (CT), he is a regular contributor to ESPN Boston's Patriots coverage and ESPN Insider.