New Eagles coach Chip Kelly announced that Michael Vick will start the team's preseason opener against the Patriots and Nick Foles will be the starter next week. The reason, according to Kelly: It's Vick's 'turn in the rotation.'
Ryan Leaf's NFL existence has been a tortured one pretty much from the moment he was taken with the second overall pick in the 1998 draft by the San Diego Chargers. He lasted three years in San Diego, bounced around with three other teams the next two seasons, and eventually was out of football altogether. In the decade since, the only time Leaf has made news was for all the wrong reasons.