This is the NFL, where the difference between winning and losing can be measured in seconds and inches and, ultimately, by the caliber of a team's quarterback. And for the Eagles, that quarterback has yet to emerge.
The Philadelphia Eagles opened their three-day mandatory minicamp Tuesday, and it was like nothing you've seen ... or heard ... before. But it's one thing to be unconventional; it's another to be a success. The question in front of us is: Will this translate to the NFL?
CB Cary Williams, who signed a three-year, $17 million deal with the Eagles in March after winning a Super Bowl with the Ravens the month before, has been scarce during voluntarily workouts with his new team. That should change this week.
Chip Kelly played enough against Matt Barkley while coaching at Oregon to know what he can do at quarterback. Clark Judge says Philly's pick of Barkley means mistake-prone Michael Vick is not long for Philly.
Former Southern California quarterback Matt Barkley had to wait a rather long time before his name was called in the 2013 NFL Draft, but the Eagles newest quarterback has vowed to make fools of the non-believers.
Chip Kelly said drafting Matt Barkley was a no-brainer, given the 98th overall pick was prominent on Philadelphia's top-50 draft board. He has thrown open the QB competition with the Eagles, which might not sit well with Michael Vick.