Chip Kelly firing could be bad timing for…… Chip Kelly

Now, that the San Francisco 49ers have reportedly fired Chip Kelly, speculation of where he coaches next will be increased. As long as that destination is in college and not the NFL, Chip should be fine. However, the timing couldn’t have been much worse. Of course, Since, Chip Kelly landed in the Bay Area, just think of the jobs that have opened up in the college ranks. We’ve had Texas, LSU, Baylor, and of course Oregon just to name a few. Besides LSU, it’s hard to argue that Chip would…

MJD: Kelly’s gimmick offense caused Eagles fall

Maurice Jones-Drew has been retired from the NFL for a couple of years now. That doesn’t mean he doesn’t have an opinion about the game he played so well for nine years. In a short video released by TMZ.com Jones-Drew had plenty to say about former Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly and his new employer, the San Francisco 49ers. When asked if Kelly was the right man for the job in San Francisco the former Jaguars and Raiders running back replied that Kelly destroyed the Eagles. He also went on…

Who wants to win the NFC East? Who cares?

The divisional race in the NFC East is almost always one that’s not decided until the final Sunday of the NFL regular season. Seemingly every Sunday Night Football finale over the years has featured at least one NFC East team fighting for either the division title or a Wildcard berth. Most of those matchups created some must see TV as the season ended and the playoffs were set to begin. This season looks to have more of the same. One game separates all four teams going into Week 14 action.…

NFL: NFC Wildcard Preview – Saints road woes continue vs Eagles in Philly

The second game of the day in Saturday’s Wildcard action has the Philadelphia Eagles hosting the New Orleans Saints. Unlike the first game of the day between the Chiefs and Colts, this game has the potential to be a very high scoring shootout. The brief playoff history between these two teams has seen two meetings, where each team has won once. In the 1993 Wildcard Playoffs, the Eagles beat New Orleans 36-20, and the Saints returned the favor in the 2007 Divisional Playoffs by beating Philly 27-24. In recent meetings,…