Eagles vs. Jets: Previewing Philadelphia’s Preseason Week 4 Matchup

September 3, 2015   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Chip Kelly and the Philadelphia Eagles will try to cap off a perfect preseason Thursday night when they travel to MetLife Stadium to take on the New York Jets.
Following an offseason that saw a rotating door of big-name players leaving and coming in, this preseason has gone pretty much as well as the Eagles could have hoped. The team is coming into the last week of the preseason following a particularly impressive performance from the starters in Green Bay last Saturday as the Eagles beat the Packers, 39-26.
For the upcoming game against the Jets, Chip Kelly named Matt Barkley the starter and said that Tim Tebow will also receive significant reps at quarterback, according to Philly.com's Les Bowen. When talking about the position battle to earn the third and final quarterback spot, Kelly praised Barkley but claimed that naming him the starter does not necessarily mean that he has the edge over Tebow.
“I think Matt can make all the throws. It’s just getting ac...

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