Michael Vick vs. Nick Foles: Who Should Be Eagles’ Starting QB?

February 12, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

A true quarterback competition between veteran Michael Vick and 2012 draft pick Nick Foles is likely in the cards for Chip Kelly and the Philadelphia Eagles this offseason.
Instead of shipping the overpriced Vick out of town and rolling with Foles or a draft pick, the Eagles restructured Vick's contract Monday. The two sides agreed on a one-year deal that can pay up to $10 million based on incentives, according to Pro Football Talk. 
While the Eagles could still spend a draft pick on a quarterback or sign Dennis Dixon—a former Kelly quarterback at Oregon—it appears increasingly more likely that Vick and Foles will battle for the first opportunity at running Kelly's breakneck offense in 2013.
Kelly said as much Monday, via Pro Football Talk:
There’s open competition. Michael knows that. Nick knows that. Nick knew every step of the way what we were doing. I specifically wanted to make sure Nick was included in the plans. I think b...

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