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August 21, 2013
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Eagles coach Kelly names Vick starting QB

PHILADELPHIA — Michael Vick took a pay cut and had to compete for his job when he returned to the Eagles. Part of the choice had to do with the up-tempo offense mapped out by new coach Chip Kelly. “I just thought,” Vick said, “this was the best opportunity, the best fit for me.” Turns out, Vick was the best fit for Kelly. With his first chance to put his stamp on Philadelphia’s offense, Kelly named Vick the starting quarterback on Tuesday, giving the veteran the nod over Nick Foles after a sterling effort in the preseason. “He’s our starter …

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