Stories tagged: Chip Kelly
UPDATED: MONDAY, FEB. 6, 2017, 7:22 P.M.
49ers officially hire Kyle Shanahan as new head coach
The San Francisco 49ers officially hired Atlanta offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan as their new head coach on Monday, more than a month after firing Chip Kelly after just one season.
THURSDAY, JAN. 14, 2016, 11:59 A.M.
49ers hire Chip Kelly as new coach
The San Francisco 49ers hired Chip Kelly as their coach Thursday, finding a focused, football-first leader CEO Jed York is counting on to turn the once-proud franchise back into a …
SATURDAY, JAN. 2, 2016, 7:08 P.M.
Philadelphia Eagles interview Duce Staley for head coaching job
The Eagles have interviewed running backs coach Duce Staley for their vacant coaching position created when Chip Kelly was fired on Tuesday.
TUESDAY, DEC. 29, 2015, 7:51 P.M.
Eagles send Chip Kelly packing with one game left
The Philadelphia Eagles fired Chip Kelly with one game left in his third season, dumping the coach after missing the playoffs in consecutive years.
FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2015
NFL notes: All-Pro DeMarco Murray to join Eagles
DeMarco Murray got the money he wanted from his former team’s division rival. The All-Pro running back agreed to a five-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles. Murray’s deal was valued …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 10, 2013, 7:38 P.M.
Pac-12 notes: Kiffin discusses loss to Cougs
His team lost the game, Lane Kiffin said, so of course there are going to be facets which the Southern California coach wishes his team had handled differently. Or that …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 10, 2013
Eagles foil Griffin’s return
Just try to keep up with Michael Vick, LeSean McCoy and the Philadelphia Eagles this season. Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins sure couldn’t. Playing at a frenetic pace …
FRIDAY, AUG. 9, 2013
Eagles leave hitting for games
DeSean Jackson caught Michael Vick’s pass over the middle, took a couple steps and braced himself for a hit that Kurt Coleman never delivered. Hard to break the habit.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 2013, 6:58 P.M.
Oregon put on probation, but faces no bowl ban
The NCAA stripped Oregon of a scholarship in each of the next two seasons and placed the program on probation for three years, opting against stiffer penalties like a bowl …
FRIDAY, JAN. 18, 2013
Kelly receives a hero’s welcome in Philly
Torn between loyalty to his players and accepting a new challenge, Chip Kelly ultimately chose the NFL and the Philadelphia Eagles. He just needed more time to make the decision. …
MONDAY, JAN. 7, 2013
Kelly staying at Oregon
Chip Kelly won’t be packing his visor or high-powered offense and joining the Cleveland Browns – or any other NFL team. There were multiple reports Sunday night that Kelly had …
SUNDAY, JAN. 6, 2013
Eagles join courtship of Oregon’s Kelly
On the 10th anniversary of their last playoff appearance, the Browns may be in unexpected fight over Oregon coach Chip Kelly. Cleveland has been awaiting a second meeting with Kelly, …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 2, 2013
Oregon’s Kelly a top NFL target again
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – One of the first questions Oregon coach Chip Kelly was asked after arriving in Arizona for the Fiesta Bowl was about the possibility of coaching in the …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5, 2012
Debuts go well for QBs
All things considered, the first week of the college football season went relatively well for the five quarterbacks who made their debuts as Pac-12 starters. Of the five – Taylor …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29, 2012
Pac-12 coaches ponder new kickoff rules
No team in the Pac-12 has benefited more from stellar special teams play in recent years than the Oregon Ducks. In addition to their high-powered offense, the Ducks take advantage …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2011
Oregon’s Kelly expresses disappointment in Harris
Oregon coach Chip Kelly says the situation surrounding suspended cornerback Cliff Harris is “very disappointing.” Kelly did not comment at length about Harris at his weekly news conference on Tuesday. …