Chip Kelly Wants Big Guys, But Do They Matter?

by Jerome's Friend

Originally published April 12, 2013 on

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has said many times that he wants tall and long football players because, according to his experience, height provides a substantial advantage on the football field.  In other words, “big guys beat up little guys”.  However, as he transitions to the NFL and modifies his philosophies accordingly, will height afford him the same advantages in Philadelphia as they did in Oregon?  Read more…