Dennis Dixon


In Part IV of our five-part “Making the Jump” series about Chip Kelly’s first training camp, we examine the factors Kelly will use to determine the winner of his quarterback competition.


Chip Kelly doesn’t know any other way. When he coached in college, Kelly couldn’t wrangle the blue-chip high school quarterbacks who routinely headlined the recruiting classes of his peers.


Matt Barkley hasn’t met Michael Vick but he’s competed against and has gotten to know Nick Foles.