Chip Kelly

49ers Fire Coach Chip Kelly, GM Trent Baalke

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers fired coach Chip Kelly and general manager Trent Baalke on Sunday in the latest overhaul for a franchise that has fallen from perennial Super Bowl contender to the bottom of the standings in three seasons.

Chip Kelly, Colin Kaepernick

Report: Chip Kelly Spoiling Owner’s Christmas Party Among Final Straws in His Firing

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly, who was fired with one game left in the season, had made himself persona non grata with the players, organization, and especially owner Jeffrey Lurie, with the last straw apparently coming when Kelly forced Lurie to change the date of Lurie’s Christmas party to fit Kelly’s schedule.

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Tim Tebow Offers Bible Verse in Response to Eagles Cut

Chip Kelly called Tim Tebow not “good enough” to rate a third-string spot on the Philadelphia Eagles after cutting him on Friday. Tebow, who impressed most observers with his preseason play, spared the coach any cutting words in return.

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Tim Tebow Cut by Philadelphia Eagles

The Philadelphia Eagles cut Tim Tebow just hours before the 4 p.m. Eastern deadline to pare rosters down to the 53-man limit.

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