‘‘I looked at the films, and studied the tape. When you look at Michael, it’s his toughness. That cannot be overrated at all,’’ Kelly said. ‘‘We looked at his skill set. He still has that skill set. He can still throw the football.
‘‘He’s got an unbelievable release, and it’s our job as coaches to make sure he can get the ball out quickly.’’
The Eagles scored just 280 points last season as they endured an eight- and a three-game losing streak. Only Arizona (250) scored fewer in the NFC.
When asked whether Vick or Foles would work with the first-team offense in training camp, Kelly smiled and quickly showed he’s going to be able to handle the Philadelphia media just fine.
‘‘We'll go alphabetical,’’ he said with a grin. ‘‘First name? Last name? We'll flip a coin.’’
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