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A look at the numbers: Eagles' offensive improvement under Chip Kelly

Anyone who has watched the Eagles over the last two years can easily tell that their offense was improved under the leadership of Chip Kelly. With the regular season now in the books, let's take a look at the actual statistical production, comparing 2012 to 2013. The numbers speak for themselves.

A look at the numbers: Eagles' offensive improvement under Chip Kelly

Eagles head coach Chip Kelly. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
Eagles head coach Chip Kelly. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)

Anyone who has watched the Eagles over the last two years can easily tell that their offense was improved under the leadership of Chip Kelly. With the regular season now in the books, let's take a look at the actual statistical production, comparing 2012 to 2013. The numbers speak for themselves.

That is across-the-board improvements, and in many areas, drastic improvements. To put the above numbers in context, here is where the Eagles ranked among the rest of the NFL statistically in 2012 and 2013.

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The 2012 Eagles won 4 games. The 2013 Eagles won 10, including the NFC East, and look like legitimate Super Bowl contenders heading into the playoffs. What Chip Kelly did this season with the Eagles' offense is nothing short of amazing.

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