Chip’s Ahoy! Chip Kelly news on Pennsylvania and New Jersey newspaper Page Ones

Here’s how the regional papers played the news of Kelly’s firing.


The Eagles announced Tuesday evening that head coach Chip Kelly had been released from the team after spending three seasons in Philly. Cue copy editors in the region blowing up their planned front pages.

Here’s how the regional papers played the news of Kelly’s firing:

The Philadelphia Daily News

Front page:

Sports front page:

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Front page:

Sports front page:

Delaware County Daily Times

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Bucks County Courier Times

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Daily Local News (West Chester)

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The Courier- Post (Cherry Hill)

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The Press of Atlantic City

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Burlington County Times

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The Trentonian

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And apparently some papers — even semi-local ones — felt like the Chip Kelly news was better played in the sports section and featured Gov. Tom Wolf’s partial budget veto prominently on the front.

The (Allentown) Morning Call


The Times Herald (Norristown)

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Lancaster Newspapers

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