High-flying Eagles kick off the Chip Kelly era in style 

Michael Vick and the Eagles gave the Redskins no time to breathe under Chip Kelly’s frenetic-paced offense. - ROB CARR/GETTY IMAGES
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  • Michael Vick and the Eagles gave the Redskins no time to breathe under Chip Kelly’s frenetic-paced offense.

Just try to keep up with Michael Vick, LeSean McCoy and the Philadelphia Eagles this season. Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins sure couldn't.

Playing at a frenetic pace that left the Redskins bumbling and stumbling, the Eagles unleashed coach Chip Kelly's offense on the NFL and crammed 77 plays into 60 minutes of football. They had their share of miscues, of course, but they held on for a 33-27 upset of the defending NFC East champs.

Vick completed 15 of 25 passes for 203 yards and two touchdowns, and he ran nine times for 56 yards and a score. McCoy had 31 carries for 184 yards, including a 34-yard TD. DeSean Jackson piled up 104 yards on seven catches.

Patriots RB Vereen having wrist surgery: New England Patriots running back Shane Vereen will have wrist surgery and will be out a few weeks, Fox Sports reported. Vereen sustained a small bone break in his left wrist early in the Patriots' 23-21 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

Cowboys WR Bryant has minor sprain: Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant sustained a minor ankle-foot sprain during Sunday night's win over the New York Giants.

Suh faces discipline for low block: Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh faces discipline from the NFL for diving at Minnesota Vikings center John Sullivan's knees during Sunday's game, ESPN reported. Suh was penalized 15 yards for an illegal block during an interception return by Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy, who scored an apparent touchdown that gave Detroit the lead.

Giants to try out RBs: The New York Giants are trying out veteran running backs Brandon Jacobs, Willis McGahee and Joe McKnight today after struggling against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night. -- Wire report

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