The first year for a new head coach is typically one without a lot of pressure. Remember, the new team is typically one of the worst in the league, so the team is going to struggle regardless of what types of moves the coach makes during his first year.
But in Philadelphia, rookie head coach Chip Kelly has a tremendous amount of pressure on him. This is a fanbase that doesn't take losing very well. The past two seasons have been extremely disappointing. Chip Kelly is a big name, and results are expected immediately, especially in a division that is very winnable.
That being said, the 2013 offseason will be huge for Kelly and the Eagles. The shape of the franchise will be changed dramatically over the next six months. Kelly has some pretty big decisions to make.
Here are some of the things he needs to decide, in no particular order.