5 Reasons Matt Barkley Should Be Quarterback for 2013 Philadelphia Eagles

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5 Reasons Matt Barkley Should Be Quarterback for 2013 Philadelphia Eagles
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Without question, one of the most intriguing storylines in the National Football League this season will be the quarterback battle on the Philadelphia Eagles

Unlike most quarterback competitions, however, this isn't just a two-player race. No, this battle is open to everybody on the team; technically, even G.J. Kinne could win the job. 

Realistically though, the race is between veteran former No. 1 overall draft pick Michael Vick, last year's rookie Nick Foles and this year's rookie Matt Barkley. Experts everywhere are stating their opinion on the Eagles' quarterback battle. Very few, if any, have given the rookie much of a chance to win the job

Call me crazy, but I think Barkley will win the starting job. In fact, I predicted it the moment the former USC standout was drafted back in April. 

Here are five reasons why, in no particular order.

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