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Packers Must Put Brakes on Fast-Break Eagles

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The Eagles run a lot of plays in a limited amount of time, which is a big challenge. Casey Matthews, the brother of Clay Matthews, knows what awaits the Packers' defense on Sunday. "The challenge is, the film that you watch, can you put it to use with their tempo?" cornerback Tramon Williams said.

One look at the stats tells the unusual tale of the Philadelphia Eagles' offense. They enter this week's game against the Green Bay Packers ranked fourth in offensive plays (599) but 32nd in time of possession (25:07 per game). That "fast-break mentality" — that's what Packers coach Mike McCarthy called it on Wednesday — is the calling card of Eagles coach Chip Kelly, who used his no-huddle... Recommended Stories