INDIANAPOLIS -- News conferences at the NFL Scouting Combine often are a delicate dance between reporters and the coaches who don't want to give away much information with free agency on the way.
- "I want to coach Nick (Foles)," Kelly said.
Said Roseman: "Foles is a talented guy, and we just drafted him last year. I think this is a different situation than we've had the past couple of years where we had quarterbacks. We like the player. ... We're trying to accumulate good, young players. We're not in the business of trying to rid of good, young players."
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- Roseman sure made it sound like the team was changing to a 3-4 defense. He said Antonio Dixon has the perfect skill set to be a 3-4 nose tackle. Brandon Graham has the ability to stand out as a 3-4 outside linebacker. Roseman also said Trent Cole has the ability to change his position and stand up as an outside linebacker.
The young GM was asked how he can pick players if the Eagles aren't set on their defensive system yet.
"Maybe we are, but we're just being purposefully vague," Roseman joked.