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SCORESHEET: Chip Kelly gets an award


The Maxwell football Club has named Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles as NFL coach of the year.by: TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: MEG WILLIAMS - CHIP KELLY

Kelly, in his first year after leaving as coach of the Oregon Ducks, guided the Eagles to a 10-6 regular-season record and NFC East championship. Philadelphia had gone 4-12 the year before.

The Eagles' offense set an NFL record for the most 20-plus-yard plays (99) in a season.