It has been widely speculated that the
Dixon has been hoping that he could play for Kelly, who was his offensive coordinator at Oregon when he was a
Now that the
Agent Jeff Sperbeck told The Baltimore Sun that he's in talks with the Eagles about potentially working out a deal for Dixon.
Dixon's father reiterated to The Sun while attending the Super Bowl that his son was hoping to reunite with Kelly in Philadelphia, praising Kelly's innovative, fast-break offensive schemes.
Dixon is an athletic former
His role in Baltimore was on the scout team, imitating athletic quarterbacks like
"I'm in awe right now," Dixon told The Sun when Kelly was hired. "I'm at a loss for words. I'm sure it was a business decision, a family decision, but it's really hard to leave the Ducks. I think he is ready for that next step."
NOTE: The Ravens have signed running back