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Matt Barkley might start for Eagles at Oakland
Matt Barkley might start for Eagles at Oakland

In April, the Oakland Raiders wanted Matt Barkley. Sunday, they just might get him. There's a good chance the Philadelphia Eagles might give the rookie from USC his first NFL start this weekend when they play at Oakland, a team that was angling to select him around the middle of the 2013 draft. The Eagles traded up to take him with the first pick of the fourth round. Barkley was not chosen as the starter Monday, but the Eagles are awaiting test results on Nick Foles, who is recovering from a concussion, and Michael Vick, who Sunday aggravated what he called the worst hamstring injury of his career. "Mike didn't seem like he was going to be ready this week,"...

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