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Tim Tebow makes Eagles' decision harder after outplaying Matt Barkley vs. Jets

Tim Tebow makes Eagles' decision harder after outplaying Matt Barkley vs. Jets

One of the most closely followed battles of the NFL preseason is for the Philadelphia Eagles' third-string quarterback spot, which would seem strange if not for the fact that Tim Tebow is involved.

Eagles Coach Chip Kelly made a lot of interesting moves during the off-season, not the least of which was to bring in Tebow -- who hasn't played in a regular-season game since 2012 but still seems to bring a circus-like atmosphere everywhere he goes -- to compete with third-year player Matt Barkley to back up quarterbacks Sam Bradford and Mark Sanchez.

For much of the summer, Barkley's job has seemed pretty safe. But Tebow was given one more chance Thursday night during the...

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