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Chip Kelly's deal worth $32.5 million

Updated: January 20, 2013, 7:13 PM ET
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The Philadelphia Eagles made Chip Kelly one of the highest-paid coaches in the NFL, giving him a five-year contract worth $32.5 million, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

The lucrative deal, which is worth $6.5 million annually, was a crucial factor in Kelly's decision to join the Eagles after originally deciding to remain at Oregon, according to the source.

The 49-year-old Kelly, who was officially introduced Thursday, became the 21st coach in Eagles history ...

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