Young takes more snaps with the No. 2 offense and he enters preseason games second, but the folks watching Eagles practice every day aren’t sure whether he’s picking up the offense fast enough.
“We’ll see how quickly Vince is coming, and that’s a hard thing in this system without an offseason,” offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg said. “So, he’s doing everything possible to get himself ready to play at a high level. [QB coach] Doug [Pederson] is working hard, hard, hard on that with him.”
That’s a lot of use of the word “hard.” Meanwhile, Kafka has mostly looked good in camp. He has a weak arm, but the coaching staff seems to trust him.
“Whether that changes in October or November, we’ll see,” Domowitch writes.
Perhaps Young could change it in August if he sparkles in tonight’s preseason game and next week’s preseason finale.