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Competition Heats Up As Eagles Head To Preseason's Midpoint

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Competition Heats Up As Eagles Head To Preseason's Midpoint
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QB Nick Foles will back up Michael Vick, despite solid play so far in the preseason. Photo by Drew Hallowell/Philadelphia Eagles/Getty Images.
QB Nick Foles will back up Michael Vick, despite solid play so far in the preseason. Photo by Drew Hallowell/Philadelphia Eagles/Getty Images.

As expected, with a new coaching regime still establishing its approach, the Philadelphia Eagles head into their second preseason game against the Carolina Panthers on Aug. 15 with more questions than answers across the roster. However, the next 10 days will shed considerable light on depth-chart battles and which role players are in the best position to secure a roster spot.

Here's how things are shaping up so far in several key spots.