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Holcomb Could Get Shot Against Former Team

Kelly Holcomb (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

In Minnesota, backup quarterback Kelly Holcomb could get the call against the team with which he spent the offseason, the Philadelphia Eagles. With a 2-4 record in Philly as well, the owner gave the coach a vote of confidence. Get notes and quotes from both camps.

With Tarvaris Jackson nursing a fractured index finger on his throwing hand, it's likely that Kelly Holcomb will get his third start of the season on Sunday against Philadelphia. That would be the same Eagles team that traded Holcomb to Minnesota on Aug. 27. "I don't know if it's payback," Holcomb said of the possibility of facing Philadelphia. "Things in this league happen. Coach (Andy) Reid... Recommended Stories

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