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Andy Reid has had a rough week. After the tragedy of losing his eldest son, he came right back to work coaching the Eagles. Then he suffered through a lackluster performance by the Eagles first team in their first preseason game. As if that wasn’t enough, a controversy erupted when his agent came to town declaring Andy Reid the Eagles coach for life. While the comments didn’t come as a shock to me, the fact that Bob LaMonte brought them to the public certainly did. Now, after a terse rebuke by Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie, you have to wonder what was behind the comments. Clearly if Reid’s agent was in town to leverage the recent surge of support for Andy Reid into a contract extension, it was poorly timed and borders on poor taste. But was this a sanctioned move by Andy Reid, or an agent being opportunistic? Whatever the case, though, Bob LaMonte has put Andy Reid and Jeffrey Lurie in a bad position. What Lurie said in his statement Saturday, that the coach, players and executives ...
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