Originally posted on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 3/27/12

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 13: Head Coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, Andy Reid, stands on the field during their NFL season opener against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on September 13, 2009 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Let's address the elephant in the room (no pun intended)...Andy Reid still runs the show.Don't ever doubt a Punt Pass & Kick winner who took everything the sport had to offer at the age of 13... The Los Angeles Times reported over the past weekend that two anonymous NFL sources said Reid had threatened to walk away from the Eagles if he was not given more control over personnel matters. The story also hinted that the Eagles seriously considered pursuing Manning once he was released by Indianapolis.Balderdash.Dave Spadaro won't touch this story. But now, with the facts and innuendo exposed, we will..."We look into everything, as all teams do," Reid said in a statement. "And I have the highest regard for Peyton Manning. But as I said publicly last month, that wasn't the direction we were heading on. Michael (Vick) is our guy..." "As far as the personnel control, I have had final say on personnel matters for quite some time and that's never been an issue or a point of contention....
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