Found August 13, 2012 on Eagles Addict:
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What the hell is Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid and/or his agent thinking? Reid’s agent, Bob Lamonte, created a big stir over the weekend by coming to training camp and inviting a few reporters for an interview.  Then proceeded to say the following (courtesy of Jeff McLane of Philly.com): Lurie “has stated again and again, any time that I’ve been with him, that was as  long as he’s the owner of the Philadelphia Eagles Andy Reid would be his coach,”  LaMonte said. “And I’d say the proof of the pie is in the pudding. He’s been  here 14 years.” This prompted a very quick response from Jeff Lurie when he issued the following statement about two hours later: “Bob is a great agent who we have an outstanding relationship with,” Lurie said  in a statement. “As much respect as all of us have for Andy Reid, it is the  nature of the profession that all coaches, executives and players are evaluated  each year. That’s the way we have always operated. But our focus right now, and
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