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