Christina and Jeffrey Lurie. Image via Drexel University
Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie is experiencing another split from another important person in both his personal and professional life.
First it was former team president Joe Banner. Now it’s his wife and team co-owner Christina Lurie. On Independence Day, the couple announced their plans to pursue their own independence and divorce after twenty years of marriage.
In a joint statement, the Luries assured their colleagues that they continue to be friends and that their split will have no effect on the Eagles organization.
Please know that we remain close friends and we will continue to work together as partners.
Please be assured that this decision will have no impact whatsoever on the ownership, the business and the operations of the Philadelphia Eagles football team We are certain that our family’s future and our collective future as colleagues will be a bright one.
Christina Lurie has been an integral force in th...