Garrett Reid, 29, the oldest son of Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid, was found dead inside his dorm room at Lehigh University early Sunday morning.
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Lehigh Chief of Police Edward Shupp said a 9-1-1 call was made at 7:20 A.M. from Sayre Park Dormitories. Attempts were made to revive Reid, but to no avail. He was pronounced dead on arrival by Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek.
Shupp said that there was no suspected suspicious activity and no cause of death has been given at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
“Garrett grew up with this team, which makes this news even harder for us to process,” Eagles general manager Howie Roseman said. As he stepped away from the podium, he fell into athletic trainer Rick Burkholder’s arms in tears.
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