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Philadelphia Eagles fans were crazy with excitement in anticipation of the arrival of Gus Bradley for his second interview. I mean, there were actually people tracking his flight and updating his whereabouts in the air as he was on his way.
Upon his arrival, there were people staked out by the North East Philly airport and taking pictures of him getting off the plane as if they were spies doing recon on their target. Then, he was surveilled by helicopter on his way to Jeff Lurie’s house.
That’s how much Eagles fans care about this team. They want a new coach and the vast majority of them want Gus Bradley, myself included.
I woke up this morning and saw a report from Reuben Frank stating the second meeting concluded with no deal. I didn’t think I’d wake up and find out the Eagles “officially” had a new coach, but I thought I would be hearing things like “they’re working on a contract” or that it went well, etc.
In essence, I thought I’d be hearing positive things that pointed toward
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During an appearance on Inside the Locker Room with Rick “Doc” Walker and Brian Mitchell of ESPN 980, Walker asked Howard Eskin of WIP in Philly why the Eagles never pursued Jon Gruden. “The Eagles internally felt Jon was too high maintenance. They looked at the way it ended for him in Tampa…….They thought he’d be too high maintenance,” said Eskin. Gruden seems...
It was announced earlier today that the Philadelphia Eagles have hired Chip Kelly to be there next head coach. I guess owner Jeffrey Loria finally came to this conclusion - that Kelly would be his best choice - after interviewing almost every available recently fired coach or assistant in the NFL over the last two weeks.So is this a good hire or bad hire?Completely awful. "...
Howard Eskin of WIP in Philadelphia was a guest on ESPN 980′s Inside the Lockerroom and indicated that even though Chip Kelly is now the Eagles’ head coach, quarterback Michael Vick is still likely on the way out.
“People say maybe Mike Vick can be his (Kelly’s) quarterback. Michael Vick won’t be here. He gets hurt every year. You got to move on from Michael Vick, and...
The Eagles finally got off the pot and in a big way landing their top choice in their coaching search, Oregon’s Chip Kelly.
ESPN’s Chris Mortensen confirmed on Wednesday that Kelly had taken the job. Neither the Eagles’ nor Oregon University has confirmed the news, but reports have since surfaced that Kelly has accepted the Eagles’ offer.
Kelly is 46-7 in four years at...
Last night Howard Eskin reported that the Eagles will soon be signing a deal to make Seattle’s Gus Bradley Head Coach. In what we should clearly be excited about, the new Gang Green Defense! Bradley helped lead Seattle to the playoffs with the number four ranked defense and number one scoring defense.
A huge departure from the offense first under Andy Reid, Jeff Lurie said that...
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The Eagles held a press conference today at 1:30 to introduce new head coach Chip Kelly.
The press conference, which aired live on Comcast SportsNet, focused mostly on Kelly and the organization's decision to come together and make him the next Eagles' head coach.
However, you knew Andy Reid was going to be mentioned at some point.
"One person I...
It was reported earlier that Gus Bradley will be the Philadelphia Eagles’ new head coach. It looks like that report was premature.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Bradley will arrive in Philly today for a second interview and is also scheduled to meet with the Jaguars.
Even though nothing is certain, I think...
Fired after 14 years with the Philadelphia Eagles in his first head coaching position, Andy Reid will take over for Romeo Crennel in Kansas City. The Chiefs finished the 2012 season 2-14, their worst season in franchise history.
Andy Reid is a man of many words. He just never says anything significant.
After 14 seasons, five NFC championship appearances and one loss in the Super...
Last season was hell for Philadelphia Eagles fans. The team started well, and then it was clear they were lousy. Andy Reid and all the feelings toward him became the topic of discussion. Week after week, the Reid questions continued. With each week, the product on the field became worse. There was nowhere to turn [...]The post Help Us Gus Bradley, You’re Our Only Hope appeared...
Andy Reid is putting the final touches on his first coaching staff in Kansas City, hiring former Jaguars offensive line coach Andy Heck to fulfill the same duty with the Chiefs.
Reid also announced Wednesday that Kevin O'Dea will be an assistant special teams coach.
Heck will work closely with Reid, who intends to call plays in Kansas City, and new offensive coordinator...
Will you look at that. The Philadelphia Eagles and Chicago Bears aren't hiring retreads.