Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 11/18/12

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 13: Head Coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, Andy Reid, stands on the field during their NFL season opener against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on September 13, 2009 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
If the 31-6 loss to the Washington Redskins not enough to seal the fate of Andy Reid, then I don’t know what is. It should be one more loss. “You know, my expectations, I’ve said it before and I said it after last season [that] I expect a substantially improved team,” Eagles’ owner Jeff Lurie said. “We all thought we were better than 8-8 but we weren’t because your record tells you what you were.” Asked to elaborate or to pin Lurie down, Jeffie failed to elaborate. “Again, I am not going to make blanket statements,” Lurie said. “I really wanted to try to explain to you that 8-8 was unacceptable. Yeah, I guess if two thirds of the team is not playing [then] there are always exceptions. That was a really unacceptable outcome. I just want to reiterate that.” Yeah, half the offensive line is injured, as is starting quarterback Michael Vick and now running back LeSean McCoy, but with a current 3-7 record, one more loss will make an 8-8 season or worse. The Eagles defensive line was king of
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