Reich was an assistant coach with the Colts from 2008-2010. Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

The Indianapolis Colts are reportedly very keen on making Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich their next head coach.

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen, the Colts want Reich, but this comes with the important caveat that the two sides have to reach agreement on a contract.

The Colts had hinted earlier in the interview process that Reich was of great interest to them, and seeing what he did with backup quarterback Nick Foles in the playoffs likely only served to increase that interest. Given how the Josh McDaniels saga played out, nothing will be done here until a contract is signed and sealed, but it certainly sounds like the odds are heavily in favor of Reich landing the job.

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