Originally posted on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 8/6/12

PHILADELPHIA - NOVEMBER 08: Head coach Andy Reid of the Philadelphia Eagles coaches against the Dallas Cowboys at Lincoln Financial Field on November 8, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
As you know by now, Garrett Reid, son of Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid, passed away suddenly this past weekend.  Losing a child is one of the most unnatural things a person — a parent — ever has to go through. Photo: Yong Kim/Philly.com Staff file Being in the position he’s in, Andy Reid is sometimes de-humanized and is the main target for angry Eagles fans’ frustrations.  Last year, anger and frustration reached all-time highs for Reid during perhaps the most disappointing season of his career. “Fire Reid!”,  “Reid sucks!”, “Time to go, Andy!”  Those words, amongst numerous other choice words of the English language were used when talking about the coach. Things got so bad that members of the team had to publicly come to his defense, including a confrontation between a few members of the offensive line and a few fans who were “picketing” to get rid of Reid across from the NovaCare Center. Even though Reid has a job to do, just like anyone else, his heart will be
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