Reid undone by his own foolish mistakes
It is hard to grasp how things have gotten so bad for Andy Reid and the Eagles. A coach who once was reasonably compared to Bill Belichick is now just as reasonably compared to Rich Kotite and Ray Rhodes.
Iggles Blitz " Blog Archive " More Coach Talk
As for hiring a new coach…this is a hugely important decision. Lurie will not rush this. The flip side is that if he sees a candidate that he truly covets, Lurie will act quickly to snatch him up. I’m sure Lurie would rather not wait for the Super Bowl to be over to go for a candidate. It can be dangerous to set your sights on one guy like that. I would expect the hire to be done in early to mid-January.
Eagles-Panthers Scouting Report
What once looked like a meeting between new-school and old-school multifaceted quarterbacks has fizzled into a game of survival for the coaches of both teams. Andy Reid and Ron Rivera both appear to be on their way out, but a victory might at least hold off the charge for one week (or not). Rivera was once a defensive assistant under Reid, as was Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott, whom Reid fired two seasons ago.
Foles must better utilize Jackson & Maclin in second start
Nick Foles knows that in his second start he must improve on getting the ball to his two biggest playmakers: DeSean Jackson and Jeremy Maclin.