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Podcast: Some thoughts on the latest Eagles coaching candidates

BGN Radio Episode 165!

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It seems like the Philadelphia Eagles’ head coaching search might be heading down the homestretch. John Clark said he’s getting the feeling the Eagles could make a hire “by the weekend.”

While we all wait for the big news to drop, there’s time to talk more about the top candidates. And so that’s exactly what Jimmy Kempski and I did on the latest BGN Radio podcast. You can [CLICK HERE TO LISTEN] to our conversation or stream the latest episode below:

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  • Reacting to Jeff McLane’s story that detailed Carson Wentz being uncoachable.
  • What to make of the Eagles telling coaching candidates they want Wentz to be the team’s starting quarterback. Leverage play? Genuine intent?
  • Doug Pederson said he’s leaning towards taking 2021 off. Good move?
  • Sharing some of our favorite Doug stories in honor of the team’s only Super Bowl-winning head coach.


  • Revisiting last week’s “Yes please, Meh, GTFO” game with the candidates that have newly emerged.

JOSH MCDANIELS - So many reasons to be skeptical.


Josh McDaniels: Yes please, Meh, GTFO?

This poll is closed

  • 16%
    Yes please
    (99 votes)
  • 36%
    (218 votes)
  • 46%
    (281 votes)
598 votes total Vote Now

NICK SIRIANNI - Intriguing. And he’s not McDaniels!


Nick Sirianni: Yes please, Meh, or GTFO?

This poll is closed

  • 41%
    Yes please
    (241 votes)
  • 47%
    (279 votes)
  • 11%
    (65 votes)
585 votes total Vote Now

KELLEN MOORE - As much as you may not like the Cowboys, there’s a case to be made he’s the right guy.


Kellen Moore: Yes please, Meh, or GTFO?

This poll is closed

  • 9%
    Yes please
    (51 votes)
  • 34%
    (184 votes)
  • 56%
    (306 votes)
541 votes total Vote Now

DENNIS ALLEN - Leaning towards a meh. But what’s the offensive plan?


Dennis Allen: Yes please, Meh, or GTFO?

This poll is closed

  • 4%
    Yes please
    (21 votes)
  • 48%
    (243 votes)
  • 47%
    (238 votes)
502 votes total Vote Now

JOHN FASSEL - Not actually a real candidate. But we talked about him anyway.


John Fassel: Yes please, Meh, or GTFO?

This poll is closed

  • 3%
    Yes please
    (15 votes)
  • 20%
    (99 votes)
  • 75%
    (360 votes)
474 votes total Vote Now
  • Does Duce Staley have a shot?
  • What, if anything, can we glean from the Eagles blocking Dave Fipp from interviewing with the Lions?


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