Almost two weeks ago Andy Reid left the Eagles to join the Chiefs. The Eagles have since, in a stunning move, hired Chip Kelly as their new head coach. Guess who reached out to Chip Kelly to tell him about Philadelphia?
Chip Kelly says Andy Reid helped sell him on the Eagles' job. How about that?— Dan Graziano (@espn_nfceast) January 17, 2013
Andy Reid reached out to Chip Kelly to tell him about Philly ... Kelly likes him. Did not know that.— Arrowhead Pride (@ArrowheadPride) January 17, 2013
Interesting. Chip Kelly said Andy Reid reached out to him during the hiring process to talk about the job.— Josh Katzowitz (@joshkatzowitz) January 17, 2013
Kelly gives a lot of credit to Andy Reid, who talked to him about the franchise.— Zach Berman (@ZBerm) January 17, 2013
Kelly said Andy Reid reached out to him, told him, "Just be yourself."— Reuben Frank (@RoobCSN) January 17, 2013
Kelly thanks Andy Reid for his advice with the decision.— Andrew Siciliano (@AndrewSiciliano) January 17, 2013
Chip got advice from both Andy Reid & Dick Vermeil in this process.— BleedingGreenNation (@BleedingGreen) January 17, 2013