Tuesday, December 4, 2012

The 17 other coaches in Philadelphia during the Andy Reid era

Andy Reid was hired as coach of the Philadelpiha Eagles in January of 1999.  During the span the other three major sports teams in town have had 17 Head Coaches.  The Eagles have, of course, had one. 

2012 Phungo #8 Charlie Manuel (Led 2008 World Series Champs)

Each of the 4 franchises has Lost a championship in that time frame.  Additionally the Phillies Won a Championship.  Two of the fired coaches won Championships subsequent to their firing in Phialdelphia (Terry Francona Boston 2004,2007; Larry Brown Detroit 2004).  Former Flyers head coach John Stevens was also involved in the LA Kings 2012 Stanley Cup effort. 

Andy Reid 1999-NFC Champion 2004 
Terry Francona 1997-2001WSC Red Sox 2004, 2007
Larry Bowa 2001-2004
Charlie Manuel2005- WSC 2008, NLCS 2009
Roger Neilson1998-2000
Craig Ramsey2000-2001
Bill Barber 2001-2002
Ken Hitchcock2002-2006
John Stevens2006-2010Interim and Asst Coach for LA Kings Stanely Cup Champions 2012 
Peter Laviolette2010-EC Champs 2010
Larry Brown1997-2003NBA Champion w/ Detroit 2004, EC Champion 76ers 2001
Randy Ayers 2003-2004
Chris Ford2004- 
Jim O'Brien 2004-2005
Maurice Cheeks2005-2008
Tony DiLeo2008-2009
Eddie Jordan 2009-2010
Doug Collins 2010-

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