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Archive: August, 2012

Vick: 'Our entire season will be dedicated to Garrett'

Wednesday, August 8, 2012, 12:59 PM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Michael Vick said the Eagles will dedicate this season to Garrett Reid, and he said he will also dedicate the season to coach Andy Reid. "Our entire season will be dedicated to Garrett,” Vick said. “I'm personally going to dedicate my season to coach, and direct... Read more

Friends, family attend Garrett Reid's funeral

Tuesday, August 7, 2012, 9:41 AM
BROOMALL, Pa. -- Mourners packed the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints this morning for the funeral of Garrett Reid, son of Eagles head coach Andy Reid. The funeral, originally scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., had to be delayed by almost an hour to allow the large number of people attending... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, August 7, 2012, 8:11 PM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your questions in a live chat, beginning Wednesday at 1 p.m. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Video: Memorial service for Garrett Reid

Tuesday, August 7, 2012, 7:49 PM
Video: The service for Garrett Reid, son of Eagles head coach Andy Reid, was held at the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints in Broomall, Pa. on Tuesday, August 7, 2012. Read more

Mike Vick: 'There's no escape from it'

Monday, August 6, 2012, 11:43 AM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Mike Vick excelled during practice on Sunday afternoon, with strong throws despite a heavy heart. The practice field was a sanctuary after Garrett Reid's stunning death. But it did not eliminate the raw emotion of the afternoon. “Walking off that field, that’s when it... Read more

Andy Reid: Garrett 'lost the battle that has been ongoing for the last 8 years'

Monday, August 6, 2012, 6:45 PM
In a statement released by the Reid family, Andy Reid said son Garrett Reid "lost the battle that has been ongoing for the last eight years," a reference to Garrett Reid's drug problems. Garrett Reid was found dead on Sunday morning. Here is the complete, unedited statement from the Reid family, distributed... Read more

Athletes react on social media to Garrett Reid's death

Sunday, August 5, 2012, 10:55 AM
In the moments following the Eagles’ announcement that Garrett Reid, the oldest son of coach Andy Reid, was found dead in his Lehigh University dorm Sunday morning, several athletes took to Twitter to show their support for Andy and share condolences. Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson tweeted... Read more

Statements from Howie Roseman, Police Chief and Coroner about Garrett Reid

Sunday, August 5, 2012, 10:14 AM
Below are the statements made during a Sunday morning news conference regarding the death of Garrett Reid, the son of Eagles coach Andy Reid: HOWIE ROSEMAN, EAGLES GENERAL MANAGER: “I have some heartbreaking news to share with you all. It is with great sadness, the oldest son of Coach Reid,... Read more

Lurie on Reid: 'This is a father grieving'

Sunday, August 5, 2012, 3:45 PM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie delivered a statement at training camp after he addressed the team before practice following the death of Garrett Reid, the son of coach Andy Reid. "Today is one of life’s tough days," Lurie said. Lurie said that he spoke with Andy Reid following... Read more

Eagles' 1st-team offense back together -- for a walk-through

Saturday, August 4, 2012, 10:59 AM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Minor injuries have been overbearing during the past few days, but the Eagles' expected first-team offense this season was together for the first time since the first day of camp during Saturday's walk-through. That included Evan Mathis and Todd Herremans on the line and Brent Celek... Read more
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