JOY OF SHARING: Drop Off Locations I Online Donation I Donate by texting JOY to 41444 I #JoyOfSharing

Eagles

Eagles Granted Permission To Interview Jay Gruden

Cincinnati Bengals 2011 Headshots

Philadelphia Eagles
Upcoming Games

Buy Eagles Tickets Full Schedule
Eagles Central
Shop for Eagles Gear
NFL Scoreboard
NFL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles have received permission to interview Cincinnati offensive coordinator Jay Gruden for their coaching vacancy.

Gruden, the younger brother of Jon Gruden, just finished his second season with the Bengals. He previously served as an offensive assistant on his brother’s staff in Tampa Bay from 2002-08. Jay Gruden also coached several years in the AFL, winning the Arena Bowl title twice.

The Eagles have already interviewed five candidates to replace Andy Reid, who was fired after 14 seasons. They’re planning to meet with Seattle defensive coordinator Gus Bradley and Indianapolis offensive coordinator Bruce Arians this week.

Philadelphia interviewed Atlanta assistants Mike Nolan and Keith Armstrong, Denver offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and Penn State coach Bill O’Brien and Oregon’s Chip Kelly. O’Brien and Kelly returned to their schools.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,902 other followers