PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Eagles have hired former Philadelphia Soul head coach Bret Munsey as the team’s NFS (National Football Scouting) Scout.
Munsey was the head coach of the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League in 2011-12, and was the head coach of the Philadelphia Soul from 2006-2008. Munsey led the Soul to an AFL Championship in 2008.
A native of Winter Park, FL, Munsey began his coaching career in 2000 as the defensive coordinator of the Augusta Stallions of the AF2 league. He also spent one season with the Carolina Cobras of the AFL in 2001 before venturing back to the AF2 as head coach of the Tennessee Valley Vipers in 2002, where he was named the league’s coach of the year. The following season, he began his first stint with the Predators as the team’s secondary coach and director of player personnel from 2003-05.