PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — After it was reported that Chip Kelly met with the Eagles to address reports of him leaving the team, Kelly clarified that he did not call a meeting to address his job status, but mentioned it to draw a comparison between perception and reality.
On Wednesday, Eagles defensive lineman Bennie Logan was a guest on The Josh Innes Show and he shared his account of what Kelly told the team about his future in Philadelphia.READ MORE: Triple Shooting In Philadelphia Leaves Man Dead, 2 Women Coming Out Of Church Injured, Police Say
“[Kelly] was like, you’re going to hear outside talk about this and that,” Logan said. “He’s a Philadelphia Eagle. He’s here for the long-run.”
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Logan explained that the team cannot focus on what might happen with their coach and that their attention has to stay on the task at hand.MORE NEWS: Beach Erosion Will Keep One-Third Of North Wildwood Beaches Closed Memorial Day Weekend
“Right now he’s with the Eagles and we’re going to finish the season with him and what he do after that, I mean, that’s on him, but he seems like he really wants to be an Eagle.”