Eagles staff doesn’t support stance against owners

Eagles coach Andy Reid says his staff was unaware the NFL

Coaches Association’s filed a brief siding with the players and he

doesn’t support this stance against the owners.

The NFL Coaches Association filed a brief with the 8th U.S.

Circuit Court of Appeals on May 25 expressing support for the

players and saying that the lockout is putting their jobs in


In a statement released Thursday, Reid says: ”We were surprised

by the filing and do not support it in any way.”