Eagles Fire Juan Castillo as Defensive Coordinator

Eagles Fire Juan Castillo as Defensive Coordinator
October 16, 2012, 5:35 am
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While Andy Reid is still standing as head football coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, the Juan Castillo as Defensive Coordinator experiment has come to an end this morning. According to reports, Juan Castillo was fired this morning and will no longer be with the team. Defensive Backs coach Todd Bowles will replace him as DC.

Andy Reid addressed the move in a brief statement: "We’re six games into the season and average isn't good enough.. I know the potential of our team and insist on maximizing it,"

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#Eagles have dismissed Juan Castillo and have named Todd Bowles defensive coordinator.

— Eagles Insider (@EaglesInsider) October 16, 2012

According to a source, Andy called Juan into his office this morning and dismissed him. Juan will no longer be with the team in any capacity

— Reuben Frank (@RoobCSN) October 16, 2012

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