When Andy Reid switched John Harbaugh from special teams coach to secondary coach after the 2006 season, it did wonders for Harbaugh’s career.
Ask different players, you’ll get different answers. Why do the Eagles look so impressive on special teams this preseason? Some credit the scheme. Some say it’s the heavy emphasis at practice.
The Eagles last year finished with one the NFL’s worst average starting field positions. Only five other teams routinely started their drives with poorer field position than the Eagles had.