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Reich Of Philadelphia is the Colts New Head Coach

The Eagles offensive coordinator was the favorite of three candidates.

INDIANAPOLIS--The Indianapolis Colts will hire Frank Reich, offensive coordinator for the Philadelphia Eagles, as their next head coach, reported Mike Garafalo with NFL Network, and ESPN.

A contract between the team and Reich was signed Sunday, 

“We are extremely excited to announce Frank Reich as head coach of the Indianapolis Colts,” said Colts owner & CEO Jim Irsay. “Frank has all the ingredients of a successful head coach: intelligence, innovation, character, organizational and leadership skills, and a commanding presence. He also has a stellar reputation, and his myriad of life experiences and the people he has worked with make him the perfect fit for us and our fans. I feel extremely fortunate and could not be more excited for Colts Nation and the future of our franchise.”

“We are excited to have Frank Reich as our new head coach,” said Colts general manager Chris Ballard. “Frank is a leader of men who will demand excellence from our players on and off the field. I look forward to working with Frank to deliver a championship-caliber team to the city of Indianapolis.”

 

It was reported they reached a five-year deal.

 

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