Doug Pederson deserves the most blame for the Eagles struggles (but he has the power to fix it and shouldn't be fired)

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Doug Pederson deserves the most blame for the Eagles struggles (but he has the power to fix it and shouldn't be fired)
Doug Pederson deserves the most blame for the Eagles struggles (but he has the power to fix it and shouldn't be fired)

Let me preface by saying I think Doug Pederson is a really good offensive mind, and I know he can be a great NFL head coach. I'm grateful for everything he did to help bring us that Super Bowl win. But, this season, he's the source of a lot of problems with this team. It starts with the way that he's built his coaching staff. He seems reluctant to even consider making a hire to replace an assistant from outside the organization, and seems determined to promote from within. I think this is more of an ego problem than anything, and I get it, he wants to build his own coaching tree like Andy and wants "his guys" to be the hot head coach candidates, the coaches he's mentored to be dubbed the "next

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