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NFL Rumors: Could Andy Reid Coach the Dallas Cowboys in 2013?

Andrew Weber – US Presswire

It’s safe to assume that Andy Reid and the Philadelphia Eagles will part ways the second the 2012 season ends; however, Reid still wants to coach a team. According to a recent report, Andy Reid might stay in the NFC East, coaching the Eagles’ opponent tonight – - the Dallas Cowboys.

Talk about a match made in awkward heaven. As obvious as it is that Reid will be done in Philly, it’s just as obvious that Jason Garrett will be done in Dallas; ergo, the NFL rumor does have some merit to it. It’s not like Reid is a bad head coach. It would be hard for anyone to have success with Philadelphia’s makeshift offensive line – - just ask Michael Vick. It also doesn’t help that Reid has been with the Eagles so long. A lot of players – in all sports – tune out coaches after awhile. In my opinion, that’s exactly what happened to Reid.

But would Reid and the Cowboys be a good fit? I think so.

Reid will be motivated more than ever to succeed in 2013, especially if he is coaching against the Eagles twice a year. The Cowboys also have the perfect roster for Reid. Considering Reid is a huge pass-happy guy, he should love throwing it 55 times with Tony Romo and his talented wide receivers.

Having said all of this, it could just be a ploy by someone from Reid’s camp  to create some sort of bidding war:

“I know a lot of people think Andy is going to San Diego next year, and I can see that happening. But I keep hearing Dallas. I think he can end up with the Cowboys. As a matter of fact, I think he will end up with the Cowboys, if Jason is fired.”

It will definitely be interesting to see where Reid ends up, especially if it’s the Dallas Cowboys.

Bryan is a featured writer for Rant Sports. Although he concentrates on MLB, you can see him covering a multitude of things across Rant Sports.