The Eagles didn’t wait long to begin assessing blame for a particularly bad season by the wide receivers by firing position coach Greg Lewis, Martin Frank of the News Journal
The Eagles confirmed the firing Monday after Yahoo!Sports broke the story.
Lewis, 36, had just completed his first season as the wide receivers coach after playing for the team from 2003-08. He caught a touchdown pass in the Super Bowl for the Eagles in February 2005. The Eagles had touted Lewis’ experience as a player as one of the benefits of hiring him.