Tuesday, January 29, 2008

UMass Legend Mark Whipple joins the Eagles


Former UMass coach Mark Whipple has joined the staff of the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles press release here .

A Philly newspaper has a related story here .

Congratulations to Coach Whipple. The Eagles offense will get better quickly.

UPDATE: The UMass Athletic Dept site has an article about Whipple's hiring here .

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Couldn't happen to a better coach!!!!

Anonymous said...

i've always hated the eagles but how could i not root for them now? i've known coach whip since 1978 playing softball in the bar league on the cape. a great athlete, great coach and a great guy. he should have been the guy at bc. oh by the way it looks like that job will be open soon.
go whip!