GET “TFOH”: Garrett Reid, Son of Eagles Head Coach Andy Reid, Found Dead at Training Camp

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Garrett Reid, the oldest son of Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid, was found dead Sunday morning in his room at training camp at Lehigh University.

The Eagles held Sunday morning’s practice, but Andy Reid wasn’t present. Eagles general manager Howie Roseman told reporters that Reid asked the team to go forward with training camp.

Read full story after the jump“He’s been strong for us, we’re going to be strong for him right now,” Roseman said about the Eagles’ coach.

Edward Schupp, Chief of Police at Lehigh, said a 911 call was made at 7:20 a.m. Schupp said Garrett Reid was deceased upon a policeman’s arrival at the campus dormitory. Schupp added “there were no suspicious activities.”

Players gathered for a team prayer before the walkthrough began, and were told not to speak to reporters afterward.

Garrett Reid was at the team’s training camp to assist the strength coaches.

According to Pro Football Talk, a person at the coroner’s office said that an investigation is ongoing.

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