December 27, 2006
R.R. Marshall: Peter, since we last spoke Tom O'Brien has departed, Jeff Jagodzinski has been named the new head coach, and the Eagles are poised to take on Navy in the Who Cares, er, Meineke Car Care Bowl. Where would you like to begin?
Pete Cronan: Let's start with the coaching change. While I don't have full details of everything that transpired it seemed pretty apparent to me that there was a level of preparedness from AD Gene DeFilippo that allowed him to move very quickly. I heard a great line from a former athletic director that went as soon as you hire a new football coach you put a manila folder in his file and you start collecting resumes.
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