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Walk yourself right out of town.
Leading by seven points with 1:23 remaining in the game, Buffalo removed its punt unit and put Ryan Fitzpatrick back on the field.
There was no chance Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick would take a snap. Everyone watching the game knew Buffalo was going to use a hard count to try and draw the Eagles offsides.
It became painfully obvious when Buffalo sent a fullback in motion in an attempt to make the d-line jump at the movement. If the Birds didn't take the bait, which was the player in motion, there was no way anyone would jump offsides.
Except for Juqua Parker.
The defensive end jumped at the hard count, which gave the Bills a first down and sealed the Eagles' fate.
So how does this fall on Reid?
Well, the standoffish Reid constantly tells everyone after a loss it is his fault the players were not in the position to succeed. If he wants to give that as an answer, it's time someone holds him to it.
Reid should have made sure every player on the d-line did not move until they saw the ball snapped. They should be told to ignore players in motion or hard snap counts.
There are Reid apologists who will say. "Do you want him to throw players under the bus or call them out?"
Yes. It's time he grows a set and calls out players other than the kickers, which is what he did when the Eagles lost to the Packers in the playoffs last year and when the Eagles lost to the 49ers last week.
And if he doesn't want to call out players in the media, he needs to address in private to make sure it doesn't happen again. Seeing similar mistakes occur on a weekly basis suggests Reid is not addressing the issues or the players are not responding.
Either one is the kiss of death for NFL head coaches.