Doug Pederson will be the Eagles’ next coach, an NFL source confirmed to Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News.
Doug Pederson will be the #Eagles coach, league source confirms.
— Les Bowen (@LesBowen) January 14, 2016
Pederson, the Chiefs’ offensive coordinator, can’t be hired until his team loses in the playoffs. The Chiefs play at New England this weekend.
Pederson, who turns 48 at the end of the month, is a former Eagles quarterback and quarterbacks coach, who has been mentored by former Eagles coach Andy Reid.