FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Patriots coach Bill Belichick expressed his condolences to Eagles coach Andy Reid, whose son Garrett was found dead this morning at Eagles training camp at Lehigh University.
"Very sad. Andy is a good friend of mine," Belichick said in his news conference before Sunday's practice. "My heart goes out to him and his family."
Garrett Reid was 29 years old. The ESPN.com news story on his death can be read here.
Belichick and Andy Reid are the two longest tenured head coaches with the same team in the NFL. Their friendship is well documented, as is their frequent dealings on draft day.