Eagles agree to terms with coach Nick Sirianni, hire Jonathan Gannon as new defensive coordinator

The new Philadelphia Eagles coaching staff is taking shape.

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports that the Eagles have agreed to terms with Nick Sirianni to become their new head coach, per a source.

Rapoport reported earlier this week that the former Colts offensive coordinator was expected to be hired by the Eagles. The team has since confirmed the hiring of Sirianni.

Official: Nick Sirianni has been named head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles.#FlyEaglesFly pic.twitter.com/zMV95oIXFV

Following Sirianni to Philadelphia will be Jonathan Gannon as the Eagles new defensive coordinator, sources tell Rapoport and NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero. Gannon worked with Sirianni in Indianapolis as their defensive backs coach.

Pelissero adds that the Eagles have also agreed to terms with Colts assistant Kevin Patullo as their offensive pass game coordinator, per a source.

As for the Eagles offensive coordinator position, Rapoport reports that the team is interviewing Broncos running backs coach Curtis Modkins and Chargers offensive coordinator Shane Steichen on Sunday, per a source.

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