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Eagles are saddened to learn of the passing of David Montgomery

Philadelphia Eagles: "Our thoughts are with everyone at the Phillies on the passing of David Montgomery. His influence on that franchise, baseball, and sports throughout the Philadelphia area is undeniable. But even more remarkable is the impact of his generosity, kindness, and positive attitude on just about anyone that crossed his path. To all of his family and friends, we extend our deepest sympathy."

Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Lurie: "Deeply saddened by the passing of David Montgomery. I'll miss his presence and energy greatly. His gracious leadership and tremendous positivity will never be forgotten. The world is a better place because of David's passion, commitment, and selflessness. His legacy will live on forever."

President Don Smolenski: "David had this amazing quality of making everyone around him better. I had the pleasure to work alongside him in a variety of capacities for just over 20 years. He cared deeply about Philadelphia and the Phillies and always sought to present both in the best possible spotlight. His legacy runs deep and the support and kindness he personally extended to me over the years will be fondly remembered. My condolences go out to David's family and the Phillies family during this time."

Executive Vice President of Football Operations Howie Roseman: "I am saddened by the passing of David Montgomery. I was fortunate to spend time with him, and always left with a smile. He was a true visionary that impacted me personally, Philadelphia, and well beyond. I will miss him dearly."

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