Report: Eagles’ Head of Security Dom DiSandro barred from sideline Sunday
Dec 9, 2023, 8:23 AM
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The Philadelphia Eagles’ Head of Security Dom DiSandro will not be on the sideline Sunday night when the team clashes with the Dallas Cowboys.
When the San Francisco 49ers faced off against the Eagles in Week 13, linebacker Dre Greenlaw and DiSandro were both ejected after an incident on the Philadelphia sideline. After reviewing the incident, has decided to keep the Eagles’ Head of Security off the sidelines for their divisional matchup.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, “DiSandro is allowed to go to Dallas with the Eagles, and do all his regular duties.”
Eagles’ Head of Security Dom DiSandro is being barred from being on Philadelphia’s sideline for Sunday night’s game vs. the Cowboys for his part in last Sunday’s sideline fracas with 49ers’ LB Dre Greenlaw. DiSandro is allowed to go to Dallas with the Eagles, and do all his… pic.twitter.com/F1pxquAaJ6
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 9, 2023
NFL Insider Ian Rapoport posted to X a statement from the Eagles, saying the team will respect the league’s decision.
From the #Eagles on Dom DiSandro:
“This is an ongoing conversation with the NFL, and we are going to respect the restriction that is currently in place. Although Dom will not be on the sideline this Sunday, he will continue to fulfill his role with the team in all other…
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 9, 2023
Earlier in the week, 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said he has no hard feelings toward Dom DiSandro.
“I know a lot of people who know him and speak very highly of him,” Shanahan said. “I just couldn’t believe we lost our player because of it.”
Greenlaw echoed those same sentiments, saying earlier this week he and DiSandro exchanged apologies with the help of people who know the two.
“I hate that it even escalated and went to that, that’s never something I’ve ever been a part of or seen in a game,” Greenlaw said.
Dre Greenlaw said he and the Eagles' chief security officer exchanged apologies after Sunday's sideline incident pic.twitter.com/FXcPCh4EYd
— 49ers on NBCS (@NBCS49ers) December 6, 2023