Re: Avengers 2 News, Rumors, Etc. Pictures until release...
First no Hank Pym, now no Phil Coulson.
At least, not yet.
I can actually understand this one. However he winds up being back, it might be a bit confusing to casual viewers only familiar with the movies to see him in the sequel. And as Joss says at the link, everyone finding out that Coulson is alive (or whatever) is a whole other B-Story that the movie doesn't need
I hate having thoughts on the top of my head. They usually jump off and commit suicide.