Originally written on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 5/21/12
The Philadelphia Eagles have been an NFL franchise since 1933 and over the course of the past 79 years, many great players have donned the winged helmet (or leather helmet). However, most of the great Philadelphia Eagles players we remember were drafted, either by the Eagles themselves or by another team before they came to Philly. So while we all pay tribute to greatest of Eagles, who were the greatest players who went undrafted?  With the exception of a certain few, many of the best undrafted players for the Eagles have largely gone unheralded yet they did make great contributions for the team. Undrafted free agents are usually the long-shots to make a roster, let alone make a name for themselves in the NFL.  Back in the day, prior to current technology and vast scouting departments, the odds of an undrafted player making the roster were much better. These days, though there are still numerous UDFAs that make rosters, the chances of them becoming entrenched as NFL starters for sev...
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