Dawkins is still sorely missed by the Eagles' defense. Chris Gardner/Getty Images
Yesterday, former Eagle Brian Dawkinswas a guest on 97.5 The Fanatic with Jeremiah Trotter and Harry Mayes. It was an incredibly interesting interview, but there was one segment in particular that had to have perked the ears of the Philadelphia Faithful.
Trotter mentioned that Dawkins was heading into Year 4 of his contract with the Denver Broncos. While admitting that it was unlikely Denver would let him go, Trotter asked that if he did become a free agent, would he be interested in coming back to Philly? Dawkins said:
“No, the place that I would be would be with the Broncos. I mean, my family’s here, I’m here now and, uh, you know, my kids are in school here. I’m not moving them nowhere. So the place that I would be would be here with the Broncos. If they gave me a chance to play and that’s if the Lord put it in my heart to play another year.”
It is doubtful that many fans thought Dawkins would ever...