I thought guard Evan Mathis and kicker Alex Henery might have avoided the shutout... But no, not unless they get into the Pro Bowl as alternates.
It's no big whoop as far as the actual NFC vs. AFC All-Star Game in Hawaii goes. I don't even watch the game. I just watch the pregame features, maybe catch an isolated series of plays if our guys are involved.
But I can't deny, to be completely snubbed as a team for 1st team NFC selections certainly feels as a fan like the gods of football are rubbing it in. What did we do to deserve such an utter fall from grace?
It's been many many years since an Eagle was left off the NFC first team.
Not since since 1998, the season that forced owner Jeffrey Lurie to replace Ray Rhodes with Andy Reid as head coach, has this happened for the Eagles, who almost certainly will replace Reid after this season.
Long snapper Jon Dorenbos, who made it in 2009, has had a flawless season. He actually still may ...