Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 12/28/12
He was brushed off by Philly fans ready for a change, but since Donovan McNabb left, the Eagles haven’t been very good. Furthermore, McNabb’s legacy’s stock just rose a few points in the credibility department. Always looked upon as the quarterback who couldn’t, who blew chunks in the huddle of the Super Bowl. Now, the Eagles just blow chunks no where near the playoffs and McNabb says they should have appreciated what Andy Reid has done for the franchise, not focus on the past two years. “Making it to the NFC Championship is not easy, and I think they’re starting to see that right now, that getting to the playoffs and going to the NFC Championship consistently, it’s just not that easy,” McNabb said on Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia. “There are teams right now who have winning records, like the Atlanta Falcons, they’ve done it for so many years, and they get to the playoffs and all of a sudden they’re one-and-done.” “Myself, Dan Marino, there are a lot of quarterbacks who have gotten to that point and just haven’t been able to bring it home,” he said. “People want to make it look like you have nothing to show for it. Well we have a lot to show for it.” In 11 seasons, 8 times McNabb led the Eagles to the playoffs, 5 NFC Championship Games, and 1 Super Bowl appearance. Not bad for a guy who was bum rushed out of town for the glitz that faded quicker than cheap gold.   var switchTo5x=true; stLight.options({publisher:''});
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