Originally posted on Philly Sports Muse  |  Last updated 5/29/12

TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 16: Quarterback Jeff Garcia #7 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrates a score against the New Orleans Saints with tackle Jeremy Trueblood during a week-two NFL game on September 16, 2007 in Tampa, Florida. The Bucs won 31 - 14. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
Image via philly.com Former Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback Jeff Garcia dreams of a return to the Birds. Garcia served as backup quarterback for the Eagles in 2006,  stepping in for an injured Donovan McNabb and making an improbable run to win the division with a 10-6 record, beating the Giants in the first round of the playoffs before eventually losing to the Saints. Now at 42-years old, Garcia’s memories of that run, the city of Philadelphia and how Eagles fans embraced him have the quarterback wanting more.Garcia returned to the Eagles in 2009 and played in one game, but it’s the 2006 season that will forever link Garcia to Philadelphia. It’s fun to remember. Especially for Garcia, who spoke about that experience in a recent radio interview on 94 WIP with Anthony Gargano and Glen Macnow, saying that he  would love another opportunity to play for the team. “Our experience there in 2006, for me as a player one of the best experiences I’ve had as a player. We had some ups and...
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