Originally posted on Philly Sports World  |  Last updated 7/29/13
Today Donovan McNabb will officially retires from the NFL.  More Than a decade of football as an Eagle where he took the Birds to the playoffs eight times and one Superbowl. McNabb holds nearly every Eagle quarterback record and with that stated, probably the best quarterback in Eagle history. McNabb who began his career with a cascade of boo’s on draft day; presided over one if not the best periods in Eagle history. Since his trade to the Redskins the Eagles have found themselves on the losing end more often than not. What can be said of the years since his departure? To sum it up, strong quarterback play is essential to winning football. McNabb might not make the NFL Hall of Fame but he certainly deserves our respect and a spot in the Eagles Hall. Thanks for some GREAT years of winning football.Similar Posts: Cliff Lee stops the bleeding again, lifeless Phils return home For Phillies, Golden Era is now a memory Maclin’s ACL tear hurts contract hopes Fading Phillies looking like sellers
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