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Tomorrow night will be an emotional night at Lincoln Financial Field. Brian Dawkins, one of the greatest Eagles ever to don the green, will be honored with something that is reserved for only the most special players – he will have his jersey, #20, retired forever. Dawkins symbolized everything that the city of Philadelphia stood for in his 13 years with the Eagles. He made no excuses. was emotional, honest, hard-hitting and left every drop of his soul on the field every game. He expected the same from every one of his teammates too, making him an unquestioned leader of some of the best Eagles teams in recent memory. There will never be another Brian Dawkins.
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Brian Dawkins entered Lincoln Financial Field out of the tunnel for the final time , of course on all fours (check out an awesome GIF). His very entrance filled the stadium with so much energy that I swear I could feel it in my living room. He wasn’t playing tonight but Brian Dawkins was back with the Philadelphia Eagles, helping his team.
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Brian Dawkins Honored To Have His Jersey Retired -
Brian Dawkins has no idea how he’ll react Sunday, when he watches his No. 20 jersey formally retired before the Eagles-Giants game at Lincoln Financial Field. “I’ve thought about it, and I just don’t know,” he said. “Will I kick into game mode or will I be a mushy tear machine? I don’t know. All I know is it’s an...
Brian Dawkins has no idea how he'll react Sunday, when he watches his No. 20 jersey formally retired before the Eagles-Giants game at Lincoln Financial Field.
''I've thought about it, and I just don't know,'' he said. ''Will I kick into game mode or will I be a mushy tear machine? I don't know. All I know is it's an awesome thing. Last...
The past week has been a reflective time for Eagles fans in the lead-up to the retiring of Brian Dawkins’ number at halftime during tonight’s game against the Giants. There have been a number of great stories about and tributes to Dawk this week, so here a few the best to read over your Sunday morning coffee.
A powerful testament to Dawkins’ character is revealed in this recollection...
His feats on the football field are just as otherworldly of those of a comic book hero, so Marvel Comics’ rendering of Brian Dawkins as Wolverine is fitting.
And, it’s freaking awesome.
The poster is the result of a partnership between the Eagles, Marvel, and AAA and will be given to fans in attendance to Sunday’s game against the Giants where Dawk’s retirement ceremony will...
This Sunday, the Eagles will honor their former Safety and fan favorite, Brian Dawkins. On Sunday night, the Eagles will retire the legendary #20 prior to the start of the game. B-Dawk was remebered for his on, and off the field leadership. Brian gave absolutely everything he had, night in and night out. Besides his on field play, and his never give up attitude, Dawkins was...
Philadelphia Eagles all-time great safety Brian Dawkins will be honored at this Sunday’s game with a formal retirement ceremony. Words cannot describe the impact Dawk had on the franchise as well as the city, and how much he continues to be missed.
Simply uttering B-Dawk’s name brings a sense of longing to any and every Eagles fan. Yearning for a bygone era of Jim Johnson’s...
On Sunday the Philadelphia Eagles will honor safety Brian Dawkins during a halftime ceremony. The ritual will take place as the Eagles take on their division rivals the New York Giants.
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