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WATN: Freddie “FredEx” Mitchell Did you ever wonder what happens to some of the Philadelphia Eagles when they retire from the game of football?  I am always fascinated on some of the paths that these former athletes take once their playing careers have ended. As we move forward, please let me know what players you would like to hear about. Freddie Mitchell was born and raised in Lakeland, Florida, where he was a four sport athlete in cross country, basketball, baseball and of course football.  After being recruited by a plethora of Division one schools, he finally chose to attend The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). In his college career, he had accumulated 110 receptions for 1,955 yards and 9 touchdowns for the UCLA Bruins.  Now it was time for Mitchell to take his talents to the professional stage. The Philadelphia Eagles selected Freddie in the first round of the 2001 draft with the 25th overall pick. The man who dubbed himself “FredEx,” played four seasons for our E...
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