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I was given this assignment over the weekend and I’ve spent a few days trying to figure out how to go about writing it. I’ve been swamped with NCAA tournament coverage along with taking part in the community mock draft. So, yeah, I’m still not entirely sure how to attack this.
I write about the Eagles because I’ve grown up as an Eagles fan, I love the team, I live and die with them each Sunday with the rest of you. But normally when I write, I try to write while shedding the Eagles fan in me. I like to be as objective as possible so I can provide just honest opinion along with fact.
With that being said, it is clear that I am a fan of the Eagles and I’ve lived with this team since the mid-80s. In just my lifetime Eagles fans have done plenty of things to make a name for themselves as a notorious bunch. However, it all started way back in 1968.
Anyone reading this should know the incident in question. A certain Christmas icon was booed and pelted wit...