You’ll Always Be an Eagle, Donovan McNabb

April 5, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Donovan McNabb is now the starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins. 
I saw it in print and it's all over ESPN but I still don't believe it.
No team would trade their six-time Pro Bowl quarterback to a division rival. You can't be that stupid. 
After all, the Eagles had the brilliant idea to trade 29-year old quarterback Sonny Jurgensen to the Washington Redskins in 1964 and the move completely backfired. Jurgensen broke a bunch of single-season passing records and is now in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
But I guess the Eagles didn't learn from their mistake. 
In a move that shocked the entire sports world, the Philadelphia Eagles sent quarterback Donovan McNabb to the nation's capital for the 37th overall pick in the 2010 draft and either a third or fourth round draft pick in 2011, thus ending McNabb's 11-year tenure in Philadelphia.
In case you haven't heard, McNabb never led the Eagles to a Super Bowl victory.
Despite a porou...

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