This is a very big week for ex Philadelphia Eagles. First the old ball coach, Andy Reid, comes back to face his former team. Reid, who was a fixture on the sidelines at the Vet and Lincoln Financial field, will be coaching from the visitors sideline. Lets hope the new look Eagles can send him back to Kansas City at 2-1.
Secondly, #5 makes his return to Philadelphia, where he will have his number retired by the organization.
McNabb was born and raised in Chicago and attended Mt. Carmel High School, where he excelled in football, basketball, volleyball and track and field.
Coming out of High School, McNabb, only had two universities offer him a scholarship to play quarterback. The two colleges were The University of Nebraska and Syracuse University. He chose to attend Syracuse for academic reasons and to prove he could be more a pocket passer.
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McNabb went on to have a great collegiate career at Syracuse. He was named Big East’s player of the decade for the 1990′s and Big East player of the year from 1996-1998. He still hold multiple Big East and Syracuse records. They include Big …read more