Put this one in the category of, “things that might make the internet break in Philadelphia.”
The game itself, as it turned out, was a less than optimal setting for Donovan McNabb’s retirement ceremony during halftime of Thursday night’s Eagles loss to the Chiefs. But the loss didn’t make the night any less special for McNabb.
Andy Reid returned to Lincoln Financial Field last night, and brought the 2012 Eagles with him.
As for Donovan McNabb, the consensus seems to be that he deserves to have his number retired.
Chip Kelly has only been a head coach in the NFL for two games, but Donvovan McNabb has seen enough.
Former Eagles safety Brian Dawkins will MC Thursday night’s Donovan McNabb ceremony.
On Thursday night, Andy Reid returns to Philadelphia as his Kansas City Chiefs take on the Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. Also, at halftime, the Eagles will retire Donovan McNabb’s number five jersey.
This is the part of the Eagles preseason that is usually pretty tough to get through. It’s like coming down off of a caffeine high. When training camp starts, everyone is so fired up. Then there’s the first preseason game, and everyone’s fired up. And then we have to wait an entire month through terrible football and lesser storylines until we get an actual game.
Chris discusses a New York Times story on the dysfunction at the Clinton Foundation, an escaped snake in Swarthmore, and Corey Booker’s standing among Democrats. He also talks to Bennett Levin, the former Commissioner of L&I, about his request for an apology from Mayor Michael Nutter.
Donovan McNabb says he offered his support and advice to Robert Griffin III. Griffin said “thanks but no thanks.” McNabb wasn’t too happy with that response.
Six-time Pro Bowl quarterback Donovan McNabb will officially retire a member of the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday.
It was a week of new beginnings and sad endings. Eagles training camp begins, and the Chip Kelly era is born, and the Phillies season, and perhaps this era, look like they’re ending.
On Wednesday, Philadelphia Magazine posted an interview with Donovan McNabb, who reflected on his career in Philadelphia and had some controversial things to say … for a change.
Angelo Cataldi reacts to Donovan McNabb’s claims that he was treated unfairly.
Donovan McNabb says that Matt Stafford is not worth his new contract.