Steve Van Buren, Reggie White, Chuck Bednarik, Tommy McDonald, Brian Dawkins all share one thing in common, they are great former Eagles. Now one more can be added to the list — Donovan McNabb.
Number five became a former Eagle today after the Eagles shocked many and relieved others by trading one of their own, an Eagles lifer, a Pro Bowler and an indisputably great quarterback to their division rival Redskins today for a second round pick in this year’s draft and a third or fourth rounder in 2011.
Whether or not you think Mcnabb’s name should be in that list of all-time greats there is one thing that cannot be denied — a piece of the Eagles identity was lost today in a monumental trade.
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