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|Date of birth:November 25, 1976|
|Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois, USA|
|NFL Draft: 1999 / Round: 1 / Pick: 2|
|Debuted in 1999 for the Philadelphia Eagles|
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Donovan McNabb (born November 25, 1976 in Chicago, Illinois) is a retired American football player. He played as a quarterback in the National Football League. He played college football for Syracuse.
McNabb was picked by the Philadelphia Eagles with the second pick in the first round of the 1999 NFL Draft. With the Eagles, McNabb played fairly well. There was some controversy about his work ethic and wide receiver Terrell Owens. The Eagles made the NFC Championship game six times and the Super Bowl once. However, McNabb struggled very badly after leaving the Eagles. He later played for the Washington Redskins and the Minnesota Vikings. He retired in 2011. McNabb wore #5 throughout his career.
References[change | change source]
- "Donovan McNabb, QB". NFL.com. Retrieved 6 February 2013.