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The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time  

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A list of the best Philadelphia Eagles of all time. The Philadelphia Eagles are one of the bedrock franchises of the NFL. Formed in 1933, the Eagles have featured some of the greatest players in NFL history on its roster. Philadelphia has won three championships in franchise history, but none since 1960. Those early Eagles teams featured some of the best Eagles players of all time. Steve Van Buren, Chuck Bednarik and Tommy McDonald are among the Hall of Famers to have spent significant time playing for the Eagles. These players are considered some of the best Eagles ever.

The 1980s began a run of success for the Eagles. Some of the best players in Eagles history have been on the team since. Reggie White and Randall Cunningham are some the top players from this era. Under the watchful eye of head coach Andy Reid, the Eagles experienced some the best years in the team's history. Led by players like Donovan McNabb, Brian Dawkins, Brian Westbrook and Jon Runyan, the Eagles won four straight NFC East titles and went to the NFC Championship game four times. The Eagles were defeated by the Patriots in Super Bowl XXXIX. 

This is a list of the best Philadelphia Eagles of all time. If you notice that someone should be on this list and isn't, please feel free to add him. Vote or rerank this list according to who you think is the greatest Eagles ever. 
list ordered by
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Reggie White is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end
2
Brian Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Safety
3
Chuck Bednarik is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Linebacker, Center
4
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Quarterback
5
Jason Peters is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
NiceGuyEddie53 added Tackle, Tight end
6
Brian Westbrook is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Brian Westbrook Running back, Punt returner
7
Steve Van Buren is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back, Safety, Defensive back
8
Donovan McNabb is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Quarterback
9
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Defensive tackle
10
Harold Carmichael is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
willyboymcoy added Wide receiver
11
LeSean McCoy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back
12
Norm Van Brocklin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Punter, Quarterback
13
Tommy McDonald is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver
14
Mike Quick is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Wide receiver
15
Seth Joyner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Linebacker
16
Fletcher Cox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end
17
Eric Allen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Cornerback
18
David Akers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Placekicker
19
Wilbert Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back
20
Jeremiah Trotter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
wiabux added Linebacker
21
Jason Kelce is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
scootershippos added Center
22
Jon Runyan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Tackle
23
Zach Ertz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Zach Ertz Tight end
24
Ron Jaworski is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Quarterback
25
Troy Vincent is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
slaft added Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back