Football 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. 
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1
2,219 404
Brian Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Safety

2
2,137 325
Reggie White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

3
1,255 365
Chuck Bednarik is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Linebacker, Center

4
1,426 516
Randall Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Quarterback

5
1,384 565
Donovan McNabb is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Quarterback

6
1,277 339
Brian Westbrook is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back, Punt returner

7
889 259
Steve Van Buren is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back, Safety, Defensive back

8
863 277
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Defensive tackle

9
745 181
Jason Peters is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
NiceGuyEddie53 added Tackle, Tight end

10
1,133 414
LeSean McCoy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back

11
758 224
Harold Carmichael is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
willyboymcoy added Wide receiver

12
626 200
Norm Van Brocklin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Punter, Quarterback

13
520 179
Tommy McDonald is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver

14
562 175
Mike Quick is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Wide receiver

15
680 208
David Akers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Placekicker

16
583 131
Eric Allen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Cornerback

17
554 148
Seth Joyner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Linebacker

18
580 216
Wilbert Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Running back

19
587 255
Ron Jaworski is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Quarterback

20
612 170
Jeremiah Trotter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
wiabux added Linebacker

21
344 18
Fletcher Cox is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

22
394 118
Troy Vincent is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
slaft added Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

23
511 166
Jon Runyan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Tackle

24
520 78
Zach Ertz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Tight end

25
454 202
Clyde Simmons is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Philadelphia Eagles of All Time
Defensive end, Defensive lineman