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Eagles don't have a choice about Mcnabb's injury IMO

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by jksmith269, Oct 11, 2005.

  1. jksmith269

    jksmith269 Proud Navy Veteran 1990-1995

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    The problem isn't should or shouldn't mcnabb have the surgery now per say its they don't have a choice. Mike Mcmahon had knee surgery yesterday and their not sure how long he will be out. Which kinda straps the eagles right now.

    I think an injured Mcnabb is better than a healthy detmer any day of the week.


  2. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    I agree, Philly is going to ride McNabb as far as they can and they do catch a bit of a break with the bye week this weekend. I still have big doubts that McNabb is going to make it through the season.
  3. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    McNabb said the recovery process would be 4-6 weeks after the surgery. The Eagles have a bye week this week which means 2 weeks until they play their next game. That means he would probably only miss 3-5 games at most. As it stands, even if they limp into the playoffs, odds are good they will have a quick exit. It would have been smarter for him to do the surgery now. Personally, I am glad he is waiting :)
  4. Zaxor

    Zaxor Virtus Mille Scuta

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    let them sign Quincy <Zaxor ducks and snickers and runs out of this thread>
  5. ABQCOWBOY

    ABQCOWBOY Moderator Staff Member

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    Oh yeah. I would love to see that.
  6. parchy

    parchy Active Member

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    Listening to Brian Cox on the radio (and knowing a couple of people who have had sports hernias), they were saying that 4-6 weeks is extremely generous. If he had that surgery, the likelihood is that he'd be out for the remainder (or bulk of) the season.
  7. Vinnie2u

    Vinnie2u Well-Known Member

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    Wouldn't it be great if they signed Quincy Carter. Can you imagine the sideline arguement when Q throws the ball high to TO across the middle and TO get flattened?
  8. hipfake08

    hipfake08 Well-Known Member

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    How can a guy get hurt carrying a clip board? :confused: :iggles:

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