Cherish this season. It might be the last one that doesn’t end in failure.
I was recently asked about when I lost hope for the Eagles, and I could give the exact date. January 18, 2004. Eagles vs. Panthers. Our third consecutive NFC Championship Game appearance, and our third consecutive loss. Sixteen-year-old me couldn’t believe it. This was impossible. We put in our dues and this would be our reward. We were supposed to win. It was our right.
Ask any fan from any city, and they will be able to list off a litany of heartbreaks. But screw that, … Read the rest