All regal Eagles need is elusive crown

In the past decade, the Eagles and Patriots are the only teams to reach five conference championship games. Greg Garber wonders whether the elements are in place for the Eagles to "McNabb" that elusive title.

Originally Published: January 15, 2009
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- The media, sniffing for championship stories, flowed into the Philadelphia Eagles' narrow, sun-lit locker room Wednesday, where the players faced a repeated question.

In each locker there was a photo of Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., replete with the famous pirate ship and the logo of Super Bowl XLIII. And this challenge, in the form of a "Jeopardy!" question:

"Will you be here?"

It's difficult to fathom, but these Eagles find ...

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