Back left 6d79ffa2165c70419b5d81367025d889a832b878a14a24f303dd5f6f59a4f2c5
Back right 7131bbac0729874ea35f73598ddf94d2e1f7db07d23b55f12e0a2064353ff6d7

Donovan McNabb Biography

SHARE IT!
LIKE IT!
kids articles

His combination of speed, size and smarts has made Donovan McNabb one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL. Kidzworld checks out the guy who took the Eagles to Super Bowl XXXIX.

Donovan McNabb - Growing Up

Donovan McNabb was born on November 25, 1976 in Chicago, Illinois. He started playing football in grade seven and later became the starting quarterback at Mount Carmel High School, where he was also a star on the school's basketball team. On the football field, McNabb's quickness and arm strength made him a natural quarterback and helped Mount Carmel average more than 35 points a game during his senior year.

Donovan McNabb - Two Sport Star

Several colleges offered Donovan McNabb big scholarships after high school. He decided to go to Syracuse University in New York State, where he would be able to play on the college's football and basketball teams. McNabb started for the Orangemen at quarterback for four seasons and became one of the greatest athletes to play for Syracuse. He set several school passing records and was named the Big East Offensive Player of the Year three teams. As a backup pointguard on the Syracuse basketball team, McNabb helped the Orangeman advance to the NCAA title game in 1996.

Donovan McNabb - Flying With The Eagles

Donovan McNabb was drafted second overall by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 1999 NFL Draft. After starting six games during his rookie year, McNabb became the Eagles full-time starting quarterback in 2000, when he led the team to their first playoff victory in five years. He also passed for over 3,000 yards and finished second in voting for the NFL's MVP. In 2002, McNabb led the Eagles to the NFC title game for the second straight year and signed a massive contract worth $115 million - the richest contract in NFL history.

Donovan McNabb - Super Bowl Champ?

Donovan McNabb's ability to pass and run effectively has made him one of the most dangerous quarterbacks in the NFL. In 2005, he led the Eagles to their first Super Bowl appearance in more than 20 years. But in the big game, McNabb threw three interceptions and the Eagles lost to the Patriots, 24-21. Despite the loss, the Eagles will still be favorites to return to the big game next year.

Donovan McNabb - Did You Know?

  • Donovan McNabb played basketball in high school with NBA star Antoine Walker of the Atlanta Hawks.
  • Donovan McNabb and his wife, Racquel, have a daughter named Alexis.
  • Donovan McNabb created the Donovan McNabb Foundation to raise awareness of diabetes and help the lives of diabetics and their families.
Related Stories:

News Feed

To view your full News Feed please Login using your Username and Password or Register with Kidzworld!

Forum Activity

Role play anyone? Open one ... in General Roleplays posted by Carters
SAO roleplay in Forum Games posted by KittyLove12
SAO roleplay in Forum Games posted by KittyLove12
Hangman in Forum Games posted by Itzmedacheese
You Failed To Mention in Forum Games posted by Mermaid_Author14
Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
What instrument or instrume... in Everything Music posted by Wolf74
What instrument or instrume... in Everything Music posted by Wolf74
Count to 60 before a Jr. Mo... in Forum Games posted by Itzmedacheese
Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
Home For the Strange ( for ... in Private Roleplay posted by ThisNameWasStolen
Fragments [INDIGO LEAGUE!] ... in Private Roleplay posted by SnowflakeAngelKitten
Favourite Gaming YouTube Ch... in Forum Games posted by Shysenpai133
Role play anyone? Open one ... in General Roleplays posted by ajcj
New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
type whatever comes 2 your ... in Forum Games posted by nounou123
did you ever change your re... in Express Your Faith posted by ajcj
what do you want to be when... in Current Events posted by ajcj
Hangman in Forum Games posted by MechaMaiden23
what do you want to be when... in Current Events posted by ajcj
what do you want to be when... in Current Events posted by ajcj
NORTH KOREA!!! in Current Events posted by ajcj
New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by slurpie3
New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by James
New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by SnowflakeAngelKitten
why are girls so girly in Debating posted by simran88
Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by Nightmare_is_me
Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by DallasCowboy
Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by Abbergrl
Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by FlutePlayer197
Would you happen to have th... in Say Anything posted by MechaMaiden23
Choose a word to describe y... in Random posted by MechaMaiden23
Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by dragongirl555
See you... **NOT CLICKBAIT** in Random posted by ImagineOrdinary
See you... **NOT CLICKBAIT** in Random posted by rainbowpoptart

Poll

F1107286679390
0

Who's Going To Win Super Bowl XXXIX? Vote!