Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Buddy Ryan, Buffalo Bills, Carl Banks, Colin Kaepernick, Eagles, Fog Bowl, Gary Anderson, Moss, Randall Cunningham, RG3, Rich Kotite, Shaun Ellis, Vikings
In 1985, the Philadelphia Eagles used a second-round pick on UNLV’s Randall Cunningham. Despite signing with the USFL’s Tampa Bay Bandits that spring, Cunningham eventually landed in Philadelphia and embarked on a 16-year NFL career. With the former signal-caller turning 50 on Wednesday, we take a look at the defining moments of one of the most exciting players in NFL history. ————————————————————————————————————————————– Ready for Primetime ————————————————————————————————————————————– On Oct. 10, 1988, the Eagles were on “Monday Night Football” for the first time in seven years. Their opponent that night at the Vet were the division-rival New York Giants, a team that had won the last six meetings with Philadelphia. With the Eagles trailing by three in the second quarter, Cunningham rolled […]
Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Fran Tarkenton, Michael Vick, Randall Cunningham, Steve McNair, Steve Young
All the panic in Philadelphia after the Eagles dropped to 1-4 has overshadowed the news that Michael Vick passed Randall Cunningham as the all-time rushing leader among quarterbacks. It’s a very impressive record for two reasons.
Posted: Sunday, November 7th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Andy Reid, Braylon Edwards, Brett Favre, Jay Cutler, Leroy Kelly, Mark Sanchez, Matt Ryan, Michael Vick, Ndamukong Suh, Peyton Hillis, Philip Rivers, Randall Cunningham, Rex Ryan, Ricky Williams, Seyi Ajirotutu, Steve Young
With an assist from the research desk at NFL Network, here’s a look at some of the most interesting numbers and performances in Week 9.
Posted: Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Brett Favre, Dan Marino, Minnesota Vikings, Randall Cunningham, Tarvaris Jackson
The Minnesota Vikings didn’t take any chances Sunday — pulling QB Brett Favre in favor of backup Tarvaris Jackson — but the veteran managed to set an NFL record and a team single-game record before exiting.