Jeff Garcia Trying to Make a Return to the Philadelphia Eagles

Jeff Garcia Back to Philly?!

Forget the fact that Jeff Garcia is 42-years-old — he is trying to make a comeback in the NFL, specifically with the Philadelphia Eagles.

During a radio interview, Garica said that he would love to have another chance in Philly, dropping this line:

“Philly’s the team my wife will let me go back and play for, she’s the only one that will approve the move, so to speak. Our experience there in Philadelphia in 2006 was just, for me as a player, one of the best experiences that I’ve had.”

Then, when later asked if he could still perform at the age that most NFL players are not only out of the game, but living on a yacht, Garcia responded with the always-ready veteran line:

“Could I step into a game? I don’t know. I can be that person who can continue to motivate and inspire and help teach and educate, and if given the opportunity to step on the field, I’m gonna give everything I have to find success, no matter how it happens.”

As admirable as Garcia played during his three-year tenure with the Eagles, his return is somewhere between impossible and.. impossible. Philadelphia already has one too many quarterbacks on the roster with Michael Vick, Nick Foles, Mike Kafka and the newest addition, Trent Edwards. A more likely fit for Garcia is a quarterbacks coach, and if that were the case, the Eagles would likely welcome him back with open arms.

But the idea of Garcia being signed at 42, even as a back-up, is totally ludicrous.

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3 Responses to “Jeff Garcia Trying to Make a Return to the Philadelphia Eagles”

  1. Tammy says:

    Garcia is a great QB and I still believe if he would have played in the superbowl the year he got the Eagles their instead of Donovan (who I love) the Eagles would have a super bowl ring. He deserved to play but it was taken away because the star was better by that time. That being said finally. Garcia would make a great QB coach for the Eagles if that’s what they chose. I think its something to consider. He would be an asset to the Eagles in more ways than one.

  2. tval says:

    please tammy….yeh garcia was serviceable…but garcia wasnt on the d.amn team when t.o. was hurt and donovan led us through playoffs to sb….this is my problem with women and physical sports……u have little knowledge, similar to kris fletcher, and ur emotions and feelings toward looks etc. sway ur opinion of athletes…garcia was done 5 years ago….gimme a d.amn break…and never mention he & donovans name n same book, let alone paragraph

  3. tval says:

    this is kris isnt it…lol!!! why tammy….i thought maybe kristin?…tammy seems radical…u dont hav to change ur tag to mask ur lack of knowledge…i already exposed that

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