Buddy Ryan: He’s notorious for allegedly putting out a bounty on Cowboys kicker Luis Zendejas, who was cut by the Eagles earlier in the year, before their game on Thanksgiving Day in 1989.
Rocky Balboa: The city’s most celebrated hometown athlete of all-time, who has a statue in his honor, isn’t even real.
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Phillie Phanatic: This green, fuzzy mascot is conundrum to figure. Is it a bird? A long-lost muppet? Or an ant eater?
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Michael Irvin: After Bounty Bowl I and II, Philly fans sunk to a new low when Michael Irvin was cheered while laying motionless on the Veteran Stadium turf with a spinal injury in 1999.
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Santa Claus: In December 1968, Eagles fans booed and threw snow balls at jolly St. Nick during the season finale at Franklin Field.
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Nnamdi Asomugha: As quick as the Cowboys became the favorites to land coveted free agent, the Eagles swooped in to take him right at the last moment for five years worth $60 million.