This Day In Football: April 4

Inside the NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff, This Day in NFL History, Washington Redskins

On April 4, 2010 the Philadelphia Eagles traded quarterback Donovan McNabb to the Washington Redskins for a second-round pick in the 2010 draft and a conditional pick in 2011. Newly-hired head coach Mike Shanahan made the bold move for McNabb to solidify a position that had been shaky in Washington since the early 1990’s. The Shanahan-McNabb marriage didn’t last long however, as McNabb was traded to the Vikings after one season.

Despite a disappointing tenure in Washington, McNabb was able to defeat his former team in their first meeting of the 2010 season. Here’s a look at the highlights as originally presented on Inside the NFL:

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