My 3 Things This Thursday all involve Donovan McNabb on ESPN’s First Take. I can’t lie, I was fired UP watching the show today.
Last Thursday I wrote that Donovan would be the go-to person regarding the Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow situation because Donovan experienced a similar situation when Mike Vick came to Philly as a “package QB”. So when I turned on First Take this morning I was pleasantly surprised to see Donovan on and wanted to hear what he had to say regarding that topic. Donovan felt that Sanchez wouldn’t lose his job…apparently experience is not the greatest teacher in this case. Donovan stuck to how he asked Andy Reid about Mike Vick coming to play. Donovan felt this situation was different because Michael Vick was coming out of jail and I’m guessing he did not believe Michael Vick would take his job. Donovan says he had to leave Philly because of money. Vick, Kolb, and McNabb all had one year left but because he (Donovan) was owed the most money, he was the one to go…More on that in a minute. Donovan told Skip he does not regret recommending Mike Vick to Andy Reid. According to Donovan, Mark Sanchez has nothing to worry about. Continue reading