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Common Sense - Longsuffering Eagles fan finally basks in glow

I was almost as happy the Patriots finally lost a Super Bowl as I was the Eagles – my original hometown team – finally won last week.
Almost, but not quite.

aving been an Eagles fan for as long as I can remember, it felt good to finally get a Super Bowl win. I have watched them compete in two others in my lifetime. The first being against the Oakland Raiders my first year in Germany in 1981. The Eagles had a terrible showing  - their offensive line barely there.

The 1981 team was my favorite having spent my high school years watching ...


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