Philadelphia Eagles’ legends Brian Dawkins Sr and David Akers were present at the Lincoln Financial Field to see the team take on the Green Bay Packers on Sunday Night in Week 12.
Dawkins last served in the NFL as Executive of football operations for player development for the Eagles.
Who is Brian Dawkins?
Brian Dawkins is a former American football safety who spent the majority of his career with the Philadelphia Eagles in the National Football League (NFL). He attended Clemson University and was drafted in the second round of the 1996 NFL Draft by the Philadelphia Eagles. He spent the last three seasons with the Denver Broncos.
Dawkins, regarded as one of the greatest safeties of all time, was regarded as the defensive leader of the Eagles, having been named to nine Pro Bowls and five All-Pro first-teams during his career. He also appeared in one Super Bowl with the Eagles in XXXIX.
In 2016, he won the Super Bowl as an executive with the team. Two years later, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.