- Date of Birth:
- November 25, 1976
- 6' 2"
Donovan McNabb (born November 25, 1976 in Chicago, Illinois) is a former American footbal quarterback who played in the NFL for 13 seasons. Prior to his football career, Donovan played football and basketball at Syracuse University. He was selected as the second overall pick in the 1999 NFL Draft by the Philadelphia Eagles. He play for the Eagles as starting quarterback from 1999 to 2009. He became the Eagles’ leader in pass attempts, pass completions, passing yards and passing touchdowns. Following the 2009 season, he played a year with the Washington Redskins and a year with the Minnesota Vikings before retiring from the game. He is currently an analyst on NFL Network and Fox Sports. Most recently, Donovan was nominated for the 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Best Known For:
Donovan McNabb is best known for being the starting quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles for 13 seasons.
Donovan married his college sweetheart, Raquel Ann Sarah Nurse in June 2003. They have four children and split time between their homes in Moorestown, NJ and Chandler, AZ. In April 2014, Donovan served one day in jail after being convicted of a dUI. On June 28, 2015, he was arrested again for a DUI after a traffic accident in Arizona. He pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 90 days in jail, only having to serve 18 days in jail and the rest under house arrest. He served from Nov. 20, 2015 to Dec. 18 and then completed his 72-day house arrest.