It takes a special team to fight through all of the adversity the 2017 Philadelphia Eagles faced in their Super Bowl winning season. Most teams couldn’t withstand the loss of key players such as quarterback Carson Wentz, running back Darren Sproles, middle linebacker Jordan Hicks, and left tackle Jason Peters, but this Eagles team is unique. They managed to rally together when no one thought they would win. Led by head coach Doug Pederson, the Eagles embraced ‘the underdog’ mantra and used it as a rallying cry during their run to Philadelphia’s first Super Bowl win ever.
A Team Makes a Miracle takes you into the locker room for an up close and personal look at some of the best stories that fueled the Eagles as they did the unthinkable. Doug Pederson led the unlikeliest NFL team to their first Super Bowl ever.
About the Author
NFL reporter Turron Davenport has provided credentialed coverage of the San Francisco 49ers as well as a beat writer covering the Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles, and currently the Tennessee Titans. Turron Davenport is a member of the Pro Football Writers Association. He is the lead editor and reporter for The Eagles Wire of USA Today, theeagleswire.usatoday.com. Prior to covering the Eagles he covered the Baltimore Ravens for the Baltimore Times. Turron is also an NFL Draft Analyst for Footballgameplan.com, and the author of Carson Wentz: Soaring with the Eagles. He has provided live coverage of NFL events including multiple Super Bowls, Reese’s Senior Bowl, East-West Shrine Game, NFL Draft, and the NFL Combine.