Donovan McNabb to formally retire as an Eagle on Monday

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Former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb. (Matt Slocum/AP file photo)

Former Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb will formally retire as an Eagle on Monday, July 29, the team announced Sunday.

McNabb will hold a press conference with Eagles chairman and CEO Jeffrey Lurie at the NovaCare Complex at 10 a.m.

The former No. 2-overall pick is the Birds' all-time leader in passing attempts (4,746), completions (2,801), yards (32,873), and touchdowns (216).

Over an 11-year career with the Eagles, McNabb led the team to 91 regular season and nine playoff wins. He ranks sixth all-time among NFL quarterbacks with 3,469 career rushing yards.

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