A Look Back at The Eagles: Brent Celek

With his release from the Eagles, find out why Brent Celek was such a great player.

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PHILADELPHIA - DECEMBER 28: Brent Celek #87 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates his touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys on December 28, 2008 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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During his time with the team, Celek caught 398 passes for 4,998 yards and 31 touchdowns over his career with the Eagles. He ranks fourth in team history with 175 games played.
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Celek joined the Eagles in 2007. He grew up playing football throughout his education from high school to college.
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During the 2008 season, Celek caught 19 passes for 151 yards and three touchdowns in wins over the Vikings and Giants, establishing himself as a serious threat to other teams.
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In 2009, Celek caught 76 passes for 971 yards and eight touchdowns.
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Brent Celek #87 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates his touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys on December 28, 2008 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Brent Celek #87 of the Philadelphia Eagles breaks a tackle by Thomas DeCoud #28 of the Atlanta Falcons for a touchdown at Georgia Dome on December 6, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Brent Celek #87 and Jason Avant #81 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrate after Celek scored on a 11-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at Lincoln Financial Field on November 8, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Cowboys won 20-16.
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