Four-time Pro Bowl quarterback Randall Cunningham turned 50 on March 27, 2013, joining the likes of Michael Jordan and Charles Barkley, who also celebrated the big 5-0 this year. Cunningham played 16 years in the NFL, retiring in 2002. He finished his career 21 yards short of 30,000 passing and 72 yards shy of 5,000 rushing. He spent 11 seasons in Philadelphia, from 1985 to 1995, and also made stops in Minnesota, Dallas and Baltimore. His scrambling skills as a quarterback paved the way for those who followed.
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Cunningham throws a pass against the Giants in a 24-17 win at Giants Stadium.
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After breaking his left fibula in the second quarter against the Jets at Giants Stadium, Cunningham watched from the stadium tunnel as his Eagles went on to win 35-30.
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Cunningham sits on the sidelines during the Eagles 28-23 road loss to the Giants.
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Cunningham evades a sack in the Eagles 28-19 win over the Giants.
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Cunningham sands a slab of marble at his marble tile company in Las Vegas.
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Cunningham holds his two-month-old son, Randall Jr., in his hometown of Las Vegas.
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Cunningham scrambles during a 27-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
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Cunningham sits with a Bible at his recording studio, Studio 7, in Las Vegas.
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