DESEAN JACKSON will wear No. 11 with the Redskins next season. The No. 10 he wore with the Eagles was already in use by quarterback Robert Griffin III.
There have been some decent athletes, both locally and nationally, who have worn No. 11.
Prominent players on Philly teams:
Thompson and Norm Van Brocklin.
Phillies: Jimmy Rollins, Clay Dalrymple, Deron Johnson, Tim McCarver.
Flyers: Kevin Dineen, Ron Flockhart, Don Saleski.
Sixers: Manute Bol, Jrue Holiday, Caldwell Jones, Bob McAdoo, Leo Rautins (sorry, couldn't resist).
Prominent players nationally:
NFL: Phil Simms, Larry Fitzgerald, Drew Bledsoe, Mark Rypien.
NHL: Mark Messier and Gilbert Perreault.