950 ESPN To Determine 'Greatest Philly Athlete In Last 50 Years'
July 1, 2009 at 3:31 PM (PT)
GREATER MEDIA Sports WPEN-A (950 ESPN)/PHILADELPHIA is holding an online ballot to determine the "Greatest PHILADELPHIA Athlete in the Last 50 Years."
Voting starts MONDAY (7/6) and will feature one of the city’s four major sports franchises each week, starting with the NBA’s PHILADELPHIA 76ERS, followed by baseball’s World Champion PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES, the NHL’s PHILADELPHIA FLYERS, and the NFL PHILADELPHIA EAGLES. In a final showdown, the top selection from each team will square off for a week to determine the single greatest pro athlete in the city for the last 50 years.
76ERS: CHARLES BARKLEY, WILT CHAMBERLAIN, JULIUS ERVING, ALLEN IVERSON, MOSES MALONE
PHILLIES: RICHIE ASHBURN, STEVE CARLTON, RYAN HOWARD, ROBIN ROBERTS, MIKE SCHMIDT, CHASE UTLEY
FLYERS: BILL BARBER, BOBBY CLARKE, RON HEXTALL, ERIC LINDROS, BERNIE PARENT
EAGLES: CHUCK BEDNARIK, RANDALL CUNNINGHAM, BRIAN DAWKINS, RON JAWORSKI, DONOVAN MCNABB, WILBERT MONTGOMERY, REGGIE WHITE