As of April 20th 2013 the Eagles are happy to announce that they will officially be retiring the number 4 in honor of Kevin Kluskowski ,and as it had always been since the team was founded will not be issued. Kluskowski was a high school coach and good friend of team captain Brian Drobny, and as a promise to himself would not issue the number to anyone. Now today on the anniversary of Kevin's passing the Eagles will make it official that noone will ever wear the number 4
As of May 6th 2016 the Eagles are happy to announce that they will officially be retiring the number 27 in honor of Mike Nicholson. Noone on the team has ever shown on and off the field what it was to be an Eagle. Mike may have never been the best player on the field, but he worked harder than anyone on the field.