This season marks the 50th Anniversary for the Championship Philadelphia Eagles of 1960. These past 50 years have seen an amazing evolution in the game of football and the Championship victory of 1960 is still a significant source of pride. And while many of the players are no longer with us, their names are legendary from South to North Philadelphia and throughout the region. Don't miss the commemorative celebrations occurring throughout the week leading up to the season opener versus Green Bay on Sunday, September 12.
Friday, September 10, 2010 6:00 AM – Morning Madness At The Eagles Pro ShopOPEN TO THE PUBLIC
The Eagles will debut authentic 1960 jerseys which will be available for purchase from the Pro Shop on September 10. Doors open at 6:00 AM, with special appearances from the Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleaders and SWOOP. Fans who make a purchase at the Pro Shop on Friday from 6 AM to 8 AM will receive a special gift. The Pro Shop will be open on Friday from 6 AM to 7 PM and on Saturday from 9 AM to 6 PM
1960 Team to Arrive in Philadelphia Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia
Alumni of the 1960 Championship Philadelphia Eagles will arrive at the Ritz-Carlton between the hours of 4 PM and 6 PM.
Saturday, September 11, 2010 1960 Team Joins 2010 Team for Walk Through
The 1960 Philadelphia Eagles alumni will meet the 2010 Philadelphia Eagles players on the practice field at NovaCare Complex.
Team Photo and Franklin Field Tour
The 1960 team will be photographed in the exact spot where the team's season photo was taken 50 years ago at historic Franklin Field.
Tribute Dinner and Reception
The 1960 Championship team will arrive at Lincoln Financial Field for a cocktail reception and dinner. The Philadelphia Eagles cheerleaders will be on the red carpet to welcome the team.
Sunday, September 12, 2010
Noon – Processional Pattison Avenue between the NovaCare Complex and Lincoln Financial Field
The 1960 team will climb aboard a double-decker bus at the NovaCare Complex head to Lincoln Financial Field for the 2010 season opener against the Packers.