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1960 Green Bay Packers season
Head Coach Vince Lombardi
Home Field City Stadium
Milwaukee County Stadium
Results
Record 8-4
Place 1st NFL Western
Playoff Finish Lost NFL Championship
Timeline
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1959 1961

The 1960 Green Bay Packers season was their 40th season in the National Football League. The club posted a 8-4 record under coach Vince Lombardi, earning them a first-place finish in the Western Conference.

The Packers ended the season by losing to the Philadelphia Eagles 17-13 in the NFL Championship Game. It would be the only championship game loss the Packers would suffer under Vince Lombardi.

OffseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Round Pick Player Position School
15Tom MooreRunning Back Vanderbilt
217Bob JeterCornerbackIowa
551Dale Hackbart Defensive BackWisconsin
665Mike WrightTackleMinnesota
777Kirk PharesGuardSouth Carolina
889Don HittCenterOklahoma State
9101Frank BrixiusTackleMinnesota
11125Ron RayTackleHoward Payne
12137Harry BallTackleBoston College
13149Paul WinslowDefensive BackNorth Carolina Central
14161Jon GilliamCenterEast Texas State
15173Garney HenleyBackHuron
16185John LittlejohnBackKansas State
17197Joe GomesBackSouth Carolina
18209Royce WhittingtonTackleSouthwestern Louisiana
19221Rich BrooksEndPurdue
20233Gilmer LewisTackleOklahoma
  • Yellow indicates a future Pro Bowl selection

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Venue Attendance
1 September 25 Chicago Bears L 17-14 City Stadium
32,150
2 October 2 Detroit Lions W 28-9 City Stadium
32,150
3 October 9 Baltimore Colts W 35-21 City Stadium
32,150
4 Bye week
5 October 23 San Francisco 49ers W 41-14 Milwaukee County Stadium
39,914
6 October 30 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 19-13 Forbes Field
30,155
7 November 6 at Baltimore Colts L 38-24 Memorial Stadium
57,808
8 November 13 Dallas Cowboys W 41-7 City Stadium
32,294
9 November 20 Los Angeles Rams L 33-31 Milwaukee County Stadium
35,763
10 November 24 at Detroit Lions L 23-10 Tiger Stadium
51,123
11 December 4 at Chicago Bears W 41-13 Wrigley Field
46,406
12 December 10 at San Francisco 49ers W 13-0 Kezar Stadium
53,612
13 December 17 at Los Angeles Rams W 35-21 LA Coliseum
53,445

PlayoffsEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Venue Attendance
Championship December 26 at Philadelphia Eagles L 17-13 Franklin Field
67,325

Standings Edit

Western Conference
TeamWLTPCTPFPA
Green Bay Packers 840.667332209
Detroit Lions 750.583239212
San Francisco 49ers 750.583208205
Baltimore Colts 660.500288234
Chicago Bears 561.455194299
Los Angeles Rams 471.364265297
Dallas Cowboys 0111.000177369

RosterEdit

Green Bay Packers roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Rookies in italics

PostseasonEdit

NFL Championship GameEdit

The 1960 NFL Championship Game would prove to be Packers' coach Vince Lombardi's sole career playoff loss as a coach, and is the Eagles most recent championship.

Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Packers 3 3 0 7 {{{RTotal}}}
Eagles 0 10 0 7 {{{HTotal}}}



  • First Quarter
  • Second Quarter
  • Third Quarter
    • No scoring
  • Fourth Quarter
    • GB-McGee 7 yard pass from Starr (Hornung kick)
    • Phil- Dean 5 run (Walston kick)

Awards and recordsEdit

  • Tom Moore, NFL Kickoff Return Leader
  • Paul Hornung set an NFL record for scoring 176 points, a record that since has been broken

MilestonesEdit

ReferencesEdit

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