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.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

NFL Draft[edit | edit source]

Round Pick Player Position School
1 5 Tom Moore Running Back Vanderbilt
2 17 Bob Jeter Cornerback Iowa
5 51 Dale Hackbart Defensive Back Wisconsin
6 65 Mike Wright Tackle Minnesota
7 77 Kirk Phares Guard South Carolina
8 89 Don Hitt Center Oklahoma State
9 101 Frank Brixius Tackle Minnesota
11 125 Ron Ray Tackle Howard Payne
12 137 Harry Ball Tackle Boston College
13 149 Paul Winslow Defensive Back North Carolina Central
14 161 Jon Gilliam Center East Texas State
15 173 Garney Henley Back Huron
16 185 John Littlejohn Back Kansas State
17 197 Joe Gomes Back South Carolina
18 209 Royce Whittington Tackle Southwestern Louisiana
19 221 Rich Brooks End Purdue
20 233 Gilmer Lewis Tackle Oklahoma
  • Yellow indicates a future Pro Bowl selection

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

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

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

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

Standings[edit | edit source]

Western Conference
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Green Bay Packers 8 4 0 .667 332 209
Detroit Lions 7 5 0 .583 239 212
San Francisco 49ers 7 5 0 .583 208 205
Baltimore Colts 6 6 0 .500 288 234
Chicago Bears 5 6 1 .455 194 299
Los Angeles Rams 4 7 1 .364 265 297
Dallas Cowboys 0 11 1 .000 177 369

Roster[edit | edit source]

Green Bay Packers roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Rookies in italics

Postseason[edit | edit source]

NFL Championship Game[edit | edit source]

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 records[edit | edit source]

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

Milestones[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

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