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1963 Philadelphia Eagles

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2-10-2, Finished 7th in NFL East Division  · 1963 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -8.4, Offense: -4.6, Defense: -3.8, SoS: 1.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 242 points (17.3/g), 12th of 14 in the NFL. Allowed 381 points (27.2/g), 11th.
 Differential of -139 points (-9.9/g), 12th.  Expected W-L: 3.6-10.4.

Coach: Nick Skorich (2-10-2)

Stadium: Franklin Field
 Training Camp: (Hershey, Pennsylvania)

Team Info

Principal Owner Jerry Wolman
General Manager Vince McNally
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing Penalties
PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD Pen Yds 1stPy
Team Stats 242 3852 783 4.9 47 16 203 193 380 2414 22 31 5.9 114 376 1438 8 3.8 78 53 558 11
Opp. Stats 381 4821 870 5.5 30 15 266 211 375 2836 28 15 7.0 131 466 1985 17 4.3 125 54 598 10
Lg Rank Offense 12 12 13 7 13 8 10 5 13 9 13 12 13 9
Lg Rank Defense 11 10 13 8 11 5 9 11 11 10 12 12 12 13

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 15 boxscore T 0-0-1 Pittsburgh Steelers 21 21 14 353 295 58 4 21 315 206 109 2
2 Sun September 22 boxscore L 0-1-1 St. Louis Cardinals 24 28 12 219 156 63 1 27 405 209 196 3
3 Sun September 29 boxscore L 0-2-1 New York Giants 14 37 18 316 191 125 6 17 352 176 176
4 Sun October 6 boxscore W 1-2-1 Dallas Cowboys 24 21 20 385 193 192 1 11 203 129 74 1
5 Sun October 13 boxscore W 2-2-1 @ Washington Redskins 37 24 21 411 303 108 2 13 297 207 90 4
6 Sun October 20 boxscore L 2-3-1 @ Cleveland Browns 7 37 10 161 80 81 3 29 500 282 218 2
7 Sun October 27 boxscore L 2-4-1 @ Chicago Bears 7 16 11 211 123 88 6 17 354 241 113 1
8 Sun November 3 boxscore L 2-5-1 Cleveland Browns 17 23 20 353 201 152 5 15 326 52 274 3
9 Sun November 10 boxscore L 2-6-1 @ New York Giants 14 42 6 101 81 20 3 25 417 300 117 2
10 Sun November 17 boxscore L 2-7-1 @ Dallas Cowboys 20 27 16 340 264 76 2 25 448 297 151 2
11 Sun November 24 boxscore L 2-8-1 Washington Redskins 10 13 13 295 203 92 2 16 245 160 85 3
12 Sun December 1 boxscore T 2-8-2 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 20 20 8 221 107 114 3 22 374 215 159 5
13 Sun December 8 boxscore L 2-9-2 @ St. Louis Cardinals 14 38 17 269 109 160 5 11 358 298 60 2
14 Sun December 15 boxscore L 2-10-2 Minnesota Vikings 13 34 17 217 108 109 4 17 227 64 163

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
10 King Hill 27 P/qb 14 6 0-4-1 91 186 48.9 1213 10 5.4 17 9.1 80 6.5 3.5 13.3 86.6 49.9
9 Sonny Jurgensen 29 QB 9 8 2-6-1 99 184 53.8 1413 11 6.0 13 7.1 75 7.7 5.7 14.3 157.0 69.4 1 0
17 Ralph Guglielmi 30 4 0 2 7 28.6 29 0 0.0 0 0.0 19 4.1 4.1 14.5 7.3 44.3
22 Timmy Brown* 26 HB/KR/PR 14 0 1 3 33.3 11 1 33.3 1 33.3 11 3.7 -4.7 11.0 0.8 45.1
Team Total 26.2 14 2-10-2 193 380 50.8 2666 22 5.8 31 8.2 80 7.0 4.5 13.8 190.4 58.9 1 0
Opp Total 14 211 375 56.3 3106 28 7.5 15 4.0 8.3 7.98 14.7 221.9 91.7 29 270 7.0 6.7 7.2

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
22 Timmy Brown* 26 HB/KR/PR 14 0 192 841 6 34 4.4 60.1 13.7 36 487 13.5 4 80 2.6 34.8 1328 10 8
35 Ted Dean 25 FB 14 0 79 268 0 26 3.4 19.1 5.6 14 108 7.7 0 20 1.0 7.7 376 0 4
26 Clarence Peaks 28 14 0 64 212 1 26 3.3 15.1 4.6 22 167 7.6 1 23 1.6 11.9 379 2 5
9 Sonny Jurgensen 29 QB 9 8 13 38 1 13 2.9 4.2 1.4 38 1 1
28 Paul Dudley 24 10 0 11 21 0 6 1.9 2.1 1.1 1 8 8.0 0 8 0.1 0.8 29 0 0
30 Theron Sapp 28 4 0 8 21 0 9 2.6 5.3 2.0 1 -5 -5.0 0 -5 0.3 -1.3 16 0 1
37 Tom Woodeshick 22 14 0 5 18 0 11 3.6 1.3 0.4 1 -3 -3.0 0 -3 0.1 -0.2 15 0 1
10 King Hill 27 P/qb 14 6 3 -1 0 6 -0.3 -0.1 0.2 -1 0 3
17 Ralph Guglielmi 30 4 0 1 20 0 20 20.0 5.0 0.3 20 0 1
44 Pete Retzlaff* 32 TE 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 57 895 15.7 4 46 4.1 63.9 895 4 2
25 Tommy McDonald 29 FL 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 41 731 17.8 8 75 2.9 52.2 731 8 3
31 Ron Goodwin 22 SE 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 15 215 14.3 4 35 1.5 21.5 215 4 0
85 Ralph Smith 25 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 5 63 12.6 1 16 0.4 4.5 63 1 0
Team Total 26.2 14 376 1438 8 34 3.8 102.7 26.9 193 2666 13.8 22 80 13.8 190.4 4104 30 30
Opp Total 14 466 1985 17 4.3 141.8 33.3 211 2836 13.4 28 15.1 202.6 4821 45 23

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
22 Timmy Brown* 26 HB/KR/PR 14 0 16 152 0 22 9.5 33 945 1 100 28.6 2428
35 Ted Dean 25 FB 14 0 10 74 0 27 7.4 16 425 0 79 26.6 875
80 Gary Henson 23 11 0 3 21 0 10 7.0 21
30 Theron Sapp 28 4 0 3 40 0 23 13.3 56
37 Tom Woodeshick 22 14 0 3 72 0 31 24.0 87
85 Ralph Smith 25 14 0 2 18 0 9 9.0 81
34 Lee Roy Caffey 22 LLB 14 0 1 6 0 6 6.0 6
Team Total 26.2 14 26 226 0 27 8.7 61 1527 1 100 25.0 5872
Opp Total 14 34 450 0 13.2 31 727 0 23.5

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
10 King Hill 27 P/qb 14 6 69 2972 62 0 43.1
84 Mike Clark 23 K 14 0 15 7 46.7% 32 29 90.6%
Team Total 26.2 14 15 7 46.7% 32 29 90.6% 69 2972 62 0 43.1
Opp Total 14 31 19 61.3% 47 42 89.4% 57 2229 39.1

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
22 Timmy Brown* 26 HB/KR/PR 14 0 0 8 2 3 0
26 Clarence Peaks 28 14 0 0 5 2 7 0
34 Lee Roy Caffey 22 LLB 14 0 1 87 1 87 0 0 0 5 0 0
45 Don Burroughs 32 RS 13 0 4 36 0 21 0 0 0 1 0 0
52 Dave Lloyd 27 MLB 14 14 3 30 0 14 0 0 0 2 0 0
25 Tommy McDonald 29 FL 14 0 0 3 2 5 0
35 Ted Dean 25 FB 14 0 0 4 0 0 0
10 King Hill 27 P/qb 14 6 0 3 1 0 0
64 Ed Blaine 23 LG 14 13 0 1 2 0 0
27 Irv Cross 24 RCB 14 0 2 6 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
55 Maxie Baughan* 25 RLB 14 14 1 9 0 9 0 0 0 1 0 0
9 Sonny Jurgensen 29 QB 9 8 0 1 1 0 0
65 John Mellekas 30 RDT 11 9 0 0 2 0 0
44 Pete Retzlaff* 32 TE 14 0 0 2 0 0 0
76 J.D. Smith 27 RT 14 14 0 0 2 0 0
21 Jimmy Carr 30 LS 14 0 1 25 0 25 0
67 Pete Case 23 RG 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
78 Dave Graham 24 LT 14 14 0 0 1 0 0
17 Ralph Guglielmi 30 4 0 0 1 0 0 0
80 Gary Henson 23 11 0 0 0 1 0 0
62 Jerry Mazzanti 23 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 Mike McClellan 24 10 0 1 0 0 0 0
24 Nate Ramsey 22 14 0 1 0 0 0 0
68 Bobby Richards 25 RDE 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
30 Theron Sapp 28 4 0 0 1 0 0 0
48 Ben Scotti 26 LCB 9 0 1 17 0 17 0
37 Tom Woodeshick 22 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
Team Total 26.2 14 15 210 1 87 0 0 30 29 15 0
Opp Total 14 23 8 27

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
22 Timmy Brown* 26 HB/KR/PR 14 0 6 4 1 11 66
84 Mike Clark 23 K 14 0 29 32 7 15 50
25 Tommy McDonald 29 FL 14 0 8 8 48
31 Ron Goodwin 22 SE 10 0 4 4 24
44 Pete Retzlaff* 32 TE 14 0 4 4 24
26 Clarence Peaks 28 14 0 1 1 2 12
34 Lee Roy Caffey 22 LLB 14 0 1 1 6
9 Sonny Jurgensen 29 QB 9 8 1 1 6
85 Ralph Smith 25 14 0 1 1 6
Team Total 26.2 14 8 22 1 1 32 29 32 7 15 242
Opp Total 14 17 28 1 1 42 47 19 31 381

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type Detail
1 1963-09-15 PIT T, 21-21 1 13 pass Tommy McDonald 13 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)
2 1963-09-15 PIT T, 21-21 3 6 pass Ralph Smith 6 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)
3 1963-09-15 PIT T, 21-21 4 75 pass Tommy McDonald 75 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)
4 1963-09-22 STL L, 24-28 2 1 rush Sonny Jurgensen 1 yard rush (Mike Clark kick)
5 1963-09-22 STL L, 24-28 2 7 rush Timmy Brown 7 yard rush (Mike Clark kick)
6 1963-09-22 STL L, 24-28 3 100 kickoff Timmy Brown 100 yard kickoff return (Mike Clark kick)
7 1963-09-29 NYG L, 14-37 3 11 pass Pete Retzlaff 11 yard pass from Timmy Brown (Mike Clark kick)
8 1963-09-29 NYG L, 14-37 4 18 pass Tommy McDonald 18 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
9 1963-10-06 DAL W, 24-21 2 80 pass Timmy Brown 80 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
10 1963-10-06 DAL W, 24-21 2 2 rush Timmy Brown 2 yard rush (Mike Clark kick)
11 1963-10-06 DAL W, 24-21 3 6 pass Clarence Peaks 6 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
12 1963-10-13 @ WAS W, 37-24 2 35 pass Ron Goodwin 35 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen
13 1963-10-13 @ WAS W, 37-24 2 3 rush Timmy Brown 3 yard rush (Mike Clark kick)
14 1963-10-13 @ WAS W, 37-24 3 36 pass Timmy Brown 36 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)
15 1963-10-13 @ WAS W, 37-24 3 34 pass Tommy McDonald 34 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)
16 1963-10-13 @ WAS W, 37-24 4 9 pass Tommy McDonald 9 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)
17 1963-10-20 @ CLE L, 7-37 2 4 pass Ron Goodwin 4 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)
18 1963-10-27 @ CHI L, 7-16 2 5 pass Tommy McDonald 5 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
19 1963-11-03 CLE L, 17-23 2 2 rush Clarence Peaks 2 yard rush (Mike Clark kick)
20 1963-11-03 CLE L, 17-23 4 14 pass Ron Goodwin 14 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
21 1963-11-10 @ NYG L, 14-42 1 64 pass Tommy McDonald 64 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
22 1963-11-10 @ NYG L, 14-42 4 87 interception Lee Roy Caffey 87 yard interception return (Mike Clark kick)
23 1963-11-17 @ DAL L, 20-27 1 23 pass Tommy McDonald 23 yard pass from King Hill
24 1963-11-17 @ DAL L, 20-27 3 24 pass Timmy Brown 24 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
25 1963-11-17 @ DAL L, 20-27 4 16 pass Pete Retzlaff 16 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
26 1963-11-24 WAS L, 10-13 4 25 pass Timmy Brown 25 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)
27 1963-12-01 @ PIT T, 20-20 2 24 pass Pete Retzlaff 24 yard pass from King Hill (Mike Clark kick)
28 1963-12-01 @ PIT T, 20-20 2 14 rush Timmy Brown 14 yard rush (Mike Clark kick)
29 1963-12-08 @ STL L, 14-38 2 1 rush Timmy Brown 1 yard rush (Mike Clark kick)
30 1963-12-08 @ STL L, 14-38 3 5 rush Timmy Brown 5 yard rush (Mike Clark kick)
31 1963-12-15 MIN L, 13-34 1 21 pass Pete Retzlaff 21 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen
32 1963-12-15 MIN L, 13-34 3 22 pass Ron Goodwin 22 yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Mike Clark kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type Detail
1 1963-09-15 PIT T, 21-21 4 1 rush John Henry Johnson 1 yard rush
2 1963-09-15 PIT T, 21-21 4 11 pass John Henry Johnson 11 yard pass from Ed Brown
3 1963-09-22 STL L, 24-28 2 1 rush Bill Triplett 1 yard rush (Jim Bakken kick)
4 1963-09-22 STL L, 24-28 2 29 pass Bobby Joe Conrad 29 yard pass from Charley Johnson (Jim Bakken kick)
5 1963-09-22 STL L, 24-28 3 15 pass Sonny Randle 15 yard pass from Charley Johnson (Jim Bakken kick)
6 1963-09-22 STL L, 24-28 4 16 pass Sonny Randle 16 yard pass from Charley Johnson (Jim Bakken kick)
7 1963-09-29 NYG L, 14-37 2 43 pass Joe Walton 43 yard pass from Y.A. Tittle (Don Chandler kick)
8 1963-09-29 NYG L, 14-37 2 10 pass Del Shofner 10 yard pass from Y.A. Tittle (Don Chandler kick)
9 1963-09-29 NYG L, 14-37 3 8 pass Joe Morrison 8 yard pass from Y.A. Tittle
10 1963-09-29 NYG L, 14-37 3 1 rush Joe Morrison 1 yard rush (Don Chandler kick)
11 1963-09-29 NYG L, 14-37 4 70 rush Joe Morrison 70 yard rush (Don Chandler kick)
12 1963-10-06 DAL W, 24-21 2 4 rush Amos Bullocks 4 yard rush (Sam Baker kick)
13 1963-10-06 DAL W, 24-21 4 4 rush Amos Marsh 4 yard rush (Sam Baker kick)
14 1963-10-06 DAL W, 24-21 4 1 rush Amos Bullocks 1 yard rush (Sam Baker kick)
15 1963-10-13 @ WAS W, 37-24 2 3 rush Billy Ray Barnes 3 yard rush (Bob Khayat kick)
16 1963-10-13 @ WAS W, 37-24 2 66 pass Bobby Mitchell 66 yard pass from Norm Snead (Bob Khayat kick)
17 1963-10-13 @ WAS W, 37-24 3 35 pass Bobby Mitchell 35 yard pass from Norm Snead (Bob Khayat kick)
18 1963-10-20 @ CLE L, 7-37 1 35 pass Gary Collins 35 yard pass from Frank Ryan
19 1963-10-20 @ CLE L, 7-37 2 10 pass Jim Brown 10 yard pass from Frank Ryan (Lou Groza kick)
20 1963-10-20 @ CLE L, 7-37 2 17 pass Gary Collins 17 yard pass from Frank Ryan (Lou Groza kick)
21 1963-10-20 @ CLE L, 7-37 4 14 pass Gary Collins 14 yard pass from Frank Ryan (Lou Groza kick)
22 1963-10-20 @ CLE L, 7-37 4 2 rush Charlie Scales 2 yard rush (Lou Groza kick)
23 1963-10-27 @ CHI L, 7-16 1 23 pass Joe Marconi 23 yard pass from Billy Wade (Bob Jencks kick)
24 1963-10-27 @ CHI L, 7-16 3 7 rush Willie Galimore 7 yard rush
25 1963-11-03 CLE L, 17-23 1 62 rush Jim Brown 62 yard rush (Lou Groza kick)
26 1963-11-03 CLE L, 17-23 3 21 pass Ernie Green 21 yard pass from Frank Ryan (Lou Groza kick)
27 1963-11-10 @ NYG L, 14-42 1 38 pass Phil King 38 yard pass from Y.A. Tittle (Don Chandler kick)
28 1963-11-10 @ NYG L, 14-42 2 2 rush Alex Webster 2 yard rush (Don Chandler kick)
29 1963-11-10 @ NYG L, 14-42 2 7 pass Joe Morrison 7 yard pass from Y.A. Tittle (Don Chandler kick)
30 1963-11-10 @ NYG L, 14-42 2 3 rush Phil King 3 yard rush (Don Chandler kick)
31 1963-11-10 @ NYG L, 14-42 3 14 pass Frank Gifford 14 yard pass from Y.A. Tittle (Don Chandler kick)
32 1963-11-10 @ NYG L, 14-42 4 22 pass Del Shofner 22 yard pass from Glynn Griffing (Don Chandler kick)
33 1963-11-17 @ DAL L, 20-27 1 1 pass Pettis Norman 1 yard pass from Don Meredith (Sam Baker kick)
34 1963-11-17 @ DAL L, 20-27 2 2 rush Don Perkins 2 yard rush (Sam Baker kick)
35 1963-11-17 @ DAL L, 20-27 3 14 pass Frank Clarke 14 yard pass from Don Meredith (Sam Baker kick)
36 1963-11-24 WAS L, 10-13 2 31 pass Dick James 31 yard pass from Norm Snead (Bob Khayat kick)
37 1963-12-01 @ PIT T, 20-20 4 57 pass Gary Ballman 57 yard pass from Ed Brown (Lou Michaels kick)
38 1963-12-01 @ PIT T, 20-20 4 8 pass Gary Ballman 8 yard pass from Ed Brown (Lou Michaels kick)
39 1963-12-08 @ STL L, 14-38 2 78 pass Joe Childress 78 yard pass from Charley Johnson (Jim Bakken kick)
40 1963-12-08 @ STL L, 14-38 2 58 pass Sonny Randle 58 yard pass from Charley Johnson (Jim Bakken kick)
41 1963-12-08 @ STL L, 14-38 3 43 pass Bobby Joe Conrad 43 yard pass from Charley Johnson (Jim Bakken kick)
42 1963-12-08 @ STL L, 14-38 3 42 fumble Larry Wilson 42 yard fumble return (Jim Bakken kick)
43 1963-12-08 @ STL L, 14-38 4 17 pass Bobby Joe Conrad 17 yard pass from Charley Johnson (Jim Bakken kick)
44 1963-12-15 MIN L, 13-34 2 2 rush Tommy Wilson 2 yard rush (Fred Cox kick)
45 1963-12-15 MIN L, 13-34 3 1 rush Bill Brown 1 yard rush (Fred Cox kick)
46 1963-12-15 MIN L, 13-34 4 35 interception Don Hultz 35 yard interception return (Fred Cox kick)
47 1963-12-15 MIN L, 13-34 4 5 rush Bill Brown 5 yard rush (Fred Cox kick)