Found February 01, 2013 on
Philly Sports Muse:
Have a miserable 4-12 season and looking for a way to get back into the good graces of your fans? Why, why not raise ticket prices! That is, at least, what you do if you’re the Philadelphia Eagles.
The team will raise ticket prices for the first time since 2009 for the 2013 season. The increase amounts to an $8 increase on average, or 9.45% increase.
Per the Eagles’ website:
Lower Level Sideline seats and Upper Level Loge seats have increased from $95 to $105.
Lower Level Endzone seats have increased from $85 to $95.
General Upper Level seats have increased from $70 to $75.
The average price for tickets for an Eagles game will now be $93, placing the team 11th in the league in terms of cost but still making the cost of a ticket to a game in Philadelphia the lowest in the NFC East.
Team President Don Smolenski explained the increase as follows in a letter to season ticket holders:
“We have made some dramatic changes this offseason, including the hiring of Coach Chip Kelly. But one th...
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