Media Meets Penn Football Team

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Members of the national and local media gathered at Franklin Field on Monday to meet with the 2008 edition of the University of Pennsylvania football team.

As part of the annual Media Day activities, players and coaches were escorted through a series of photos with a series of photographers. In between shoots, several of the Quakers players answered questions and discussed the upcoming season with the media.

Penn continues its preseason camp with an afternoon practice on Monday and Tuesday, followed by their first of three two-a-day practices on Wednesday.

Penn opens its season at Franklin Field on Sept. 20 against city-rival Villanova at 3:30 p.m. Season and single-game tickets for Penn football are available through Penn’s website at Tickets are also available at the ticket office located at Weightman Hall on 235 South 33rd Street, or by phone at 215-898-6151. The ticket office is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the month of August, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. starting Sept. 2.