Adam Goldberg

'Goldbergs' show throwback love to Super Bowl champ Eagles

The Philadelphia Eagles might want to make room on the shelf for some Emmys next to the Lombardi Trophy.

The real Philly Special was throwing it back to the '80s on an episode of "The Goldbergs."

The casting call for an Eagles ensemble came last year when "Goldbergs" creator Adam Goldberg picked a football theme for his latest Philly sports episode. The furry green Philly Phanatic had guest starred and Flyers gear is much a part of the fabric of the show as Bev Goldberg dropping a "schmoopie" reference. So it seemed fitting the Eagles would eventually get co-billing, and they do, on Wednesday night's "Hail Barry " episode.

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