The Eagles Made A Blind, Vietnam War Veteran's Lifetime Dream Come True Today

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August 19, 2019
The Vince Lombardi Trophy is seen during Super Bowl LII media availability on February 5, 2018 at Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota. The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII 41-33 on February 4th.

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As if we needed yet another reason to love the Eagles, well, this is certainly one of them.

Dave Huffman, a Vietnam war veteran who was blinded in combat, had a dream come true today. Not only did he get to meet and talk with the Birds' legendary announcer, Merrill Reese, but he got to hold the Lombardi.

Watch the moment: