BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 9: (FILE PHOTO) Art Modell, owner of the Baltimore Ravens, shows off the Superbowl trophy during pre-game festivities before the game against the Chicago Bears on September 9, 2001 at PSINet Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. Modell died on September 6, 2012 of natural causes at the age of 87. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
This Saturday, Sept. 8, the Modell Family and the Baltimore Ravens invite fans to attend a silent tribute to Art Modell, whose casket will be placed on the field at M&T Bank Stadium.
The viewing will take place from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., and a card saluting Mr. Modell will be handed out to each person in attendance. Those attending the service should park in Lot B/C and then enter Gate A of the stadium via Unitas Plaza.
Additionally, the Lombardi Trophy presented to Mr. Modell following the Ravens’ Super Bowl XXXV victory will sit beside his casket.
As a salute to Art, it is suggested that fans wear purple.
What: Art Modell Tribute/Casket Viewing
Where: M&T Bank Stadium
When: Saturday, Sept. 8
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Details: Parking is free in Lot B/C.
Fans should enter the stadium at Gate A (near Unitas Plaza).
*All parking lots must be cleared by 1:30 p.m.*