Posts tagged Vince Lombardi
Most people, including Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi, didn’t think much of the AFL or the Kansas City Chiefs during the first Super Bowl.
Rumor has it that Vince Lombardi traded All Pro center Jim Ringo to Philadelphia because Ringo showed up to negotiations with an agent. Totally false, it turns out.
Vince Lombardi’s West Point sweater was auctioned off on Saturday and sold for twice the amount it was expected to go for. Not bad for a Goodwill find.
A couple in North Carolina found the ultimate Goodwill treasure — a sweater worn by Vince Lombardi at West Point. The sweater is projected to be worth $20,000.
There will supposedly be a movie about legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi, produced by the same studio that did 42. We’ve heard this before, right?
Legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi’s first home in Green Bay is on the market. What do you get for half a mil? Well, let us tell you.
The Green Bay Packers have had 15 coaches in their long history. Here’s how we rank the Green Bay Packers coaches from No. 15 to No. 1. No surprise at the top.
Vince Lombardi is the greatest coach in NFL history and not just according to us. ESPN “experts” chose Lombardi as the top coach in their NFL coaching top 20 list.
Although it’s been a revelation to just about everyone else, it isn’t to us. Legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi supported gay players.
Did you know legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi was a smoker? You do now. And he smoked wherever he damn well pleased.
Former Green Bay Packers linebacker Dave Robinson will finally and rightfully take his place among the all-time greats as part of the Hall of Fame class of 2013.
We had a chance to sit down with Green Bay Packers legend Bart Starr to talk some football. Bart enlightens us on Vince Lombardi, Aaron Rodgers, Johnny U and how the game has changed.
Former Green Bay Packers linebacker Dave Robinson was named a Pro Football Hall of Fame finalist. Here’s why he deserves to go to Canton.
Former Dallas Cowboys receiver Michael Irvin has a fantastic idea. He wants to rename the Vince Lombardi Trophy. This seems like such a great idea!
Not so deep in the confines of the Hall of Fame of the most-storied franchise in the NFL, four iconic silver statues named after the same franchise’s most-famous coach stand as a testament to 13 NFL Championships. Most would say that the trophies represent the four greatest of these championships: four Super Bowl victories, champions of a […]
Although there’s been a buzz in NFL circles, the Broadway play about former Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi, appropriately titled “Lombardi,” will end its run prematurely. It will close on May 22 after 274 performances. The play was originally scheduled to finish its run June 19.
That’s right. We have more swag to give away to you, wonderful reader. This time, we have two prize packages featuring three books from McGraw-Hill, all focused on legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi. The books are as follows. What It Takes To Be Number 1: Lombardi on Leadership The Essential Vince Lombardi: Words […]
Earlier this week, the Pro Football Hall of Fame announced this year’s two senior nominees. They are linebackers Les Richter of the Los Angeles Rams and Chris Hanburger of the Washington Redskins. The nominees are selected by the Seniors Committee, which gives former players who may have been overlooked in the past a chance to […]
Vince Lombardi is enjoying somewhat of a renaissance nearly 40 years after his death. In addition to a feature film starring Robert De Niro and a Broadway play starring Dan Lauria, the former Green Bay Packers coach will receive the documentary treatment from HBO later this year. The documentary is produced by HBO Sports and […]
Legendary Green Bay Packers’ coach Vince Lombardi isn’t just headed to the big screen, he’s also headed to Broadway. Tony Ponturo and Fran Kirmser (Hair) will produce the play, which is scheduled to debut at the Circle in the Square Theater this fall. Unlike the film Lombardi, which will center on Lombardi’s rivalry with Dallas […]