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.
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 Dallas Cowboys receiver Michael Irvin has a fantastic idea. He wants to rename the Vince Lombardi Trophy. This seems like such a great idea!
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.
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 […]
Robert De Niro has signed on to play Vince Lombardi in the upcoming big screen production of Lombardi, and more than a few of us are skeptical. Travis Bickle doesn’t bear much of a resemblance to Lombardi. So, we thought we’d go out and get you a shot of De Niro as Lombardi. Actually, we […]
Word from ESPN, which is developing Lombardi for the big screen in conjunction with Andell Entertainment and the NFL, is that former Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi will be played by Robert De Niro. De Niro’s Tribeca Productions will join ESPN, Andell and the NFL in producing the picture. Writer Eric Roth (Forrest Gump, […]
It was short and sweet, but Vince Lombardi’s Super Bowl II pre-game speech was to the point and he probably didn’t have to say much to the 1967-68 Green Bay Packers anyway. The team finished 9-4-1 that season and after beating the Dallas Cowboys in the Ice Bowl, would go on to handle the Oakland […]
Lost in the ether while we were blathering on about Brett Favre and the Green Bay Packers opening training camp, was the announcement that Lombardi will be coming to the big screen in 2011. As first reported by Variety, Lombardi is a partnership between ESPN, the NFL and Andell Entertainment. The script, which was originally […]