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Sports Illustrated PACKERS Free read ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ò Celebrate the championship heritage great players and passionate fanbase that make Titletown USA the most coveted address in footballGreen Bay has a history like no other city in the National Football League Here the passion runs deep and true throughCelebrate the championship heritage great players and passionate fanbase that make Titletown USA the most coveted address in footballGreen Bay has a history like no other city in the National Football League Here the passion runs deep and true through generations of fans and the success has been unparalleled 13 champi. captioned pictograph and newspaper clippings of the winning est team in football The Packers remain as the only remaining last standing small town small market team of the 152nd largest metropilitan area smallest township of a team in the NFL and the only fan owned team Having survived against all odds in the early days of football by famously selling stock of the team to Fox River landowners in '23 then valued at 2500 '35 '50 2011 The stock purchases into the sports team were essentially donations to the team as its holders receive no dividends and cannot sell their stock upon ownership but only transfer it by attorney countract In 1950 the team stock was sold for a total of 50000 to affluent sport purveyors in the area This evaluation rapidly changed within 7 years as TVs begin entering the American home To the effect that in 1957 when Lambeau Field is built ticket prices increase one dollar from 320 to 420 after taxes and the team's four home games rake in 95000game Other historic moments include1919 Debutante killer player coach turned coach Curly Lambeau's convincing his employer Indian Packing Company to pout up money for uniforms 20 years later as GM the same man invented the forward pass 1932 when championship game was played instead of giving the title to the team with the best record1966 Vince Lombardi coach Bart Starr B in the first official professional Superbowl I which pitted the NFL v AFL and was held at the LA Coliseum in 1967 The same duo appeared in the 2nd Ice Bowl in GB Vince brought a 1 10 1 team to stardom with his invention of the 2 gaurd sweep and B sneak The Superbowl's victory trophy was named for this historic 59 68 Packers' coach Vince Lombardi following his death in 1970

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Onships 22 Hall of Fame players a past festooned with grand names such as Lambeau and Lombardi and NitschkeNot surprisingly the Packers have won the admiration of fans the world over and Sports Illustrated celebrates the franchise with this collection of new and classic stories and photographsThe great players are all. Pure fun coffee table book for Green Bay Packer fans

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Sports Illustrated PACKERSHere from Johnny Blood to Clay Matthews and so is every title game featuring moments such as Bart Starr's sneak in the Ice Bowl and Desmond Howard's kickoff return in Super Bowl XXXI SI also salutes in words and pictures the most dedicated fans in sport From cover to cover this is a tribute any cheesehead would cheri. Just happened to see this on the new book shelf at the library and it screamed for me to read it More pictures than text it was still a fun read Kind of interesting and strange how they picked just 5 articles out of their archives to be a 'Packer Reader' toward the end