In 1959, Vince Lombardi took over as head coach of the Green Bay Packers and changed just
about everything in the organization as he took the first steps in the path to the most legendary
championship run in NFL history. This week’s guests, who had different inside views of the
Lombardi experience talk about the coach and the team.
● Why he chose the Packers over the San Diego Chargers at the height of the AFL-NFL
● How Lombardi reminded him of his father, and the experience of playing for him
● The displeasure of playing for Dan Devine and how he almost single-handedly tore down
everything Lombardi had built