Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Mr. Lombardi — Gallery 1

 
Looking through the Getty Images online galleries, we found some great images of Packers Head Coach Vince Lombardi. Here are some of them (with the original captions) for your enjoyment:

Above, “Head coach Vince Lombardi, of the Green Bay Packers, on the sidelines during the NFL Championship Game on December 30, 1962 against the New York Giants at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York.”
(Photo by: Kidwiler Collection/Diamond Images/Getty Images)

“Head coach Vince Lombardi, of the Green Bay Packers, on the sidelines during the NFL Championship Game on December 30, 1962 against the New York Giants at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York.”
(Photo by: Kidwiler Collection/Diamond Images/Getty Images) 

“Head coach Vince Lombardi, of the Green Bay Packers, on the sidelines during the NFL Championship Game on December 30, 1962 against the New York Giants at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York.”
(Photo by: Kidwiler Collection/Diamond Images/Getty Images) 

“American professional football coach Vince Lombardi (right) appears irritated while he confers with a referee during a game, late 1950s to early 1960s. Lombardi, who served as head coach and general manager of the Green Bay Packers from 1959 untill 1967, previously served as offensive coordinator of the Giants until 1958.”
(Photo by Robert Riger/Getty Images) 

“American professional football coach Vince Lombardi (center), head coach and general manager of the Green Bay Packers, keeps his eyes on the ball as his players try to stay warm on the team bench, 1960s.
(Photo by Robert Riger/Getty Images) 

“American football coach Vince Lombardi (center in coat), head coach and general manager for the Green Bay Packers, stands with his players on the sidelines during a game, November 1959.
(Photo by Robert Riger/Getty Images) 

“Coach Vince Lombardi of the Green Bay Packers watches play from the sideline during a circa 1960s NFL game at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Lombardi coached the Packers from 1959-69.”
(Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images) 

“Closeup of Chicago Bears coach George Halas (right) and Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi (left) in Chicago, Illinois on November 12, 1961.
(Photo by Lee Balterman/Sports Illustrated/Getty Images) (SetNumber: X8067) 

“Vince Lombardi of the New York Giants' clutches a play chart during a game at Yankee Stadium.”
(Photo by Fred Morgan/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) 

“American General Manager (and former coach) Vince Lombardi of the Green Bay Packers sits in the press box at Lambeau Field during a game, Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 1968.
(Photo by Leonard McCombe/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) 

“American General Manager (and former coach) Vince Lombardi of the Green Bay Packers sits in the press box at Lambeau Field during a game, Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 1968.
(Photo by Leonard McCombe/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)  

“American General Manager (and former coach) Vince Lombardi of the Green Bay Packers sits in the press box at Lambeau Field during a game, Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 1968.
(Photo by Leonard McCombe/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)  

“American Football coach Vince Lombardi sitting in his office in Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 1968.”
(Photo by Leonard McCombe/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) 

“Head coach Vince Lombardi of the Green Bay Packers looks on as his recruits and veterans began their first day of drills for the 1967 season on July 13, 1967 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.” (Photo by B Bennett/Getty Images) 

“The First World Championship Game, AFL vs. NFL, later known as Super Bowl I, on January 15, 1967 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. From left, Vince Lombardi speaks to CBS Sports commentator Frank Gifford.”
(Photo by CBS via Getty Images) 

“Head Coach Vince Lombardi (in dark jacket) of the Green Bay Packers looks on from the sidelines against the Oakland Raiders during Super Bowl II January 14, 1968 at the Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida. The Packers won the game 33-14.”
(Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images) 

“Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi with players after defeating the Los Angeles Rams, 28-7 to win the 1967 NFL Western Conference play-off.”
(Collection: Bettmann) 

“Vince Lombardi being carried by Green Bay Packers players after defeating the Dallas Cowboys for the 1966 NFL championship.”
(Collection: Bettmann) 

“Green Bay Packers head coach Vince Lombardi (right) and Kansas City Chiefs head coach Hank Stram shake hands as they view the Super Bowl Trophy their teams will be fighting for in the Los Angeles Coliseum on January 15th (1967).”
(Collection: Bettmann) 

“Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi raises a football in victory, surrounded by reporters covering the first Super Bowl in 1967.”
(Collection: Bettmann) 
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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

No way the first few pictures are from the 1962 NFL Championship Game.
Everyone was bundled up that day much more than in these pictures

Mr. Lambeau said...

Yes. It shows the inaccuracies of the time. I'm presenting Getty's original info as is.