Monthly Archives: July 2015

Headline: First Post-Lombardi season results in first losing campaign since 1958 Regular Season Record: 6 – 7 – 1 (Third Place NFL Western Conference Central Division) Offseason Highlights: On February 1, 1968, after nine years as the leader of the Green Bay Packers, Vince Lombardi announced his decision to step down as head coach while remaining as the team’s general manager. Lombardi …

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Headline: Green Bay wins historic “Ice Bowl” before capturing a fifth title under Lombardi with a victory in Super Bowl II Regular Season Record: 9 – 4 – 1 (First Place NFL Western Conference Central Division) Offseason Highlights: The NFL expanded to 16 teams with the addition of the New Orleans Saints. First the brainchild of local sports entrepreneur Dave Dixon, who …

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Headline: Green Bay Packers defeat the Kansas City Chiefs in first ever Super Bowl Regular Season Record: 12 – 2 (First Place NFL Western Conference) Offseason Highlights: As the competitive war between the National Football League (NFL) and the American Football League (AFL) reached its peak, the two leagues formally agreed to merge on June 8 1966. Under …

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