Lombardi's Men - A Biography Of Every Green Bay Packer From 1959 To 1967 & Their Lives After Football

NFL

Years GB Years Lombardi Years Name Pos College PB AP Acquired Notes On Leaving
Green Bay
Chief Occupation
After Football
A Complete Database of all 108 Men Who Played Football For Vince Lombardi & The Green Bay Packers
5 Championships
1956-71 16 1956-71 16 1959-67 9 Bart Starr HOF 1977 MVP 1966 QB Alabama 4 1 1956 Draft Round 17 1972 Retired Packers Head Coach 1975-83, Headed Expansion team enterprise for Phoenix 1980s
1956, 59-68 11 1956, 59-68 11 1959-67 9 Bob Skoronski LT Indiana 1   1956 Draft Round 5 1969 Retired CEO Valley School Supply Company
1959-69, 71 12 1959-69 11 1959-67 9 Boyd Dowler WR Colorado 2   1959 Draft Round 3 1970 Retired-Then played one more season in Washington NFL Assistant Coach
1956-71 15 1956, 58-70 14 1959-67 9 Forrest Gregg HOF 1977 RT SMU 9 7 1956 Draft Round 2 1971 Retired-Then played one more season in Dallas NFL Head Coach, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Green Bay 1975-87, College HC and AD
1958-67 10 1959-67 9 1959-67 9 Fuzzy Thurston LG Valparaiso   1 1959 Trade from Colts 1968 Retired Restaurateur
1957-69 13 1959-69 11 1959-67 9 Henry Jordan HOF 1995 RDT Virginia 4 5 1959 Trade from Browns 1970 Retired Businessman - Director of Wisconsin Summer Fest
1959-68 10 1959-68 10 1959-67 9 Jerry Kramer HOF Nominee RG Idaho 3 5 1958 Draft Round 4 1969 Retired Businessman/Author
1954, 57-67 12 1954, 57-67 12 1959-67 9 Max McGee WR Tulane 1   1954 Draft Round 4 1968 Retired Restaurateur
1959-72 14 1959-72 14 1959-67 9 Ray Nitschke HOF 1978 MLB Illinois 1 2 1958 Draft Round 3 1973 Retired Auto Dealer, Advertising Spokesman
Note on headers: Columns 1 & 2 indicates years played in the NFL, columns 3 & 4 years played in Green Bay, columns 5 & 6 years played for Vince Lombardi, PB = Pro Bowls, AP = All Pro, HOF = Hall of Fame
1958-69 12 1960-69 10 1960-67 8 Willie Davis HOF 1981 LDE Grambling St. 5 5 1960 Trade from Browns 1970 Retired Businessman/MGM Board Member
1960-71 12 1960-71 12 1960-67 8 Willie Wood HOF 1989 S USC 5 4 1960 Free Agent 1972 Retired NFL Assistnat Coach, CFL and WFL Head Coach
1961-71 11 1961-69, 71 10 1961-67 7 Elijah Pitts RB Philander Smith     1961 Draft Round 13 1970 Traded to Chicago, came back in 71, Retired 72 NFL Assistant Coach
1961-72 12 1961-69 9 1961-67 7 Herb Adderley HOF 1980 CB Michigan St. 5 4 1961 Draft Round 1 1970 Traded to Dallas Businessman/Construction
1961-69 9 1961-68 8 1961-67 7 Ron Kostelnik LDT Cincinnati     1961 Draft Round 2 1969 Traded to Colts CEO of Mainline Industrial Distributors 
4 Championships
1959-67 9 1959-67 9 1959-66 8 Jim Taylor HOF MVP 1962 FB LSU 5 1 1958 Draft Round 2 1967 Became Free Agent, traded to New Orleans Broadcaster/Public Relations/Construction
1957-62, 64-66 9 1957-62, 64-66 9 1959-62, 64-66 7 Paul Hornung HOF 1986 MVP 1960 HB Notre Dame 2 2 1957 Draft Round 1 1967 Lost to New Orleans Expansion Draft, Retired Broadcaster
3 Championships
1964-70 7 1964-67 4 1964-67 5 Bob Long WR Wichita St.     1964 Draft Round 4 1968 Traded to Falcons Restaurateur
1964-71 8 1964-71 8 1964-67 4 Doug Hart CB Texas-Arlington     1964 Free Agent 1972 Retired CEO Satellite Industries 
1964-73 10 1964-73 10 1964-67 4 Ken Bowman C Wisconsin     1964 Draft Round 8 1975 Retired Attorney and Judge
1963-72 10 1964-69 6 1964-67 4 Lee Roy Caffey LB Texas A&M 1 1 1964 Trade from Eagles 1970 Traded to Bears Miller-Caffey Chevrolet
1964-72 9 1964-67 4 1964-67 4 Steve Wright T Alabama     1964 Draft Round 5 1968 Traded to Giants Sales
1964-69 6 1964-68 5 1964-67 5 Tom Brown S Maryland     1964 Draft Round 2 1969 Traded to Redskins Businessman/Youth Sports
1964-72 9 1964-67, 71-72 6 1964-67 4 Tommy Joe Crutcher LB TCU     1964 Draft Round 3 1968 Traded to Giants Rancher
1963-73 11 1963-70 8 1963-67 5 Bob Jeter DB Iowa 1 1 1960 Draft Round 2 1971 Traded to Bears City of Chicago, Youth Sports
1963-74 12 1963-72 10 1963-67 5 Dave Robinson HOF 2013 LB Penn St. 2 1 1963 Draft Round 1 1973 Traded to Redskins Businessman/Sales
1963-73 11 1963-71 9 1963-67 5 Lionel Aldridge DE Utah St.     1963 Draft Round 4 1972 Traded to Chargers Broadcaster
1963-74 12 1963-69 7 1963-67 5 Marv Fleming TE Utah     1963 Draft Round 11 1970 Traded to Dolphins Actor, Spokesman
1954, 57-68, 71 15 1963-68, 71 7 1963-67 5 Zeke Bratkowski QB Georgia     1963 Waivers from Rams 1969 Retired, came back in 71, retired in 72 NFL Assistant Coach
1956-66 11 1956-65 10 1959-65 7 Hank Gremminger DB Baylor     1956 Draft Round 7 1966 Traded to Cowboys Contractor/Banking
1960-67 8 1960-65 6 1960-65 6 Tom Moore KR Vanderbilt     1960 Draft Round 1 1966 Traded to Rams Real Estate
1960-73 14 1965-72 8 1965-67 3 Carroll Dale WR Virginia Tech     1965 Trade from Rams 1973 Released, went to Minnesota Businessman/College AD
1956-67 12 1965-67 3 1965-67 3 Don Chandler K Florida 1   1965 Trade from Giants 1968 Retired Real Estate
2 Championships
  1961-62
1957-65 9 1959-62 4 1959-62 4 Bill Quinlan DE Michigan St.     1959 Trade from Browns 1963 Traded to Giants Businessman/Government
1954-63 10 1954-62 9 1959-62 4 Gary Knafelc WR-TE Colorado     1954 Waivers from Cardinals Released 1963, signed with 49ers Commercial Furniture/Interior Design 
1957-63 7 1957-62 6 1959-62 4 John Symank DB Florida     1957 Draft Round 23 1963 Traded to Giants NFL and College Assitant Coach
1953-63 11 1953-63 11 1959-63 5 Bill Forester LB SMU 4 3 1953 Draft Round 3 1964 Retired Sporting Goods
1953-67 15 1953-63 11 1959-63 5 Jim Ringo HOF C Syracuse 5 5 1953 Draft Round 7 1964 Traded to Eagles NFL Assistant Coach
1953-55, 57-63 10 1959-63 5 1959-63 5 Lew Carpenter WR Arkansas     1959 Trade from Browns 1964 Retired NFL Assistant Coach
1958-66 9 1958-64 7 1959-64 6 Dan Currie LB Michigan St. 1 1 1958 Draft Round 1 1965 Traded to Rams Security Guard Las Vegas
1952-64 13 1952-64 13 1959-64 6 Dave Hanner DT Arkansas     1952 Draft Round 5 1965 Retired NFL Assistant Coach
1956-64 9 1958-64 7 1959-64 6 Jesse Whittenton DB Texas-El Paso 2 1 1958 Trade from Rams 1965 Retired Real Estate
1957-64 8 1957-64 8 1959-64 6 Norm Masters LT Michigan St.     1957 Free Agent 1965 Retired Restaurateur
1957-67 11 1957-64 8 1959-64 6 Ron Kramer TE Michigan 1 1 1957 Draft Round 1 1965 Traded to Lions Ron Kramer Industries 
1960-74 15 1960-63 4 1960-63 4 Ken Iman C SE Missouri St.     1960 Free Agent 1965 Traded to Rams NFL Assistant Coach
1961-62 2 1961-62 2 1961-62 2 Nelson Toburen LB Wichita St.     1961 Draft Round 14 1963 Retired Attorney and Judge
1956, 59-64 7 1961-63 3 1961-63 3 John Roach QB SMU     1961 Trade from Browns 1964 Traded to Cowboys No Data
            1965-67              
1958-66 9 1965-66 2 1965-66 2 Bill Anderson TE Tennessee     1965 Trade from Redskins 1967 Retired Broadcaster
1965-74 10 1965-66 2 1965-66 2 Bill Curry C Georgia Tech     1964 Draft Round 20 1967 Expansion Draft to New Orleans College Head Coach
1966-67 2 1966-67 2 1966-67 2 Allen Brown TE Mississippi     1965 Draft Round 3 1968 Retired No Data
1966-74 9 1966-71 6 1966-67 2 Donny Anderson RB Texas Tech     1965 Draft Round 1 1972 Traded to Cardinals Insurance/Real Estate
1966-74, 76 10 1966-74, 76 10 1966-67 2 Gale Gillingham G Minnesota     1966 Draft Round 1 1977 Retired Insurance/Real Estate
1966-71 6 1966-70 5 1966-67 2 Jim Grabowski RB Illinois     1966 Draft Round 1 1971 Traded to Bears Broadcaster
1966-67, 69 3 1966-67, 69 3 1966-67 2 Jim Weatherwax DT West Texas A&M     1965 Draft Round 11 1970 Retired Restaurateur
1966-76 11 1966-73 8 1966-67 2 Robert Brown DT Ark-Pine Bluff     1966 Free Agent 1974 Traded to Chargers Various Jobs
1 Championship
  1961-62
1948-61 14 1959-61 3 1959-61 3 Emlen Tunnell HOF 1967 S Iowa 1   1959 Purchased from Giants 1972 Retired NFL Assisttant Coach and Executive
1955-63 9 1955-61 7 1959-61 3 Tom Bettis LB Purdue     1955 Draft Round 1 1962 Traded to Steelers NFL Assisttant Coach
1945-64 11 1961 1 1961 1 Ben Agajanian K New Mexico     1961 Purchased from AFL 1962 Released NFL Assisttant Coach
1961-71 11 1961 1 1961 1 Ben Davidson DE Washington     1961 Trade from Giants 1962 Traded to Redskins Actor, Spokesman
1961-65 5 1961 1 1961 1 Lee Folkins TE Washington     1961 Draft Round 6 1962 Traded to Cowboys Engineer/Contractor
1962-70 9 1962-63 2 1962-63 2 Earl Gros RB LSU     1962 Draft Round 1 1964 Traded to Eagles No Data
1962-69 8 1962-63 2 1962-63 2 Howie Williams DB Howard     1962 Free Agent 1963 Released Engineer/Real Estate
1962-66 5 1962 1 1962 1 Ed Blaine G Missouri     1962 Draft Round 2 1963 Traded to Eagles Medical Researcher
1962-67 6 1962 1 1962 1 Gary Barnes WR Clemson     1962 Draft Round 3 1963 Traded to Cowboys Judge
1962 1 1962 1 1962 1 Ron Gassert DT Virginia     1962 Draft Round 4 1963 Retired Banking/Author
            1965-67              
1963-69 7 1963-65 3 1963-65 3 Dan Grimm G Colorado     1963 Draft Round 5 1966 Expansion Draft to Atlanta No Data
1964-72 9 1964-65 2 1964-65 2 Lloyd Voss DE Nebraska     1964 Draft Round 1 1966 Traded to Steelers Parks and Rec
1964-66 3 1964-65 2 1964-65 2 Dennis Claridge QB Nebraska     1963 Draft Round 3 1966 Expansion Draft to Atlanta Orthodontist
1965-67 3 1965 1 1965 1 Allen Jacobs RB Utah     1964 Draft Round 10 1966 Traded to Giants College Football Coach and Instructor
1965-68 4 1965 1 1965 1 Bud Marshall DT Baylor,S.F. Austin     1965 Draft Round 10 1966 Released, signed with Redskins No Data
1965-71 7 1965 1 1965 1 Junior Coffey RB Washington     1965 Draft Round 7 1966 Expansion Draft to Atlanta Thoroughbred Horse Training
1966-67 2 1966 1 1966 1 Dave Hathcock DB Memphis     1966 Draft Round 17 1967 Traded to Giants High School Instructor
1966-69 4 1966, 68-69 3 1966 1 Phil Vandersea LB Massachusetts     1965 Draft Round 16 1967 Expanstion Draft to New Orleans Massachusetts Department of Corrections Counselor
1961-66 6 1966 1 1966 1 Red Mack WR Notre Dame     1966 Waivers from Falcons 1967 Retired Bendix Corporation 
1963-67 5 1967 1 1967 1 Ben Wilson RB USC     1967 Trade from Rams 1967 Retired No Data
1967-77 11 1967-69, 76 4 1967 1 Bob Hyland C Boston Col.     1967 Draft Round 1 1970 Traded to Giants Sports Pub Owner
1965-70 6 1967-69 3 1967 1 Chuck Mercein RB Yale     1967 Free Agent Redskins Taxi Squad 1969 Released, signed with Jets Wall Street Investment Banking 
1967-68 2 1967-68 2 1967 1 Claudis James WR Jackson St.     1967 Draft Round 14 1970 Retired No Data
1967-68 2 1967 1 1967 1 Dick Capp LB Boston Col.     1967 F.A. from Atlantic Coast League 1968 Traded to Cardinals No Data
1967-74 8 1967-70 4 1967 1 Don Horn QB San Diego St.     1967 Draft Round 1 1971 Traded to Broncos Real Estate
1967-71 5 1967-70 4 1967 1 Jim Flanigan LB Pittsburgh     1967 Draft Round 2 1970 Released, signed with Saints Granite Hall Investments
1967-76 10 1967-69 3 1967 1 John Rowser DB Michigan     1967 Draft Round 3 1970 Traded to Steelers Managed a Playboy Club
1967-72 6 1967-70 4 1967 1 Travis Williams RB Arizona St.     1967 Draft Round 4 1971 Traded to Rams Various Jobs
No Championships
1960-73 14 1960-61 2 1960-61 2 Dale Hackbart DB Wisconsin     1960 Draft Round 5 1961 Traded to Redskins Bridgestone/Firestone
1959-63 5 1959-60 2 1959-60 2 Andy Cvercko G Northwestern     1959 Draft Round 5 1961 Traded to Cowboys Electronic engineer at Motorola
1959-61 3 1959 1 1959 1 A.D. Williams WR Pacific     1959 Free Agent 1960 Traded to Browns Deputy to the Director of Naval Education and Training
1959-64 6 1959 1 1959 1 Bill Butler S Tenn-Chattanooga     1959 Draft Round 19 1960 Traded to Cowboys High School Football Coach and Instructor
1952-59 8 1952-59 8 1959 1 Bobby Dillon S Texas     1952 Draft Round 2 1960 Retired CEO Wilsonart
1957-62 6 1959 1 1959 1 Bobby Freeman DB Auburn     1959 Trade from Browns 1960 Traded to Eagles College Assistant Coach
1956-61 6 1957-59 3 1959 1 Don McIlhenny RB SMU     1957 Trade from Lions 1960 Traded to Cowboys No Data
1958-59 2 1958-59 2 1959 1 Joe Francis QB Oregon St.     1958 Draft Round 5 1960 Retired High School Football Coach and Instructor
1959-61 3 1959 1 1959 1 John Dittrich G Wisconsin     1959 Waivers from Cardinals 1960 Released, signed with Raiders No Data
1955-62 8 1955-59 5 1959 1 Nate Borden DE Indiana     1955 Draft Round 25 1960 Expansion Draft to Cowboys NFL Scouting, Assistant to the mayor of Las Vegas
1959-68 10 1959 1 1959 1 Timmy Brown RB Ball St.     1959 Draft Round 27 1959 Released, went to Eagles Actor, Singer
1960-64 5 1960 1 1960 1 Dick Pesonen DB Minnesota-Duluth     1960 Free Agent 1961 Expansion Draft to Vikings No Data
1957-60 4 1960 1 1960 1 Johnny Miller T Boston Col.     1960 Trade from Redskins 1961 Retired High School Football Coach and Instructor
1959-60 2 1960 1 1960 1 Larry Hickman RB Baylor     1960 Trade from Cardinals 1961 Released, signed with CFL No Data
1960 1 1960 1 1960 1 Paul Winslow RB N Carolina Central     1960 Draft Round 13 1961 Expansion Draft to Vikings High School Football Coach and Instructor
1956-58, 60-61 5 1960 1 1960 1 Steve Meilinger WR Kentucky     1958 Trade from Redskins 1961 Traded to Steelers Chief Deputy Federal Witness Protection Program
1963-64 2 1963 1 1963 1 Ed Holler LB South Carolina     1963 Draft Round 14 1964 Traded to Steelers No Data
1960-61, 63-64 4 1963 1 1963 1 Frank Mestnik RB Marquette     1963 Free Agent 1964 Retired No Data
1963-64 2 1963 1 1963 1 Jan Barrett WR Fresno St.     1963 Draft Round 6 1963 Released, signed with Raiders Drag Boat Competitions 
1961, 63-64 3 1963 1 1963 1 Urban Henry DT Georgia Tech     1963 Free Agent 1964 Traded to Steelers Entrepreneur
1964 to 68 5 1964 1 1964 1 Gene Breen LB Virginia Tech     1963 Draft Round 15 1965 Traded to Steelers Coaching and Sporting Goods
1964-65 2 1964 1 1964 1 John McDowell T St. John's (MN)     1964 Draft Round 9 1965 Traded to Giants Furniture Sales
1957-60 4 1957-60 4 1959-60 2 Jim Temp DE Wisconsin     1955 Draft Round 2 1961 Retired Packers Executive Committee 
1959-60 2 1959-60 2 1959-60 2 Ken Beck DT Texas A&M     1959 Trade from Bears 1961 Expansion Draft to Vikings High School Football Coach and Instructor
1954-64 11 1959-60 2 1959-60 2 Lamar McHan QB Arkansas     1959 Trade from Cardinals 1961 Traded to Colts NFL Assistant Coach
1954-64 11 1963-64 2 1963-64 2 Jerry Norton P SMU     1963 Trade from Cowboys 1965 Retired Contractor

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