Green Bay Packers

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A National Football League team based in Green Bay, Wisconsin USA.

Founded: 1920. One of the charter members of the NFL.
Formerly known as:
Home stadium: Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Uniform colors: Green and yellow.
Helmet design: Yellow background, with a white "G" in a black oval.
League championships won: 1936, 1939, 1944, 1961, 1962, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1996.
Super Bowls: I (won), II (won), XXXI (won), XXXII (lost)

Franchise history

The Green Bay Packers of the 1960s were one of the most dominant NFL teams of all time. Coach Vince Lombardi took over a last-place team and built it into a juggernaut, winning five league championships over a seven-year span. Green Bay won the first two Super Bowls.

Players of note

Football Hall of Famers: Paul Hornung, Don Hutson, Bart Starr, John Taylor
Current stars: Brett Favre
Retired numbers:
Not to be forgotten: Jerry Kramer (author of Instant Replay)