Packers to unveil 50-foot Lombardi Trophy on Thursday

Posted by Ryan Hartwig on November 13, 2014 – 8:28 am

GREEN BAY – The Green Bay Packers will hold a ceremony on Thursday at 1 p.m. CT to unveil a 50-foot replica Lombardi Trophy, located inside the lobby of  Lambeau Field’s new American Family Insurance Gate.

Named after legendary Green Bay Head Coach Vince Lombardi, the Super Bowl trophy owns a special place in Packers history, and the new replica will serve as a beacon of the team’s rich tradition, as well as a constant reminder of its ultimate goal each season.

Check out some facts on the new trophy below.

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Packers Heritage Trail plaques all installed

Posted by Mike Spofford on June 15, 2012 – 4:46 pm

All 22 plaques along the Packers Heritage Trail were installed this week, according to a news release from the Packers Heritage Trail Foundation.

The self-guided walking tour includes several landmarks throughout downtown Green Bay that are related to the team’s history during the Curly Lambeau and Vince Lombardi years. Seventeen of the plaques are along the walk that starts at the Neville Public Museum and ends at Titletown Brewing Co., formerly the Chicago & North Western Train Depot. Five other plaques are on two spurs designed as self-guided bike rides.

For more on the Trail, you can check out this full report on packers.com from when plans were announced.


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