With an excellent mix of AFL and NFL players in the Fleer and Topps sets, 1961 football card collectors had several Packers to choose from. But a regional set that year was exclusively “bayside,” as the Wisconsin-based Lake to Lake Dairy came out with a 36-card Green Bay gridiron offering.
The most significant NFL Championship ring ever offered at auction will be part of Heritage Auctions’ Platinum Night event in New York. Part of the featured Jerry Kramer Collection is his Super Bowl I ring, expected to top $100,000.
A Sand Knit green, gold and white Green Bay Packers sweater previously owned and worn by the late Packers’ coaching legend Vince Lombardi sold for $17,250.
If recent events have you thinking heroes are hard to find, look no further than Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr – a role model if there ever was one. Enjoy the recap of his stellar career and how his collectibles fare in the market.
The Highland Mint is providing 20 percent of the profits of the sale of its latest Signature Frames to benefit the Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation.
The SCP Auctions sale is just two days into bidding, yet there are some impressive bids for a 1934 Goudey Lou Gehrig Gem Mint 10 (the only example on the market) and a 1996 Green Bay Packers championship ring.
Super Bowl rings have become expensive and popular collectibles. Here are 10 things you probably didn’t know about Super Bowl rings, including which team introduced the mega-sized rings.
In a special excerpt from the book “Lombardi: An Illustrated Life” (2011, Krause Publications), Vince Lombardi’s architecture of the Green Bay Packers dynasty is covered from the years 1959-64. From day one, Lombardi set a standard of winning and accepted nothing less. The book is available for Christmas for just $26.40.
A 1966 Green Bay Packers team-signed football has surfaced at Collect Auctions, and it’s one of the nicest the hobby has seen.
With the Green Bay Packers on everyone’s mind, here are two titles Packers and football fans won’t want to miss.