SCP Auctions’ Winter Premier Auction features seven lots of Vince Lombardi items obtained directly from the Lombardi family.
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.
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At one time, the weekly Sporting News was a must-read. Decades later, it’s fun to revisit some of the memorable games and stars of the past – along with some hobby nuggets thrown in along the way.
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.
With the Green Bay Packers on everyone’s mind, here are two titles Packers and football fans won’t want to miss.