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Legacy of Champions: Packers 1961 Championship

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A continuation of the Legacy of Champions series. Articles that chronicle the 13 Packer championships. If you're just joining us, read about all the great Packer championships by clicking here. In 1959, under a great deal of skepticism, the Packers hired Vince Lombardi as their head coach. He had never been a head coach before but was about to show the world that he would become the greatest head coach of all time. The 1959 Packers were coming off a nightmare 1958 season where they recorded just one solitary win on their way to a 1-10-1 season. Lombardi would take…

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