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Lions' checkered past in Green Bay got its start in 1962

The football helmet flew across the Lions locker room. It missed its intended target by mere inches.

“Who called that play?!” Lions defenders demanded to know. 749 more words

Football

Blazing Saddles (1974, Mel Brooks)

Maybe the first two-thirds of Blazing Saddles are really funny, getting great performances out of lead Cleavon Little, his sidekick Gene Wilder and especially Harvey Korman’s villain. 474 more words

Comedy

Jerry Kramer Talks About the 1962 Green Bay Packers

Under the leadership of head coach Vince Lombardi, the Green Bay Packers won five NFL championships in seven years in the 1960s, which includes the first two Super Bowl games. 2,018 more words

Jerry Kramer Talks About the Packers Loss to the Broncos

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To be blunt, the battle of the unbeaten teams was simply a beating. The Denver Broncos thoroughly dominated the Green Bay Packers in their 29-10 win on Sunday night at Sports Authority Field. 1,332 more words

OUT OF THE PAST (1947) remade AGAINST ALL ODDS (1984)

I HATE REMAKES.  That’s my usual point of view, but I’m about to contradict myself.  One of my favorite movies from the 1980s is a remake of one of the greatest films ever made and I don’t have a problem with it. 2,102 more words

Classic Movies