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GIANT CHEESEHEADS!
 The Giant-Packer rivalry and the former Giants 
           who helped the Packers become champions.
    
    

The Giants and Packers have been playing each other since 1928.  Green Bay leads the series 31-25-2.  The rivalry was one of the best of the NFL's pre-Super Bowl Era.  The 23 Giant Cheeseheads are players and coaches who came to Green Bay after being associated with the New York Football Giants, or through a special connection between New York and Green Bay.  Their impact on Packer history is significant.  Eight Giant Cheeseheads are in the Pro Football Hall of Fame* and ten are in the Packers' Hall of Fame.

Lionel Aldridge “Bo” Molenda
Bill Austin Ray Nitschke *
Don Chandler Charlie Peprah
Rudy Comstock Jimmy Robinson
Ryan Grant Bob Schnelker
Arnie Herber * “Red” Smith
Clarke Hinkle * Dick Stahlman
Cal Hubbard * Emlen Tunnell *
Tom Landry * Ray Wietecha
Vince Lombardi * “Mule” Wilson
Chuck Mercein Frank Winters

 

Willie Wood *

 
 
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TRIVIA

MONDAY'S TRIVIA

1.  Other than Lombardi, name two Packer head coaches who coached for the Giants before coming to Green Bay? 

2.  Who did the Giants trade to San Francisco for Y.A. Tittle?
a.  Lou Cordileone
b.  Joe Perry
c.  Hugh McElhenny
d.  Teddy Wickersham

3.  In 1968, who kicked the "free kick" for the Bears that beat the Packers on 11/3/68?
a.  Don Chandler
b.  Matt Percival
c.  Roger LeClerc
d.  Kevin Butler

4.  What head coach of the Detroit Lions in the 1950s was a key player on Lions' squad that won the NFL title in 1935?
a.  Doak Walker
b.  Cloyce Box
c.  Buddy Parker
d.  Ace Gutkowski

5.  In 1956, the Giants beat the Bears 47-7 in the championship game  Who scored the Bears' only touchdown?
a.  Rick Casares
b.  J.C. Caroline
c.  Ed Brown
d.  Harlon Hill


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The Giant-Packer Rivalry and the former Giants who helped the Packers become champions.

The Giant-Packer rivalry was once one of pro football's best. Giant Cheeseheads explores the rivalry's 58 games (five NFL Championship Games) and the numerous connections between these two great franchises.  Learn about the 23 Giant Cheeseheads who came to Green Bay from New York and helped build the Packer Dynasty.  
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