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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.
1. What was the name of the lodge that Curly Lambeau brought the Packers to for training camp from 1946-49? (pics of Facebook)
a. Rockwood Lodge
b. Little Green Bay Lodge
c. Rockhurst Lodge
d. Rockpine Indian Lodge
2. True or False?
Former Giant defensive tackle Dick Modzelewski played in New York and coached in Green Bay.
3. In 1958, who did the Packers select in the third round with a pick they had acquired from the Giants for John Martinkovic?
1. Ken Bowman
2. Ray Nitschke
3. Tobin Rote
4. Fuzzy Thurston
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NFL Championship Games 1933-65
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