Bart Starr

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Mike Clemens
November 11, 2019 - 4:40 pm
Green Bay, WI - Former Packers quarterback Zeke Bratkowski has passed away. The Packers made the announcement Monday. He was born in Danville, Illinois, and was a second round pick out of Georgia for the Chicago Bears in 1953. Bratkowski later played for the Los Angeles Rams before coming to Green...
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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2011, file photo, NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr smiles during an NFL football news conference in Dallas. Starr, the Green Bay Packers quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi's powerhouse teams of the 1960s, has died. He was 85. The Packers announced Sunday, May 26, 2019, that Starr had died, citing his family. He had been in failing health since suffering a serious stroke in 2014. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
June 09, 2019 - 5:45 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Former NFL quarterbacking great Bart Starr was remembered Sunday at a public memorial event in his native Alabama. An event celebrating Starr's legacy as a star of professional and college football was held Sunday afternoon at Samford University in suburban Birmingham. Starr...
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June 07, 2019 - 5:00 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers announced, Friday, a series of honors and celebrations in the name of the late Bart Starr. One such honor is the announcement that the team will wear a No. 15 decal on their helmets throughout the season to pay tribute to Starr. A donation, an impact grant to the Bart...
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FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2006, file photo, former Green Bay Packers' Bart Starr carries in the Vince Lombardi Trophy following the Super Bowl XL football game between the Seattle Seahawks and Pittsburgh Steelers, in Detroit. The Steelers won, 21-10. Bart Starr, the Green Bay Packers quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi's powerhouse teams of the 1960s, has died. He was 85. The Packers announced Sunday, May 26, 2019, that Starr had died, citing his family. He had been in failing health since suffering a serious stroke in 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
June 06, 2019 - 11:50 am
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A public memorial service is being planned in Alabama for former NFL quarterbacking great Bart Starr. A statement from the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame says an event celebrating Starr's legacy will be held Sunday afternoon at Samford University in suburban Birmingham. The...
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Mike Clemens
June 01, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Green Bay, WI - Packers CEO Mark Murphy said on Saturday that he is still planning on the Packers facing the Oakland Raiders in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada during the preseason this August. The Raiders have a conflict with the Oakland A's that weekend. "I fully expect that we will be playing the...
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Mike Clemens
May 29, 2019 - 8:29 pm
Green Bay, WI – Packers OTA practice Wednesday drew a lot of attention in the direction of the offense. It looked different. Formations. Motions. Routes. Combinations of routes. Even quick snaps. I couldn’t help but draw comparisons to what the Los Angeles Rams offense ran last year on their way to...
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Mike Clemens
May 26, 2019 - 10:26 pm
Green Bay, WI - Bart Starr had to work hard for everything he achieved as an NFL Hall of Fame quarterback. He played 16 years for the Green Bay Packers, only matched by one other player in the team's 100 year history, Brett Favre. I was surprised to hear of his passing Sunday at the age of 85...
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May 26, 2019 - 11:53 am
Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr, who played for the Packers from 1956-71 and served as head coach from 1975-83, passed away Sunday morning in Birmingham, Ala. Starr was 85, and had suffered a serious stroke in 2014. “The Packers Family was saddened today to learn of the passing of...
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Mike Clemens
October 13, 2018 - 1:52 pm
Green Bay, WI - "I wanted to attack the tackler." Former Packers fullback Jim Taylor as died. The team says he died unexpectedly Saturday at a hospital in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Taylor recently celebrated his 83rd birthday last month. Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the 6 foot, 215lbs. second...
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Mike Clemens
October 24, 2017 - 3:31 pm
Green Bay, WI - Bart Starr, 83, was smiling, but looked frail. Two years after suffering a pair of strokes, and a heart attack, the legendary Packers quarterback had to be helped by his son Bart Jr. to wave to 78,000 fans at Lambeau Field in the rain during the first half Sunday as the Packers...
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