Green Bay Packers – Americas Finest Football Team?
Founded in the year 1919 on August 11th, the Green Bay Packers is one of the best American football teams based in a city called Green Bay in Wisconsin, USA. It was founded by two former football rivals, George Whitney Calhoun and Curly Lambeau, in their early high school days. The Green Bay Packers football team takes pride in being the current NFL (National Football League) Champions.
Green Bay Packers – A Brief Glimpse: Being members of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the NFL, the Green Bay Packers have won the largest number of league championships in the NFL. The team is a proud owner of 13 league championships. The team has an oval G logo which symbolizes the G in Green Bay Packers. The creation of the logo was credited to the equipment manager of the team-Gerald Braisher. Though there were many other logos, the G is the only logo that appeared on the helmets of the players. Soon it became the official trademark of the football team.
On February 6th 2011, the Green Bay Packers became the Super Bowl XLV champions after defeating AFC champions, Pittsburgh Steelers. This football team is the first team from the NFC to win the Super Bowl, regardless of its #6 seed.