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Paul Hornung

"The Golden Boy"

 
 
Paul Hornung Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2016
1. Paul Hornung Marker
Inscription.  A triple-threat halfback with a nose for the end zone, Hornung was a playmaker and leader on Vince Lombardi's first three championship teams. "A great pressure player," was how Lombardi once described him. Hornung, who doubled as a kicker, set an NFL single-season record that stood for 46 years when he scored 176 points in 1960. The next year, he was the MVP of the league and the NFL''s championship game. Hornung played for the Packers from 1957 to 1962 and again from 1964 to 1966. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1986. Eleven years earlier, he had been enshrined in the Packers Hall of Fame.

Presented by
The family of Edward and Terri Martin
and HJ Martin & Son, Inc.
 
Erected by Packers Heritage Trail.
 
Location. 44° 30.923′ N, 88° 0.914′ W. Marker is in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in Brown County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and Cherry Street, on the right when traveling north on Washington Street. Marker is at the Packers Heritage Trail Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Green Bay WI 54301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Johnny (Blood) McNally (here, next to this marker); Drumbeat of the Lumberjack Band (here, next to this marker); Clarke Hinkle Tugs at a Young Boy's Heartstrings

Paul Hornung image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2016
2. Paul Hornung
(here, next to this marker); Starr-Struck Young Girl Seeks an Autograph (here, next to this marker); George Whitney Calhoun (here, next to this marker); Bellin Building (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace Of The Packers (about 500 feet away); Hotel Northland (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Green Bay.
 
Categories. Sports
 
Packers Heritage Trail Plaza image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2016
3. Packers Heritage Trail Plaza
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 3, 2018, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 112 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 3, 2018, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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