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Winning in the Trenches: A Lifetime of Football
Winning in the Trenches is a fascinating glimpse of a bygone era in professional football from one of the players who epitomized it. With candor, insight, and love for the game, Forrest Gregg takes the reader through an amazing career that began in 1956 with the Green Bay Packers and ended, 188 consecutive games later, with the Dallas Cowboys in 1971. Colorful stories of t ...more
ebook, 256 pages
Published September 29th 2010 by Clerisy Press
(first published 2009)
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In a world of compromise....Gregg never did...from a hard scrabble youth all the way to the Pro Football Hall of Fame....with a complete cast of legendary characters....Answers the question WHY Coach Lombardi described this Iconic Legend as "THE FINEST PLAYER I EVER COACHED." A winner both on and off the field!!!!
Forrest Gregg played in the NFL from 1956 to 1971, mostly for the Green Bay Packers, under Vince Lombardi, who called him The finest player I ever coached. He played on three Super Bowl teams, two at Green Bay, one with Dallas. As a head coach, he led the Cincinnati Bengals to a Super Bowl in 1981 and was named the NFL Coach of the Year.More about Forrest Gregg...
He also coached the NFLs Cleveland Browns and Green Bay Packe...more