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Offline texaspackerbacker  
#11 Posted : Wednesday, June 12, 2013 1:04:58 PM(UTC)
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As I've gotten older, I've come to realize, there is a whole generation, maybe even two, who have no memory whatsoever of Lombardi, Starr, Hornung, Nitschke, etc. Hell, I am 66 and I don't have any memory of Hutson or Lambeau. Because Favre is fairly fresh in the memory of a lot more people, if there ever was a Packer Rushmore - which there won't be, and if it was determined who by democracy, which it probably wouldn't be, Favre would be in it.

What is more relevant is the Ring of Honor, and they all should be in that.
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#12 Posted : Wednesday, June 12, 2013 1:08:28 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: texaspackerbacker Go to Quoted Post
Thomas Jefferson went to France and got all cozy with the frogs of his day, and his face is still on the mountain.


He went to France while working for the US and never tried to "stick it" to the US. Nor was he rumored to give info to others that were trying to defeat the US.
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#13 Posted : Wednesday, June 12, 2013 1:35:08 PM(UTC)
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I'm not sure Reggie White even deserves to have Packers #92 retired, definitely not one spot of four on all time greatest Packer players/coaches.


I didn't mean to say he did hahahaha, just that he was big elsewhere then came here - kinda the opposite of the Favre situation.

I surrender on the Jefferson in Frog land thing hahahaha. The level of anti-Favreism never ceases to amaze me.

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#14 Posted : Thursday, June 13, 2013 7:55:39 AM(UTC)
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After thinking about all the debate, which is interesting, on the Rushmore thing, I believe it is not a good concept to recognize 4 Packers. There are just too many greats in the past to draw the line there. Two really stand out in Lambeau and Lombardi but after that the line becomes blurred. As mentioned the Ring of Honor seems to do a better job.
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