Way back then: Ray Nitschke (you see why I wasn't playing in the 'How Old Are We' thread)
Back then: Montana; --- Sweetness might have edged Joe here, but as a Packer fan, I could only like Bears from the closet
Now: Favre; Special mention: Ray Lewis
Common denominator here and with a lot of the names earlier: Unbounded, pure passion for the game. When all that's left is Moss's and TO's and MeShawns for whom the game and the team is a distant second to the individual, I'll be doing something else on Sundays.
“The Green Bay Packers never lost a football game. They just ran out of time.”