Coaches The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time  

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Throughout their time as a football franchise, the Green Bay Packers have had a variety of coaches, but who is the best Green Bay Packers head coach of all time? We want you to help us answer that question by voting for your favorite Green Bay Packers coaches, keeping stats like Super Bowl wins and playoff runs in mind.
 
How do you talk about the greatest Packers head coaches without mentioning the legendary Curly Lambeau? He coached the team to 6 NFL Championships from 1929-1944, and eventually had the Packers stadium named after him. Lambeau was the Packers first coach, and was eventually inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame.
 

Another Green Bay legend is Vince Lombardi, who won multiple championships with the team in the 60s. Modern era coaches to win a Super Bowl with Green bay are Mike Holmgren (1996) and Mike McCarthy (2010).
 
If the Green Bay Packers had a best of all time team, who would coach it? Would you put Lambeau over Lombardi? Vote for your favorites below, even if the coach never won a championship with the Green Bay Packers.
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Vince Lombardi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Died at 57 (1913-1970) Vincent Thomas "Vince" Lombardi, was an American football player, coach, and executive. He is best known as the head coach of the Green Bay Packers during the 1960s, where he led the ...more

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Curly Lambeau is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Died at 67 (1898-1965) Earl Louis "Curly" Lambeau was founder, player, and first coach of the Green Bay Packers professional football team. He shares the distinction with rival George Halas of the Chicago ...more

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Mike Holmgren is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
age 70 Michael George Holmgren was an American football coach and executive, most recently serving as president of the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League. Holmgren began his NFL career as ...more

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Mike McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
age 55 Michael John "Mike" McCarthy is a professional American football coach, currently serving as the head coach of the National Football League's Green Bay Packers.

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Bart Starr is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
age 84 Bryan Bartlett "Bart" Starr is a former professional American football player and coach. He wore #15 and he was the quarterback for the Green Bay Packers from 1956 to 1971, during ...more

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Phil Bengtson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Died at 81 (1913-1994) John Phillip Bengtson was a college football player and longtime assistant coach on the collegiate and NFL levels, chiefly remembered as the successor to Vince Lombardi as head coach of the ...more

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Forrest Gregg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
age 85 Alvis Forrest Gregg is a former American football player and coach in the National Football League. During a Pro Football Hall of Fame playing career, he was a part of six championships, five of ...more

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Dan Devine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Died at 78 (1924-2002) Daniel John Devine was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach football coach at Arizona State University from 1955 to 1957, the University of Missouri from 1958 to ...more

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Mike Sherman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Mike Sherman age 64 Michael Francis Sherman is an American football coach and former player. Sherman was the head coach of the Green Bay Packers from 2000 to 2005. Sherman led the Packers to five consecutive ...more

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Gene Ronzani is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Gene Ronzani Died at 66 (1909-1975) Eugene A. "Gene" Ronzani was a professional football player and coach in the National Football League. He was the second head coach of the Green Bay Packers, from 1950 to 1953, and ...more

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Lindy Infante is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
age 78 Gelindo Infante, nicknamed Lindy Infante, is an American former college football player and assistant coach, who became an offensive coordinator and head coach in both the National Football ...more

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Ray Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
age 68 Raymond Earl Rhodes is a former senior defensive assistant for the Cleveland Browns. He is also the former American football head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles and the Green Bay Packers. ...more

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Hugh Devore is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Died at 82 (1910-1992) Hugh John Devore was a football player and coach whose close connection to the University of Notre Dame saw him serve in both capacities, while also seeing time as head coach at two other ...more

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Lisle Blackbourn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Lisle Blackbourn Died at 84 (1899-1983) Lisle William "Liz" Blackbourn was an American football coach in Wisconsin, most notably as the third head coach of the Green Bay Packers, from 1954 through 1957, and the final head ...more

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Ray McLean is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Green Bay Packers Coaches of All Time
Ray McLean Died at 49 (1915-1964) Ray "Scooter" McLean was a football player and coach at both the collegiate and professional levels, He was a member of four NFL championship teams with the Chicago Bears in 1940, ...more