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A posthumous biography of Lombardi proves to be a moving, truthful statement
Frank Gifford
December 07, 1970
Another book about Vince Lombardi? After the autobiographical Run to Daylight! (with W. C. Heinz) and Jerry Kramer's Instant Replay, both established classics of their kind, and after a dozen lightweight magazine and paperback imitations coming at the embattled reader like so many linebackers in the wake of Lombardi's death, haven't we had about enough?
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December 07, 1970

A Posthumous Biography Of Lombardi Proves To Be A Moving, Truthful Statement

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I was lucky enough to play football for Lombardi and unlucky enough to play against him. I don't suppose any two men who knew him will see him the same way, but I recognize the man in this book, and that is an achievement. Vince Lombardi is no longer alive. But thanks in part to this fine book, neither his spirit nor the legend is dead.

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