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13-1-0, Finished 1st in NFL West Division  · 1962 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 19.7, Offense: 8.3, Defense: 11.3, SoS: 0.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 415 points (29.6/g), 1st of 14 in the NFL. Allowed 148 points (10.6/g), 1st.
 Differential of 267 points (19.1/g), 1st.  Expected W-L: 12.9-1.1.

Coach: Vince Lombardi (13-1-0)

Stadium: New City Stadium
 Training Camp: St. Norbert College (De Pere, Wisconsin)


Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Bart Starr* 28 6 14 178 for 285, 2,438 yards, 12 td, 9 int, & 21 rushes for 72 yards and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 17th / 200th pick / 1956
HB Paul Hornung 27 5 0 57 rushes for 219 yards, 5 td, & 9 catches for 168 yards and 2 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 1st pick / 1957
FB Jim Taylor*+ 27 4 0 272 rushes for 1,474 yards, 19 td, & 22 catches for 106 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1958
FL Boyd Dowler 25 3 0 49 catches for 724 yards, 2 td Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 25th pick / 1959
SE Max McGee 30 8 0 49 catches for 820 yards, 3 td, & 3 rushes for 52 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 5th / 51st pick / 1954
TE Ron Kramer*+ 27 5 0 37 catches for 555 yards, 7 td, & 1 rush for -4 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 4th pick / 1957
LT Bob Skoronski 28 6 0 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 56th pick / 1956
LG Fuzzy Thurston 29 4 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 54th pick / 1956
C Jim Ringo*+ 31 9 14 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 7th / 79th pick / 1953
RG Jerry Kramer*+ 26 4 0 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 4th / 39th pick / 1958
RT Forrest Gregg*+ 29 6 0 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 20th pick / 1956
 Defensive Starters
LDE Willie Davis+ 28 4 0 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Cleveland Browns / 15th / 181st pick / 1956
LDT Dave Hanner 32 10 0 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 5th / 52nd pick / 1952
RDT Henry Jordan+ 27 5 0 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Cleveland Browns / 5th / 52nd pick / 1957
RDE Bill Quinlan 30 5 0 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 37th pick / 1956
LLB Dan Currie+ 27 4 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1958
MLB Ray Nitschke 26 4 0 4 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 36th pick / 1958
RLB Bill Forester*+ 30 9 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 31st pick / 1953
LCB Herb Adderley+ 23 1 0 7 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 12th pick / 1961
New York Titans / 2nd / 13th pick / 1961
RCB Jesse Whittenton 28 6 0 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 60th pick / 1956
LS Hank Gremminger 29 6 0 5 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 7th / 80th pick / 1956
RS Willie Wood* 26 2 0 9 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Jerry Kramer*+ 26 4 0 9 of 11 field goals & 38 of 39 extra points Green Bay Packers / 4th / 39th pick / 1958
P Boyd Dowler 25 3 0 36 punts for a 43.1 average, 0 blocked Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 25th pick / 1959
PR Willie Wood* 26 2 0 23 punt returns for a 11.9 average and 0 td
KR Herb Adderley+ 23 1 0 15 kick returns for a 27.9 average and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 12th pick / 1961
New York Titans / 2nd / 13th pick / 1961

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
26 Herb Adderley+ 23 KR 14 0 205 6-0 Michigan St. 6/8/1939 1 21 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 12th pick / 1961
New York Titans / 2nd / 13th pick / 1961
80 Gary Barnes 23 13 0 200 6-4 Clemson 9/13/1939 Rook 0 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 41st pick / 1962
New York Titans / 9th / 69th pick / 1962
60 Ed Blaine 22 14 0 240 6-1 Missouri 1/30/1940 Rook 4 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 28th pick / 1962
New York Titans / 4th / 29th pick / 1962
33 Lew Carpenter 30 14 0 220 6-1 Arkansas 1/12/1932 9 2 Detroit Lions / 8th / 97th pick / 1953
58 Dan Currie+ 27 LLB 14 0 235 6-3 Michigan St. 6/27/1935 4 16 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1958
87 Willie Davis+ 28 LDE 14 0 243 6-3 Grambling St. 7/24/1934 4 18 Cleveland Browns / 15th / 181st pick / 1956
86 Boyd Dowler 25 FL 14 0 224 6-5 Colorado 10/18/1937 3 14 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 25th pick / 1959
71 Bill Forester*+ 30 RLB 14 0 237 6-3 SMU 8/9/1932 9 17 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 31st pick / 1953
73 Ron Gassert 22 10 0 260 6-3 Virginia 7/22/1940 Rook 4 Green Bay Packers / 4th / 56th pick / 1962
Buffalo Bills / 13th / 99th pick / 1962
75 Forrest Gregg*+ 29 RT 14 0 249 6-4 SMU 10/18/1933 6 13 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 20th pick / 1956
46 Hank Gremminger 29 LS 14 0 201 6-1 Baylor 9/1/1933 6 9 Green Bay Packers / 7th / 80th pick / 1956
40 Earl Gros 22 14 0 220 6-3 LSU 8/29/1940 Rook 2 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 14th pick / 1962
Houston Oilers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1962
79 Dave Hanner 32 LDT 14 0 257 6-2 Arkansas 5/22/1930 10 10 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 52nd pick / 1952
5 Paul Hornung 27 HB 9 0 215 6-2 Notre Dame 12/23/1935 5 6 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 1st pick / 1957
53 Ken Iman 23 14 0 240 6-1 SE Missouri St. 2/8/1939 2 4
74 Henry Jordan+ 27 RDT 14 0 248 6-2 Virginia 1/26/1935 5 17 Cleveland Browns / 5th / 52nd pick / 1957
84 Gary Knafelc 30 11 0 217 6-4 Colorado 1/2/1932 8 0 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1954
77 Ron Kostelnik 22 14 0 260 6-4 Cincinnati 1/14/1940 1 5 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 26th pick / 1961
Buffalo Bills / 14th / 107th pick / 1961
64 Jerry Kramer*+ 26 K 14 0 245 6-3 Idaho 1/23/1936 4 16 Green Bay Packers / 4th / 39th pick / 1958
88 Ron Kramer*+ 27 TE 14 0 234 6-3 Michigan 6/24/1935 5 9 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 4th pick / 1957
78 Norm Masters 29 14 0 249 6-2 Michigan St. 9/19/1933 5 4 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 18th pick / 1956
85 Max McGee 30 SE 14 0 205 6-3 Tulane 7/16/1932 8 14 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 51st pick / 1954
25 Tom Moore* 24 14 0 215 6-2 Vanderbilt 7/17/1938 2 6 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 5th pick / 1960
66 Ray Nitschke 26 MLB 14 0 235 6-3 Illinois 12/29/1936 4 17 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 36th pick / 1958
22 Elijah Pitts 24 14 0 204 6-1 Philander Smith 2/3/1938 1 2 Green Bay Packers / 13th / 180th pick / 1961
83 Bill Quinlan 30 RDE 14 0 248 6-3 Michigan St. 6/19/1932 5 10 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 37th pick / 1956
51 Jim Ringo*+ 31 C 14 14 232 6-1 Syracuse 11/21/1931 9 13 Green Bay Packers / 7th / 79th pick / 1953
10 John Roach 29 8 0 197 6-4 SMU 3/26/1933 6 0 Chicago Cardinals / 3rd / 31st pick / 1956
76 Bob Skoronski 28 LT 13 0 249 6-3 Indiana 3/5/1934 6 7 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 56th pick / 1956
15 Bart Starr* 28 QB 14 14 197 6-1 Alabama 1/9/1934 6 15 Green Bay Packers / 17th / 200th pick / 1956
27 John Symank 27 14 0 180 5-11 Florida 8/31/1935 5 3 Green Bay Packers / 23rd / 268th pick / 1957
31 Jim Taylor*+ 27 FB 14 0 214 6-0 LSU 9/20/1935 4 18 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1958
63 Fuzzy Thurston 29 LG 14 0 247 6-1 Valparaiso 12/29/1933 4 11 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 54th pick / 1956
61 Nelson Toburen 24 10 0 235 6-3 Wichita St. 11/24/1938 1 4 Green Bay Packers / 14th / 194th pick / 1961
47 Jesse Whittenton 28 RCB 14 0 193 6-0 Texas-El Paso 5/9/1934 6 8 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 60th pick / 1956
29 Howie Williams 26 1 0 190 6-1 Howard 12/4/1936 Rook 2
24 Willie Wood* 26 PR 14 0 190 5-10 USC 12/23/1936 2 14
Team Total 26.8 14 225.1 6-2.1 4.2