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Lombardi left legacy of excellence

Updated: October 16, 2001, 10:40 AM ET
By Mike Puma | Special to ESPN.com

Signature Game Dec. 31, 1967 - For the NFL title game between the Packers and Cowboys, the mercury plummeted to 15 degrees below zero in Green Bay. Before the season, Lombardi had spent $80,000 on an electric heating system installed under Lambeau Field's turf. But on this day, it would be rendered useless.

Dallas rallied from a 14-point deficit to take a 17-14 lead early in the fourth quarter. Starting with 4:50 left and the ball on their own 32, the Packers made one final drive. ...

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