|No. 75, 79|
|Born:||October 18, 1933|
|Died:||April 12, 2019 (aged 85)|
Colorado Springs, Colorado
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||250 lb (113 kg)|
|High school:||Sulphur Springs|
(Sulphur Springs, Texas)
|NFL Draft:||1956 / Round: 2 / Pick: 20|
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Gregg was a Pro Football Hall of Fame offensive lineman for sixteen seasons. Gregg was head coach of three NFL teams (Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Bengals, and the Packers), as well as two Canadian Football League teams (Toronto Argonauts and Shreveport Pirates).
As a head coach, he led the 1981 Bengals to the Super Bowl, where they lost to the 49ers by a score of 26–21.
References[change | change source]
- Dunne, Tyler (July 7, 2012). "Packers great Gregg faces the battle of his life". Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Retrieved January 25, 2016.
- Goldstein, Richard (April 12, 2019). "Forrest Gregg, Iron Man Lineman for Lombardi's Packers, Dies at 85". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved April 12, 2019.
- "Forrest Gregg's legacy? One of the best offensive linemen ever". NFL.com. Retrieved 2019-04-12.