This Day in Football: January 15

America's Game, Green Bay Packers, Kansas City Chiefs, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff, This Day in NFL History

On this day in 1967, the inaugural Super Bowl game was played. Vince Lombardi’s Packers defeated Hank Stram’s Chiefs, 35-10, to win their first Super Bowl title.

The Packers’ Bart Starr squared off against the Chiefs’ Len Dawson, with Starr coming out on top in a blowout. But Starr got a lot of help from receiver Max McGee, who looked like he wouldn’t have been able to contribute at all the night before.

Take a look back at this segment about Super Bowl I as originally presented on “America’s Game: The 1966 Green Bay Packers”:

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