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ABOUT LOMBARDI HONORS
Lombardi Honors: Legendary Players, Coaches, Broadcasters, Humanitarians, and Collegiate Institutions, as well as High School Players and Mentors; Recognizing Resiliency, Character, and Unique Contributions to the Game of Football and the Landscape of Society.
The New Lombardi trophy is an eighteen-inch high bronze of the legendary coach Vince Lombardi and a modern football player[the weight of the trophy fifty-seven (57) pounds]. The use of a modern player suggest the principles which govern the game of football and life are timeless. The key character trait of resiliency, as well as the processes that produce it, are part of the leadership architecture of one of America's great leaders; Lombardi. The bronze rest on top of a black, granite superstructure. The total weight of the trophy is. The work was commissioned by the Lombardi Foundation. It was sculpted by renowned artist, Ed Hayes.The Lombardi Award is given annually and recognizes college football's most "outstanding football player & leader".
The player and institution each receives a trophy.
Vince Lombardi did not coach football, he coached men...
He did not create better football players, he created better human beings.
Nearly 5 decades after his death, his way is still - THE way.
It's based the core values.
It is Character – It is Resiliency - It is LEADERSHIP!
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