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Former Packer Forrest Gregg dies at 85


(WKOW) β€” Former Packer and Hall of Famer Forrest Gregg died Friday, according to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Gregg was 85-years-old.

The football great was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in 1956. His pro career spanned 15 years.

Coach Vince Lombardi once said Gregg was β€œthe best player I ever coached.”

He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1977.