Did Vince Lombardi coach St Cecilia High School football?
At the age of 26 Vince started his coaching career as Assistant coach for the freshman team at St. Cecilia high school. He then took over the head coaching position three years later. After a long wait of six years he was promoted assistant coach of the varsity football team.
The Vince Lombardi trophy is made of sterling silver. It weighs 7 pounds and is approximately 22 inches tall. It is manufactured in Parsippany New Jersey by Tiffany & Co, and takes 72 hours to produce. Interesting fact, the Vince Lombardi trophy was originally sketched on a cocktail napkin and was referred to as the "World Professional Football Championship" trophy.