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Hornung excelled on the field and had fun off it

Updated: December 29, 2006, 10:39 AM ET
By Ron Flatter | Special to ESPN.com

"It was training camp, and we snuck out. Max [McGee] went back to the room. He was scared [Vince] Lombardi would blow his stack. And he [Lombardi] hollered, "Hornung, what do you want to be, a playboy or a football player?" And I said, "I want to be a playboy," Hornung said on ESPN Classic's SportsCentury series.

It's been a long time since his days of blond hair and youthful athleticism. But even though he is older and grayer, Paul Hornung still looks the part of football's "Golden ...

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