Jerry Kramer became known as a great pulling guard in the Green Bay Packers' run-to-daylight sweep. He often led the way for Paul Hornung and Jim Taylor and became known as a devastating blocker with great technique. Kramer earned All Pro honors. He also served as the Packers' place kicker at times.
Kramer helped keep the Packers' Glory Years alive through his books, Instant Replay and Distant Replay. Kramer was highly influenced by coach Vince Lombardi and continued to spread the legend's philosophy through his books and public speaking.