While some images are destined for mediocrity, others pass every expectation and capture the ultimate pinnacle of sports’ finest achievements. From touchdowns to home runs and everything in between, the glory of sport comes from the moments that tell the best stories of what is both seen and what happens between the lines. Take a look at 25 of the finest sports photos ever taken.
Super Bowl II
The Green Bay Packers players hoist their Head Coach high and carry Vince Lombardi off the field of Super Bowl II, Jan. 14, 1968. The Packers defeated the Oakland Raiders 33-14, resulting in the Packers second straight Super Bowl victory. Coach Lombardi became so legendary in Professional football that the NFL now calls the Super Bowl Trophy the Vince Lombardi trophy.