Coach Vince Lombardi Used to Scout NFL Draftees by Telegraph in 1959 SHARE: Tweet The NFL draft used to involve a whole lot less pomp and circumstance, and unfortunately for Manti Te’o, it was a whole lot more difficult to get Catfished and possibly ruin your chances of being drafted back then too. Redditor justbluemyself_ posted the telegraph his grandfather, Tom Chapman, received from revered Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi back in 1959, gauging his interest in playing for the team. According to Pro Football Reference, Tom Chapman was drafted in the 12th round, 133rd overall, by the Chicago Cardinals back in the 1960 draft. Follow Us MOST RECENT BY HVsports:The Booty Lounge, Detroit's Mobile Strip Club, Came Back to Lions' TailgatesHe Lost 8 Relatives In Typhoon Haiyan. Then He Won His First Golf Tourney in 3 Years.Sponsored: The Aliens Are Coming...to Play Soccer?