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  • Wed., Jul. 23, 2014 5:00 PM CDT Ask Vic Day

    “Ask Vic Day” will include dinner and a movie, an “Ask Vic Live,” and a few other surprises along the way. The event will be held on July 23, 2014, at Lambeau Field. Registration will begin at 4 pm with a 5 pm kickoff. Door prizes will be awarded during the reception.

    Cost per person is $35 (tax included).

  • Thu., Jul. 24, 2014 11:00 AM CDT Shareholders Meeting

    The Green Bay Packers 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held Thursday, July 24, at 11 a.m., at Lambeau Field. The meeting will take place rain or shine.

  • Fri., Jul. 25, 2014 6:00 PM CDT Packers 1K Kids Run

    Back to Football also includes the 1K Kids Run, presented by WPS Health Insurance. Kids 10 years old and younger will have the opportunity to run a Lambeau Lap on Friday, July 25, at 6 p.m. Registration for the Kids Run is $10 and all participants will receive a Packers 1K Run t-shirt, a logoed bag and a participant medal.

    http://www.packers.com/5k

  • Fri., Jul. 25, 2014 7:00 PM CDT Movie Night at Lambeau Field

    Movie Night at Lambeau Field will return this year on Friday, July 25, following the 1K Kids Run. The event is free and open to the public, and concessions will be available throughout the movie. More details will be announced at a later date.

    Time listed above is subject to change.

  • Sat., Jul. 26, 2014 6:30 PM CDT Packers 5K Run/Walk

    The fifth annual ‘5K Run/Walk at Lambeau Field,’ is set for Saturday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m.

    The computer-timed run is highlighted by a neighborhood route that ultimately takes participants into Lambeau Field and around the famed gridiron. The event has a special finish line – the Packers’ ‘G’ painted on turf located in the parking lot.

    All participants will receive a Packers 5K Run T-shirt, a logoed bag, and a bib number and timing chip. To celebrate the race’s fifth anniversary, all participants will receive a commemorative medal. In addition, photos will be taken on the course and will be available at no cost on the Packers 5K Run website.

    Packers-themed awards will be presented to the top three finishers in each age group. An awards ceremony will take place following the conclusion of the race.

    Registration, which is $25 for adults and $15 for children (12 and younger), will be available online beginning Friday, May 23, at www.packers.com/5k. Mail-in registration is also an option, with forms available online and in person at Lambeau Field. Runners can also register at the Bellin Run Expo on Friday, June 13, at Astor Park in Green Bay. Early registration is encouraged. After July 13, registration fees will increase to $30 and $20, respectively.

  • Thu., Jul. 31, 2014 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT PPCC Annual Reception

    The Packers Partners Annual Reception is set for Thursday, July 31, 2014 in the Lambeau Field Atrium from 4:00 PM- 7:00 PM.

    Packers Jarrett Boykin, Eddie Lacy, Datone Jones and DuJuan Harris will appear at the reception. The event will include a Player Guest Q&A, a Meet & Greet with a Packers Alumni and a Raffle Drawing.

    This is a member’s only event. Invitations will be mailed the week of June 23rd, and online registration will open at 9 am CDT on June 25th and will close on July 11th at 5 pm CDT. 

    Invitations will include all of this information and additional details.

    To sign up to become a member of the Packers Partners Club of Champions and receive an invitation to the reception, fans can go to www.packers.com/ppcc.

     

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Bryan Bulaga might be able to avoid surgery

Posted Nov 12, 2012

Bryan Bulaga injury may not require surgery

GREEN BAY—Bryan Bulaga’s hip injury might not require surgery, but it has ended the tackle’s season with the Packers heading into a punishing seven-game finishing stretch of schedule.

Head Coach Mike McCarthy referred to Bulaga’s injury as “a significant hip injury. A lot of conversation about the time line. His long-term health is at the forefront of these decisions,” McCarthy added.

Bulaga was injured in the Packers’ win over Arizona in their final game before last week’s bye. The team announced this morning that Bulaga had been assigned to the injured reserve list and was replaced on the roster by linebacker Vic So’oto, who had been released recently by Oakland.

“You can’t deny what’s on the scan,” McCarthy said of Bulaga’s injury. “This is in his best interest. We feel confident in his future.”

Bulaga’s condition will be reevaluated in four weeks. McCarthy said it’s hoped the injury will heal without requiring surgery.

Left guard T.J. Lang moved to right tackle in replacing Bulaga in the game against Arizona, and Evan Dietrich-Smith replaced Lang at left guard. That would likely hold true this Sunday in Detroit, when the Packers play the Lions in the first of five NFC North games in the final two months of the season.

“With a full week of work, he’ll be ready to go,” McCarthy said of Lang. “T.J. won’t keep us out of anything. We have a lot of confidence in T.J.”

“We’re at seven,” McCarthy said of offensive linemen on the active roster. “We’ll see how Derek (Sherrod) responds. His three-week window begins today.”

Actually, Sherrod’s three-week window for being moved from the physically unable to perform list to the active roster began last week, but this is his first week of practice. The Packers have two weeks to observe Sherrod in practice before determining whether to move him to the active roster or effectively assign him to injured reserve for the remainder of the season. Sherrod has been on PUP since the start of training camp, the result of having sustained a fractured leg in Kansas City late last season.

McCarthy said he would offer more information on other injured players on Wednesday, when teams issue their first practice reports of the week. At issue will be the availability this Sunday of star linebacker Clay Matthews, who left the Arizona game with a hamstring injury.

“We’ll get into that on Wednesday. We’re going to get into some tougher rehab today,” McCarthy said.

The Packers also assigned rookie outside linebacker Nick Perry to injured reserve last week, after the decision had been made that Perry would undergo wrist surgery.

“Nick Perry’s wrist is obviously a more severe injury than first anticipated. We went with the second opinion and felt this was the best with him,” McCarthy said.

The Packers coach added that the additions of So’oto and Frank Zombo give the Packers adequate depth at outside linebacker.

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