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    “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).

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    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.

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    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.

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    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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Eddie Lacy soaking in first Pro Bowl experience

Posted Jan 25, 2014

Packers RB one of only four rookies at NFL’s annual all-star game

GREEN BAY—Many first-time Pro Bowlers upon arrival in Hawaii are inclined to explore the crashing waves of the Pacific, either via a boat excursion or surfboard.

 Not Packers running back Eddie Lacy.

“Oh, no. I’m not messing with that ocean,” Lacy said in a brief phone interview this week with packers.com. “I like the view from my balcony. That’s as close as I need to get to that.

“I’ll get in the pool … if it’s under six feet.”

Lacy’s apparent fear of deep waters aside, he’s been enjoying his time at the Pro Bowl with his parents and older brother.

One of just four rookies among the 88 players on the two Pro Bowl rosters, Lacy joins fellow NFC North standouts in Chicago guard Kyle Long and Minnesota return specialist Cordarrelle Patterson as the youngest of the league’s all-stars. The other rookie is San Francisco safety Eric Reid.

The week’s activities began on Wednesday with a Play 60 event for Special Olympics kids, followed by the first-ever Pro Bowl draft, captained by Hall of Famers Deion Sanders and Jerry Rice.

Lacy was picked as one of three running backs for Team Sanders, along with Kansas City’s Jamaal Charles and Washington’s Alfred Morris. To Lacy and most of the players, the draft was a flashback to the childhood sandlot days when sides were chosen up on the fly.

“That’s definitely how it was,” Lacy said. “It was like a bunch of talented guys go out to the playground, and you have two of the best guys and they’re picking their team. You want to get picked, and it’s nothing personal, but you want to be one of the guys picked in the top 10.”

Lacy said he’s been hanging out a bit with Charles, but the two haven’t talked ball-carrying secrets yet. He plans to pick Charles’ brain a bit on Sunday, right before the game when players put at least a semi-game face on.

Left of Eddie Lacy is Bears CB Tim Jennings

Otherwise, the week has been pretty relaxed for Lacy, with brief walk-through practices on Thursday and Friday, plus some sightseeing on the island.

He doesn’t know how the carries will be divvied up amongst him, Charles and Morris come Sunday, but the rookie’s approach will be to sit back and go in when he’s told.

“I just want to make the most of whatever opportunities I’ll get,” he said. “I don’t know when I’ll play. It’s not a big deal to me, but just to be able to go out there and play with this group of guys, it’s going to mean a lot to me and I’ll just try to do my best.”

Lacy is returning from Hawaii on Monday night, and his first offseason as an NFL player awaits. He’ll get his rest and let his body recover from the season, but he has every intention in 2014 of improving on the Packers rookie records he set with 1,178 rushing yards and 11 TDs in the regular season.

Those numbers make him a top candidate for the league’s Offensive Rookie of the Year award, which will be announced the night before Super Bowl XLVIII. Already named second-team All-Pro by The Associated Press and the rookie of the year by the Pro Football Writers of America, Lacy stands a very strong chance of collecting more hardware at the NFL Honors show on Feb. 2.

 Win or lose, he’ll be getting back to work not long after that.

“I want to come back ready to go, just be ahead of the eight-ball instead of behind it as far as my conditioning,” he said. “I’m pretty sure the rest of the guys and Aaron Rodgers will make sure I continue to give 100 percent and I’m not slacking off at all. As long as I have those guys behind me, there’s always room for improvement.”

For now, though, there’s plenty of Pacific Ocean vista to soak in, from afar, of course.

“It’s real beautiful out here,” Lacy said. “The weather is perfect. The scenery is just amazing, man. We’re just trying to take in as much as we can.”

 
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