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    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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  • 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.

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    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.

     
  • Sat., Aug. 02, 2014 5:30 PM CDT Packers Family Night, presented by Bellin Health

    ‘Family Night’ will serve as the introduction of the 2014 Green Bay Packers, in-person to a capacity crowd in Lambeau Field and on television to a state-wide audience.

    The event, which begins with in-stadium activities at 5:30 p.m., will benefit the Wendy’s Wonderful Kids foster care adoption program, a signature program of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

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LB Walden Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Posted Jan 5, 2011

Quarterback JOSH FREEMAN of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, linebacker ERIK WALDEN of the Green Bay Packers and punter JON RYAN of the Seattle Seahawks are the NFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for games played the 17th week of the 2010 season (January 2), the NFL announced today.

 

OFFENSE: QB JOSH FREEMAN, TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS

  • Freeman completed 21 of 26 passes (80.8 percent) for 255 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions for a 133.2 passer rating in the Buccaneers’ 23-13 win at New Orleans. 
  • He recorded the 24th and 25th touchdown passes of the season and has now thrown a TD in 13 consecutive games, the longest streak in franchise history.  The performance also marked the 10th game in his career, and second in a row, in which he has thrown at least two touchdown passes. 
  • He finished the season having completed 291 of 474 passes (61.4 percent) for 3,451 yards with 25 touchdowns and six interceptions for a 95.9 passer rating.  He joins BRAD JOHNSON (2002) as the only QBs in team history with 3,000 passing yards, 20 TD passes and fewer than 10 interceptions in a single season. 
  • In his second season from Kansas State, this is Freeman’s second career Player of the Week Award (Week 5). 
  • He is the second player (Johnson, 2002) in team history to be named Offensive Player of the Week twice in a single season. 

 

DEFENSE: LB ERIK WALDEN, GREEN BAY PACKERS

  • Walden had a career-high 16 tackles and two sacks in the Packers’ 10-3 win over Chicago.  With the victory, Green Bay clinched a playoff spot. 
  • Walden’s 16 tackles tied for the most by a Packer in a game this season. 
  • He was part of a defense that limited the Bears to 227 total net yards, including 117 net passing yards.  The Packers held Chicago to a 43.5 passer rating, allowing just 168 yards with no touchdowns and two interceptions. 
  • His two sacks were part of a six-sack effort by Green Bay, tied for the most in a game by the Packers this season.  Green Bay finished with 47 sacks, tied for second in the league.  That is the best ranking by a Packers team in franchise history. 
  • In his third year from Middle Tennessee State, this is Walden’s first career Player of the Week Award.
  • He is the seventh linebacker in team history to be honored and the second Packers linebacker to be named NFC Defensive Player of the Week this season (CLAY MATTHEWS, Weeks 2 and 9).

 

SPECIAL TEAMS: P JON RYAN, SEATTLE SEAHAWKS

  • Ryan placed four of his seven punts at the 10-yard line or inside in the Seahawks’ 16-6 win over St. Louis.  With the victory, Seattle won the NFC West, the team’s fifth division title in the past seven years. 
  • He had a net average of 33.4 yards per punt and only one of his punts was returned for nine yards. 
  • Ryan dropped two punts at the St. Louis 10-yard line, another at the nine and pinned the Rams at the three-yard line with one of his punts. 
  • In his fifth season from Regina, this is Ryan’s first career Player of the Week Award.
  • He is the third punter in franchise history to be honored with a weekly award, joining RICK TUTEN (three times) and TOM ROUEN (Week 2, 2004). 


GREEN BAY'S 2010 NFC PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
Week 1 (Special Teams): K Mason Crosby
Week 2 (Defense): LB Clay Matthews
Week 4 (Defense): CB Charles Woodson
Week 8 (Special Teams): P Tim Masthay
Week 9 (Defense): LB Clay Matthews
Week 11 (Offense): WR Greg Jennings
Week 13 (Offense): QB Aaron Rodgers
Week 16 (Offense): QB Aaron Rodgers
Week 17 (Defense): LB Erik Walden

 

Other nominees for NFC Offensive Player of Week 17:

  • New York Giants wide receiver MARIO MANNINGHAM, who had four catches for 101 yards, including a 92-yard touchdown in the Giants’ 17-14 win at Washington. 
  • Atlanta quarterback MATT RYAN, who completed 22 of 32 passes (68.8 percent) for 236 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions for a 110.9 passer rating in the Falcons’ 31-10 win over Carolina. 

 

Other nominees for NFC Defensive Player of Week 17:

  • Minnesota defensive end JARED ALLEN, who had four tackles, 0.5 sack and an interception-return touchdown in the Vikings’ 20-13 loss at Detroit.
  • Tampa Bay linebacker GENO HAYES, who had 10 tackles and a sack. 
  • New York Giants defensive end OSI UMENYIORA, who had two sacks, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery.   
  • Dallas defensive end DE MARCUS WARE, who had five tackles, three sacks and returned a fumble 17 yards for a touchdown in the Cowboys’ 14-13 win at Philadelphia. 

Other nominees for NFC Special Teams Player of Week 17:

  • Tampa Bay kicker CONNOR BARTH, who converted all three field-goal attempts and both PATs. 
  • Green Bay punter TIM MASTHAY, who placed four of his eight punts inside the 20-yard line, including two inside the five, and had a 36.8-yard net average. 
  • Atlanta punt returner-kick returner ERIC WEEMS, who had a 55-yard punt-return touchdown.
 
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