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  • 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.

     
  • 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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No rest for weary Finley

Posted Aug 26, 2012

There’s been little time lately for tight end Jermichael Finley to catch his breath.

Last Thursday, he flew back to Green Bay from Cincinnati and skipped that night’s game against the Bengals because his wife, Courtney, had given birth to their second son, London Dash.

Then on Sunday, Finley returned to the practice field after a few typically sleepless nights with the newborn to find out he was one of only two healthy tight ends.

Welcome back to work, dad.

“I can’t even talk right now, I’m exhausted,” Finley said after a two-hour-plus practice during which he and undrafted rookie Brandon Bostick took as many reps as their bodies could handle. Fellow tight ends D.J. Williams, Tom Crabtree, Ryan Taylor and DeMarco Cosby were all sidelined with injuries, leaving linebackers Vic So’oto and Jamari Lattimore to take some scout team snaps as tight ends.

“It was good work,” Finley said. “Me and A-Rod got some work done. I feel great.”

Head Coach Mike McCarthy would be glad to hear that. He called it “exactly” the type of practice Finley needed.

McCarthy’s star tight end hasn’t played in a preseason game yet, missing the first two due to a quad injury before last week’s emergency flight home. He has just one week of preseason left to get ready for the regular season, and his conditioning is paramount, particularly if the Packers are going to run as much up-tempo, no-huddle offense as they’ve practiced this summer.

That said, Finley sounded confident he can get what he needs out of these last two training camp practices and Thursday’s preseason finale against Kansas City to prepare himself for Week 1. He caught his share of passes on Sunday, but he also smacked his hands together in frustration when he dropped a slant pass he should have caught.

“Yeah, I’ve played football,” he said. “When I touch the grass, it’s a whole different game. I’ll be ready for sure.”

Second-year cornerback Davon House is holding out hope he can be ready for Week 1, as well. House injured his shoulder in the preseason opener but is hoping to be able to play with a harness and avoid surgery.

With a strong start to camp, House was in line for the starting cornerback spot opposite Tramon Williams in the base defense, but the shoulder injury has put his status, if not his season, in jeopardy.

“From what I was told, if it was to pop out again, then I’ll have to get surgery,” House said of his shoulder. “As long as it doesn’t pop out again, I’ll be good with the harness on.”

As part of his rehab, House said he’s been running and backpedaling with the harness and so far hasn’t experienced any trouble. He knows the truer test, though, will be running with receivers and trying to jam them at the line of scrimmage.

“I haven’t really covered (anyone) since the injury,” he said. “We’ll see if I’ll be able to cover with it.

“I’m going to have to be smarter, my feet are going to have to be a lot better, I’m going to have to be a lot quicker with my hands. It’s going to have to be quick jabs.”

With the final week of camp underway, seven-year veteran Jarrett Bush remains a starting corner in base, while rookie Jerron McMillian was the first safety to come onto the field in the sub packages.

McCarthy emphasized once again that nothing has been decided with those secondary spots, which have been in flux all throughout camp. The performances in the preseason finale Thursday will certainly play a factor.

McCarthy said he’s impressed with McMillian’s ability, for such a young safety, to make an impact close to the line of scrimmage, where everything comes at a defender much more quickly. For his part, McMillian doesn’t want that necessarily to become a calling card, which could limit his role.

“I’m getting better, it’s showing,” he said.

“There’s a lot that I still want to show. I don’t want everybody to feel, ‘He’s an in-the-box safety.’ I want to be multiple and help out any way I can.”

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