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  • Sat., Apr. 26, 2014 8:00AM - 6:00PM CDT Packers Pro Shop Tent Sale

    The sale is taking place earlier than in previous years, due to the construction at Lambeau Field and the work that the Pro Shop team must complete in preparation for the new store, which will open this summer. Visitors to Lambeau Field should enter the Atrium through the Oneida Nation Gate. Parking is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate, which can be accessed off Oneida Street and Lombardi Avenue.

    The sale will feature the traditional mix of Pro Shop items greatly reduced in price and other special purchases.

    The team’s football operations staff also has provided Packers team apparel no longer in use, including a large assortment of t-shirts, shorts, jackets, jerseys and pants. Some items are practice-worn gear not normally available in the Pro Shop.

    The tent sale began in 1994 in the parking lot outside the former Pro Shop on the north end of Lambeau Field and grew into a popular event. Now in its 11th year in the Atrium, the tent sale also was held in the west side stadium concourse in previous years.

     
  • Sat., May. 10, 2014 7:00PM CDT Eddie Lacy appearance 22nd Annual Doug Jirschele Memorial Sports Award Banquet
  • Sat., Jun. 07, 2014 8:30AM - 3:30PM CDT JPP Kids Clinic

    The 17th annual Junior Power Pack Kids Clinic is set for Saturday, June 7, 2014 in the Don Hutson Center with sessions ranging from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic gives members ages 5-14 years old the opportunity to practice football skills and drills with other Packers backers and a few up-and-coming Packers players.  Parents/Guardians are welcome to come and watch their child/ren participate in the clinic. 

    Members may choose one of three sessions to attend:

    • Session 1 – 8:30 to 10 a.m.
    • Session 2 – 11 to 12:30 p.m.
    • Session 3 – 2 to 3:30 p.m.


    The event will be held inside the Don Hutson Center, the Packers indoor practice facility. Parking for the event is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate.  

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic is a member’s only event and will have a registration fee of $5.

    Deadline to register:

    • New Members – May 11, 2014
    • Current Members – May 18, 2014


    To sign up to become a member of the Junior Power Pack and receive an invitation to the clinic fans can go to www.packers.com/jpp.

     
  • Sat., Jun. 14, 2014 2:30PM CDT Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer

    The eleventh annual Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer motorcycle ride will be held, rain or shine, on Saturday, June 14, 2014. The ride will start at Vandervest Harley-Davidson (1966 Velp Avenue, Green Bay) and will make a fun-filled stop at the Seymour Fireman's Picnic, held at the Outagamie County Fairgrounds in Seymour.

    Ride Day Schedule

    • 9-10:30 am: Registration at Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Geen Bay
    • 11 am: Depart Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Green Bay
    • 12 pm: Arrive in Seymour. Enjoy food, beverages, entertainment and a short program.
    • 2:30 pm: Party kicks off at the new South Endzone Festival Foods MVP Deck at Lambeau Field! Guests can access the space by way of the Shopko Gate. See the field and enjoy the atmosphere from this beautiful indoor/outdoor space newly opened and accessed by very few. The party will include silent and live auction, food, beverages, music and merchandise available for purchase.


    More information: http://cruiseforcancer.org/

     

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One on One with Mike Daniels

Posted Nov 16, 2013

Mike Daniels sat down with packers.com Editor Vic Ketchman to provide fans with this look at the Packers' young defensive end

Q. You’re leading the Packers in sacks. Your thoughts?

A. It’s just the result of my work in the offseason. I mean, I just had to keep pushing. It’s definitely an accomplishment but that could change any week, so I just need to continue to press forward.

Q. What did you do in offseason?

A. I spent it really rehabbing my shoulder. I stayed out here and watched a lot of film, worked out and changed my diet. I can really see the improvements right now.

Q. How do you do it? Quickness? Strength?

A. Relentlessness, so it would be a combination of quickness and strength. Every attribute that you can think of that you would want to play with is something I try to apply to my game. I just think when you play with a motor or relentlessness, a never bending or breaking will, then eventually you’ll break someone else’s will.

Q. How much has your wrestling background helped you in football?

A. Very much. I’m comfortable being in close quarters kind of combat, hand fighting, working for inside control, so it’s definitely helped out a lot.

Q. Did you learn to play with leverage from wrestling?

A. Of course, and it definitely makes it easier. Already being a little shorter than everybody else, I have that natural leverage and then playing with leverage on top of that makes it that much more difficult for people I’m playing against.

Q. How would you describe your attitude toward football?

A. I love the game. I just have a passion for the game; I love it. I’m blessed to be doing something I love to do. Whenever I’m on the field, I just try to leave it all on the field.

Daniels came to Green Bay as a 4th round
selection in the 2012 NFL Draft

Q. What has being too short cost you in your career?

A. Draft status. Honestly, if anything, I feel as though I gained a lot because the thing it cost me I feel has driven me to work even harder. I’m happy with how things happened. I’m grateful for being six foot because, like I said, it definitely has its advantages and already gives me a chip on my shoulder.

Q. Don’t you think being short is a disadvantage?

A. Not at all. If you ask a 6-7 lineman who he hates to go against the most, it’s a six-foot defensive lineman who is strong. Eventually, people will catch on. Josh Sitton told me his college coach used to make them sit in their squatted offensive lineman stance for a very long time when they were in college. They practiced squatting low. Well, if you’re already low, then you’re really giving yourself an advantage and giving them a disadvantage. If you can get up under somebody, that really helps a lot.

Q. What was your reaction when the Packers drafted you?

A. I was grateful, thankful that this is a team that didn’t overlook me. They’re the only team who I had a meeting with at the combine and they didn’t hold my shoulder surgery against me and they didn’t hold my height against me. Now I’m just trying to make them right.

Q. What do you remember from your interview with the Packers at the scouting combine?

A. I do remember Coach McCarthy, Ted, Coach Trgovac was in there, Rob Davis, and I think Russ Ball was in there. To me it went very well. I just remember Ted made a comment about how I played in the Oklahoma game. It was a positive comment. We played them in the Insight Bowl.

Q. What’s the next level for you?

A. The sky is the limit. So I’m just going to keep pushing until I can’t push anymore.

Q. What needs to happen on defense?

A. Everybody has to do exactly as I said, keep pushing until we can’t push anymore and good things will happen.

"The sky is the limit. So I’m just going to keep pushing until I can’t push anymore."

Q. You’re going home this week. Your thoughts?

A. It’s going to be fun; I still haven’t decided who I’m giving my tickets to. Nobody has really been asking me for them; a lot of people came to the Baltimore game. A few of my family came out during some of the other games here in Green Bay. Nobody is really on my case about tickets. I’m looking forward to it; it’s going to be fun.

Q. You played running back in high school?

A. Yes, I ran the ball in high school; those were fun times. I watch myself run and clearly see that I just had a defensive mentality because I was looking to run through people. I think I got more satisfaction running people over rather than scoring, which sounds weird, but I was definitely defensive minded.

 
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