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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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Packers announce personnel dept. changes

Posted May 23, 2012

The Green Bay Packers announced several promotions and additions to their player personnel department. The announcement was made on Wednesday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson.

John Dorsey (pictured, left), who is entering his 22nd season in NFL personnel, has been promoted to director – football operations. He previously served as a college scout (1991-97) and director of college scouting (1997-98, 2000-2011) for the Packers and as director of player personnel for the Seattle Seahawks (1999).

Eliot Wolf (pictured, right), who is entering his ninth season with the club, has been promoted to director of pro personnel. He spent his first four years with the Packers as a pro personnel assistant and the next three as assistant director of pro personnel. In 2011, Wolf served as the team’s assistant director of player personnel.

Brian Gutekunst, who is entering his 14th season with the organization, has been promoted to director of college scouting. He spent the past 11 seasons as a college scout in the Southeast region. Prior to that, Gutekunst served as a scout for the East Coast region from 1999-2000.

Alonzo Highsmith, who is entering his 14th season with the club, has been promoted to senior personnel executive. He spent the past 13 seasons as a college scout for the Southwest region.

Sam Seale, who is entering his 17th season with the Packers, has been promoted to West regional scout. He served as an area scout for the past 16 seasons.

Richmond Williams, who is entering his fifth season with the team, has been promoted to area scout. He served as the team’s National Football Scouting representative for the past four seasons.

Chad Brinker, who is entering his third season with the organization, has been promoted to pro scout. He served as a scouting assistant for the past two seasons.

The Packers have hired John Wojciechowski as an area scout, Glenn Cook as a pro scout and Michael Owen as a college scout.

Wojciechowski (woh-jih-cow-skee) spent the past nine seasons with the Dallas Cowboys as the team’s Northeast area scout. Prior to that, Wojciechowski spent five seasons scouting for the Jacksonville Jaguars and two seasons as a player personnel assistant with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was a first-team all-conference selection as a defensive end at Duquesne University.

Cook served as a scouting assistant for the Indianapolis Colts in 2011. He also worked as a graduate assistant at the University of Miami after lettering four times (2004-06, 2008) for the Hurricanes at linebacker. Cook appeared in 47 games with 17 starts at Miami and led the team with 76 tackles as a senior.

Owen was a four-year letterman (2006-09) at Syracuse University, playing tight end, defensive end and linebacker during his career. Elected a team captain as a senior, he finished his career with 36 receptions for 319 yards (8.9 avg.) and three TDs. Owen served as an assistant coach at his alma mater, Riverhead (N.Y.) High School, each of the past two seasons.

The promotions and additions are part of a player personnel department that also includes Tim Terry, Lee Gissendaner, Jon-Eric Sullivan, Danny Mock and Autumn Thomas-Beenenga.

Green Bay Packers Player Personnel Dept.
Name, title
John Dorsey, Director - Football Operations
Eliot Wolf, Director of Pro Personnel
Brian Gutekunst, Director of College Scouting
Alonzo Highsmith, Senior Personnel Executive
Sam Seale, West Regional Scout
Tim Terry, Assistant Director of Pro Personnel
Lee Gissendaner, Area Scout
Jon-Eric Sullivan, Area Scout
John Wojciechowski, Area Scout
Richmond Williams, Area Scout
Chad Brinker, Pro Scout
Glenn Cook, Pro Scout
Michael Owen, College Scout
Danny Mock, College Scouting Coordinator
Autumn Thomas-Beenenga, Pro Personnel Coordinator

 
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