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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 path to the playoffs – Week 13

Posted Nov 30, 2013

Vikings are best friend this week; can Bucs and Rams help Packers again?


GREEN BAY—Root for the Bears, Panthers, Cardinals and 49ers to lose this week. That means last week’s foes, the Vikings, are now your best friend, and you’re asking the Buccaneers and Rams to help the Packers for a second straight Sunday.

Following Thursday’s 30-point loss at Detroit, the Packers’ path to the playoffs is now chock full of obstacles. Serious help is needed in Week 13.

It starts in the NFC North, where the Packers, at 5-6-1, now must win their final four games and have both the 7-5 Lions and 6-5 Bears lose twice in order for Green Bay to claim its third straight division crown.

The Packers can take care of one of those Bears losses in Week 17, but it wouldn't hurt to have the other happen sooner rather than later. That puts Chicago at Minnesota at the top of this week’s list of games to watch, as the Packers need the Vikings to knock off the Bears.

After that, everything else listed here will impact a potential wild-card berth.

Any talk of a wild-card spot may reside in hope-and-dream land as far as the Packers are concerned, but for now we’ll stick with mathematical reality, which is this – any team that gets to seven losses would fall behind the Packers if Green Bay can win out.

The team the Packers will have the hardest time catching is 8-3 Carolina, which has won seven straight. The Panthers would have to lose four of five games to finish behind a Green Bay team that runs the table, which isn’t likely.

But Carolina does have two games left against NFC South leader New Orleans, so it’s worth rooting for the Buccaneers to extend their winning streak to four games by beating the Panthers. Tampa Bay helped its fellow “Bay” last week with an upset of the Lions.

After Carolina, the next-hottest team in the NFC might be 7-4 Arizona, which travels to 6-5 Philadelphia, where the Eagles are fighting to stay tied for first atop the NFC East. In a perfect world, the Packers would prefer they both lose (and, speaking of the NFC East, would have preferred Oakland not to blow that 14-point lead in Dallas as the Packers’ team plane returned from Detroit).

But all things considered, it’s best to root for the Eagles to hand the Cardinals their fifth loss. Remember, seven losses is sort of the magic number here, and the Eagles already have five, while the Cardinals are much less likely to get to seven if they enter December with only four.

San Francisco is 7-4 and has a tough NFC West matchup on its hands against the Rams, who manhandled the Bears a week ago and have played the 49ers tough over the past two seasons. A St. Louis win over San Francisco would get the 5-6 Rams back in the wild-card picture but would also tug the 49ers down a bit.

Finally, the Monday night contest pits two NFC division leaders head-to-head, New Orleans and Seattle. The Packers already have no chance of matching the Seahawks’ 10 wins, so barring the almost inconceivable, which would be the 9-2 Saints losing their final five games, this one really doesn’t matter.

But if you want to keep every mathematical possibility on the table for at least one more week, then root for the Seahawks to defeat the Saints.


 
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