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  • Wed., May. 27, 2015 8:00 AM CDT Mentor-Protégé Program Training Camp The Green Bay Packers Mentor-Protégé Program will hold its next training camp session on Wednesday, May 27, at 8 a.m. at the Legends Club in the Lambeau Field Atrium.
  • Thu., May. 28, 2015 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM CDT Organized Team Activities (OTAs) Three of the Packers’ upcoming OTA practices will be open to the public at Clarke Hinkle Field.

    The three open practices, weather permitting, will take place on May 28, June 2 and June 10. All practices are scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m.

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    The Green Bay Packers are set to host the team’s second annual “Green Bay Packers Coaching School” at Lambeau Field on Sunday, May 31, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    The complimentary coaching school has a curriculum exclusively designed for youth football coaches, and can accommodate a maximum of 300 coaches. The event will feature innovative classroom sessions in the Lambeau Field Atrium, as well as on-field football instruction from top local high school and youth football coaches in the Don Hutson Center.

  • Tue., Jun. 02, 2015 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM CDT Organized Team Activities (OTAs) Three of the Packers’ upcoming OTA practices will be open to the public at Clarke Hinkle Field.

    The three open practices, weather permitting, will take place on May 28, June 2 and June 10. All practices are scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m.

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QB Aaron Rodgers Nominated For FedEx Air NFL Player Of The Week Honors

Posted Dec 29, 2010

Fans To Track Accomplishments, Vote For Winners On NFL.com

Vote for Aaron!

Quarterbacks JOSH FREEMAN of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, CARSON PALMER of the Cincinnati Bengals and AARON RODGERS of the Green Bay Packers are the finalists for the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Week honors for games played on December 23-28, while running backs LeGARRETTE BLOUNT of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, MATT FORTE of the Chicago Bears and ADRIAN PETERSON of the Minnesota Vikings are the finalists for the FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week, the NFL announced today.

Fans can vote for one player in each category on NFL.com/FedEx from 9 a.m. EST on Tuesday through noon EST on Friday to determine the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week. The winners will be announced Friday evening on NFL.com.  New this year, fans will be able to keep tabs on the achievements of their favorite Air & Ground players (and others) with the NFL Milestone Tracker, presented by FedEx.

Fans will be voting for more than their favorite player. As part of the Air & Ground program, FedEx continues its support of Safe Kids USA by making weekly $2,000 donations in each of the winning players’ names. The funding, allocated to local Safe Kids coalitions in that team’s city, is used for pedestrian safety improvements throughout the year, from upgraded crosswalks and safety signs to traffic barriers and educational training.

A closer look at the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Week finalists:

  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB JOSH FREEMAN threw five touchdowns completing 21 of 26 passes for 237 yards in the Buccaneers’ 38-15 win over the Seattle Seahawks.
  • Cincinnati Bengals QB CARSON PALMER completed 16 of 21 passes for 269 yards and four touchdowns in the Bengals’ 34 – 20 win over the San Diego Chargers.
  • Green Bay Packers QB AARON RODGERS completed 25 of 37 passes for 404 yards and four touchdowns in the Packers’ 45 -17 win over the New York Giants.

A closer look at the FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week finalists:

  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB LeGARRETTE BLOUNT rushed 18 times for 164 yards in the Buccaneers’ 38-15 win over the Seattle Seahawks.
  • Chicago Bears RB MATT FORTE rushed 19 times for 113 yards and one touchdown in the Bears’ 38-34 win over the Yew York Jets.
  • Minnesota Vikings RB ADRIAN PETERSON rushed 22 times for 118 yards and a touchdown to help the Vikings upset the Eagles 24-14 on Tuesday night.

 

 
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