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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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Rodgers named NFC Offensive Player of Week

Posted Oct 17, 2012


Quarterback Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers, safety Antrel Rolle of the New York Giants and kicker  Jason Hanson of the Detroit Lions are the NFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for games played the sixth week of the 2012 season (October 11, 14-15), the NFL announced today.

OFFENSE: QB AARON RODGERS, GREEN BAY PACKERS

  • Rodgers completed 24 of 37 passes (64.9 percent) for 338 yards with six touchdowns and no interceptions for a 133.8 passer rating in the Packers’ 42-24 win at Houston.
  • He is the first player in NFL history with six TD passes against an undefeated team with at least five wins.
  • Rodgers had at least one touchdown pass in all four quarters. He threw three TDs to JORDY NELSON, two to JAMES JONES and one to TOM CRABTREE.
  • Rodgers is one of only three quarterbacks in NFL history to complete at least 60 percent of his passes with at least 330 yards and six touchdowns without an interception. He joins TOM BRADY and Pro Football Hall of Famer Y.A. TITTLE as the only QBs to accomplish the feat.
  • He is the first player in franchise history with six touchdowns and no interceptions in a game.
  • In his eighth season from California, this is Rodgers’ seventh career Player of the Week Award and second in three weeks (Week 4).
  • Since Week 13, 2010, Rodgers’ seven Player of the Week Awards are the most in the NFL during that span.
  • Rodgers and BRETT FAVRE (12) are the only players in team history to win the award at least seven times.


DEFENSE: S ANTREL ROLLE, NEW YORK GIANTS

  • Rolle had two interceptions and six tackles in the Giants’ 26-3 win at San Francisco.
  • He returned the first interception to the San Francisco 12-yard line and the second to the 49ers five. Both of Rolle’s interceptions set up Giants scores.
  • New York’s defense recorded at least three interceptions and six sacks while holding an opponent to three points or fewer for the first time since November 24, 1985.
  • Rolle was part of a defensive unit that intercepted 49ers quarterback ALEX SMITH three times; Smith threw five INTs all of last season. The Giants ended Smith’s franchise-record streak of 26 starts without a multi-INT game.
  • The Giants are the first team since the 1992 Dolphins to win by at least 20 points against an opponent that had won consecutive games by 30 points each.
  • In his eighth year from Miami, this is Rolle’s fourth career Player of the Week Award and first with the Giants. He previously won three times with Arizona (Weeks 11 and 17, 2007 and Week 9, 2008).
  • He is the first Giants safety to be honored since 1998 (PERCY ELLSWORTH, Week 16).

 
SPECIAL TEAMS: K JASON HANSON, DETROIT LIONS

  • Hanson converted all four field-goal attempts, including the game-winning 45-yarder in overtime, in the Lions’ 26-23 win at Philadelphia.
  • Hanson, who scored 14 points, helped the Lions overcome a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit and sent the game into overtime with a 19-yard field goal with three seconds remaining in regulation.
  • He has nine career overtime field goals, tied for the most in NFL history.
  • Hanson has 2,074 career points and passed JOHN CARNEY (2,062) for the third-most points in NFL history. His 2,074 points are the most ever by a player with one franchise. He has 479 field goals and passed Carney (478) for the third-most in NFL history. Hanson’s 479 field goals are the most ever by a player with one franchise.
  • In his 21st season from Washington State, this is Hanson’s 12th career Player of the Week Award.
  • Hanson (12) surpassed Pro Football Hall of Famer BARRY SANDERS (11) for the most Player of the Week Awards in team history.
  • Hanson was the first ever NFC Special Teams Player of the Week (Week 1, 1993).
 
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