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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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Signature Snaps: Top 5 defensive plays

Posted Feb 6, 2014

Watch the video and vote for your favorite in the poll

GREEN BAY—Signature Snaps is back, our look at the top plays from the previous season, along with a poll allowing you to vote for your favorite.

We’ll continue our review of 2013 with the top five defensive plays, listed and described here in chronological order.

Be sure to watch the video and vote in the poll. The top vote-getter in each Signature Snaps category will qualify for the final posting in the series, Play of the Year.

Top 5 defensive plays of 2013

M.D. Jennings, 24-yard fumble return TD at Cincinnati, Week 3

Rallying from an early 14-0 deficit, the Packers turned to their defense. Clay Matthews’ tackle and strip of Bengals RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis was scooped up by Jennings and returned for a score, the third of four consecutive turnovers forced by Green Bay that got the Packers back into the game.

Goal-line stand at Baltimore, Week 6

There were a number of heroes in this sequence, on which the Packers stopped four consecutive Ravens runs from the 4-yard line and in. The last two were both from the 1, with Morgan Burnett making a dynamite play to string Ray Rice to the outside on third down, and then Mike Daniels, Micah Hyde and a host of others collapsing on Bernard Pierce on fourth down. The big stand preserved a 3-0 lead at the time in a game the Packers won by two points.

Sam Shields, INT at Dallas, Week 15

As valiantly as the Packers rallied in the second half against the Cowboys, the game probably doesn’t end in Green Bay’s favor without Shields’ clutch pick. Dallas had the ball on its own 35-yard line with less than three minutes left, and the Packers had just one timeout remaining. But as Matthews nearly sacked Tony Romo, the Cowboys QB was forced to throw off-balance to a crossing Miles Austin, and Shields undercut the route for an interception at midfield.

Seven plays later, the Packers were in the end zone for the fifth straight possession and took their first lead of the game.

Tramon Williams, INT at Dallas, Week 15

Trailing 37-36, the Cowboys still had a minute and 31 seconds to drive for a winning field goal, but their last chance lasted only two plays. Romo’s quick out to WR Cole Beasley was off target, and Williams made a diving grab. Initially ruled an incomplete pass, the play was reviewed and replays showed Williams clearly plucked the ball without it touching the turf. The Packers then kneeled on the ball three times, and the team’s biggest comeback in 31 years was complete.

Tramon Williams, INT vs. San Francisco, Wild Card playoffs

Williams continued his banner finish to the season with his fourth interception over the last eight games, and at a time the Packers needed it most in the wild-card playoff game. San Francisco led 6-0 and was driving for another score when Williams jumped in front of TE Vernon Davis along the sideline and picked off the pass, delivering a big hit to 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick on the tackle as well. The offense converted the turnover into its initial first down and its first points of the contest, and the Packers were in the game the rest of the way.

Be sure to watch the video and vote for your favorite in the poll.

 
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