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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 five defensive plays of 2012

Posted Feb 11, 2013

GREEN BAY—Packers.com’s review of the top plays of the season returns with another series of “Signature Snaps.”

With each top five list, the accompanying video and poll will allow you, the fans, to review the plays and vote for your favorite. The top vote-getter in each category will then be included in our final “play of the year” segment.

The third installment of this year’s “Signature Snaps” series features the top five defensive plays of 2012, presented here in chronological order:

M.D. Jennings, 72-yard interception return TD at Detroit, Week 11

A game-changer if there ever was one, this play gave the Packers a big boost on a day their offense struggled. With the Lions leading 10-7 midway through the third quarter and across midfield, Matthew Stafford’s pass deflected off the hands of tight end Tony Scheffler and Jennings was there to snag it. With some tightrope work down the sideline and a convoy of blockers, Jennings took it the distance for the Packers’ first defensive touchdown of the season.

Morgan Burnett, interception in end zone vs. Minnesota, Week 13

The Vikings were poised to add to their 14-10 lead early in the third quarter when quarterback Christian Ponder made an ill-advised decision. Rolling to his right, he tried to throw back across the field to receiver Michael Jenkins along the end line, but Burnett was in position to leap high and haul it in. The Packers went on to score the final 13 points of the game for a critical NFC North win.

Mike Daniels, 43-yard fumble return TD vs. Detroit, Week 14

Daniels was Johnny-on-the-spot when the ball slipped out of Stafford’s hand and lay harmlessly on the turf in the second quarter of a prime-time contest. The rookie defensive lineman didn’t just fall on it, though. He showed his athleticism by scooping it up and rumbling all the way to a Lambeau Leap, making the key play in the Packers’ comeback from an early 14-0 deficit.

Casey Hayward, interception at Chicago, Week 15

Hayward led the Packers, and all NFL rookies, with six interceptions in 2012, and this might have been his biggest. In a 7-7 tie late in the second quarter, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler and receiver Devin Hester were not on the same page, and Hayward was right there to pick off the wayward throw. A 24-yard return set up a touchdown right before halftime, and when the Packers added another score to open the third quarter, they were on their way to clinching a second straight division title.

Sam Shields, 52-yard interception return TD at San Francisco, NFC Divisional

On just the fourth snap of the game, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick made his first and perhaps only mistake. Scrambling to his left, he fired a pass right to Shields, who went straight up the sideline for a touchdown and early 7-0 lead. Unfortunately, this was the last defensive highlight for the Packers in this game, and consequently, in their season.

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

 
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