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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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. 

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Cardinals bringing stiff defense to Lambeau Field

Posted Oct 31, 2012

The last time the Green Bay Packers and Arizona Cardinals played against each other, the result was a record-setting explosion of points and yards. The Cardinals won that game, 51-45, which remains the highest-scoring postseason game game in NFL history. It was also a preview of the league’s future.

They’ll meet again this Sunday at Lambeau Field, but don’t expect the same kind of shootout. This one might be more about defense.

The Packers are coming off their lowest yardage production in two years, and the Cardinals managed just three points in a lopsided loss to the 49ers this past Monday. Here’s something else the two teams have in common: lots of injuries.

“We’ve got to keep working. We’ve got to eliminate those mistakes that are hurting us. Hopefully, we’ll get some guys back from injury. It’s really just staying focused on this week’s opponent,” Cardinals Head Coach Ken Whisenhunt said.

The Packers and Cardinals will also share a bye week following this game, and the Cardinals are especially looking forward to using that bye to get healthy and make a second-half-of-the-season run at the playoffs.

They opened the season with a 4-0 run, then followed that with an 0-4 run. The Cardinals are desperate for a win this Sunday.

“I’m not saying this is the championship game for us, but with this being the last game before the bye week, these guys are going to be all in for this week,” former Packers guard Daryn Colledge said. Whisenhunt said Colledge, who left the Packers in free agency a year ago, has been the Cardinals’ best offensive lineman through eight games.

“If you told me we were going to lose two tackles, two running backs, two tight ends, a guard and we’d be sitting at .500 at midseason, I’d probably tell you that would be a lie,” Colledge said. “We still have a half a season to go and we need to step up, but we’ve got a tough schedule ahead of us. You’ve got to hit your stride at the right time. We need to have a good game this weekend, we need to come out of the bye week healthy and start getting the train rolling again.”

The Cardinals’ problems on offense continue to be rooted at quarterback, where Kevin Kolb is out with an injury and backup John Skelton has thrown just one touchdown pass and carries a 61.5 passer rating.

The Cardinals’ offense is next-to-last in the league in total yards, but the defense will carry a No. 6 ranking into this game, which includes a No. 4 ranking against the pass and a No. 1 ranking in sacks per pass play.

Those are daunting rankings as they pertain to a Packers offense whose struggles in the running game have spilled over into the passing attack. What the Packers do best, the Cardinals are best at stopping.

“They know what the Green Bay Packers can do. I don’t have to tell them,” Colledge said.

Similarly, the Packers know what they’ll be facing on Sunday, which is to say the exact opposite of what they faced in the desert in the 2009 playoffs. These Cardinals are about defense.

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