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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 rushing plays of 2012

Posted Jan 28, 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 first installment of this year’s “Signature Snaps” series features the top five rushing plays of 2012, presented here in chronological order:

Randall Cobb, 28-yard run vs. Chicago, Week 2

The Packers debuted Cobb in the backfield in the season opener against the 49ers, and his longest run of the season came the following week. Getting great blocks from Josh Sitton on Brian Urlacher and from Bryan Bulaga on Lance Briggs, Cobb made Chicago safety Chris Conte whiff in the open field. Cobb finished the regular season with 10 carries for 132 yards, or 13.2 per rush.

Alex Green, 41-yard run at Indianapolis, Week 5

Having blown a 21-3 halftime lead, the Packers trailed the Colts 22-21 in the fourth quarter when Green broke off the longest run of the season for Green Bay. Out of a full-house backfield, Green made two tacklers miss and set up the go-ahead TD on the following play, a lead the Packers would once again squander. Green finished the regular season as the Packers’ leading rusher with 464 yards.

James Starks, 22-yard TD vs. Minnesota, Week 13

The Packers trailed the Vikings 14-13 late in the third quarter when Starks took a pitch around right end. New right tackle Don Barclay got in a linebacker’s way and receiver James Jones got a block on the safety, springing Starks down the sideline for what turned out to be the winning score. This was the longest TD run by a Packers running back on the season.

Aaron Rodgers, 27-yard TD vs. Detroit, Week 14

The Packers quarterback actually turned in the longest TD run of the season for Green Bay, and it was also the longest of his career. Deftly escaping what looked like a sure sack, Rodgers scrambled to his right and found all kinds of open space as the Lions defenders stuck to their coverage assignments. The TD, coming early in the third quarter, gave the Packers their first lead in a game they trailed 14-0 at the start.

DuJuan Harris, 18-yard TD at San Francisco, NFC Divisional

A sparkplug out of the backfield for the Packers late in the season, Harris got a great block from T.J. Lang on 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman and then made the safety miss near the goal line. The TD gave the Packers a 14-7 lead late in the first quarter, the last time Green Bay would have the lead in the game that ended the season.

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

 
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