Posts tagged "Green Bay Packers"

Bears-Packers wager made by top NASCAR drivers

Bears-Packers wager made by top NASCAR drivers
Typically when NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stars Matt Kenseth and Kurt Busch discuss the “field” it has to do with 41 other drivers and isn’t named “Lambeau,” but on Thursday, Sept. 13 that all changes. Prior to heading to Chicagoland Speedway to kick off the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Kenseth and Busch will... Read more »

Former Notre Dame QB Blair Kiel passes away

Former Notre Dame QB Blair Kiel passes away
Blair Kiel, a backup quarterback for the Green Bay Packers in the early 1990s, and of the last Pack signal callers to start at the position before Brett Favre began his phenomenal streak has died. Kiel last started for the Packers in 1991. Favre took over the position from 1992-2007. Kiel passed away in Columbus,... Read more »

Upset Packers Fan Crying After Playoff Loss (Video)

Upset Packers Fan Crying After Playoff Loss (Video)
Green Bay Packers fan Casey Lewis is rather emotional in this video, which was shot right after the Pack suffered a stunning home playoff loss t the New York Giants. Green Bay rolled to a 15-1 regular season, but couldn’t get past their first postseason game. Casey seems to believe in a lot of the... Read more »
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You can be a Part Owner of the Green Bay Packers for $275

You can be a Part Owner of the Green Bay Packers for $275
Want to be a balla, shot-calla, 20″ rims on your Impala? Well I can’t promise you a way to that, but if you go packersowner.com and you have $250 to burn (plus the $25 handling fee) you can become a bonafide NFL owner. That’s right, you’d own a share of the Green Bay Packers, the... Read more »

Fearless 2011 NFL Season Picks: Bears take NFC Wild Card?

Fearless 2011 NFL Season Picks: Bears take NFC Wild Card?
It all starts tonight with the traditional Super Bowl Champ getting the first home game on Thursday night (Green Bay Packers vs. New Orleans Saints). This time the previous, previous SB winner is the opponent. And there’s always the national block party that comes with it as America’s favorite day in sports comes  always complete... Read more »

Former Notre Dame, Green Bay Packers Coach Dan Devine to Get Statue

A sculpture of former University of Notre Dame football coach Dan Devine, a member of the College Football Hall of Fame and coach of the 1977 Irish national championship team, will be dedicated Friday, Oct. 7 (the day before Notre Dame’s home football game against Air Force), at Notre Dame Stadium. You might know Devine... Read more »
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Packers Defense Carries them to Super Bowl 45

Similar to the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears ugly match-up in week 17, someone had to win the NFC Championship. After three quarters of stifling defense and a riveting fourth quarter, the Packers edged out the Bears 21-14 to become the second-ever #6 seed to make the Super Bowl. Super Bowl XLV will mark... Read more »

Badgers Crush Northwestern; Wisconsin Takes Part 1 of Chicago Doubleheader

As extremely lopsided as the college football meeting was between these teams, the Northwestern vs. Wisconsin college basketball contest was even more one-sided. As you might have heard, there is a “little football game” between the two NFL franchises overlapping the Badgers and Wildcats fan bases. In fact, this game was even moved up a... Read more »

Bears-Packers NFC Title Game Should be a Close One

The Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears have faced off against each other 181 times, but Sunday’s NFC Championship matchup will be the biggest meeting to date. This will be only the second time ever that the two have played each other in the playoffs, and the first time they’ve met in the NFC Championship.... Read more »
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Video of Stumbling, Bumbling Green Bay Packers Fan

Big ups to my Chicago Now blog brother over at Chicago Sports Mob. (Again, I’m very proud to be a “made man” within the tight knit family of the Chicago Sports Mob…cue the “Layla” piano exit from “Goodfellas” in your head) for bringing this video of a Packer fan to my attention. It has thousands... Read more »
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