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Packers make sense as landing spot for Watt

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Texans release ex-Badgers’ star Friday; Bakhtiari restructures to free cap space GREEN BAY, Wis. – The news of J.J. Watt’s release by the Houston Texans Friday warmed the hearts of Packers’ fans even as an Arctic freeze gripped Wisconsin. For the first time in days fans in the

Packers favorites in NFC to win SB LVI

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Las Vegas odds-makers install Chiefs, Packers as best bets to win it all in 2022 GREEN BAY, Wis. – Green Bay has the NFL’s MVP quarterback, a head coach who deserves but doesn’t get any “Coach of the Year” buzz, and a new defensive coordinator and special teams’

Gutekunst, LaFleur are all in on Rodgers

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA MVP quarterback the centerpiece of Packers’ plans for 2021 …and beyond? GREEN BAY, Wis. – It seems like the Packers face more unknowns than absolutes this offseason, but Aaron Rodgers’ role going into the 2021 NFL season and beyond isn’t among the mysteries. In their season-ending news conferences

Bucs bounce Packers 31-26 in NFC title tilt

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Green Bay’s turnovers, Tampa Bay’s 18-point lead too much to overcome GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Packers’ season ended with a thud Sunday, the finality of it as jarring as a Devin White hit to the helmet. The culprit wasn’t merely Tom Brady’s greatness, or Tampa Bay’s swarming

Congratulations to the Green Bay Packers!

After 13 years the NFC Championship is back at Lambeau field! Get ready to cheer on the Packers as they take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, January 24th at 2:05pm CST. Next stop Super  Bowl LV!