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49ers get by Packers and move on to Super Bowl

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA 49ers running game and Packers own miscues spell defeat GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Packers have occasionally been charged with winning ugly this season. Well, if that’s true, winning ugly is still better than losing in the NFC championship game. While they out gained the 49ers in yards,

Congratulations to the Green Bay Packers!

The Packers fell a little short (just one game short) of going to the Super Bowl, as a result of the 2019 season.  But what a season it was!  Under rookie head coach, Matt LaFleur, the Packers record was 14-4, including playoffs.  And we are certain that additional roster improvements are underway and the Packers

NFC Championship Game Tickets – On Sale Now!

PACKERS AT SAN FRANCISCO THIS SUNDAY! The Packers have advanced to the NFC Championship game in San Francisco on Sunday January 19th at 5:40 pm CST. Join Event USA in cheering on the Pack to the Super Bowl! Hurry while supplies last!     If purchased you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions and should

Packers take on 49ers in NFC Championship

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Rodgers-to-Adams clicks as Green Bay starts fast, does enough to stop Seattle GREEN BAY, Wis. – This is where it gets really fun. Aaron Rodgers’ post-game comment, like his third-down darts, was right on target Sunday night. Whether he was delivering passes or one-liners, he didn’t have time

Packers host Seattle; Vikings upset Saints

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Seahawks stop Eagles 17-9 in tug-of-war; Minnesota takes on 49ers at Santa Clara GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Green Bay Packers spent their bye week taking a long, hard look in the mirror. What they saw gives rise to hope and cause for concern. The Packers saw a

Packers edge Lions to earn NFC’s No. 2 seed

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Green Bay’s defense, just enough offense key narrow 23-20 victory at Ford Field GREEN BAY, Wis. – The coach is too young. The quarterback is too old. The defense can’t be rewired in a single off-season, and certainly not by diving helmet-first into free agency. Naysayers offered a

Packers rock Vikings, capture NFC North

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Green Bay’s formula for success relies on suffocating defense and running the ball GREEN BAY, Wis. – Just win ugly, baby! The awkward play on Al Davis’ legendary quip describes the Packers’ passing attack these days, but who’s complaining? The absence of a stifling defense and a stellar

Packers maul Bears to clinch playoff berth

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Green Bay’s defense forces three TOers; Jones, Adams score 3 TDs in 21-13 win GREEN BAY, Wis. – If you’re conflicted by a Packers’ season that’s at once exhilarating and exasperating, here’s some advice: Don’t be. It’s true that each week the Packers give hope to their foes,

Packers edge Redskins 20-15 in ho-hum affair

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Green Bay’s defense stymies Washington with Guice sidelined, Haskins limping GREEN BAY, Wis. –Let’s start with something the Packers’ media and fans should be able to agree upon: Green Bay hasn’t played its best game yet this season. Not by a long shot. Here’s the question: Are the

Packers brush aside struggling Giants

By Chris Havel Special to Event USA Green Bay’s defense gets three picks; Rodgers throws for four TDs Sunday GREEN BAY, Wis. –Much of the media coverage reflected what a fair number of Green Bay fans were thinking: The Packers’ 31-13 victory over the Giants left a lot to be desired. It might have been