Green Bay Packers: Stripes

Apparently, referees wore all white, dress shirts, bow ties, and beret-style hats in the early days of football. (a) White, the color of unbiased attitudes and purity, is what fans hope they’re getting when the outcome boils down to one/a few people. (a) In 1920, after a quarterback passed the ball to a referee named […]

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Green Bay Packers: Bleacher Creatures

Picture day for the Green Bay Packers this past Monday! Of course, I love the team photo, and the outtakes shared on social media by the team, but I also love the bleacher seating shown in the background. It was the bleachers in the photo that inspired me to share a game day story not […]

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Green Bay Packers: Vibes

Coming off the Week 3 win heading into a short work week what stuck out to me was the theme of recovery and good energy. Coach LaFleur has described Jaire’s energy as “contagious,” and recently Preston Smith shared how he “feeds off” Z’Darius Smith’s energy! “It’s fun to win. We hold ourselves to a high […]

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Green Bay Packers: Loud, Louder, Loudest

Per Peter Bukowski via Twitter yesterday, “There are nine 2-0 teams in the NFL but only one who has two wins against teams who were above .500 last year: the Green Bay Packers.” Say It Louder For The People In The Back (or those still sitting) Peter!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Pretty dynamic environment for the home opener in […]

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Green Bay Packers: Hatorade

Hard to believe it’s been ten seasons since gas was poured on an NFC North rivalry which for the most part hadn’t existed. Before purple Crush there was Hatorade and waffles. Before that? I guess I can’t say. Each year, the Vikings game at Lambeau is my least favorite game; the purple Favre jerseys and […]

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Green Bay Packers: $20.00

Considering it’s both Bears vrs. Packers week and will kick off the NFL’s 100th season, smack talk around my office has been relatively tame. The ratio of Bears to Packers fans at my office is about equal. Everyone appears to be cautiously optimistic for their team. No bold predictions or digs fired at the water cooler this […]

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