Green Bay Packers History
Thanksgiving Day History: Green Bay Packers Edition
The Packers played in the NFL’s highest scoring Thanksgiving Day game ever! Technically!
Former Packer Jahri Evans named Pro Football Hall of Fame semifinalist
Evans played for Green Bay in 2017, his final year in the NFL.
Aaron Rodgers throws 500th career touchdown pass to Romeo Doubs
Rodgers is the fifth member of the 500 Club.
After enshrinement, LeRoy Butler reminisces on the journey that led him to the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Speaking at the Enshrinees’ Roundtable on Sunday, Butler recalled a story about Steve Young and endorses Sterling Sharpe for enshrinement in Canton.
Canton and Green Bay: A tale of two cities linked together in football history
Canton gave birth to professional football. Green Bay helped it grow up.
LeRoy Butler prepares for his Lambeau Leap into the Pro Football Hall of Fame
After helping revolutionize the safety position, Butler will soon become the Packers’ 28th member inducted into Canton.
A case for Sterling Sharpe as a deserving Pro Football Hall of Famer
Sharpe’s star burned brightly before it burned out, but that brief career is still worthy of inclusion in Canton.
Davante Adams sets Packers single-season receiving yardage record in first half vs. Lions
Adams broke former teammate Jordy Nelson’s record with a 13-yard catch.
LeRoy Butler selected as one of 15 finalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2022
This is Butler’s third consecutive year as a finalist. Will he finally get his gold jacket in 2022?
Aaron Rodgers passes Brett Favre with 443rd career TD pass, setting Packers record
Lazard’s reach over the pylon helped Rodgers set the new record.
How the Packers recaptured Lombardi-era glory in their first win over the Saints
The Packers’ first ever matchup with the Saints showed they had a little of Vince Lombardi’s magic left.
Packers’ career sacks leaderboard changes after Pro Football Reference’s research
The title now unofficially belongs to Willie Davis, who takes over from Clay Matthews.
Several 2022 College Football Hall of Fame finalists have Packers ties, including Julius Peppers
Julius Peppers is one of several individuals on this year’s finalists list who spent time in Green Bay.
Charles Woodson selected to Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2021
An incredible player and a tremendous person has earned pro footballs’ ultimate individual honor.
Revisiting the greatest throw of Brett Favre’s career
Green Bay officially had something special when Brett broke the Lions in the playoffs.
Packers legend Paul Hornung has passed away at age 84
The Packers legend battled dementia over the last several years.
Packers hold significant historical advantage over division rival Detroit Lions
As rivalry week begins at SB Nation, we look back at the long history between two of the NFL’s oldest rivals.
Hall of Fame kicker Jan Stenerud was reliable and productive in Green Bay
A reader suggestion gives us a great opportunity to reflect on Jan Stenerud’s brief but excellent run in Green Bay.
Davante Adams set to make a big jump up Packers career receiving leaderboard
Entering his seventh year, Adams is about to join some elite statistical company.
Packers All-2010s Team: Punt return spot provides some debate among specialists
Randall Cobb stands head and shoulders above the rest of the Packers’ kickoff returners in the 2010s, but the punt return spot is more debatable.
APC’s Packers All-Decade defense boasts six unanimous picks and several what-ifs
The Packers’ top defense was tougher to pick than the offense for the past decade, with some difficult decisions coming in the secondary.
APC Packers All-2010s Team: Offense has few surprises, ten unanimous picks
There’s not much intrigue in our picks for the All-2010s offense, but it still makes for a fun exercise to look back at the last decade in Green Bay.
How Ted Thompson’s modeling skills prevented a Packers uniform disaster
The Packers once nearly changed their uniforms, but Ted Thompson helped them avoid a terrible mistake.
Creating the best non-teammate offenses in Packers history
What if Aaron Rodgers had Don Hutson to throw to? Or if Bart Starr handed the football off to Ahman Green? We came up with five options for the best Packers offenses constructed from players who never played together in Green Bay.
Packers safety Bobby Dillon selected as part of 2020 Pro Football Hall of Fame class
The Packers did get a safety in the hall this year, just not a modern era inductee.
Packers legend LeRoy Butler not part of Pro Football Hall of Fame’s 2020 class
The Packers legend will have to wait at least one more year for the call to Canton.
Za’Darius Smith is the 14th Packers player to make the Pro Bowl in first year with team
Za’Darius Smith made the Pro Bowl in year 1 with the Packers. Who else has done that?
Playoff history between Packers & 49ers has seen two distinct eras
The Packers and 49ers have met 7 times in the playoffs since 1995.
LeRoy Butler named a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2020
The former Packers safety finally got to the next round of voting after a few years of coming up short.
Three Packers DBs, one kicker are among finalists for NFL 100 All-Time team
One modern player and two from the Lombardi era are on the list of finalists, in addition to a kicker who spent a brief stint in Green Bay.
Packers safety LeRoy Butler named a 2020 semifinalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Butler is a semifinalist for the third straight year and will look to break through to the next round for the first time.
Aaron Rodgers’ trips to Dallas have been few, but they have been memorable
AT&T Stadium has been the site for some of the biggest games of the future Hall of Famer’s career.
Four years ago, the Packers welcomed Brett Favre back to Lambeau Field
The legendary quarterback’s rocky separation with the Lambeau faithful came to an end on this date in 2015 after more than seven years apart.
2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the Packers leaving Milwaukee County Stadium
With this year marking the quarter-century mark since departing Milwaukee, let’s look back at how an odd arrangement came to be.
What if the Packers didn’t have a chance to draft Aaron Rodgers in 2005?
Green Bay took a gamble on a quarterback that wouldn’t play consistently for a few years and the franchise was very fortunate.
Thanks for sending the Packers to the playoffs in 2003, Josh McCown
McCown is retiring, but one play will live on in the memories of Packers fans forever.
Rodgers to Lazard. @Packers answer back!— NFL (@NFL) January 9, 2023
: #DETvsGB on NBC
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Through the contact. Huge play. @ChristianW2017— NFL (@NFL) January 9, 2023
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.@datboi_vontae with the SACK!#DETvsGB | #GoPackGo— Green Bay Packers (@packers) January 9, 2023
GO UP & GET IT @RobTonJr!#DETvsGB | #GoPackGo— Green Bay Packers (@packers) January 9, 2023
Rodgers fakes the pass and strolls in for a TD— NFL (@NFL) January 1, 2023
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