Green Bay Packers Archives

Riverside and Marshall Football receive helmet donation from Packers and Xenith

August 19, 2021

This summer, Riverside University High School and Milwaukee Marshall High School received a donation of high-quality helmets from the Green Bay Packers Xenith Helmet Give Back program. Riverside and Marshall each received 45 helmets and the total value of the donation was just over $20,000. Xenith helmets have a five star safety rating and will… [Read More]

Packers stay in locker room for pre-game anthems

September 17, 2020

The Green Bay Packers stayed in the team locker room during the pregame anthems Sunday, September 13, 2020. A reporter tweeted the news Sunday morning. “Instead of a roll call of who’s sitting or standing, they want to keep the focus on the issues and actions they’re taking to create real change,” Tom Pelissero tweeted…. [Read More]

Packers legend and radio station owner, Willie Davis dies at 85

April 23, 2020

NFL Hall of Famer Willie Davis died on Wednesday, April 15, 2020, at age 85, according to the Green Bay Packers. The pro football player “passed away peacefully” after spending about a month in the hospital with kidney failure, the Packers said. Davis — who became the first black captain for the Packers in 1965… [Read More]

Green Bay Packers beat Chicago Bears in NFL 100th season opener

September 12, 2019

On Thursday, September 5, 2019, the National Football League (NFL) celebrated the kick-off of its 100th season with its first week 1 game, with none other than the Green Bay Packers facing the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field. Packers vs. Bears is one of the oldest rivalries in the NFL. The Packers defeated the Bears… [Read More]

Packers players take part in MKE Plays playground build

September 27, 2018

On Tuesday, September 25, 2018, several Green Bay Packers players joined Alderman Michael J. Murphy, Mayor Tom Barrett, Alderman Russell W. Stamper, II, representatives from the Milwaukee Police Department and MKE Plays volunteers during a special playground build event. The build took place in the 3100 block of W. Galena St., at the site as… [Read More]

Green Bay Packers GiveBack to MPS

March 15, 2018

Milwaukee Public Schools will install a synthetic sports turf surface at Casimir Pulaski Stadium in Milwaukee, thanks in part to a $250,000 grant from the Green Bay Packers through the National Football League Foundation Grassroots Program. The grant from the Packers, the NFL Foundation, and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is part of more than… [Read More]