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Acme Packing Company Jun 25, 2015

Cheese curds: Green Bay Packers news and links for June 25, 2015

Packers get high marks for offseason and a Brett Favre special is on the way. It's Thursday, which means you folks catching up on sports news from the office have just 16 more hours to go before that sweet, sweet weekend. Well, to help smooth over the home stretch, we've collected all the best Green Bay Packers stories from around the web. First up, ESPN's Rob Demovsky assigns a letter grade to the team's offseason moves and breaks down best and riskiest decisions. Retaining Randall Cobb, Bryan Bulaga help Packers get top offseason grade | ESPN The Packers have garnered plenty of praise for...
Windy City Gridiron Jun 13, 2015

30 Day Challenge: Most hated opposing player of all time

Every day in the month of June we'll ask a different Chicago Bears related question to our readers. Make sure you guys participate in the entire 30 Day Challenge so we can all get to know our WCG community a little better. When I was a wee lad, in the early-mid 1980s, my family moved from central Illinois to Wisconsin. This lasted until 1990, when we moved back. Thank heavens that happened when it did. In 1992, Don Majkowski was the starting quarterback for the Green Bay Packers. Suffering an ankle ligament injury, he was replaced by Brett Lorenzo Favre. Favre proceeded to play every game...
Acme Packing Company Jun 4, 2015

Cheese Curds: Green Bay Packers News and Links for June 4, 2015

As week two of OTAs concludes today, we find news items on the newest Packers quarterback and the family of the Ol' Gunslinger. Green Bay Packers quarterbacks, both old and new, are at the forefront of today's Cheese Curds. While we have a little more insight into what makes rookie fifth-round pick Brett Hundley tick, we also find out about some great Brett Favre stories from his oldest daughter, who has gone through some tough times herself and emerged as a successful person. Sprinkled in among those pieces, we also have more player and coach interviews from OTAs, as well as a statistical...

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater meets his idol Brett Favre for the first time

By Chris Tomasson ctomasson@pioneerpress.com Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater showed up last week for what he thought would be a routine day of workouts at Winter Park. Little did he know he soon would meet his idol for the first time. Bridgewater grew up following legendary Brett Favre, and last month talked about how he is the quarterback he wants to emulate. When Bridgewater looked up during a workout last Friday, there was Favre, who was visiting Winter Park five years after he last played for Minnesota. “He just showed up and it was pretty cool,’’ Bridgewater said. “It was a...

Legendary quarterback Brett Favre visits Winter Park, thrills some Vikings players

By Chris Tomasson ctomasson@pioneerpress.com Brett Favre was back at Winter Park on Friday. The legendary quarterback was in the Twin Cities to see some friends. He also found time to stop by the practice facility where he spent the 2009 and 2010 seasons for the Vikings. The team’s first session of organized team activities ran Tuesday through Thursday and players weren’t required to be on hand Friday. But there were some there lifting weights who got to see Favre. “Man I just got to meet Brett Farve!!,’’ tweeted wide receiver Charles Johnson, misspelling his last name. “The...

Favre stops by Winter Park to say hello

As if the Vikings weren’t already generating enough storylines this week, Brett Favre was back in the building at Winter Park earlier today. Favre?!? At Winter Park?!? #FAVREWATCH is back on in 2015!!! No, not exactly. I’m told the former Vikings, Jets and Packers quarterback is in the Twin Cities to visit with some old friends. While in town, he stopped by Winter Park to chat with old teammates and buddies in the building. Favre’s presence got some of the team’s young players pretty excited. Man I just got to meet Brett Farve!! The legend.. I started sweating and everything! One of...

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