Lambeau Field has become a legendary football venue for all the pro games it has hosted since 1957. In 2016, however, the Green Bay Packers' home stadium will begin a new chapter of its historic existence by hosting its first major college football game.The Wisconsin Badgers will play the LSU Tigers at Lambeau for the 2016 season opener. Assuming things go off without a hitch, Packers...
The NFL hasn't had a team in the country's second-largest market since both the Rams and Raiders bolted from Los Angeles in 1995.Green Bay Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy doesn't see that as a sustainable model, according to Ryan Wood of Press-Gazette Media, even though the league's popularity is currently flourishing. He called the L.A. market "crucial" for the NFL to sustain...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It may not be long before the Green Bay Packers are playing a regular-season game in London as part of the NFL's International Series. However, Packers season-ticket holders can rest assured that it won't be in place of a game at Lambeau Field. "We would never give up a home game," team president and CEO Mark Murphy said. "It's too important for the community....
Packers CEO Mark Murphy fielded some questions during his monthly blog post on Packers.com. The most interesting of which was a question regarding college football players at Northwestern attempt to form a union and what ramifications this could have on both the college game as well as the NFL. “[T]he NCAA colleges have served as a great breeding ground for NFL teams over the...
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