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Offline Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Saturday, August 17, 2013 5:07:20 PM(UTC)
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It's always interesting learning how others have become fans of the Green Bay Packers.


Myself. I was about 9 years old when I was at a family friends house watching what would later be called the Instant Replay game. After that moment, I was hooked. Then a few years later I lived within a mile or so of the stadium and could hear the crowd. The fly overs were awesome too. It just intensified my passion for the team.

Offline flep  
#2 Posted : Sunday, August 18, 2013 2:27:51 AM(UTC)
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For me i was a bit more different being from the UK. We only ever got 1 hour highlights of the Superbowl 2 weeks after the event, so when in 1982 a new tv channel started showing highlights of a game from the previous week I decided to start watching this strange, alien sport. That season culminated with the skins winning SB17. The following season I decided I needed to pick a team to follow. The game on tv that week was Redskins at Packers. So as the skins were the reigning champions I didn't want to jump on the bandwagon so chose the Packers as my team. 30 years later I am more rabid about the Pack than ever. I eat, sleep and breathe Green Bay.
Offline dhpackr  
#3 Posted : Wednesday, August 28, 2013 4:45:46 PM(UTC)
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loved rich mcgeorge...
Offline madison10  
#4 Posted : Sunday, November 24, 2013 10:57:48 AM(UTC)
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welcome!
Offline Zero2Cool  
#5 Posted : Sunday, November 24, 2013 10:58:54 AM(UTC)
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madison10 said: Go to Quoted Post
welcome!


So, your story about how you became a fan is 'welcome'? Gotta do better than that lol
Offline madison10  
#6 Posted : Sunday, November 24, 2013 11:01:46 AM(UTC)
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I'M ON A TIME CRUNCH!! YOU UNDERSTAND THIS! :) :)

Just kidding. I became a fan a few years back. That's all you need to know!
Offline Zero2Cool  
#7 Posted : Friday, November 7, 2014 8:32:30 AM(UTC)
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The 25th anniversary of the Instant Replay Game reminded me of this thread. I am surprised others haven't chimed in.
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