Welcome to your Green Bay Packers Online Community!

Since 2006, PackersHome has been providing a unique experience for fans.
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
Options
View
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline nerdmann  
#1 Posted : Wednesday, May 15, 2013 5:53:17 AM(UTC)
nerdmann

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 6,881
Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 2,293
Applause Received: 571

JSO


Cutting edge journalism at it's finest:

Quote:
It would have been a tall order to improve an Evening with Aaron Rodgers given the natural storytelling ability of the quarterback and the cause he supports that has become so strong and personal for so many people in the state of Wisconsin.

But the MACC Fund did it in this, the fourth year, when it invited 79-year-old Bart Starr to take a seat next to Rodgers at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Milwaukee on Tuesday night.


This is where it REALLY gets edgy:

Quote:
When Starr spelled t-e-a-m, "together everyone achieves more," he was talking about football but also the purpose of the MACC Fund as well.
“Winning is not a sometime thing, it is an all the time thing. You don't do things right once in a while…you do them right all the time.”
Sponsor
Offline PackerTraxx  
#2 Posted : Wednesday, May 15, 2013 6:54:35 AM(UTC)
PackerTraxx

Rank: 2nd Round Draft Pick

Posts: 1,783
Joined: 8/13/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 18
Applause Received: 127

When I see stories like this, I think of the comment Aaron made to mother, something like "I don't want to be the best player in the NFL, I want to be the best man". Emulating Bart Starr is a good place to go. I could easily see Aaron being much like Bart as he grows older, a great statesman and loyal to the Packers and selfless. One of the things Lombardi preached.
Why is Jerry Kramer not in the Hall of Fame?
thanks Post received 1 applause.
texaspackerbacker on 5/15/2013(UTC)
Offline texaspackerbacker  
#3 Posted : Wednesday, May 15, 2013 7:45:51 AM(UTC)
texaspackerbacker

Rank: 1st Round Draft Pick

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2014

United States
Posts: 2,527
Joined: 3/4/2013(UTC)
Location: Texas

Applause Given: 388
Applause Received: 224

I don't understand why the word "SHOCK" is in the thread title. Is this a surprise to anybody on any level?
Expressing the Good Normal Views of Good Normal Americans.
If Anything I Say Smacks of Extremism, Please Tell Me EXACTLY What.
Offline nerdmann  
#4 Posted : Wednesday, May 15, 2013 3:21:28 PM(UTC)
nerdmann

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 6,881
Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 2,293
Applause Received: 571

Originally Posted by: texaspackerbacker Go to Quoted Post
I don't understand why the word "SHOCK" is in the thread title. Is this a surprise to anybody on any level?


I was using sarcastic irony.
“Winning is not a sometime thing, it is an all the time thing. You don't do things right once in a while…you do them right all the time.”
Offline texaspackerbacker  
#5 Posted : Wednesday, May 15, 2013 5:27:31 PM(UTC)
texaspackerbacker

Rank: 1st Round Draft Pick

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2014

United States
Posts: 2,527
Joined: 3/4/2013(UTC)
Location: Texas

Applause Given: 388
Applause Received: 224

Originally Posted by: nerdmann Go to Quoted Post
I was using sarcastic irony.


OK, Good.

Expressing the Good Normal Views of Good Normal Americans.
If Anything I Say Smacks of Extremism, Please Tell Me EXACTLY What.
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
Forum Jump  
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error



Recent Topics
4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

7h / Around The NFL / Dexter_Sinister

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

12h / Random Babble / Pack93z

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

23-Jul / Random Babble / DakotaT

22-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / DakotaT

22-Jul / Fantasy Sports Talk / Zero2Cool

22-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / Wade

22-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

22-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

22-Jul / Random Babble / dhazer


Tweeter

Copyright © 2006-2014 PackersHome.com™. All Rights Reserved.