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Why Are You A Packer Fan?

Discussion in 'Packer Fan Forum' started by Raider Pride, Nov 2, 2006.

  1. Greg C.

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    1. I was born into it. My grandpa attended every home game (except one time when there was a blizzard) from around the mid-60s to the mid-80s. When the Packers were on TV, everyone gathered around and cheered them on, especially my grandma. Dick Butkus was her nemesis.

    Well, I guess that's about it. There was nothing compelling about the team itself back in the 70s and 80s, and even the community ownership thing didn't seem like such a big deal back then. I took it for granted.
     
  2. ChrisC

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    Must be 'bout time for a BUMP!

    PackinSteel,

    How do you decide who to Click for Cans - especially with the standings as at present?!? ;)

    Chris
     
  3. PackinSteel

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    Sometimes you just have to be a homer Chris :lol:
     
  4. Heelntoe

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    good thread...

    1. Because listening to my Dad and Grandpa yelling "JeeeeSuss Crist!!!!" every Sunday all thru the '70s while never ever wavering in their devotion was inspiring.
     
  5. cyoung

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    1. Family, my whole family were packer fans that started me when I was young

    2. The History of great teams, coaches, and players

    3. The fact that Vince Lombardi took a bunch of people on a football field and turned them into a Winning team (again)

    4. Brett Favre (stepping in for Majik in 1993 and played great since)

    5. Reggie White, He was a religious, caring, stood up for his what he believed in. Most of all he was a hell of a football player.
     

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