Hornung, Taylor, Kramer to play in NFL Foundation celebrity golf classic

Posted by Mike Spofford on October 4, 2013 – 10:43 am

Former Packers greats Paul Hornung, Jim Taylor and Jerry Kramer will be among roughly three dozen former NFL players who will play in the NFL Foundation Super Bowl XLVIII Celebrity Golf Classic on Oct. 15 at the Upper Montclair Country Club in Clifton, N.J.

This is the 28th year of the tournament, which benefits the NFL Foundation.


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Packers Heritage Trail Plaza to be unveiled Saturday

Posted by Mike Spofford on September 11, 2013 – 12:24 pm

A plaza with three statues to highlight the Packers Heritage Trail in downtown Green Bay will be unveiled and dedicated at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday at the northeast corner of Washington and Cherry streets.

Statues of Pro Football Hall of Famers Johnny (Blood) McNally and Paul Hornung and team co-founder George Whitney Calhoun will be unveiled, with Hornung on hand along with several other special guests, including Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy.

The Packers Heritage Trail, which was completed last year, is a walking tour of downtown Green Bay that features plaques with detailed descriptions, telling the story of the historical relationship between the Packers and the community. The trail includes other stops in the greater Green Bay area reachable via car or bike.

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