Green Bay Packers Players

Nobody becomes a somebody

He was never the prized recruit. None of the college football factories that smother the polls and the airwaves in the US had much interest in the kid from Chico, California.

Sunday, 11 December, 2011, 12:00am

Going crackers with the cheeseheads

Sports fans know there are few things as important in life as a big game.

And for Hong Kong's American community few games get bigger than yesterday's Super Bowl XXXI, in which the Green Bay Packers beat the New England Patriots 35-21.

Among the Packers fans cheering on their team was bar manager Stephanie Hogan.

28 Jan 1997 - 12:00am

Superbowl fever

The Green Packers return to 'the big dance' 30 years after capturing their first championship to meet the New England Patriots in Superbowl XXXI (STAR Sports, 7am) at New Orlean's Superdome.

27 Jan 1997 - 12:00am

MVP Favre sends Packers mixed signals

Brett Favre is seeking a seven-year contract extension, even though he is not sure he'll play that long in the NFL.

The Green Bay Packers' star quarterback said this week he didn't know how long he'd keep playing if he won a Super Bowl. The comment was made after he had won his second straight MVP award.

3 Jan 1997 - 12:00am