Butler’s Hall of Fame bid falls short

Former Green Bay Packers safety LeRoy Butler’s bid to join the Pro Football Hall of Fame fell short for a second straight year. Butler was a finalist for a second straight season but revealed via Twitter on Wednesday that he once again came up short of the...

Woodson, Butler are Hall of Fame semifinalists

Two former Green Bay Packers were named semifinalists for the 2021 Pro Football Hall of Fame class. Charles Woodson joints Peyton Manning, Jared Allen and Calvin Johnson as first-year eligible players to make the list of 25 semifinalists. Former Packers safety Leroy...

Nine former Packers on Pro Football Hall of Fame nominees list

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced a total of 130 modern-era nominees for the 2021 class on Wednesday.  That list includes a total of nine former Green Bay Packers. Safety LeRoy Butler, who was a finalist last year, is on the ballot again this year, while Charles...

Butler named a finalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Former Green Bay Packers safety LeRoy Butler was named one of 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2020.  As many as five of those players will be voted into the Hall on Super Bowl weekend in Miami. This is the first year that...

Butler falls short of Hall of Fame cut

Former Green Bay Packers safety LeRoy Butler missed the cut to 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2019. Butler was among 25 semifinalists for the second straight year but didn’t make the cut to 15 finalists.  Three former...

Butler inches closer to Hall of Fame

Former Green Bay Packers great Leroy Butler, is a semifinalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Butler was one of 27 semifinalists announced on Tuesday by the Hall of Fame that will be considered for induction into the Class of 2018.  The list was trimmed for 108 to...

More Packers joining Hall of Fame discussion

Former Green Bay Packers coach Mike Holmgren, safety Leroy Butler and receiver Sterling Sharpe were among the 94 players and coaches nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2017. Holmgren served as the Packers head coach from 1992 to 1998 and...

Packers release details for 11th annual “Tailgate Tour”

The 11th annual Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour gets underway June 17th and runs through the 21st.  The team announced the details of the tour on Tuesday. The tour will make stops in Ripon (June 17), Fort Atkinson (June 18), Dodgeville (June 19), Black River Falls...

Packers honor the Lambeau Leap (Audio)

It was 21 years ago that Leroy Butler took a lateral from Reggie White and raced down the field for a defensive touchdown.  Butler didn’t stop in the end zone either.  He ran all the way to the stadium wall and jumped into the waiting arms of the fans seated in...

Butler’s church speech cancelled

Former Green Bay Packers pro bowl safety LeRoy Butler was set to speak at a Wisconsin church, but that appearance was cancelled.  Also gone is the $8,500 appearance fee, all because Butler congratulated NBA player Jason Collins for coming out and announcing that...

Majkowski joins concussion lawsuit

Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Don Majkowski has joined a lawsuit involving more than 100 former NFL players that claims the NFL did not properly protect them from concussions. Majkowski played six seasons and 68 games with the Packers from 1987 to 1992.  He...