The Packers were founded on August 11, 1919. This Fall marks their 100th Season!

JOIN THE PACKERS CENTURY CLUB

Be part of a select community that connects all of the great fans and players!

Meet Jim Rice – Author & Packer Historian

Jim has been writing and speaking about Packer history in Wisconsin since 2011.  A former history teacher, coach and school superintendent, sports history has been a lifelong interest of Jim’s.  He attended Marquette University in the 1970s and has remained in Wisconsin ever since.

Listen to Jim’s Packer Podcast Interviews

Beyond the great games that Jim writes about are some truly amazing stories from fans, sportswriters, and former players about the only community owned franchise in pro sports. Take a walk through history through the eyes of those that live and breathe Packer football!

Bring Jim into Speak to Your Group

Jim speaks to groups of all sizes about Packer history throughout the football season.  With the Packers preparing to play their 100th season, Jim presents photos of his extensive memorabilia collection of old football cards, newspapers and magazines to trace Packer history from Lambeau to McCarthy.

Own the Books that are Packer History! 

Jim’s four books — Giant Cheeseheads,  13 Championship Seasons, 92 Years! and Great Games of the Gridiron — detail histories of games and rivalries over the 100-year history of the franchise. Easy to purchase and packed full of stories, statistics and Packer information for the die hard fan.  

THE PACKERS’ CENTURY PROJECT: 1919-2019

Jim Rice’s new compendium coming out Fall of 2018, exclusive to PackersCentury members.

The Packers’ Century Project presents every game in Packer history, along with all the game details, hundreds of stories from fans, players and reporters that go back to the very beginning of the franchise.  These stories cement the legacy that is shared by the Packers, their fans, and the great state of Wisconsin.

ALL THE GAMES!  ALL THE STORIES !
OVER A THOUSAND GAMES OVER 100 YEARS!
It’s a big job, but somebody has to do it!

Join Jim and these Packer FAN Hall of Famers in The Packers’ Century > 

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Richard “Ike” Eisenhauser

Wauwatosa, WI — Inducted 2008

Ike went to hundreds of game in Milwaukee and Green Bay.  In fact, he met his wife at a blind date at a County Stadium Packer game in 1955.

Jim Becker

Racine, WI — Inducted 2010

Jim and Pat have 11 children — all Packer fans —and Jim’s “blood donation story” is a wonderful testimony to his love for the Packers.

Vivian Scharf-Laabs

Cedarburg, WI — Inducted 2014

Vivian first started following the Packers in 1947. She and her twin brother share a birthday with Bart Starr and Vivian attended Super Bowl II .

Steve Schumer

Gillette, NJ — Inducted 2015

Steve’s dedication to the green and gold goes further than most — having traveled across the country to see dozens of games.

Frank Lamping

Union Grove, WI — Inducted 2017

Frank’s hometown rallied around his nomination to the HOF because of his legendary love and loyalty to the Packers.

Are you next?

Inducted 2019

Membership in the Packers Century Club does not guarantee admission into the HOF, but it sure won’t hurt your chances!

Subscribe to The Packers Century Club!

It’s FREE!  You get freebies! And you’ll be joining what’s soon to be the biggest and best community of Packer fans on earth!
It’s a big project… and we have big ambitions. 🙂

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“Jim, you are a class act. I continue to wish you well with your endeavor, my friend.”

Steve Schumer

Packer FAN Hall of Fame

“Jim, the greatest Packer fan and best author in the world!”

Frank Lamping

Packer FAN Hall of Fame

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