As we head into August, many Wisconsinites across the state get the itch for cool afternoons and evenings full of football. Packer fans wait all summer for baseball coverage to end and football highlights to flash on their television screens. The first preseason game (finally) occurs this Thursday against the San Diego Chargers, much to the delight of fans in the state.
This season is expected to be another successful endeavor for the Packers. The Packers have a great coach, one of the best quarterbacks in football, and the fans are truly one of a kind. Where else can you find a stadium packed with cheeseheads and bare-chested fans—in the middle of winter nonetheless?! Packer fans have a lot to look forward to, as they are expected to do well again this season. What are your thoughts on the upcoming Packer season this year?
Who’s excited for Packer season to start? What are your predictions for this season?
There may be no better state than Wisconsin to catch football action. Not only are the Packers a blast to watch, but Badger football fills the afternoons of college students, Wisconsin alumni, and many fans as well. What is your favorite football team or player? What is your favorite part about being a football fan in Wisconsin?