By Kelly O’Day, Editor –
Former Packers players, support staff and even team president Mark Murphy showed up at The Bull in Sheboygan Falls on Monday, July 10, for the benefit of the Packers Hall of Fame.
Players attending this year were: Lynn Dickey, Dave Robinson, Jerry Kramer, Ken Bowman, Don Majkowski, Donny Anderson, Ken Reuttgers, John Anderson, Willie Buchanon, Paul Coffman, Mark Chmura, Frank Winters, Marco Rivera, Johnnie Gray, Mark Lee, Eddie Lee Ivery, Doug Hart, Marv Fleming, Carroll Dale, Bill Schroeder, Gary Ellerson, Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila, Chris Jacke, Gerry Ellis, Harry Sydney, Tony Fisher, and support staff Al Treml, Chuck Lane and Mark Wagner, as well as several members of the HOF staff.
Temperatures were expected to hover in the comfortable range of 75, but they rose more than 10 degrees higher. Golfers remained in good spirits, expressing gratitude that the forecasted morning showers never materialized.
Foursomes played a round of golf before diving into the air-conditioned bar/banquet hall for conversation and autographs, in completely informal fashion. The evening banquet was emceed by Hall of Fame vice president Tom Murphy.