By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
A Packers fan recalls the Ice Bowl
Times photo: Anthony Wahl Longtime Packers fan Ed Hughes was present at the infamous Ice Bowl in 1967 the coldest game in NFL history. Despite the frigid experience, hes still a die-hard Packer fan, though he prefers to watch them win from home.
MONROE - Longtime Packers fan Ed Hughes of Monroe experienced the New Year's Eve of a lifetime almost a half-century ago at the legendary "Ice Bowl."Hughes and his wife, Nancy, were in the stands for the 1967 NFL championship game at Lambeau Field when the Packers came back and beat the Cowboys 21-17 for their third straight title, in a game that would live up to its famous name.