Who played in the 1996 NFC Championship Game?

Who played in the 1996 NFC Championship Game?

The Green Bay Packers
On This Day: Packers win 1996 NFC Championship at frigid Lambeau Field. The Green Bay Packers faced the Carolina Panthers in the 1996 NFC Championship Game on Jan. 12, 1997. The Packers won 30-13 and advanced to Super Bowl XXXI.

Did Brett Favre win a Superbowl?

Brett Favre won one Super Bowl championship.

Who did Brett Favre Retire With?

Following his trade to the Green Bay Packers the next year, Favre led the franchise to victory in Super Bowl XXXI. He was also named the league’s MVP three years in a row. After shorter stints with the New York Jets and Minnesota Vikings, Favre retired from football after the 2010 season.

Is Ted Thompson married?

At 54 years old, Thompson has never married. The children in his life are five nieces and nephews and the children of his staff, like Reggie McKenzie’s kids, who call him “Mr. Ted.” When the Packers’ director of pro personnel coached his boy’s 9-year-old baseball team, Thompson came to watch.

Did the Packers win the Super Bowl in 1996?

Green Bay beat the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XXXI to win their third Super Bowl and twelfth NFL Championship. In 2007, the 1996 Packers were ranked as the 16th greatest Super Bowl champions on the NFL Network’s documentary series America’s Game: The Super Bowl Champions.

Who went to the Super Bowl in 1996?

The Cowboys defeated the Steelers by the score of 27–17. The game was played on January 28, 1996, at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona, the first time the Super Bowl was played in the Phoenix metropolitan area.

How many Super Bowls did Bret Favre win?

two Super Bowls
Favre played 16 seasons in Green Bay. During his time with the Packers, Favre was the first and only NFL player to win three consecutive AP MVP awards. He helped the Packers appear in two Super Bowls, winning Super Bowl XXXI and losing Super Bowl XXXII.

What killed Ted Thompson?

January 20, 2021
Ted Thompson/Date of death

Who is the Packers general manager?

Brian Gutekunst
Green Bay Packers/General managers
One day after Aaron Rodgers was brutally honest about his relationship with the Green Bay Packers, general manager Brian Gutekunst executed one move that made the MVP quarterback happy — for the time being.

Will Aaron Rodgers leave Packers?

Aaron Rodgers Could Leave Packers After Signing Massive New Contract. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers signed a whopping four-year extension worth $134 million on Wednesday, which keeps him signed through the 2023 season.

Who is the Green Bay Packers head coach?

As of January 2019, the head coach of the Green Bay Packers is Matt LaFleur, who was named to that position after Mike McCarthy was fired during the 2018 NFL season.

Who are the Green Bay Packers free agents?

The Green Bay Packers’ full list of free agents in 2019 is headlined by 10 unrestricted free agents, including receiver Randall Cobb and outside linebacker Clay Matthews. The Packers will have 21 total free agents.

Is Aaron Rodgers still on the Packers?

Rodgers’ current deal still has two years left on it. While it will expire after the 2019 season, the Packers have made it a priority to work out an extension that will ensure Rodgers is with the franchise the rest of his career.