The Green Bay Packers program on getting 15 percentage of the racks full.
The Green Bay Packers are figuring out how to put butts in seats at Lambeau Field this season.
Normally, the Packers have no trouble selling games out, but if we are in the middle of a worldwide pandemic, it is likely to influence attendance in a huge way for the NFL’s true small market group. On a Zoom telephone on Tuesday, Packers President and CEO Mark Murphy talked about exactly what the NFC North franchise is considering seeing attendance in games this year.
“Initial estimates are involving 10,000 and 12,000 seating capacity,” explained Murphy. “It is definitely going to be a really different experience and sense at the arena…We will allow the pandemic pick for all of us. We will monitor locally in addition to across the country how matters are moving. It is very concerning to people, not just the national numbers, but Wisconsin’s numbers along with the countries.”
We can not be amazed Green Bay is hoping to determine how to have lovers.
Although the Packers are among the three biggest brands in the NFL, in addition to the Dallas Cowboys and the Pittsburgh Steelers, they do not actually have a significant metro area to pull out of. While Milwaukee is 100 per cent a Packers city, it is still a tiny trek to go from the southern area of the country north to Green Bay. In other words, that the Packers have been Green Bay’s full market.
“It is likely to be a challenge hosting matches,” explained Murphy. “Maintaining our players healthyour team healthy, our trainers wholesome, then you add on top of this ensuring our fans remain healthy. We do not need to get out too far ahead of ourselves”
Green Bay has given its own season ticket holders an off-beat clause with this particular one-of-a-kind 2020 NFL season. Murphy knows that with less than 15 percentage audiences, it is going to take some time for those fans who are permitted to attend matches this autumn to be screened for the virus and make their way to their chairs, while fulfilling appropriate social distancing protocol.
The Packers do everything in their power to get fans in the seats this year.