ON THE ROAD TO GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Bars in Green Bay opened at 9 a.m. CT Thursday.
Schools let out early.
Thousands of fans had already descended on the Lambeau Field/Resch Center parking area by early afternoon, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
I better jump in the car and make the rest of the trek over to Lambeau Field. Editors will add anything pertinent to the blog while I'm in transit, but otherwise I'll be back with you from the press box.