Sunday, Dec. 21
at Tampa Bay Buccaneers
This will be the Packers’ first December visit to Tampa Bay since 1999, when they played the day after Christmas. … It also marks Green Bay’s first visit to Raymond James Stadium since 2009. … The Bucs have won three of the last four meetings between the clubs, including victories at home in 2008 and 2009. … The Buccaneers signed ex-Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith this offseason.
Sunday, Dec. 28
vs. Detroit Lions
This will be the fourth time under McCarthy that the Packers have closed the regular season against the Lions at Lambeau Field, having also done so in 2007, 2008 and 2011. …Including a 1994 playoff victory, the Packers have won 23 consecutive games against the Lions in the state of Wisconsin. The Packers are 14-2 overall (.875) and 8-0 at home against the Lions under McCarthy.
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