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Mike Sager has waited more than 38 years to become a Green Bay Packers season ticket holder. He put his name on the waiting list in 1975. (Micheal Foley/Forum News Service)

Packers fan gets season tickets after decades on waiting list

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NEW RICHMOND -- Back in 1975, local real estate agent Mike Sager was a young man in his 20s.

He was married with two young children, and he had a job on the labeling crew at Friday Canning Corp.


That's the year he put his name on the list for Green Bay Packers season tickets.

"I've just been an avid Packers fan all my life," Sager said. "When I was growing up it was the era of the original Super Bowls in the mid-’60s."

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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