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Patch Editors Place Friendly Wager on Packers-Vikings Playoff Game

A six-pack of locally brewed beer is at stake in a friendly wager between the Hudson Patch editor and the Stillwater Patch editor on Saturday's Packers-Vikings playoff game. Post your trash talk and photos.

Hudson Patch Editor Micheal Foley, a Packers fan, and Stillwater Patch Editor Shawn Hogendorf, a Vikings fan, are each putting their beer where their mouth is in the form of a friendly wager on Saturday's Packers-Vikings playoff game.

If Green Bay wins, Foley will receive a six-pack of Lift Bridge Brewing's Chestnut Hill beer brewed in Stillwater, and if Minnesota wins, Hogendorf will receive a six-pack of American Sky Beer's Tailgunner Gold beer brewed in Hudson.

According to WCCO, Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt and Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak placed a food wager on the game earlier this week:

If the Vikings win, Mayor Rybak will get BelGioioso cheese, Sno-Cap Root Beer from Titletown Brewing Company and Beernsten’s candies — all from Green Bay. If the Packers win, Mayor Schmitt will receive house-made sausages from Minneapolis restaurant Butcher and the Boar.

The game will take place 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, and it will be aired on NBC.

Which team are you rooting for? Leave your good-natured and profanity-free trash talk in the comments.

Let's see what you've got! Upload photos of you and your family and friends in your Packers and Vikings gear.

Mick January 06, 2013 at 05:16 AM
Shawn, Told you so. I thought pack defense would score but nailed it otherwise. a dominating performance and a ROUT!
Micheal Foley January 06, 2013 at 05:22 AM
Shawn: Let me know what time I can expect my beer deliver on Sunday afternoon...
Shawn Hogendorf January 06, 2013 at 12:51 PM
That was a beating, Mick. Congrats.
Micheal Foley January 06, 2013 at 03:49 PM
I'm just fine, Susan. No aspirin necessary. :-)
Susan January 06, 2013 at 04:50 PM
Haha, I didn't need it either, but I did (need) to sleep in!

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