Packers Gameday

TODAY Show hits Lambeau Field

CREATED Sep. 8, 2011

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  • Susan Kim reports. Video by wtmj.com

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GREEN BAY - The lights were on early.  The cameras were rolling.

And about 200 crazed Packers fans waited - many overnight - just to experience it.

One woman even waited since 8:30 p.m. Wednesday to join in.

Matt Lauer and Al Roker of NBC's "TODAY" hosted their part of the show from Lambeau Field in anticipation of the network's coverage of the NFL season opener between the Packers and New Orleans Saints, which will air on TODAY'S TMJ4 Thursday night.

"Growing up and watching the NFL tonight, and John Facenda talking about the 'Frozen Tundra' of Lambeau Field...this is fantastic!" said Roker.

Belgioso Cheese - a maker of Wisconsin's most famous export - even had a chance to show off their products on national TV,

Click on the story to see TODAY'S TMJ4 Susan Kim report.