Based out of Wisconsin, the Green Bay Packers are one of the oldest and most successful teams in NFL history. With 35 playoff appearances, the Packers have the most number of playoff appearances in the history of the league (tied with the Dallas Cowboys).
In the last 20 years (since 2000) the Packers have made it to the playoffs an impressive 16 times. The Super Bowl trophy is named after the great Packers coach Vince Lombardi who led the Packers to consecutive Conference Championships from 1960 to 1967. During this period the Green bay Packers also won two Super Bowls (1966 and 1967). The Packers missed the NFL Playoffs for the first time since 2018 after finishing 8-9 in the 2022 NFL Season.
- Green Bay Packers Playoff Appearances by Year
- Playoff Games Won by Green Bay Packers
- The Green Bay Packers have a playoff record of 36 wins and 24 losses.
- How many playoff games has Aaron Rodgers played at Lambeau Field?
- How many times have the Green Bay Packers made the playoffs with Bart Starr, Forrest Gregg and Ray Nitschke?
- Have the Green Bay Packers made it to the Playoffs this season?
- Popularly Asked Questions
Green Bay Packers Playoff Appearances by Year
2022- Missed the Playoffs
2021- Lost Divisional Round against the San Francisco 49ers (13-10)
2020- Lost Conference Championship to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 26-31
2019- Lost Conference Championship to the San Francisco 49ers 20-37
2016- Lost Conference Championship 21-44 to the Atlanta Falcons
2015- Lost Divisional round 20-26 to the Arizona Cardinals
2014- Lost Conference Championship 22-28 to the Seattle Seahawks in overtime
2013- Lost the Wild Card round 20-23 to the San Francisco 49ers
2012- Lost to the San Francisco 49ers 31-45 in the Divisional round
2011- Lost the Divisional round to the New York Giants (20-37)
2010- Won the Super Bowl by defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers (31-25)
2009 - Lost to Arizona Cardinals in the Wild Card round (45-51)
2007- Lost the Conference Championship to the new York Giants during overtime (20-23)
2004- Lost the Wild Card round to the Minnesota Vikings (17-31)
2003- Lost the Divisional round to the Philadelphia Eagles 17-20 during overtime
2002- Lost 7-27 to the Atlanta Falcons in the Wild Card round
2001 - Lost 17-45 in the Divisional round to the St. Louis Rams (now known as L.A. Rams)
1998 -Lost the Wild Card round to the San Francisco 49ers (27-30)
1997- Lost the Super Bowl 24-31 to the Denver Broncos
1996- Won the Super Bowl by defeating New England Patriots (35-21)
1995- Lost the Conference Championship to the Dallas Cowboys (27-38)
1994- Lost the Divisional round 9-35 to the Dallas Cowboys
1993- Lost Divisional round 17-27 to the Dallas Cowboys
1982- Lost the Divisional round 26-37 to the Dallas Cowboys
1972- Lost the Divisional round 3-16 to the Washington Redskins (now known as Washington Football Team)
1967- Won the Super Bowl 33-14 by defeating the Oakland Raiders (now known as Las Vegas Raiders)
1966- Won the Super Bowl by defeating the Kansas City Chiefs 35-10
1965- Won the NFL Championship against the Cleveland Browns (23-12)
1962- Won the NFL Championship against the New York Giants (16-7)
1961- Won the NFL Championship by defeating the New York Giants with a blowout (37-0)
1960 -Lost the NFL Championship to the Philadelphia Eagles (13-17)
1944- Won the NFL Championship against the New York Giants (14-7)
1941- Lost the Divisional round to the Chicago Bears (14-33)
1939- Won the NFL Championship against the New York Giants (27-0)
1938- Lost the NFL Championship to the New York Giants (17-23)
1936- Won the NFL Championship 21-6 against the Boston Redskins (now known as the Washington Football team)
Playoff Games Won by Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers have a playoff record of 36 wins and 24 losses.
Wins in Wild Card Round- 10
Wins in Divisional Round- 11
Wins in Conference Championship- 5
Super Bowl Wins- 5
NFL Championship wins (pre-1966 AFL-NFL merger)- 6
How many playoff games has Aaron Rodgers played at Lambeau Field?
The most prominent name from among the current Green Bay Packers team is that of Aaron Rodgers. Drafted by the Packers during Round 1 in 2005, the quarterback has been heavily influential for the team. Rodgers spent his first two seasons as a backup for the Packers star quarterback Brett Favre and carried on his legacy. Still playing for the Packers, Rodgers has been an important part of the 12 playoffs that the Packers made (since 2005). Out of the 21 playoff games played by Aaron Rodgers, he played 9 of them in Lambeau Field.
Rodgers has the record for the most consecutive seasons with a passing rate of over 100.0 (2009-14). He has been the NFL MVP in 2011, 2014, 2020 and 2021. Rodgers led the Packers to their last Super Bowl win in 2010.
How many times have the Green Bay Packers made the playoffs with Bart Starr, Forrest Gregg and Ray Nitschke?
Bart Starr (quarterback), Forest Gregg (offensive tackle), and Ray Nitschke (linebacker) are Packers legends and NFL Hall of Famers. Playing under the one and only Vince Lombardi, these three players led the Packers to their glory years (the 1960s). These players were part of the Packers team that won the Super Bowl I. Let us take a look at the playoff games which featured Bart Starr, Forrest Gregg and Ray Nitschke together:
(H) Green Bay Packers Championships and Rings Won
The Green Bay Packers have the highest number of Championship Rings (13).
They have won 9 NFL Championships and 4 Super Bowls.
1929 (NFL Championship)
1930 (NFL Championship)
1931 (NFL Championship)
1936 (NFL Championship)
1939 (NFL Championship)
1944 (NFL Championship)
1962 (NFL Championship)
1965 (NFL Championship)
1966 (Super Bowl I)
1967 (Super Bowl II)
1996 (Super Bowl XXXI)
2010 (Super Bowl XLV)
(H) Green Bay Packers Playoff Stats
Total Playoff games played: 60
Overall Playoff record (wins-losses): 36-24
Total Super Bowls won: 4 (5 appearances)
NFL Championships Won: 13
All-time Passing Leader: Brett Favre 5,377/8,754, 61,655 yds, 442 TD
All-time Rushing Leader: Ahman Green 1,851 att, 8,322 yds, 54 TD
All-time Receiving Leader: Donald Driver 743 rec, 10,137 yds, 61 TD
All-time Scoring Leader: Mason Crosby 1,802 points
All-time AV Leader: Brett Favre 226 AV
Winningest Coach: Curly Lambeau 209-104-21
Green Bay Packers Super Bowl Stats
Total Super Bowl Appearances: 5
Super Bowls Won: 4
Super Bowl Winning Seasons: 1966, 1967, 1996, 2010
Most Scoring Super Bowl Win: 35-10 win against the Kansas City Chiefs in 1966 Super Bowl
Lowest Scoring Super Bowl Loss: 31-24 loss to Denver Broncos in the 1998 Super Bowl
For an in depth look into the Green Bay Packers’ Super Bowl wins and appearances, click here
Have the Green Bay Packers made it to the Playoffs this season?
The Green Bay Packers did not make it to the NFL Playoffs this season. Since the 2018 NFL Season, this was the first time that the Packers did not make it to the Playoffs. With a 4-8 start to the season, the Packers were written off from a playoff berth but an 8-8 record by gameweek 16 improved the Packers’ chances. A 20-16 loss to the Detroit Lions in Gameweek 18, made sure that the Packers would not qualify for the 2022-23 NFL Playoffs.
Read more about why the Packers missed out on a Playoff spot, here
Popularly Asked Questions
1. What has been the best start to a Green Bay Packers season?
The 2011 NFL Season was the best start to a Packers season. The Packers had a phenomenal 13-0 start to the season. The second best start to a Packers season was in 1962 and in 1929 when the Packers started the season at 10-0 (both times).
2. How many times have the Green Bay Packers made it to the NFL Playoffs?
The Packers have one of the highest number of playoff appearances in the league. They have made it to the playoffs a total of 35 times in 102 playing seasons.
3. What are Green Bay Packers’ fans called?
Packers fans are often dubbed as ‘Cheeseheads’. This nickname in the United States refers to a person from Wisconsin or a fan of the Green Bay Packers franchise.
4. Who owns the Green Bay Packers?
The Packers are the only fan owned franchise in the NFL. Packers fans can purchase an ownership stake in the team if they want to. More than 500,000 stockholders currently have stakes in the Packers.
5. How many Super Bowls have the Packers won?
The Green Bay Packers won the Super Bowl 4 times, in 1966, 1967, 1996 and 2010.
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