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Fans frustrated by Packers last-second loss

9:22 PM, Dec. 30, 2012
Packers fans Mary Forslund, right, of Wausau, Brent Scantlin, of Irma, and Gina Hintz, of Weston, cheer during Sunday's game between the Packers and Vikings at Bo Jo's Sports Bar & Grill in Rib Mountain.
Packers fans Mary Forslund, right, of Wausau, Brent Scantlin, of Irma, and Gina Hintz, of Weston, cheer during Sunday's game between the Packers and Vikings at Bo Jo's Sports Bar & Grill in Rib Mountain.
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The Week 17 game between the Green Bay Packers and the Minnesota Vikings had major playoff implications for three of the four teams in the NFC North Division, and the fans knew it.

Fans were packed into Loppnow's Sports Bar on Third Street in Wausau for the game Sunday afternoon, and almost no one was sitting by the end of the game, as the outcome came down to a last-second Minnesta field goal to win 37-34.

It was a must-win situation for the Vikings, who now are the No. 6 seed in the NFC playoffs. A win by the Packers would have meant a bye in the first round of the playoffs; instead, the two teams will have a ...

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