packersnews en-us Copyright 2014, packersnews SaxoTech Online Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:03:26 -0500 15 Draft analysis: Ranking Ted Thompson's cornerback selections Kudos to Ted Thompson for finding those hidden gems, but when it comes to drafting cornerbacks, the Packers general manager has struggled. Ahmad Carroll, who was drafted 10 years ago by then general manager Mike Sherman, was the last cornerback selected by the Packers to crack the starting lineup (not counting nickel cornerbacks). Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Peppers takes part in first day of offseason workouts Newly signed defender Julius Peppers was among the players who participated in the first day of the Packers' offseason workout program today. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:44:00 -0500 Packers' schedule to be announced at 7 p.m. Wednesday The NFL will release its 2014 regular-season schedule at 7 p.m. Wednesday, with the announcement coming on NFL Network. and NFL Mobile. The Packers have known since the end of the regular season who their opponents would be and where the games would be played, so now it's a matter of putting times and dates to those matchups. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:21:00 -0500 Packers officially announce Flynn signing The Packers made it official today when they announced the signing of quarterback Matt Flynn. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Shields, secondary key to improving defense Joe Whitt doesn't know the going rate for a top-flight cornerback, nor does he really care. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:20:00 -0500 NFL playoff game to air on cable for 1st time An NFL playoff game will air on cable for the first time this season. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:02:00 -0500 Draft analysis: Ranking Ted Thompson's safety selections With his second overall pick as Packers general manager, Ted Thompson hit the jackpot with the selection of safety Nick Collins from little-known Bethune-Cookman in the second round of the 2005 draft. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Packers fullback Kuhn to return as Clubhouse Live co-host The Green Bay Packers targeted John Kuhn as an unrestricted free agent they wanted to re-sign this offseason as they reshape a roster they hope will keep them on the short list of Super Bowl contenders. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:51:00 -0500 Packers Talkback: Not everyone believes Harrell was bust Not everyone considers Packers first-round pick Justin Harrell a draft bust. In the latest installment of Packers Talkback, one reader sounds off and I offer my response. As always, you can get into the conversation by sending an email to Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:38:00 -0500 Packers' schedule expected to be released this week The NFL schedule is expected to be released sometime this week, but exactly when is anyone's guess. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:23:00 -0500 Bonuses help Packers lure players into offseason workouts The first phase of the Green Bay Packers' offseason program begins on Tuesday and more than 20 returning veterans are poised to cash in with their participation. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 05:58:00 -0500 Mike Vandermause column: Ranking Thompson's best, worst 1st-round picks Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson looked stunned when fans booed his first-round selection of defensive tackle Justin Harrell in 2007. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:58:00 -0500 Should Starr have coached longer? Former players wonder what might've been No one could blame then-Green Bay Packers president Robert Parins for firing Bart Starr following the 1983 season. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 08:26:00 -0500 Packers flip burgers at McDonalds during tour The workers manning the McDonald's drive-through window in Ashland were enough to make your jaw drop. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:29:00 -0500 Packers' special teams seek consistency Micah Hyde thought his days returning kickoffs were over once he graduated from Ohio's Fostoria High School. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:01:00 -0500 Love story: A dating site for Packers fans If you're a Green Bay Packers fan looking for love, a new website may be the place for you. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:50:00 -0500 Matthews: 'I'm excited' about Peppers, but may miss OTAs If Clay Matthews is rushing the passer from one side of the Green Bay Packers' defense and Julius Peppers from the other, who will opponents double team? Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:39:00 -0500