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Green Bay Packers try to trade LB Nick Barnett, but release is likely

9:14 PM, Jul. 26, 2011

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The Green Bay Packers are making perfunctory phone calls to trade linebacker Nick Barnett but almost certainly will have to cut him this week for much needed salary-cap relief.

NFL teams can't begin waiving players until 5 p.m. Thursday, but the Packers told Barnett they're going to cut him if they can't work out a deal. And the chances of trading him are minimal because potential partners know the linebacker will be available on the open market.

NFL teams were allowed to open their facilities Tuesday for players to work out, and in the morning Barnett went to the Packers' Lambeau Field offices ...

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