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    Draft analysis: Ranking Ted Thompson's linebackers

    Linebacker is an important position in the Packers’ 3-4 defense, which makes it curious why Ted Thompson didn’t draft one in 2008 and 2010.

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    Packers backup QB Flynn will earn just under $1 million

    The contract numbers are in for backup quarterback Matt Flynn, who signed a new deal earlier this week, and it appears the Packers bought themselves a fairly inexpensive insurance policy in case Aaron Rodgers gets hurt again.

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    The Packers will open the season against the Seahawks, their first trip to Seattle since the infamous "Fail Mary" game in 2012. File/USA TODAY Sports

    Packers to open season at Seattle on Sept. 4

    The Packers’ schedule won’t be officially announced until 7 p.m. today, but in piecing together various media reports via Twitter, the 2014 slate is starting to take shape.

    • Apr. 23, 2014
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    The Packers-Falcons game last season was flexed out of the Sunday night spot. File/Press-Gazette Media

    NFL can flex games earlier in season

    The NFL will be able to flex games to Sunday night as early as Week 5 beginning this season, NFL.com reported today.

    • Apr. 23, 2014
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    Micah Hyde, right, and Sam Shields against the Baltimore Ravens Oct. 13, 2013.

    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.

    • Apr. 23, 2014
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    Julius Peppers, shown here in 2012 as a Chicago Bears player, took part in his first day of offseason workouts Tuesday.

    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.

    • Apr. 22, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn (10) throws a pass  against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field on Nov. 24, 2013.

    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. NFL.com and NFL Mobile.

    • Apr. 22, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn is shown Dec. 22, 2013, against the Pittsburgh Steelers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers officially announce Flynn signing

    The Packers made it official today when they announced the signing of quarterback Matt Flynn.

    • Apr. 22, 2014
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    Nick Collins went on to become a Pro Bowl safety and played a key role in the Packers’ Super Bowl championship run in 2010 before suffering what is believed to be a career-ending neck injury in 2011. File

    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.

    • Apr. 22, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson, right, introduces first-round draft pick Justin Harrell in the media auditorium in Lambeau Field Friday, May 4, 2007. File photo

    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 mvandermause@greenbaypressgazette.com.

    • Apr. 21, 2014
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    There’s a chance the Packers will play in the Thursday night season opener at defending Super Bowl champion Seattle on Sept. 4. The Packers are one of eight teams set to play at Seattle this season and a Fail Mary rematch from the 2012 season would make for an attractive nationally televised game. File/Press-Gazette Media

    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.

    • Apr. 21, 2014
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    Clay Matthews excited about Peppers signing

    Linebacker Clay Matthews believes he will see fewer double-teams now that the Packers have signed Julius Peppers.

    • Apr. 16, 2014
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    Brett Favre was the offensive coordinator for Oak Grove High School in Hattiesburg, Miss., last season. File/Gannett

    Murphy: Prep playoff run kept Favre from Packers homecoming

    During every Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour, team president Mark Murphy is asked about the process the organization has made on a public reconciliation with Brett Favre. Tuesday morning was no exception.

    • Apr. 15, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Brad Jones, left, admits he struggled through injuries at times last season. File/AP

    Jones welcomes competition at inside LB

    Injuries and inconsistency riddled Brad Jones’ first full season as a starting inside linebacker, but that hasn’t changed how he views his place in the Green Bay Packers’ defense.

    • Apr. 15, 2014
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    Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Lynn Dickey during a visit to Lambeau Field in 2010. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Dickey: Rodgers is the NFL's best QB

    Lynn Dickey, who played for the Green Bay Packers from 1976 to 1985, knows a little something about the quarterback position, and he believes Aaron Rodgers is the best in the NFL.

    • Apr. 15, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby (2) says he's not worried about longer extra-point tries, but offensive linemen might not like it. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Crosby shrugs off NFL's extra-point experiment

    Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby seems unfazed by the NFL’s efforts to make his job more difficult.

    • Apr. 15, 2014
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    The Green Bay Packers have reportedly re-signed backup quarterback Matt Flynn, who was a free agent. File/USA TODAY Sports

    Packers re-sign Flynn

    Matt Flynn isn’t going anywhere. The Green Bay Packers have reportedly re-signed the 28-year-old quarterback.

    • Apr. 15, 2014
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    Backup quarterback Matt Flynn, still unsigned by the Green Bay Packers, reportedly will work out for the New York Giants on Tuesday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Report: Flynn will work out for Giants on Tuesday

    Matt Flynn is expected to work out tomorrow for the New York Giants, according to ESPN’s Adam Caplan and numerous other media reports.

    • Apr. 14, 2014
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    Terrell Manning was the last player to wear No. 56 for the Green Bay Packers during the regular season. Julius Peppers will wear that number this season. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Peppers will wear No. 56

    It has taken a month, but the Green Bay Packers have finally assigned Julius Peppers a number.

    • Apr. 14, 2014
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    The Green Bay Packers haven't re-signed backup quarterback Matt Flynn, who may be getting a look from the New York Giants. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Needing a QB, Giants reportedly consider Flynn

    The Green Bay Packers reportedly aren’t the only team interested in Matt Flynn.

    • Apr. 11, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Sederrik Cunningham makes a catch while running drills during training camp practice last summer at Ray Nitschke Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers release WR Cunningham

    The Green Bay Packers have released receiver Sed Cunningham, according to the NFL transaction wire.

    • Apr. 11, 2014
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    Wide receiver James Jones, who left the Green Bay Packers in free agency, will return to Lambeau Field when the Oakland Raiders play the Packers in a preseason game on Aug. 22. File/Getty Images

    Packers announce preseason schedule

    The Green Bay Packers will have one of their four preseason games televised nationally, at home on Aug. 22 against the Oakland Raiders.

    • Apr. 9, 2014
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    North Dakota State Bison quarterback Brock Jensen (16) hands off the ball during first-half action against the Kansas State Wildcats at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Scott Sewell-USA TODAY Sports

    Packers schedule visit with Waupaca's Jensen

    The Green Bay Packers are utilizing one of their 30 pre-draft official visits on Waupaca native Brock Jensen, according to an NFL source.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
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    Jermichael Finley will undergo X-rays on Thursday and an MRI scan in two weeks so interested teams can evaluate the progress of his recovery from neck fusion surgery, according to a report by Josina Anderson of ESPN.com. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Report: Finley to have X-ray, MRI

    Jermichael Finley will undergo X-rays on Thursday and an MRI scan in two weeks so interested teams can evaluate the progress of his recovery from neck fusion surgery, according to a report by Josina Anderson of ESPN.com.

    • Apr. 8, 2014
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    Tight end Jermichael Finley is the Packers' highest-profile free agent remaining on the market. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Updating the free-agent countdown: Nos. 1-10

    The re-signing of fullback John Kuhn on Thursday leaves tight end Jermichael Finley and defensive lineman Ryan Pickett as the two most prominent Packers' free agents still on the market.

    • Apr. 5, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Kuhn's deal includes $100K signing bonus

    Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn’s one-year contract came in right where his agent Kevin Gold said it would.

    • Apr. 4, 2014
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    It's been so long since New England quarterback Tom Brady played at Lambeau Field that Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila, now in the Packers Hall of Fame, chased him during the Patriots' last game in Green Bay in 2006. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Coming soon: Packers' 2014 schedule

    If the NFL follows the same format as last year, the 2014 regular-season schedule will be released on Thursday evening, April 17.

    • Apr. 4, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn also has co-hosted Gannett Wisconsin Media's "Clubhouse Live!" show. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Kuhn will be back, agrees to 1-year deal with Packers (video)

    The "Kuuuuuuuuuhn" chants inside Lambeau Field will continue to echo for at least one more season.

    • Apr. 3, 2014
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    Fullbacks find tough sledding in free agency

    John Kuhn’s one-year deal with the Green Bay Packers on Thursday serves as a reminder of the rough landscape facing all fullbacks in today’s NFL.

    • Apr. 3, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers during a minicamp in June 2013. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Mandatory minicamp scheduled for June 17-19

    The Green Bay Packers’ offseason program will span a little less than two months, beginning with the first workout on April 22 and ending with the mandatory minicamp June 17-19.

    • Apr. 3, 2014
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    Ted Thompson's biggest splash this offseason has been signing defensive end Julius Peppers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers remain only team without UFA signing

    This was the year Ted Thompson was supposed to make some noise in free agency and he has to a certain extent.

    • Apr. 3, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly had to watch from the sideline after a neck injury late last season. He's a free agent and remains unsigned. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Updating the free-agent countdown: Nos. 11-20

    Before the start of free agency, Press-Gazette Media ranked the Green Bay Packers’ top 20 free agents heading into this offseason. Six have been re-signed, one has been tendered a contract, five have left through free agency and eight remain unsigned.

    • Apr. 2, 2014
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    Former Green Bay Packers defensive lineman C.J. Wilson, right. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Wilson receives $65K bonus from Raiders

    Former Green Bay Packers defensive lineman C.J. Wilson’s one-year deal with the Oakland Raiders is worth $795,000 and includes a $65,000 signing bonus.

    • Apr. 1, 2014
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    John Kuhn has been the Green Bay Packers' primary fullback for the past three seasons. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Talks with Kuhn continue

    A decision on the future of John Kuhn could come as early as this week with the Green Bay Packers still in contention for the veteran fullback’s services, according to an NFL source.

    • Mar. 31, 2014
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    Former Wisconsin linebacker Chris Borland. File/Wisconsin State Journal

    Former UW teammate believes in 'underrated' Borland

    Mike Taylor knows what Chris Borland is capable of. For four years, he witnessed it firsthand.

    • Mar. 31, 2014
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    C.J. Wilson signed Friday with the Oakland Raiders. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Defensive lineman C.J. Wilson signs with Raiders

    The Packers have lost their third free agent this offseason, defensive lineman C.J. Wilson.

    • Mar. 29, 2014
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    Mike McGlynn started 11 games at right guard and three at center for the Indianapolis Colts last season. File/Getty Images

    Free-agent McGlynn signs with Washington

    Mike McGlynn, the center-guard the Packers brought in this week for a free-agent visit, signed with Washington today.

    • Mar. 28, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers fullback Ina Liaina while at San Jose State in 2011. File/Getty Images

    Agent for Packers' Liaina arrested in FBI murder-for-hire sting

    One of the agents for fullback Ina Liaina, a street free agent signed by the Green Bay Packers this offseason, was arrested in the San Francisco area on Wednesday for conspiracy in a murder for hire; gun, weapons and drug trafficking; and selling fraudulent credit cards.

    • Mar. 28, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy would like to have Matt Flynn return as the team's backup quarterback. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Flynn's backup options narrowing; McCarthy wants him back

    With no NFL teams looking to sign him as a possible starter, Matt Flynn’s options for a job as a backup quarterback have narrowed two weeks into free agency.

    • Mar. 27, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy, left, and defensive coordinator Dom Capers during training camp in August 2013. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Capers 'the right man' for 'toughest job'

    Defensive coordinator Dom Capers turns 64 in August, but Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy sees no signs of him slowing down.

    • Mar. 26, 2014
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    Mike McGlynn, who played the last two seasons for the Indianapolis Colts, is scheduled to visit them this week, a spokeperson for McGlynn’s agent confirmed today.

    Packers bringing in free agent center McGlynn for visit

    The Packers are looking at an inexpensive option on the free-agent market for a center to possibly compete with JC Tretter for their starting job.

    • Mar. 26, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Quarless, Bostick could play key roles on offense

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy hasn’t ruled out bringing back tight end Jermichael Finley, but until that happens, Andrew Quarless and Brandon Bostick could play key roles on offense this season.

    • Mar. 26, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jarrett Boykin. File/Press-Gazette Media

    With Jones gone, McCarthy expects Boykin to step up

    With the departure of James Jones in unrestricted free agency to the Oakland Raiders, the Green Bay Packers find themselves a little thin at wide receiver.

    • Mar. 26, 2014
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    Todd Edlebeck, facilities manager for the Green Bay Packers, works to level the goalpost crossbar in the south end zone of Lambeau Field in August 2006. File/Press-Gazette Media

    NFL makes minor rules changes for 2014

    When all was said and done on Wednesday, the NFL made only minor rules changes that will take effect in 2014.

    • Mar. 26, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy talks with reporters during the NFC coaches' breakfast at the NFL annual meetings in Orlando, Fla., on Wednesday. John Raoux/AP

    McCarthy: I'll keep calling the plays

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy worries about spreading himself too thin, and says he's thought about giving up play-calling, but will do it again this season.

    • Mar. 26, 2014
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    Packers will use Peppers at multiple positions

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Julius Peppers will play a key role in the Green Bay Packers’ revamped defense next season, according to coach Mike McCarthy.

    • Mar. 25, 2014
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    The Green Bay Packers selected offensive lineman Derek Sherrod in the first round of the 2011 draft. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers highly unlikely to exercise 5th-year option on Sherrod

    There is no reason to think the Packers will even consider exercising the fifth-year option on their 2011 first-round draft pick, Derek Sherrod, by the May 3 deadline.

    • Mar. 25, 2014
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    Bryan Bulaga will play right tackle for the Green Bay Packers, coach Mike McCarthy said Tuesday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Bulaga's at RT, but we're seeking a center

    Bryan Bulaga will move back to right tackle, David Bakhtiari will stay at left tackle and Derek Sherrod will be a swing tackle, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Tuesday.

    • Mar. 25, 2014
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    Former Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones is expected to be a veteran leader and a key player for the Oakland Raiders. Tony Gonzales/Oakland Raiders

    3 former Packers get fresh starts on AFC teams

    Taking a spin around the room at the AFC coaches’ breakfast on Tuesday morning at the NFL’s annual meeting at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando Grande Lakes resort, there were a number of Green Bay Packers ties.

    • Mar. 25, 2014
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    Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin talks with reporters during the AFC coaches breakfast at the NFL annual meeting in Orlando, Fla., on Tuesday. John Raoux/AP

    Philbin: McCarthy taught me how to handle ups and downs

    Former Green Bay Packers assistant coach Joe Philbin is entering his third season as head coach of the Miami Dolphins, and there is some feeling that he is on the hot seat and must guide the Dolphins to the playoffs to keep his job.

    • Mar. 25, 2014
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    Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid talks with members of the media during the AFC coaches breakfast at the NFL annual meeting in Orlando, Fla., on Tuesday. John Raoux/AP

    Chiefs' Reid views free agency like Thompson

    Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid’s view on free agency sounds like he took a page right out of Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson’s playbook.

    • Mar. 25, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers guard Josh Sitton, chosen with a compensatory draft pick in 2008, has become the team's best offensive lineman. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers receive 3rd- and 5th-round compensatory draft picks

    The Packers received third- and fifth-round compensatory draft choices, it was announced late this afternoon at the NFL owners meetings.

    • Mar. 24, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers left tackle David Bakhtiari played 1,119 of a possible 1,122 offensive snaps as a rookie in 2013. Jim Matthews/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Bakhtiari leads Packers in performance bonus

    The Packers had three players make at least $200,000 in the NFL’s performance based pay system: David Bakhtiari, Don Barclay and M.D. Jennings.

    • Mar. 24, 2014
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    The Green Bay Packers' struggle to sell out their wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers in January led them to change their sales policy.  Now the NFL has adopted that policy. File/Press-Gazette Media

    NFL to ban charging for playoff tickets in advance

    Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy said in an interview last month that the team would employ a “pay-as-we-play policy” for future playoff ticket sales. Now, the entire NFL apparently will follow such a policy.

    • Mar. 24, 2014
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    Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey. File/AP

    Chiefs' Dorsey applauds Packers' signing of Peppers

    Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey, who worked under Ron Wolf and Ted Thompson in the Green Bay personnel department, views the Packers’ recent signing of free agent Julius Peppers as a good move.

    • Mar. 24, 2014
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    Free agent Jermichael Finley is barely more than four months removed from neck surgery performed Nov. 14 to fuse his C-3/C-4 vertebrae. USA TODAY Sports

    Source: Finley failed Seahawks physical

    An NFL source said the Seattle Seahawks failed tight end Jermichael Finley on his physical during his recent visit to the team.

    • Mar. 21, 2014
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    Contract extensions for Green Bay Packers receivers Jordy Nelson, left, and Randall Cobb might be one use for some of the $14 million left on the team's salary cap. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers about $14M under salary cap

    After signing seven players and tendering one restricted free agent this month, the Green Bay Packers have about $14 million in salary cap space remaining.

    • Mar. 21, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers tackle Marshall Newhouse (74) sits on the bench during last season's Thanksgiving Day game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Newhouse signs with Bengals

    It’s been almost a given all offseason that tackle Marshall Newhouse wouldn’t be back with the Green Bay Packers. Now it’s official.

    • Mar. 21, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running back James Starks (44). File/Press-Gazette Media

    Starks rewarded for filling key backup role

    The Green Bay Packers’ two-year contract with James Starks shows that they think Starks fills a valuable niche in the NFL as a backup running back who gets five to 10 carries a game.

    • Mar. 20, 2014
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    File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    NFL considering changes to extra points, replay

    Among the rules changes the NFL will consider at its owners meetings next week are moving the extra point snap to the 25-yard line if teams want to kick, and allowing referees to consult with members of the league’s officiating department during instant replay reviews.

    • Mar. 19, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running back James Starks averaged 6.8 carries per game and 5.5 yards a carry in 2013. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    It's official: Starks sticking with Packers

    The Green Bay Packers made it official and announced the re-signing of running back James Starks on Wednesday.

    • Mar. 19, 2014
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    James Jones has left the Green Bay Packers to play for the Oakland Raiders. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Jones' contract with Raiders similar to last Packers deal

    The Green Bay Packers apparently were unwilling to offer receiver James Jones a contract similar to or slightly better than the one he just finished with them.

    • Mar. 18, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman B.J. Raji. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Raji's new deal: 1 year, $4M

    Defensive lineman B.J. Raji's one-year contract with the Green Bay Packers is worth $4 million and includes only $500,000 guaranteed.

    • Mar. 18, 2014
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    James Starks. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Starks reportedly agrees to re-sign with Packers

    James Starks has cancelled his Tuesday meeting with the Pittsburgh Steelers and agreed to a new contract with the Green Bay Packers, according to CBSSports.com’s Jason La Confora.

    • Mar. 17, 2014
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    James Jones, who turns 30 later this month, just finished a three-year deal with the Packers worth $9 million. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    WR Jones signs with Raiders

    James Jones’ market the last time he hit free agency, in 2011, was soft enough that he returned to the Packers at a relatively bargain price.

    • Mar. 17, 2014
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    Letroy Guion File/Getty Images

    Packers sign another DL, former Vikings NT Guion

    After signing Julius Peppers to rush the passer over the weekend, the Packers today added a rotational run-down defensive lineman for their 3-4 defensive scheme, former Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Letroy Guion.

    • Mar. 17, 2014
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    Defensive end Julius Peppers, released by the Chicago Bears, has signed with the Green Bay Packers. File/Getty Images

    Peppers counts $3.5M on Packers' cap this year

    If defensive end Julius Peppers ends up being a one-year player for the Green Bay Packers, he’ll count $3.5 million against this year’s salary cap and $5 million against the 2015 cap.

    • Mar. 17, 2014
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    An NFL source said running back James Starks will visit the Pittsburgh Steelers next week. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Starks to visit Steelers next week

    Now that the Packers’ top free agents are accounted for, some of their other players on the market are getting attention.

    • Mar. 15, 2014
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    Newly-signed Packers defensive end Julius Peppers says he has "a lot left in the tank" at age 34. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Julius Peppers: I have a lot left in the tank

    The Packers officially announced the signing of defensive end Julius Peppers this afternoon. Although the Packers didn’t make Peppers available to speak with the media, the newly signed defender was quoted on the Packers website. What follows are some of Peppers’ comments.

    • Mar. 15, 2014
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    One NFL scout said Julius Peppers’ run defense is OK but that the Packers signed him to rush the passer. / Getty Images

    Scout: Packers signed Peppers for big-play potential in big games

    An NFL scout who recently studied tape of Julius Peppers surmised that the Packers signed him in hopes that Peppers at age 34 still can summon some difference-making pass-rush skill in their biggest games.

    • Mar. 15, 2014
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    Defensive end Julius Peppers signed a three-year deal with $7.5 million guaranteed Saturday with the Packers.  File/Getty Images

    Thompson takes unconventional approach in signing Peppers

    Packers general manager Ted Thompson isn’t known to make big splashes in NFL free agency.

    • Mar. 15, 2014
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    Evan Dietrich-Smith is leaving the Green Bay Packers for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Dietrich-Smith signs 4-year contract with Bucs

    The Green Bay Packers will have at least one new starter on offense this year, at center.

    • Mar. 14, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle B.J. Raji. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Raji agrees to 1-year deal, stays with Packers

    Defensive tackle B.J. Raji is returning to the Green Bay Packers for a one-year prove-it contract after finding his market in free agency especially soft.

    • Mar. 14, 2014
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    Packers tight end Andrew Quarless will get $1.425 million in the first year of his new two-year deal. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Quarless' deal worth up to $3 million over 2 years

    Andrew Quarless’ two-year contract with the Packers averages $1.5 million and will pay him up $1.425 million this year.

    • Mar. 13, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Quarless gets 2-year deal to stay with Packers

    The Green Bay Packers re-signed tight end Andrew Quarless to a two-year contract on Thursday, which means they won’t be completely overhauling that position.

    • Mar. 13, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Mike Neal. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Neal's new deal: 2 years, up to $8M

    Outside linebacker Mike Neal will make $8 million in salary and bonuses if he plays in all 16 regular-season games this year and next as part of his new two-year contract with the Green Bay Packers.

    • Mar. 13, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson, left, and retired Packers GM Ron Wolf. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers Talkback: Why isn't Thompson more like Wolf?

    General manager Ted Thompson’s approach to free agency is a hot topic among Green Bay Packers fans.

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    An NFL source confirmed that Neal has signed a two-year contract with the Packers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers re-sign OLB/DE Mike Neal

    The Packers haven’t signed anyone else’s free agents a little more than a day into the signing period but today retained their second free agent of the week in Mike Neal.

    • Mar. 12, 2014
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    M.D. Jennings, a free-agent safety, has left the Green Bay Packers and signed with the Chicago Bears. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Jennings signs with Bears; Packers schedule 2 visits

    Both young safeties that competed for the Green Bay Packers’ starting job opposite Morgan Burnett last year are no longer with the team.

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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers Talkback: Thompson bashers need to chill

    Every March, without fail, some Green Bay Packers fans come out of the woodwork to bash general manager Ted Thompson for his lack of participation in unrestricted free agency.

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    Green Bay Packers safety M.D. Jennings started all 16 games at safety last season but failed to generate a turnover.

    Packers don't tender Jennings; Finley, EDS on visits

    The Green Bay Packers decided against extending a qualifying offer to M.D. Jennings, making the team’s starting safety for the past 26 games a free agent.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Jamari Lattimore has developed into a key special-teams contributor for the Packers. File/AP

    Packers extend low tender to Lattimore

    The Green Bay Packers like restricted free-agent Jamari Lattimore enough that they’ve offered the reserve linebacker a low tender worth $1.431 million, his agent Tony Agnone has confirmed.

    • Mar. 11, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Shields' 4-year, $39M deal built to be cap-friendly

    Sam Shields’ new four-year, $39 million contract allows the Green Bay Packers to absorb the biggest hit in the final two years of the deal, when the NFL salary cap is expected to jump exponentially.

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    Evan Dietrich-Smith. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Report: Dietrich-Smith might sign with Giants

    The Packers will be looking for a new starting center if a report by the New York Daily News is true.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Quarless, Packers still talking; free agency looms

    The agent for tight end Andrew Quarless said plenty of NFL teams have called with interest in his client, but he isn’t ruling out Quarless re-signing with the Green Bay Packers before the start of free agency on Tuesday afternoon.

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    The Packers re-signed cornerback Sam Shields to a 4-year, $39 million deal Saturday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers sign Shields to 4-year, $39 million deal

    The Green Bay Packers decided to put Sam Shields among the highest-paid cornerbacks in the NFL to keep him off the free agent market after all.

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    Packers defensive end B.J. Raji had a career-low 17 tackles without a sack in 16 games last season. File/USA TODAY Sports

    Report: Raji waiting to decide about Packers' 1-year offer

    Defensive lineman B.J. Raji might wait until the free-agent signing period starts to decide whether to sign a one-year contract with the Packers.

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    Sam Shields' tweet of “I feel a big blessing coming" is no indication of an imminent deal with the Packers, according to a source close to Shields. File/Getty Images

    Shields still appears headed for free agent market

    All signs still point toward cornerback Sam Shields hitting the free-agent market Saturday.

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    Northern Illinois' Jimmie Ward intercepts a pass intended for Toledo's Alonzo Russell during a game Nov. 20, 2013. File/Getty Images

    Northern Illinois' Ward remains among top safeties with strong pro day

    Northern Illinois safety Jimmie Ward’s workout today appears to have solidified his status as a second-round draft pick.

    • Mar. 7, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields (37) breaks up a pass against the Dallas Cowboys in December at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 1 Sam Shields

    With less than 24 hours until unrestricted free agents may begin talks with other teams, the Green Bay Packers still don’t have a deal with Sam Shields.

    • Mar. 7, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman B.J. Raji. File/Getty Images

    Reports: Packers looking at 1-year deal with Raji

    The Green Bay Packers and B.J. Raji reportedly are exploring a one-year deal that will give the defensive lineman another shot at making good on a contract season.

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    UW safety Southward tears up pro day

    Safety Dezmen Southward had an outstanding performance in physical testing at Wisconsin’s pro day today, but whether that will move him up much in the NFL draft is another matter.

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    Wisconsin's Ethan Hemer  picks up a fumble by Illinois' Nathan Scheelhaase during an Oct. 19, 2013 game at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Illinois. The Badgers won the game 56-32. File/Getty Images

    Pro day performance helps UW defensive lineman

    Wisconsin might have an interesting late-round or free-agent draft prospect in defensive lineman Ethan Hemer.

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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson, who typically doesn't spend much on free agency, has more than $33 million at his disposal. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Packers $33.1 million under cap

    The Packers have the fifth most salary cap room this year at $33.1 million, according to Tom Pelissero of USA Today.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields can begin negotiating with other teams March 8 and can sign with a new club beginning March 11. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers hold off on franchise tag

    Cornerback Sam Shields and defensive lineman B.J. Raji took a step closer to hitting the unfettered free-agent market after the Green Bay Packers declined to use their franchise tag by Monday’s 3 p.m. deadline.

    • Mar. 3, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith, left. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 3 Evan Dietrich-Smith

    The Green Bay Packers made a bold move in pushing their chips into the middle with Evan Dietrich-Smith as their starting center last summer.

    • Mar. 3, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields. File/Getty Images

    Shields plans to test free-agent market

    The Green Bay Packers' chances of re-signing cornerback Sam Shields before the start of free agency don't look good.

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    Randall Cobb is too important to the Packers' offense to be used in a returner role as well. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Special teams analysis: Packers need full-time return man

    The last in a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers’ roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.

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    Packers general manager Ted Thompson will have plenty of money to work with this offseason. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers will have roughly $35 million in 2014 cap room

    The numbers are officially in and the Green Bay Packers will have a ton of money to spend this offseason if they so choose.

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    The Green Bay Packers have given no indication of whether they’ll use the franchise tag on cornerback Sam Shields. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers, Shields talking as tag deadline looms

    With the first deadline for NFL offseason contract negotiations closing in, the Green Bay Packers remain in talks with cornerback Sam Shields.

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    It seems clear that Green Bay Packers safety M.D. Jennings is on the bubble. File/Press-Gazette Media

    S analysis: Thompson must bring in more talent

    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson was fooled into thinking he had adequate safety talent last season. Shame on him if he doesn’t act to rectify that sorry situation this year.

    • Feb. 28, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 4 James Jones

    James Jones put a lot on the line for the Green Bay Packers last season.

    • Feb. 28, 2014
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    Sam Shields should be the Packers' top priority at cornerback. File/Press-Gazette Media

    CB analysis: Re-signing Shields a must

    The eighth of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Green Bay Packers' roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.

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    Johnny Jolly had surgery to fuse the C-5 and C-6 vertebrae on Jan. 10. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Agent: Jolly looking to be ready for start of camp

    The agent for Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly expects his client to be ready to play football by early training camp after undergoing neck-fusion surgery in January.

    • Feb. 27, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 5 John Kuhn

    There are no slam dunks in unrestricted free agency, but re-signing fullback John Kuhn seems as logical for the Green Bay Packers as tendering safety Chris Banjo an exclusive-rights contract on Wednesday.

    • Feb. 27, 2014
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    Chris Banjo made the Packers roster last year after not signing a contract with an NFL in 2012, his first year out of college. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers re-sign Banjo

    The Packers re-signed safety Chris Banjo to a one-year contract, his agent confirmed.

    • Feb. 26, 2014
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    Mike Neal played more snaps at linebacker for the Packers last season than any other player. File/Press-Gazette Media

    LB analysis: Packers should bring Neal back, for right price

    The seventh of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers' roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.

    • Feb. 26, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Jamari Lattimore. File/USA TODAY Sports

    Packers want Lattimore back, but likely not at $1.4M

    The Green Bay Packers want to bring back linebacker Jamari Lattimore, but just as last year with Robert Francois, they apparently don’t want to pay him the restricted free-agent tender to do it.

    • Feb. 26, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Robert Francois. File/Presswire

    Teams wait, see on Francois' recovery from Achilles surgery

    Robert Francois is an unrestricted free agent but coming back from an Achilles tendon tear that could delay his signing until at least April and perhaps after the draft.

    • Feb. 26, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Matthews on 'N' word, gay teammates, broken thumb

    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews on Tuesday expressed ambivalence about the NFL's proposed rule change to penalize the use of a racial slur – the “N” word – on the field.

    • Feb. 25, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle B.J. Raji. File/Press-Gazette Media

    DL analysis: Re-signing Raji should be No. 1 priority

    The Green Bay Packers should put a priority on re-signing defensive tackle B.J. Raji, who despite a so-so 2013 season is still capable of making an impact.

    • Feb. 25, 2014
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    Team Sanders running back Eddie Lacy of the Green Bay Packers and is tackled by Team Rice's Derrick Johnson of the Kansas City Chiefs aduring the 2014 Pro Bowl on Jan. 26 at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. Scott Cunningham/Getty Images

    NFL considering playing Pro Bowl in Arizona

    The NFL is seriously considering moving the Pro Bowl from Hawaii to the Super Bowl site in Arizona this season to improve the game’s revenue and profile, according to a league source.

    • Feb. 25, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker/defensive end Mike Neal. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 6 Mike Neal

    The Green Bay Packers never planned on Mike Neal playing more snaps at outside linebacker than any other player on the roster last season.

    • Feb. 25, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith. File/Press-Gazette Media

    OL analysis: Packers should re-sign Dietrich-Smith

    The Green Bay Packers should try to re-sign center Evan Dietrich-Smith and let him duke it out with JC Tretter for the starting job.

    • Feb. 24, 2014
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    Notre Dame defensive tackle Louis Nix brings a big personality to the table along with his large size. Getty Images

    DT Nix brings big personality into meeting with Packers (video)

    The Green Bay Packers are back in the market for defensive linemen and few come with larger size or personality as Notre Dame’s Louis Nix.

    • Feb. 23, 2014
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    Missouri defensive end Michael Sam speaks during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Sam came out to the entire country Feb. 9, and could become the first openly gay player in the NFL. AP

    Missouri's Sam just wants to play football

    Michael Sam doesn’t have any endorsements at the moment. He’s not looking for any, either.

    • Feb. 22, 2014
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    Will Sutton (left), who played his senior year at 320 pounds, has been praised by teammates and pundits alike for coming into the combine at 303 pounds. When speaking with the Packers though, the team made it clear it would put the weight back on him if he were selected in May’s draft. Getty Images

    ASU's Sutton corroborates Packers' d-line agenda

    Mike McCarthy wasn’t bluffing when the Green Bay Packers coach said on Friday he has no intention of getting lighter on the defensive line.

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    A college teammate of Packers’ 2013 first-round pick Datone Jones, UCLA senior Cassius Marsh measured in at 6-foot, 253 pounds and said he’s confident he can transition to playing either role as a 4-3 defensive end or standing up in a defense similar to what defensive coordinator Dom Capers runs in Green Bay. Getty Images

    Packers continue search for hybrid defenders

    With Mike Neal’s future in question, you can be certain the Green Bay Packers are back searching out more college defensive linemen to turn into 3-4 outside linebackers at this week's NFL scouting combine.

    • Feb. 22, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) sustained a serious neck injury during a game against the Cleveland Browns at Lambeau Field on Oct. 20, 2013. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy optimistic Finley will play this season

    Though Jermichael Finley had the same area of his neck fused as former teammate Nick Collins, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy sounds optimistic Finley will be able to continue his career while Collins hasn’t.

    • Feb. 21, 2014
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    In Year Two, Packers coach Mike McCarthy envisions NFL offensive rookie of the year Eddie Lacy evolving into a legitimate every-down running back in Green Bay’s up-tempo offense. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers plan to push the pedal with Lacy, RBs

    As a rookie, Eddie Lacy ignited the Green Bay Packers’ once-dormant rushing offense.

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    Jermichael Finley tweeted earlier this week that he has bulked up to 260 pounds, and his agent  sounds convinced Finley’s doctors will clear him to play again after undergoing neck fusion surgery. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    TE analysis: Packers should re-sign Finley

    The fourth of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers’ roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.

    • Feb. 21, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers offensive tackle Bryan Bulaga. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Bulaga might be going back to right tackle

    Though the Packers haven’t declared where they’ll play Bryan Bulaga when he returns from knee reconstruction surgery this spring or summer, coach Mike McCarthy hinted that they’re leaning strongly toward moving Bulaga back to right tackle.

    • Feb. 21, 2014
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    B.J. Coleman is the only quarterback drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the last five years. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy seeks another backup QB in draft

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy likes Scott Tolzien and hopes Matt Flynn returns, but he still has a vision of taking four quarterbacks into the team's offseason program.

    • Feb. 21, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy speaks to reporters at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis on Friday morning. Video screen grab

    McCarthy looking for more versatile defense

    Many of the Green Bay Packers' creative defensive plans had to be tossed aside last season because of a lack of personnel, coach Mike McCarthy said Friday.

    • Feb. 21, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Micah Hyde, left, defends against Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings during a game at Lambeau Field in November 2013. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers ponder moving Hyde to safety

    The Green Bay Packers are open to the idea of moving second-year defensive back Micah Hyde to safety.

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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson talks to reporters at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis on Friday morning. Weston Hodkiewicz/Press-Gazette Media

    Thompson: 'Free agency will work itself out'

    The Green Bay Packers again will try to keep their free agents, general manager Ted Thompson said at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis on Friday morning.

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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy answers a question during a news conference at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis on Friday morning. Michael Conroy/AP

    McCarthy on defensive line: 'We're not getting smaller'

    The Green Bay Packers' defensive line won't be getting smaller, contrary to some media reports, and running back Eddie Lacy will be a three-down player, coach Mike McCarthy said at the NFL scouting combine on Friday morning.

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    Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin answers a question during a news conference at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis on Thursday. Michael Conroy/AP

    Philbin shoulders blame for Dolphins fiasco

    When Joe Philbin left the Green Bay Packers to become the head coach of the Miami Dolphins in 2012, he had a vision of the program he wanted to run. This certainly wasn’t it.

    • Feb. 20, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 7 Jermichael Finley

    It’s that time of the year when questions about Jermichael Finley’s future with the Green Bay Packers begin bubbling back to the surface. This year, however, it’s a tad more complicated.

    • Feb. 20, 2014
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    Veteran James Jones could be the odd man out in the Green Bay Packers' receiving corps. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    WR analysis: Are James Jones' days as a Packer over?

    The third of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers’ roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.

    • Feb. 20, 2014
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    Wisconsin offensive lineman Ryan Groy met with the Green Bay Packers on Wednesday. Getty Images

    Packers meet with Wisconsin OL Groy

    Ryan Groy is proficient in the University of Wisconsin football program’s reputation for churning out NFL offensive linemen.

    • Feb. 20, 2014
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    North Carolina quarterback Bryn Renner warms up before a game against Miami in Chapel Hill, N.C., last October. File/Getty Images

    Ex-Packers punter's son looking to make it as QB the hard way

    Going into last season, Bryn Renner was looking like a one of the better quarterback prospects for the 2014 NFL draft. Then he got off to a slow start. Then he got hurt.

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    Veteran fullback John Kuhn might know the offense better than quarterback Aaron Rodgers and is invaluable on the field and in the locker room. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    RB analysis: Packers should keep Kuhn

    Here is the second of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers’ roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.

    • Feb. 19, 2014
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    Michael Hill (30) was with the San Diego Chargers during training camp last season. File/Getty Images

    Packers re-sign RB Michael Hill

    The Green Bay Packers are bringing back running back Michael Hill, his agent Harold Lewis confirmed Wednesday morning.

    • Feb. 19, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Ryan Pickett walks off the field after a 23-20 NFC wild-card playoff loss to the San Francisco 49ers at Lambeau Field last month. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 8 Ryan Pickett

    Ryan Pickett waiting to see whether the Green Bay Packers or any other NFL suitor will seek his services for a 14th season.

    • Feb. 18, 2014
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    Quarterback Matt Flynn led the Green Bay Packers to a pair of comeback victories and a tie before Aaron Rodgers’ return from injury in the regular-season finale. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    QB analysis: Packers should re-sign Matt Flynn

    Packers General Manager Ted Thompson will be a busy man this offseason.

    • Feb. 18, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy fields a question during a Tailgate Tour stop last year in Oshkosh. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Packers Tailgate Tour hits the road April 15-19

    The Green Bay Packers will hit the road for their ninth annual Tailgate Tour April 15-19, with two stops in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and three in northern Wisconsin.

    • Feb. 18, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields, shown here against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit Nov. 28, is the most likely target for a franchise designation. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Franchise tag window opens

    Monday is the first day NFL teams can extend franchise, or the rarely used transition, tags to unrestricted free agents. If the Green Bay Packers were to use the franchise designation, cornerback Sam Shields is the most likely target.

    • Feb. 17, 2014
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    Report: Packers hire Texas Tech assistant coach

    The Packers have hired David Raih from Texas Tech to their coaching or administrative staff, according to a report by Tom Dienhart of the Big Ten Network.

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    Packers sign TE Webber

    The Packers have signed tight end Raymond Webber to augment a position at which they have two unrestricted free agents.

    • Feb. 13, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running back James Starks, right. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 9 James Starks

    Eddie Lacy may have been the answer to the Green Bay Bay Packers’ problems running the ball, but James Starks was also a part of the equation.

    • Feb. 13, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Van Pelt: I hope Packers re-sign Flynn

    Matt Flynn played well enough to keep the Green Bay Packers in the playoff hunt last season, but will it be enough to keep the veteran quarterback in Green Bay going forward?

    • Feb. 12, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless had his best season in 2013. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 10 Andrew Quarless

    There was no guarantee that Andrew Quarless would survive cutdown day last summer. For the Green Bay Packers’ sake, it’s a good thing he did.

    • Feb. 12, 2014
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    Offensive lineman Greg Van Roten (64), appeared in the Packers’ first three games of the 2013 season on special teams before suffering a foot injury in practice following their Week 4 bye. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers cut offensive lineman Van Roten

    The Green Bay Packers released offensive lineman Greg Van Roten, according to the NFL transaction wire.

    • Feb. 11, 2014
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    Defensive end/outside linebacker Michael Sam of Missouri runs onto the field before the Senior Bowl last month in Mobile, Ala. G.M. Andrews/AP

    Players' sexual orientation doesn't matter to Packers

    The Green Bay Packers' draft-and-develop mantra is based on confidence in the personnel department to cultivate prospects who fit into the team's vision of a program and locker room. A person’s sexual orientation is not a part of that process.

    • Feb. 10, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers linebackers coach Winston Moss. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy pleased with new assistants, new staff roles

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy met with reporters today and talked about some of his new assistant coaching hires.

    • Feb. 10, 2014
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    Winston Moss will coach all of the Green Bay Packers' linebackers, not just inside linebackers, next season. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy adds 4 assistants to staff, shuffles 5 others

    Coach Mike McCarthy set his Green Bay Packers coaching staff for 2014 by hiring four new assistant coaches and promoting or changing the duties of five others.

    • Feb. 7, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson, left, has the "full support" of team president and CEO Mark Murphy, right. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Murphy: Thompson 'has my full support'

    Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy’s faith in general manager Ted Thompson remains as strong as ever. “I have tremendous respect for Ted and he has my full support,” Murphy said during a telephone interview on Thursday.

    • Feb. 6, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 11 Matt Flynn

    The re-signing of Matt Flynn on Nov. 12 didn’t garner as much attention as Aaron Rodgers’ 48-yard touchdown to Randall Cobb, but was arguably as important to saving the Green Bay Packers’ season.

    • Feb. 6, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre celebrates with fans after running for a touchdown during the game against Arizona Cardinals at Lambeau Field on Oct. 29, 2006. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Murphy still wants to retire Favre's No. 4 before 2016 induction

    Mark Murphy, the Green Bay Packers' president and chief executive officer, hasn’t changed his stance about retiring quarterback Brett Favre’s No. 4.

    • Feb. 6, 2014
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    Ticket pricing is "a balancing act," Green Bay Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy says. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Murphy defends 5th straight ticket price increase

    Mark Murphy, the Green Bay Packers’ president and chief executive officer, defended the team’s decision to increase ticket prices for the fifth consecutive season during an interview with Press-Gazette Media on Thursday.

    • Feb. 6, 2014
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    As one of eight teams scheduled to face the Seahawks in Seattle next season, the Packers could open the 2014 campaign against Russell Wilson and the Super Bowl XLVIII champs. AP

    Packers could open season vs. Super Bowl champ Seahawks

    The guess here is the Packers would prefer not to open the regular season on the road against the Seattle Seahawks on Sept. 4.

    • Feb. 5, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly during his 2013 comeback season. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 12 Johnny Jolly

    Green Bay Packers defensive line coach Mike Trgovac is still betting on Johnny Jolly, especially after the way he persevered to restart his career.

    • Feb. 5, 2014
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    In his new role as Packers team historian, Cliff Christl will contribute to the team website, while further researching the origin of the franchise and documenting key moments in its more than 90-year history. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Christl named Packers historian

    Former Green Bay Press-Gazette sports editor Cliff Christl has been named the Green Bay Packers’ team historian, the organization announced Tuesday.

    • Feb. 4, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers special teams assistant coach Chad Morton congratulates kicker Mason Crosby a field goal against the Minnesota Vikings on Dec. 2 at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers won't bring back special teams assistant Morton

    The Green Bay Packers will not bring back assistant special teams coach Chad Morton next season, two sources told Press-Gazette Media.

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    Jolly wins Packers' Ed Block Courage Award

    The Packers chose Johnny Jolly as their Ed Block Courage Award winner for the 2013 season.

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    Cornerback Tramon Williams will be one of the highest-paid players on the roster in 2014 with $7.5 million in salary and bonuses. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    NFL waiver system starts today

    Now that the 2013 season has ended, the NFL waiver system kicks in today, which means teams can begin cutting and claiming players again.

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    Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) holds up the Lombardi Trophy on Sunday night after Super Bowl XLVIII against the Denver Bronco in East Rutherford, N.J. The Seahawks won 43-8. AP

    Seahawks favorites, Packers 16-to-1 to win Super Bowl next season

    According to the early betting line on Bovada.LV, the Packers have the fifth-best odds to win the Super Bowl next season.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Finley: I hope to return to Packers but will play somewhere

    Jermichael Finley says he’s hoping this NFL career continues with the Green Bay Packers.

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    Packers Talkback: Are tougher, meaner defensive players needed?

    Today's Packers Talkback addresses the Packers defense. Some don't believe there's enough toughness on that side of the ball. I have a different take, as you will see in my response.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers tweeted this photo of himself and Packers great Bart Starr after he received the Bart Starr Award in New York on Friday morning.

    Rodgers tweets picture of Starr presenting him award

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers formally accepted the Bart Starr Award for Character and Leadership at the annual Super Bowl breakfast in New York on Friday morning.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley is checked on by teammates David Bakhtiari, left, and Andrew Quarless after sustaining a neck injury on a hit by Cleveland Browns defensive back Tashaun Gipson during the fourth quarter of the Oct. 20 game at Lambeau Field. Finley missed the rest of the season. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Finley expects to get medical clearance soon

    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley says his doctor has told him he’s “99.9 percent” certain he will clear Finley for contact in the next three weeks, according to ProFootballTalk.com.

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    Mike Daniels said he took a week off after the season and has been working out since. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Daniels: defensive players have to hold each other accountable

    Mike Daniels says he and the rest of the Packers’ defensive line bears most of the responsibility for the collapse of the team’s run defense. And to help avoid a similar fate next season, he’s going to be more demanding of himself and his teammates.

    • Jan. 30, 2014
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    Packers offensive lineman David Bakhtiari left midway through the second half of Green Bay’s playoff loss to the 49ers due to a concussion. File/Press-Gazette Media

    NFL says concussions down this season

    The NFL says players concussions were down 13 percent in the 2013 season compared to 2012.

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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy after winning Super Bowl XLV against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, in Arlington, Texas. The Packers won 31-25. File/AP

    McCarthy offers Super Bowl coaches game-day advice

    Mike McCarthy’s column today for The MMQB.com about his experience coaching the Green Bay Packers in the Super Bowl three years ago mostly covers old ground, though he also offers a couple of game-day insights he hadn’t previously shared publicly.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Jamari Lattimore finished with 35 tackles and two sacks in 2013. Bruce Kluckhohn/USA Today Sports

    Free-agent countdown: No. 13 Jamari Lattimore

    The Green Bay Packers turned a lot of heads when they parted ways with Desmond Bishop last spring and committed themselves to an unproven assortment of inside linebackers.

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    Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Agent optimistic about Kuhn's return to Packers

    The agent for fullback John Kuhn hasn’t had any contract talks with the Green Bay Packers but is optimistic about his client re-signing with the team.

    • Jan. 29, 2014
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    Francois, who will be 29 in May, has played four seasons with the Packers. File/US Presswire

    Francois' Achilles should be ready for offseason work

    Inside linebacker Robert Francois should be close to or at full strength from Achilles tendon surgery when the NFL’s offseason workout program begins for teams in mid-April.

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    Matthews has pins removed from broken thumb

    Clay Matthews had the surgical pin removed from the broken thumb on his right hand last Friday, according to a report on FOXsports.com.

    • Jan. 28, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers safety M.D. Jennings. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 14 M.D. Jennings

    It’s no longer optional for the Green Bay Packers to address the safety position this offseason.

    • Jan. 28, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy reacts after a run against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy, Cobb, Rodgers up for NFL awards

    Three Packers players are scheduled to appear at the 3rd Annual NFL Honors awards banquet Saturday night.

    • Jan. 27, 2014
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    Fullback Ina Liaina, who reportedly signed Monday with the Green Bay Packers, played in college at San Jose State. File/Getty Images

    Packers reportedly sign free-agent FB Liaina

    The Green Bay Packers have signed fullback Ina Liaina as a street free agent, according to the player’s agent.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb rocks out while stretching before the 2013 season opener in San Francisco. He'll rock out on Broadway next week. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb, Green to appear in Broadway musical

    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb and former Packers running back Ahman Green will appear next week in the Broadway musical “Rock of Ages.”

    • Jan. 24, 2014
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    Former Green Bay Packers vice president Andrew Brandt. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Greene's resignation resonates with former Packers VP Brandt

    Former Green Bay Packers executive Andrew Brandt writes this week that Kevin Greene’s resignation as the Packers’ outside linebackers coach caught his eye because he understands why someone might voluntarily leave his all-consuming job working in the NFL as a coach or scout.

    • Jan. 24, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers. File/USA Today

    Packers Talkback: Assessing future of Capers, Dietrich-Smith

    Keep those cards, letters, emails and tweets coming. I love your feedback and enjoy sharing it with the rest of our readership. I don't always agree and will say so, but that doesn't mean I don't appreciate your input.

    • Jan. 24, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers defensive end C.J. Wilson is carted off the field during the second half of the Nov. 24 game against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field. File/Press-Gazette Media)

    Free-agent countdown: No. 15 C.J. Wilson

    Sometimes life just isn't fair in the NFL. How else can you rationalize C.J. Wilson, coming off his most productive NFL season and arguably his best training camp, being confined to the sidelines for most of 2013 season?

    • Jan. 24, 2014
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    Alex Van Pelt, left, has been the Green Bay Packers' running backs coach for the last two seasons. He reportedly will become the team's quarterbacks coach. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Report: Van Pelt to coach Packers QBs

    Alex Van Pelt will be the Green Bay Packers’ new quarterbacks coach, according to a report by Jason La Canfora of CBSsports.com.

    • Jan. 23, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers tackle Marshall Newhouse sits on the bench during the Thanksgiving Day game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: No. 16 Marshall Newhouse

    When the Green Bay Packers hit rock bottom on Thanksgiving, so did Marshall Newhouse.

    • Jan. 23, 2014
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    Bart Starr spoke Wednesday about playing in and preparing for the first two Super Bowls, former coach Vince Lombardi and Brett Favre vs. Aaron Rodgers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Bart Starr talks about Lombardi, Super Bowls

    Former Packers quarterback and Pro Football Hall of Famer Bart Starr, who turned 80 this month, spoke with Portland Oregonian sports columnist and radio host John Canzano on Wednesday on a Portland radio station.

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    Alex Van Pelt still has a year on his contract as an assistant coach, giving the Packers the option to block any potential move to another team. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Van Pelt drawing interest, but Packers can block move

    If Mike Pettine gets the Cleveland Browns head coaching position, he reportedly would be interested in hiring Alex Van Pelt as his offensive coordinator, according to report by Jason La Canfora of CBSsports.com.

    • Jan. 22, 2014
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    Green Bay Packer kicker Mason Crosby (2) makes an extra point during the game against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field last October. Crosby made all 42 of his extra points last season and has missed only two of 350 extra-point tries in seven NFL seasons. File/Getty Images

    Murphy endorses expanded playoffs, eliminating extra point

    Green Bay Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy says he's in favor of the NFL expanding the playoffs and eliminating the extra point.

    • Jan. 22, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy to be drafted for Pro Bowl tonight

    The Green Bay Packers’ lone Pro Bowl player, running back Eddie Lacy, will be selected sometime tonight on Day 2 of the Pro Bowl draft.

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    Ted Thompson is again down in Mobile, Ala., scouting the next crop of prospects to feed his draft-and-develop mantra instead of salivating at the upcoming pool of free agents. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Thompson: Draft-and-develop remains 'best policy'

    A disappointing and injury-riddled 8-8-1 season hasn’t shaken Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson from his core beliefs.

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    Joe Lombardi, left, the grandson of legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi, has been hired as Detroit Lions defensive coordinator. He was the New Orleans Saints' quarterbacks coach. File/Getty Images

    Lions hire Lombardi's grandson as offensive coordinator

    The Detroit Lions have hired one of Vince Lombardi’s grandsons as their offensive coordinator.

    • Jan. 21, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy watches as linebacker Robert Francois is helped off the field after tearing an Achilles tendon against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field on Oct. 6. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Free-agent countdown: LB Robert Francois

    Being the primary backup to A.J. Hawk can make for lonely work. Just ask Robert Francois.

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    Darren Sharper was drafted by the Packers in the second round of the 1997 NFL Draft. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Former Packers safety Sharper arrested on suspicion of rape

    Former Green Bay Packers safety Darren Sharper was arrested Friday night in Los Angeles on suspicion of rape.

    • Jan. 19, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers outside linebackers coach Kevin Greene, right, works with Mike Neal on the sidelines during the Nov. 4 game against the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field. The Packers announced Friday that Greene is leaving his job to spend more time with his family. File/Press-Gazette Media

    OLB coach Greene leaves Packers

    Kevin Greene will not return next season as the Green Bay Packers’ outside linebackers coach, saying he wants to spend more time with his family.

    • Jan. 17, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running back Kahlil Bell. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: RB Kahlil Bell

    When Datone Jones arrived at UCLA in 2008, it took all of one practice for the current Green Bay Packers defensive lineman to realize who Kahlil Bell was.

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    Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers Talkback: Some readers say Capers must go

    My column earlier this week defending Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers generated a fair number of detractors.

    • Jan. 16, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers safety Chris Banjo, seen during a preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks, had 19 tackles on defense and 10 on special teams during the regular season. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Banjo still waiting for tender from Packers

    The Green Bay Packers have yet to offer a contract to exclusive-rights free agent Chris Banjo, but the agent for the second-year safety believes the team will do so before the start of the new league year in March.

    • Jan. 16, 2014
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    Some Packers fans agree with the notion that defensive coordinator Dom Capers in not the problem. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers Talkback: Some believe Capers is not the problem

    In a nutshell, my column on Sunday said defensive coordinator Dom Capers didn't have enough talent to work with and the problems of the Packers defense stemmed from some poor recent drafts by general manager Ted Thompson.

    • Jan. 15, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Seneca Wallace. File/Press-Gazette

    Free-agent countdown: QB Seneca Wallace

    The Green Bay Packers surprised many on the morning of Sept. 2 when they sent B.J. Coleman packing for Chattanooga and signed 33-year-old quarterback Seneca Wallace to back up Aaron Rodgers.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy 'extremely excited' to be added to Pro Bowl

    The Green Bay Packers won’t be shut out from the Pro Bowl, after all. Rookie running back Eddie Lacy will replace Minnesota’s Adrian Peterson in the Jan. 26 game.

    • Jan. 15, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy named NFL writers' rookie of year

    The Pro Football Writers of America has voted Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy its rookie of the year.

    • Jan. 14, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers safety Chris Banjo. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Free-agent countdown: S Chris Banjo

    Chris Banjo wasn’t the Green Bay Packers’ first choice for an extra safety, but he certainly proved to be the right one.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Kyle Bursaw/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers Talkback: Does Aaron Rodgers deserve A-minus?

    Readers responded to Mike Vandermause's player-by-player grades of the Green Bay Packers during the 2013 season, and not everyone thought Aaron Rodgers deserved an A-minus.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterbacks coach Ben McAdoo. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Dolphins interview McAdoo for offensive coordinator

    Green Bay Packers quarterbacks coach Ben McAdoo is scheduled to interview for the Miami Dolphins' offensive coordinator position today, according to a report on ESPN.com.

    • Jan. 14, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers punter Tim Masthay is forced to make the tackle on New York Giants punt returner Rueben Randle during their Nov. 17 game at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers take a step back on special teams

    After four consecutive years of steady progression, the Green Bay Packers’ special teams unit in 2013 took its first step backward under fifth-year coordinator Shawn Slocum.

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    McAdoo interview with Giants postponed to today

    Green Bay Packers quarterbacks coach Ben McAdoo’s interview for the vacant offensive coordinator job with the New York Giants was postponed until Monday because of travel delays caused by bad weather.

    • Jan. 13, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers left tackle David Bakhtiari (69) lies on the ground after sustaining a concussion during Sunday's NFC wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers at Lambeau Field. Center Evan Dietrich-Smith stands over him. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    NFL: Bakhtiari violated concussion protocol

    Green Bay Packers rookie left tackle David Bakhtiari violated NFL concussion protocol when he re-entered Sunday’s NFC wild-card playoff game, a 23-20 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, despite not being cleared by team doctors.

    • Jan. 10, 2014
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    Los Angeles Rams linebacker Kevin Greene (91) pressures Green Bay Packers quarterback Blair Kiel as he throws a pass during the fourth quarter at Anaheim Stadium in Anaheim, Calif., on Sept. 29, 1991. The Packers lost 23-21. Press-Gazette archives

    Greene is Hall of Fame finalist again

    For the third consecutive year, Green Bay Packers outside linebackers coach Kevin Greene is one step away from the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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    McAdoo to interview for Giants coordinator job

    Ben McAdoo is scheduled to interview for the New York Giants’ offensive coordinator position this weekend, according to a report on NJ.com.

    • Jan. 9, 2014
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    Mike Daniels has separated himself from the rest of the 2012 draft class. File/USA TODAY Sports

    Packers looking to get more from young d-linemen

    The Green Bay Packers spent the last two NFL drafts stockpiling their roster with young defensive linemen.

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    49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick beat the Packers again Sunday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers still haven't solved Kaepernick

    The Green Bay Packers defense contained Colin Kaepernick the best it could in Sunday’s 23-20 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, but it still wasn’t quite good enough.

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    Packers coach Mike McCarthy made it clear that the 63-year-old Dom Capers will be his defensive coordinator in 2014. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy makes it clear Capers will be back

    Coach Mike McCarthy left no doubt that Dom Capers will be back as the Packers' defensive coordinator next season.

    • Jan. 8, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running backs coach Alex Van Pelt, left, works with Cedric Benson during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field in August 2012. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Van Pelt could be QB coach if McAdoo leaves

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy might not have to look far to find his next quarterbacks coach if Ben McAdoo winds up being the next head coach of the Cleveland Browns or lands an offensive coordinator job elsewhere in the NFL.

    • Jan. 8, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy during Sunday's NFC wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: 'This could've been one of our best teams'

    The Green Bay Packers had a team that could have been one of their best ever but they instead encountered "a challenging season" in 2013, coach Mike McCarthy said in his end-of-season press conference on Wednesday.

    • Jan. 8, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields is carted off the field after injuring a knee during Sunday's NFC wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Shields, Neal injuries don't appear serious

    By all early indications, both Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields and linebacker Mike Neal averted significant knee injuries during the first quarter of Sunday’s 23-20 playoff loss to the San Francisco 49ers.

    • Jan. 6, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams. Kyle Bursaw/Press-Gazette Media

    Williams: Capers is good, but needs more veterans

    The Green Bay Packers probably are looking at significant changeover on their defense this offseason with starters Sam Shields, B.J. Raji, Ryan Pickett, Johnny Jolly and Mike Neal among their unrestricted free agents.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones. Kyle Bursaw/Press-Gazette Media

    James Jones ready to test free-agent market

    The first time James Jones hit free agency, the Green Bay Packers’ receiver wasn’t met with a piping-hot market for his services. Now, the 29-year-old receiver returns to offseason uncertainty.

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    Green Bay Packers tackle Bryan Bulaga during OTA practice last May. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Bulaga: 'Wherever they need me to play, I'll play'

    Fourth-round rookie David Bakhtiari started 16 games at left tackle this season, which raises this question: Where does Bryan Bulaga fit into the picture once he returns next season?

    • Jan. 6, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) stretches the ball to score on a 5-yard touchdown reception against San Francisco 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers (22) during the first quarter of their Sept. 8 game in San Francisco. Rogers missed Sunday's NFC wild-card playoff game with a hamstring injury. File/AP

    CB Carlos Rogers inactive for 49ers

    The Green Bay Packers went with two quarterbacks and three outside linebackers for Sunday's NFC wild-card playoff game against San Francisco, while starting cornerback Carlos Rogers was inactive for the 49ers.

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    Green Bay Packers rookie running back was  selected to the All-Pro second team, which is voted on by a panel of 50 Associated Press voters. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy, Sitton voted All-Pro second team

    Eddie Lacy can’t call himself a Pro Bowler quite yet, but All-Pro isn’t a bad consolation.

    • Jan. 3, 2014
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    Since Week 11, cornerback Tramon Williams is fifth in the NFL with interceptions (three) while contributing 11 pass deflections, 2½ sacks and two forced fumbles this season. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Williams, dime package solidified down the stretch

    Like everyone else, Joe Whitt noticed something different about Tramon Williams following the Green Bay Packers’ 27-13 loss to the New York Giants on Nov. 17.

    • Jan. 3, 2014
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    Mike McCarthy walks off Lambeau Field.

    McCarthy on sellout: 'It's the way it's supposed to be'

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Friday afternoon that he expected Sunday's game to be a sellout because that's "the way it’s supposed to be. This is Lambeau Field. I know it’ll be a great environment. Our fans always show up."

    • Jan. 3, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry (53) hits Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) to cause a fumble in the second quarter during the Thanksgiving game at Ford Field in Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Neal, Perry sit out of Friday's practice

    Outside linebackers Mike Neal and Nick Perry sat out of Friday’s practice after taking part of Thursday’s padded session on a limited basis.

    • Jan. 3, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy looked good in practice Thursday, coach Mike McCarthy said. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Packers practice ball handling in cold weather

    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy and wide receiver Randall Cobb looked good in practice Thursday, coach Mike McCarthy said. The team practiced indoors and outdoors, he said.

    • Jan. 2, 2014
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    The Packers always say the colder the better, especially when they’re playing a team such as their opponent this week, the San Francisco 49ers, from a far more temperate climate. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers OK with plunging Sunday forecast

    Every day since the Packers defeated the Chicago Bears last Sunday to get into the playoffs as the No. 4-seeded team in the NFC, the weather forecast for their home wild-card playoff game has gotten worse.

    • Jan. 2, 2014
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews leaves the field after breaking his right thum during a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field on Dec. 22. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Matthews is only player to miss practice

    The Green Bay Packers appear likely to have 52 of their 53 players available for Sunday’s NFC wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers.

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    Packers sign 27-year-old lineman to practice squad

    The Green Bay Packers have signed 27-year-old guard Lanier Coleman to their practice squad, filling the spot vacated by cornerback Jumal Rolle upon his activation to the 53-man roster last Friday.

    • Dec. 31, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) and running back Eddie Lacy (27) celebrate their victory over the Chicago Bears after Sunday's game at Soldier Field in Chicago. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Rodgers' 'finest hour'; Matthews out for 49ers

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy had good news and bad news on Monday. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers had "his finest hour" against the Chicago Bears on Sunday, but linebacker Clay Matthews is out for the NFC wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers.

    • Dec. 30, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson (87) tries to elude Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings (26) and linebacker James Anderson (50) after making a catch during the first quarter of Sunday's game at Soldier Field in Chicago. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Nelson follows 2012 'struggle' with his best season

    Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson might easily be the best bargain in football at this moment.

    • Dec. 30, 2013
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    Rookie running back Eddie Lacy was named a first alternate for the Pro Bowl. The Packers had seven others named alternates as well. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers shut out from Pro Bowl; Lacy first alternate

    If the Green Bay Packers clinch their fifth consecutive playoff appearance Sunday, they’ll have done it without a single Pro Bowler.

    • Dec. 27, 2013
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    The NFL issued a statement Friday saying the officiating crew from Sunday's game between the Packers and Steelers erred during the final 10 seconds, causing the game clock to start prematurely. / AP

    NFL: Officials erred in final 10 seconds of Sunday's game

    The NFL has confirmed Carl Cheffers and his officiating crew erred during the final 10 seconds of the Green Bay Packers’ 38-31 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.

    • Dec. 27, 2013
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    The Packers plan for quarterback Aaron Rodgers on Sunday is to "cut him loose" against the Bears. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers plan to 'cut Rodgers loose' against Bears

    When Aaron Rodgers steps back under center for the Green Bay Packers this Sunday, don’t expect many restrictions to be levied on the returning quarterback.

    • Dec. 27, 2013
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    Randall Cobb could be activated before Sunday's game against the Bears. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers promote CB Rolle; leave spot open for Cobb

    The Green Bay Packers are leaving the door open for Randall Cobb to be activated in time for Sunday’s game against Chicago.

    • Dec. 27, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews leaves the field after suffering a thumb injury during aSunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Matthews' surgery latest blow in long line of injuries

    Any hope the Green Bay Packers have for a late-season rally behind returning quarterback Aaron Rodgers likely will have to happen without their best player on defense.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews sacks Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger during Sunday's game at Lambeau Field. Matthews was injured on the play and didn't return. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Matthews has surgery for broken thumb

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media on Friday following their final practice before Sunday’s regular-season finale against Chicago.

    • Dec. 27, 2013
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    Packers running back Eddie Lacy against the Pittsburgh Steelers Dec. 22 at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy returns to practice; Neal, Perry sit

    As Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy predicted, running back Eddie Lacy was back in pads during Friday’s practice and looks like a good bet to play this Sunday against Chicago.

    • Dec. 27, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy has 1,112 rushing yards this season. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette

    Packers expect Lacy to play despite ankle injury

    The Packers expect halfback Eddie Lacy to be in their starting lineup Sunday against Chicago despite his re-injured ankle.

    • Dec. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers talks with coach Mike McCarthy during practice in the Don Hutson Center, Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers ready to play football again

    It took 52 long and sometimes frustrating days for Aaron Rodgers to get the green light to return from his fractured left collarbone, but the Packers announced Thursday the return of their starting quarterback for this Sunday’s winner-take-all shown with Chicago for the NFC North title.

    • Dec. 26, 2013
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    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is all smiles at practice on Thursday. Rodgers is expected to start Sunday against the Bears, coach Mike McCarthy said.

    Rodgers will start Sunday against Bears (video)

    The Green Bay Packers are preparing to start quarterback Aaron Rodgers Sunday against the Chicago Bears, coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday afternoon.

    • Dec. 26, 2013
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    Aaron Rodgers, before the Packers game against the Cowboys.

    Thursday practice report: Early signs on Rodgers look good

    Though there was nothing definitive, the small signs from Packers practice Thursday suggest that Aaron Rodgers might be back this week.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews leaves the field after re-injuring his thumb during Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette

    Packers' Wednesday injury report: Rodgers 'limited', Matthews 'out'

    Quarterback Aaron Rodgers was listed as "limited" while outside linebacker Clay Matthews was "out" in the Green Bay Packers' injury report on Wednesday.

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    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

    Rodgers says decision on his playing status will be known Thursday

    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers said he underwent a scan over the past 24 hours of his broken collarbone and will know on Thursday whether he will play against the Chicago Bears in the regular-season finale on Sunday.

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    McCarthy explains his post-game speech

    Mike McCarthy might have been taken his tournament approach to winning the NFC North a little too literally.

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    Referee Carl Cheffers (51) and head linesman Kent Payne (79) during the second half of Sunday's game between the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field. The Steelers won 38-31. Mike Roemer/AP

    McCarthy wishes 'officiating mechanics were intact' on last play

    A day of reflection hasn’t changed the Green Bay Packers’ displeasure with Carl Cheffers and his officiating crew in the waning moments of Sunday’s 38-31 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews leaves the field after reinjuring his right thumb during Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Matthews' chances bleak; Cobb expected to do more

    It doesn’t look promising for Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews to play again this season.

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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy walks off the field after Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field. The Steelers won 38-31. Jeffrey Phelps/AP

    McCarthy: 'Very comfortable with my relationship with Aaron Rodgers'

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy on Monday shrugged off an ESPN report that suggested there was tension between him and quarterback Aaron Rodgers over the handling of Rodgers' return from a broken collarbone.

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    Matthews suffers 'repeat' thumb injury

    If the Green Bay Packers are to complete their improbable journey to a fifth consecutive playoff berth, they’ll likely have to do it without outside linebacker Clay Matthews.

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    Packers and Steelers miffed with officials

    Justified or not, neither the Green Bay Packers nor the Pittsburgh Steelers were happy with some of the officials’ decisions in Sunday’s game at Lambeau Field.

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    Only 5 inactive for Steelers game

    There were no surprises on the Green Bay Packers’ inactive list on Sunday, partly because there were only five after they reduced their roster to 51 by putting Brandon Bostick and Johnny Jolly on the injured reserve list on Saturday.

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    Bush continues to answer the call for defense

    If many fans had their druthers, Jarrett Bush might not be suiting up for his 121st game with the Green Bay Packers this afternoon against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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    Johnny Jolly is awaiting a decision on a significant neck injury suffered in last Sunday’s win over the Dallas Cowboys. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers place Jolly, Bostick on IR; don't activate Cobb

    The Green Bay Packers placed both tight end Brandon Bostick and defensive lineman Johnny Jolly on injured reserve Saturday, but didn’t make any corresponding roster moves.

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    Packers tight end Brandon Bostick is done for the season with a foot injury. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Foot injury ends Bostick's first NFL season

    The foot injury Brandon Bostick sustained against Dallas will end the former practice-squad tight end’s first season on the active roster.

    • Dec. 20, 2013
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    Packers linebacker Mike Neal is battling through an abdominal injury. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Neal battling abdominal injury but producing for Packers

    Mike Neal doesn’t need to utter a word to Kevin Greene for the Green Bay Packers outside linebackers coach to know his pupil is hurting.

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    Packers rookie Josh Boyd is likely to start Sunday in Johnny Jolly's place. / Getty Images

    Boyd likely to be called upon to fill Jolly's void

    With Johnny Jolly’s comeback season likely over, the Green Bay Packers are now left with a 6-foot-3, 328-pound hole to fill on their defensive line.

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    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will miss a seventh straight game Sunday against the Steelers. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers ruled out against Pittsburgh

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media following practice on Friday. Here are some highlights from his news conference:

    • Dec. 20, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn against the Atlanta Falcons.

    Still no Rodgers; Flynn takes first-team snaps

    Backup quarterback Matt Flynn handled first-team snaps during Friday's final run-through while Aaron Rodgers stood off to the side, suggesting the Green Bay Packers quarterback will miss his seventh consecutive game this Sunday.

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    Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Aaron Rodgers "looks ready" but it still appears Matt Flynn will start Sunday at quarterback. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy says Rodgers looks sharp, but signs point to QB not playing

    Much of what coach Mike McCarthy said today suggested Aaron Rodgers is ready to play quarterback for the Packers this week.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers during practice inside the Hutson Center Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Rodgers looks 'ready' in practice but not cleared

    Aaron Rodgers looked "very good" in practice Thursday, coach Mike McCarthy said. But the QB has not been medically cleared to play yet, and McCarthy said he'll announce the starter against the Steelers on Friday.

    • Dec. 19, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn (10) throws from behind his blockers against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Flynn looking more like starter against Steelers Sunday

    All signs from early in practice Thursday suggest that Matt Flynn will be the Packers’ quarterback this week against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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    With their postseason hopes on the line, the Packers are treating Sunday's game against the Steelers like a playoff game. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers treating Steelers game like playoff contest

    The NFL postseason doesn’t begin until Jan. 4-5, but as far as the Packers are concerned, the playoffs have already started.

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    Matt Flynn is preparing to start again this week at quarterback for the Packers. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Once again, Matt Flynn prepares as if he will be starting quarterback

    When asked today if he was expecting to start at quarterback again this week, Matt Flynn replied: “I don't know. I'm going to prepare like it. My mindset is I'm starting. Obviously, we all hope that Aaron Rodgers plays, but my mindset is I'm starting just so I can prepare myself.”

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    Packers receiver Randall Cobb returned to practice Wednesday for the first time since breaking his tibia against the Baltimore Ravens in October. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb happy to practice, but hasn't been cleared to play yet

    Randall Cobb said he’s only been running for about a week, so his return to practice today wasn’t at full speed.

    • Dec. 18, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy, left, talks with quarterback Matt Flynn (10) during a timeout in the second half of Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas. Tony Gutierrez/AP

    McCarthy: Rodgers not medically cleared yet

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has still not been cleared by the team's medical staff to play, coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday.

    • Dec. 18, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers during practice at the Don Hutson Center earlier this month. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers looks good at Wednesday practice

    The good news at Green Bay Packers practice inside the Don Hutson Center on Wednesday was that Aaron Rodgers was showing excellent velocity and mobility during the individual portion of the workout open to reporters.

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    Aaron Rodgers said Tuesday that getting through practice last week without any pain was a major step toward his returning to the field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers hoping Packers clear him to play this week

    Aaron Rodgers sounded relatively hopeful that his broken collarbone has healed enough to get him cleared to this week but gave no stronger indication than that about his status for the Packers’ game Sunday against Pittsburgh.

    • Dec. 17, 2013
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    Baltimore Ravens defensive end DeAngelo Tyson, left, intercepts a pass intended for Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush during the third quarter of Monday night's game in Detroit. AP/Paul Sancya

    Packers back in control of playoff hopes

    Once again, the Green Bay Packers control their own destiny.

    • Dec. 16, 2013
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    Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers shouts instructions to his players during Sunday's game against the Cowboys in Dallas. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Capers, Kiffin's heralded schemes take hit in Dallas

    Dom Capers and Monte Kiffin will go down as two of the most innovative defensive minds in NFL history, but both long-time coordinators have often found themselves defending their units in 2013.

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    Packers cornerback Tramon Williams makes a diving interception late in Sunday's game against the Cowboys in Dallas. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy wasn't worried about delayed review on late pick

    On the field, Tramon Williams knew he caught it. On the opposite sideline, McCarthy didn’t have a doubt in his mind. Ditto for defensive coordinator Dom Capers, hoisted in the catbird seat at AT&T Stadium.

    • Dec. 16, 2013
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    Matt Flynn is preparing to start again Sunday at quarterback for the Green Bay Packers. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Flynn preparing to start... for now

    For now, the Green Bay Packers are preparing with the mindset Matt Flynn will start this Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

    • Dec. 16, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn, left, talks with coach Mike McCarthy during the second half of Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Planning for Flynn, waiting on Rodgers

    The Green Bay Packers are starting their planning for Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers as if Matt Flynn will be the starting quarterback, coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.

    • Dec. 16, 2013
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    Rookie guard Lane Taylor was inactive Sunday. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Offensive linemen Taylor, Tretter inactive against Cowboys

    The Green Bay Packers made guard Lane Taylor and center-guard JC Tretter inactive for Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys, which means their backup offensive linemen would be Marshall Newhouse and Derek Sherrod.

    • Dec. 15, 2013
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    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been ruled out for Sunday's game in Dallas. / Getty Images

    'Disappointed' Rodgers won't play in Dallas

    Frustration is mounting for Aaron Rodgers, but the Green Bay Packers aren’t taking any chances with their franchise quarterback.

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    Green Bay Packers left takle David Bakhtiari (69) blocks on Aaron Rodgers' blind side against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Bakhtiari prepares for big challenge vs. Cowboys' Ware

    Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware has earned a Pro Bowl berth in each of the past seven seasons and has 117 career sacks to his credit.

    • Dec. 13, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy looks for an opening in the first quarter of the Green Bay Packers 22-21 victory Sunday over the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field. Kyle Bursaw/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy says he's close to 100 percent

    Packers running back Eddie Lacy said today in the locker room he is nearly 100 percent after spraining his ankle last Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons.

    • Dec. 13, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers warms-up before the Nov. 28 game at Ford Field in Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers declared out for Cowboys game

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been declared out for Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys, coach Mike McCarthy said Friday afternoon.

    • Dec. 13, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers talks with quarterback Matt Flynn along the sidelines during the Nov. 28 game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers stands and watches during early portion of practice

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers stood and watched during the early portion of practice today inside the Don Hutson Center, an indication he likely won't play on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys.

    • Dec. 13, 2013
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    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers still has not been medically cleared to play this week. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers: 'I feel a little better than last week'

    Aaron Rodgers hasn’t had a medical scan on his broken collarbone this week, isn’t sure if he will, but says he will need one to be cleared to play.

    • Dec. 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers drops back to pass during practice inside the Don Hutson Center last week. He's improved since then. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers appears to be making progress

    By all appearances, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has made a step forward this week in his recovery from a broken left collarbone.

    • Dec. 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy during the first half of Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field. Mike Roemer/AP

    McCarthy: Rodgers still isn't cleared to play

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers practiced Thursday, but his broken left collarbone wasn't evaluated and he still isn't cleared to play, coach Mike McCarthy said after practice.

    • Dec. 12, 2013
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    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) makes a pass in the fourth quarter over Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly (97) during a Sept. 21, 2008, game at Lambeau Field. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Cowboys' Romo can relate to Rodgers' broken collarbone

    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo knows all about broken collarbones and can relate to what the Packers’ Aaron Rodgers is going through.

    • Dec. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) reacts after getting a first down against the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field. / USA TODAY Sports

    Packers hoping Lacy can practice on Friday

    If the Green Bay Packers have to go without Aaron Rodgers for a sixth consecutive game this Sunday against Dallas, it would at least help to have Eddie Lacy in the backfield.

    • Dec. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless, right, walks off the field with quarterback Scott Tolzien after a 27-13 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles at Lambeau Field on Nov. 10. Quarless is delighted to have Aaron Rodgers practicing with the No. 1 offense again. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Quarless: Rodgers took snaps with No. 1 offense

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers hasn't been medically cleared to play, but he took some snaps with the No.1 offense during Wednesday's practice, according to tight end Andrew Quarless.

    • Dec. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb catches a ball before the Thanksgiving Day game against the Detroit LIons at Ford Field in Detroit. He hasn't been medically cleared to return to action. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Rodgers, Cobb still not cleared to play

    Neither quarterback Aaron Rodgers nor wide receiver Randall Cobb has been medically cleared to play, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday.

    • Dec. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy was injured during Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy sits out of practice; Rodgers continues rehab

    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy sat out of Wednesday’s practice inside the Don Hutson Center after spraining an ankle in Sunday’s 22-21 win over Atlanta.

    • Dec. 11, 2013
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    The Green Bay Packers activated rookie offensive lineman JC Tretter on Tuesday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers activate Tretter, place White on IR

    Rookie center/guard JC Tretter was activated from the Green Bay Packers' reserve/physically unable to perform list on Tuesday, and wide receiver Myles White was placed on injured reserve.

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    Ahman Green is the Green Bay Packers' all-time leading rusher. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Green, Ruettgers to be inducted into Packers Hall of Fame (video)

    Ahman Green and Ken Ruettgers will be inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame next summer, the hall announced Tuesday.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, left, conceded Tuesday that he couldn't do much at practice last week. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers: I wasn't close to playing last week

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ broken left collarbone will need to have improved significantly from last week for him to play Sunday at Dallas.

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    Should the Packers have been more patient with Jeremy Ross?

    The Green Bay Packers’ unquestioning faith in Mason Crosby in spite of a trying 2012 campaign facilitated his resurgence in 2013.

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    Packers prepping Flynn to start in Dallas

    The Green Bay Packers are preparing Matt Flynn to be their starting quarterback this Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers watches from the sideline during the first half of Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field. Mike Roemer/AP

    McCarthy: Rodgers to be re-evaluated Wednesday

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, out since Nov. 4 with a broken left collarbone, will be evaluated Wednesday morning, coach Mike McCarthy said Monday. Even so, the Packers are planning for Matt Flynn to start Sunday in Dallas.

    • Dec. 9, 2013
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    Dietrich-Smith active against Falcons

    Starting Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith was healthy enough on Sunday morning to avoid the inactive list.

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    Missed tackles are only one area the defense has struggled over the past month, but the Packers feel it’s the best place to start to remedy the recent breakdown.
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    Packers wage late-season war on missed tackles

    Mike McCarthy’s displeasure with how poorly the Green Bay Packers tackled in last week’s 40-10 drubbing by Detroit was evident the moment players returned to practice this week.

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    Green Bay Packers' Clay Matthews celebrates sacking Minnesota Vikings' Christian Ponder in the first quarter. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Matthews fined $15,750 for defenseless hit

    The fines keep piling up for Clay Matthews – even if they don’t always stick.

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    Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy, left, and defensive coordinator Dom Capers look on during an Aug. 20 training camp practice. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Capers not pondering retirement during defensive skid

    Dom Capers made one thing abundantly clear on Friday afternoon: the 63-year-old defensive coordinator of the Green Bay Packers has no intention of retiring from his post.

    • Dec. 6, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers talks with quarterback Matt Flynn along the sidelines during their Thanksgiving Day game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    'Frustrated' Rodgers won't return against Falcons

    If the Green Bay Packers are to avoid a six-game winless streak, they’ll have to do it without the help of Aaron Rodgers.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers watches from the sideline during the Nov. 24 game against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers declared out for Falcons game

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, recovering from a broken left collarbone, has been declared out for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field.

    • Dec. 6, 2013
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    Dietrich-Smith sits out again; Rodgers still limited

    The Green Bay Packers could be without center Evan Dietrich-Smith for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons.

    • Dec. 6, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams (38) looks back after being called for pass interference against receiver Hakeem Nicks (88) against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Williams to appeal $26,250 fine

    Tramon Williams said he’s going to appeal his NFL fine of $26,250 for making contact with an official in the Packers’ game last week at Detroit.

    • Dec. 5, 2013
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    Rookie left tackle David Bakhtiari missed practice Thursday with an illness. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers still not cleared; Bakhtiari sent home with illness

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' broken collarbone hasn't healed enough to allow him to play and rookie left tackle David Bakhtiari missed practice with an illness, coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday

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    Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith did not practice Thursday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Dietrich-Smith, Pickett, Bakhtiari sit out practice; Rodgers in pads

    The Green Bay Packers added three players to their did-not-practice list on Thursday: center Evan Dietrich-Smith and defensive lineman Ryan Pickett and left tackle David Bakhtiari.

    • Dec. 5, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn during drills with at practice inside the Don Hutson Center Wednesday. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Flynn maintains his arm is fine

    Matt Flynn struggled mightily against the Detroit Lions last Thursday in a 40-10 loss, and questions about his arm strength persist after the Lions dared him to throw deep and he couldn't successfully pull it off.

    • Dec. 4, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Dietrich-Smith frustrated by new injury to ankle

    Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith had another injury setback at practice on Wednesday when he twisted an ankle after stepping on someone’s foot during team drills.

    • Dec. 4, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers stands along the sidelines late in the fourth quarter of the Nov. 17 game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers: I'll know by Friday or Saturday if I can play

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers said he should know by Friday or Saturday at the latest whether he can play Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons, and it all depends on whether he will be cleared medically.

    • Dec. 4, 2013
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    McCarthy: Rodgers did what he could in practice; rehab continues

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers did everything during practice Wednesday that the team's doctors have cleared him to do. Even so, Rodgers was limited in practice, coach Mike McCarthy said.

    • Dec. 4, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers throws a pass during warmups before Thursday's game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers shows zip on passes during practice

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers displayed some zip on the ball as he threw short to intermediate passes during individual drills at practice on Wednesday.

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    Scans didn't provide "greatest news" for Rodgers

    Aaron Rodgers hasn’t given up on playing again this season, but it could be at least another week until the Green Bay Packers quarterback is able to do so.

    • Dec. 3, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will have limited practice this week, but coach Mike McCarthy said backup Matt Flynn will take the starter reps. File/Press Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Rodgers will practice Wednesday, not ruled out for game

    Following are the highlights of coach Mike McCarthy's press conference this afternoon:

    • Dec. 3, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers Jerron McMillian breaks up a pass intended for Cincinnati Bengals' Germaine Gresham on Sept. 22. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers cut safety McMillian

    The Packers announced they’ve cut safety Jerron McMillian to make room on their roster for running back Kahlil Bell.

    • Dec. 3, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers sustained a broken left collarbone on this play against the Chicago Bears on Nov. 4 at Lambeau Field. File/AP

    Report: Rodgers to have broken collarbone scanned

    The Green Bay Packers should get a good indication on Monday whether Aaron Rodgers will be back to save their season.

    • Dec. 3, 2013
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    Michael Vick was the Atlanta Falcons' quarterback when they played the Green Bay Packers in an NFC wild-card playoff game on a 31-degree day at Lambeau Field on Jan. 4, 2003. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Falcons lack experience playing in cold weather

    The Atlanta Falcons might be in for jolt when they travel to Green Bay to face the Packers on Sunday.

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    Chicago Bears running back Kahlil Bell carries the ball with Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett and linebacker A.J. Hawk in pursuit during a Dec. 25, 2011 game  at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette

    Running back Kahlil Bell joins Packers

    Former Chicago Bears running back Kahlil Bell tweeted today that he’s the newest member of the Packers.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers talks with quarterback Matt Flynn along the sidelines during Thursday's loss to the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Conflicting reports swirl on Rodgers' status, return

    The status of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers remains as murky as it’s ever been following a myriad of media reports on Sunday.

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    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett (42) gets beat by receiver Calvin Johnson (81) for a touchdown against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Missed tackles continue to plague Packers

    The Green Bay Packers’ recurring issues on defense and special teams carried over to another week and subsequently another disheartening defeat in Thursday’s 40-10 blowout loss to the Detroit Lions.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers talks with quarterback Matt Flynn along the sidelines during Thursday's game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy doesn't know yet if Rodgers will play vs. Falcons

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy said at his press conference Friday morning that he doesn’t know yet whether Aaron Rodgers can play next week against the Atlanta Falcons. He does know one thing, however. Thursday's 40-10 loss to the Lions was one of the toughest losses he's ever been part of.

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    Packers get 4 starters back vs. Lions

    The Green Bay Packers got some reinforcements back for Thursday’s game at Detroit with starters Don Barclay at right tackle, Sam Shields at cornerback, Nick Perry at outside linebacker and Johnny Jolly at defensive end all active against the Lions.

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    Healthier defense needs to prove its worth

    Contrary to popular public opinion, the Green Bay Packers’ recent lapses on defense have not been lost on Dom Capers.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Johnathan Franklin returns a kickoff in the first quarter of the Packers' 26-26 tie Sunday with the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field. Kyle Bursaw/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers put Franklin on IR; promote ILB Aiyewa

    Johnathan Franklin’s up-and-down rookie season with the Green Bay Packers is over.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn (10) will again be in the huddle for Thursday's game against the Detroit Lions. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Flynn to start vs. Lions; Rodgers out again

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy wasn’t bluffing when he said quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ chances of playing against the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving Day were “slim to none.”

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    Schwartz won't take Sitton's "bait"

    Mike McCarthy chose his words carefully, but it was easy to see the Green Bay Packers coach wasn’t happy with left guard Josh Sitton’s comments about Detroit coach Jim Schwartz and the Lions' players.

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    Detroit Lions returner Jeremy Ross (12) heads upfield on a 42-yard punt return during the first quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field in Detroit on Sunday. Carlos Osorio/AP

    Packers ready for former returner Ross

    The Green Bay Packers will be staring at a familiar face on Thursday in former returner Jeremy Ross, who’s handling the kickoff and punt duties for the Detroit Lions.

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    Packers left guard Josh Sitton looks on before the team's Week 1 game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Sitton wouldn't play for Schwartz, calls Lions 'scumbags'

    There’s no love lost between the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions, specifically in the trenches.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) practices at the Don Hutson Center. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Rodgers says he hasn't been cleared to play yet by team doctor (video)

    Aaron Rodgers said on his ESPN Milwaukee radio show (http://bit.ly/BTzHn) today that he felt good during his first practice since suffering a broken collarbone but hasn’t been cleared to play yet by team doctor Patrick McKenzie.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, left, likely will be on the sideline with coach Mike McCarthy, center, again Thursday. Quarterback Matt Flynn, right, got the starter's work in practice on Tuesday, McCarthy said. Tom Lynn/Getty Images

    Rodgers almost certainly won't play Thursday, McCarthy says

    It's unlikely Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will play Thursday at Detroit, coach Mike McCarthy reiterated Tuesday despite the quarterback’s participation in practice.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) practices Tuesday morning at the Don Hutson Center for the first time since his collarbone injury. Quarterback Matt Flynn (10) is at left. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Rodgers practices for first time since injury

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers practiced Tuesday for the first time since breaking his collarbone on Nov. 4.

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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly, who sustained a groin injury against the Philadelphia Eagles on Nov. 10, returned to practice on Tuesday. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Shields, Jolly, Barclay also return to practice

    Besides the return of Aaron Rodgers to the practice field, there was more good news on the injury front for the Green Bay Packers on Tuesday morning.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers looks on from the bench during Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Rodgers' chances of playing Thursday? 'Slim and none,' McCarthy says

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' chances of playing against the Detroit Lions on Thursday are "slim and none," coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.

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    Defensive tackle Johnny Jolly went out of last week's game against the New York Giants with a groin injury. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Jolly, Shields inactive against Vikings

    Starting defensive players Johnny Jolly and Sam Shields were listed as inactive by the Green Bay Packers for Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings.

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    Defensive end Jerel Worthy was activated Saturday from the physically unable to perform list. File/USA TODAY Sports

    Packers activate Worthy, Richardson; place Hayward on IR

    The Green Bay Packers activated Jerel Worthy and Sean Richardson from the physically unable to perform list on Saturday after placing cornerbacks Casey Hayward (hamstring) and James Nixon (knee) on season-ending injured reserve.

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    Quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Vikings.

    It's official: Rodgers ruled out for Sunday's game against Vikings

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will not play in Sunday's game, coach Mike McCarthy said Friday. However, Rodgers did throw the ball a little in practice Friday.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker A. J. Hawk tackles Chicago Bears quarterback Josh McCown during the game at Lambeau Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Consistency earns Hawk nod as dime linebacker

    It’s been more three years since the Green Bay Packers made waves by sitting A.J. Hawk for an entire game.

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    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett (42) reacts after the Packers stopped the Baltimore Ravens on fourth down in the second quarter during their game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers sticking with Burnett and Jennings at safety

    Don’t expect any overhauls to the Green Bay Packers’ starting safety situation this Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.

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    Packers' Sam Shields (37) is all smiles after making an interception in the first quarter during their game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Secondary adjusts to life without Shields

    The Green Bay Packers aren’t sure whether they’ll have Sam Shields available this Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, but they’re certainty well-prepared for the worst case scenario.

    • Nov. 22, 2013
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    Aaron Rodgers and Scott Tolzien.

    Rodgers still out during Friday's practice; Tolzien likely to get start

    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will miss his third consecutive game this Sunday against Minnesota after sitting out of Friday’s final practice.

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    Green Bay Packers outside linebackers coach Kevin Greene is a semifinalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the 8th straight year. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Greene HOF semifinalist for 8th time

    Kevin Greene is a semifinalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the eighth straight year.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Micah Hyde says he will play Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Hyde says he'll play Sunday

    Though the Green Bay Packers’ injury list at cornerback looks bad, Micah Hyde should be healthy enough to play the nickel spot against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday

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    Green Bay Packers cornerbacks Sam Shields, left and Micah Hyde. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Hyde, Shields status uncertain

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy couldn't say for sure Thursday whether cornerbacks Micah Hyde and Sam Shields would play against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Micah Hyde. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Hyde sits out practice; McCarthy foregoes pads

    The Green Bay Packers on Thursday added a new player to their list of players not practicing: Nickel cornerback Micah Hyde.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb (18) reaches for his knee after getting hit by Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam during their Oct. 13 game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb says mid-December is earliest he could return

    Packers receiver Randall Cobb said today in the locker room that the earliest he could return is mid-December and suggested it wasn’t a fractured fibula that landed him on the injured reserve list designated for return.

    • Nov. 20, 2013
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    Syracuse offensive lineman Andrew Tiller runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis in February 2012. File/AP

    Packers shuffle offensive linemen on practice squad

    The Green Bay Packers have signed guard Andrew Tiller to their practice squad to replace guard Bryan Collins.

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    7 Packers players sit out practice

    The Green Bay Packers' injury list included seven players that didn't practice on Wednesday at Clarke Hinkle Field.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is helped to his feet after being sacked in the first quarter against the Chicago Bears during their Monday night game at Lambeau Field. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers sheds little light on when he will return

    Injured Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers answered questions from the media in the locker room today for the first time since breaking his collarbone against the Chicago Bears on Nov. 4.

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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy shouts towards referee Terry McAulay after not getting a holding call against the New York Giants during Sunday's game at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: 'Sense of urgency? Hell, yeah'

    There's a sense of urgency for the Green Bay Packers as they prepare to play the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field on Sunday, coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday.

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    Packers keep door open for Tretter's return

    The Green Bay Packers are keeping the possibility open for rookie offensive lineman J.C. Tretter to play this season or at least practice.

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    Shields' late scratch leads to switch up

    The Packers discovered they’d be without arguably their best cornerback, Sam Shields, shortly before the game-day inactives were announced on Sunday.

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    Packers still waiting on big plays from Burnett

    Past the midway point of the 2013 season, the Green Bay Packers are still playing the waiting game on Morgan Burnett.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Scott Tolzien (16) talks to coach Mike McCarthy during a game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lambeau Field on Nov. 10. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Tolzien will start against Vikings

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Scott Tolzien will start against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field, coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.

    • Nov. 18, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields was inactive for Sunday's game against the New York Giants with a hamstring injury. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Shields, Barclay inactive against Giants

    Starters Sam Shields and Don Barclay were inactive for the Green Bay Packers for Sunday's game against the New York Giants. Starting instead: Davon House at cornerback for Shields and Marshall Newhouse at tackle for Barclay.

    • Nov. 17, 2013
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    The Packers secondary ranks last in the NFL in interceptions through nine games with just three.

    Secondary not panicking over turnover drought

    Through both the highs and lows of Dom Capers’ tenure as Green Bay Packers’ defensive coordinator, the one constant always has been the secondary’s ability to turn the ball over.

    • Nov. 15, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) sustained a spinal bruise during the Oct. 20 game against the Cleveland Browns at Lambeau Field. He had spinal fusion surgery on Thursday. H.  Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Finley's surgery is 'successful'

    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley had "successful" spinal fusion surgery on Thursday, coach Mike McCarthy said after practice on Friday.

    • Nov. 15, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews, right, pressures Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles during Sunday's game at Lambeau Field. Dan Powers/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Matthews, Neal hit with fines from Eagles game

    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews was fined $15,750 for his roughing the passer penalty against Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles in the second quarter of Sunday’s 27-13 loss.

    • Nov. 15, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tackle Don Barclay is examined by the team's medical staff after injuring a knee during the fourth quarter of Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Barclay again misses practice with knee injury

    It’s looking like the Green Bay Packers will be without starting right tackle Don Barclay on Sunday after the second-year offensive lineman missed his third consecutive day of practice on Friday.

    • Nov. 15, 2013
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    Clay Matthews will use a smaller cast this week that should allow him to be more of a two-handed player. Dan Powers/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Matthews expects helping hand this week

    Clay Matthews will use a smaller cast this week that should allow him to be more of a two-handed player after his rough outing at outside linebacker last week trying to play with his injured hand wrapped in a huge club.

    • Nov. 14, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward stretches before the season opener against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on Sept. 8, 2013. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Hayward out 'multiple weeks' with hamstring injury

    Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward will miss "multiple weeks" after reinjuring a hamstring, coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday.

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    Same 6 players sit out practice again

    The Green Bay Packers had the same six players miss practice on Thursday as Wednesday.

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    Matt Flynn getting re-acquainted with Packers

    Quarterback Matt Flynn, who was brought back to the Packers this week to serve as a backup to Scott Tolzien, said it feels like he never left.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) was injured Oct. 20 during the game against the Cleveland Browns at Lambeau Field. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Finley to have spinal fusion surgery, plans to play again

    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley will undergo spinal fusion surgery and intends to resume his football career.

    • Nov. 13, 2013
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    From left, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy with quarterbacks Scott Tolzien and Matt Flynn during practice at the Don Hutson Center on Wednesday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Great to have Flynn, but Tolzien will start

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday that it's "great" to have backup quarterback Matt Flynn on the team again, but added that he expects Scott Tolzien to play the entire game against the New York Giants on Sunday.

    • Nov. 13, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Jerel Worthy. File/Press-Gazette Media

    After almost a year, Worthy says he's ready to play

    It’s been just under 11 months, but second-year defensive lineman Jerel Worthy was thrilled to be back on the practice field with the Green Bay Packers on Wednesday.

    • Nov. 13, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith, right, works with quarterback Scott Tolzien during practice at the Don Hutson Center on Wednesday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Dietrich-Smith practices, boosting beleaguered offensive line

    The Green Bay Packers' injury-depleted offensive line received a boost when center Evan Dietrich-Smith was able to practice on Wednesday.

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    The Green Bay Packers have signed former Georgia Tech running back Orwin Smith, left, seen in action last season against Virginia Tech, to their practice squad. File/Getty Images

    Packers lose RB Hill, add Smith to practice squad

    The Green Bay Packers signed running back Orwin Smith to the practice squad on Wednesday after losing running back Michael Hill to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ 53-man roster.

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    Seneca Wallace completed 16 of 24 passes for 139 yards with an interception in two games with the Packers. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    QB Wallace placed on injured reserve, Flynn signing official

    The Green Bay Packers placed quarterback Seneca Wallace on injured reserve after the veteran sustained a groin injury Sunday, and officially announced the signing of quarterback Matt Flynn, who was with them from 2008-11.

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    Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy walks off the field after Sunday's 27-13 loss to Philadelphia at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers looking for answers to 4th-quarter woes

    The “recurring issue” Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy was referring to following Sunday’s 27-13 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles had to do with the team’s performance in the fourth quarter of games.

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    In the 2011 regular-season finale, Matt Flynn set a franchise record for single-game passing yards (480) and threw six touchdowns in a 45-41 win over Detroit. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers reportedly sign QB Flynn

    The Green Bay Packers are reportedly bringing back Matt Flynn.

    • Nov. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy talks with referee Mike Carey during Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    4th-quarter performance is McCarthy's 'recurring issue'

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media after Sunday’s 27-13 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Here are some other highlights from his news conference:

    • Nov. 11, 2013
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    Then backup QB Matt Flynn against Detroit Lions' Kyle Vanden Bosch at Lambeau Field on Jan. 1, 2012. File/PackersNews.com

    Report: Packers will work out Matt Flynn

    The Packers will work out quarterback Matt Flynn today, according to ESPN. Flynn, who served as Aaron Rodgers’ backup from 2008 to 2011, was recently cut by the Buffalo Bills.

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    McCarthy names Tolzien starting QB vs Giants

    The Green Bay Packers are moving forward with Scott Tolzien as their starting quarterback.

    • Nov. 10, 2013
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    The scene at Lambeau Field before kickoff of Sunday's game between the Green Bay Packers and the Philadelphia Eagles. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Lang, Perry active for Eagles game; Rodgers out

    Starters T.J. Lang (concussion) and Nick Perry (foot) were active for the Green Bay Packers' game against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday after being listed as questionable this week.

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    Greene likes Matthews' chances with club

    Kevin Greene never had to wear a club during his 15 NFL seasons, but he won’t forget the time he broke his hand against the Green Bay Packers.

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    Lang hopes to play week after suffering third concussion

    The Green Bay Packers will be without their MVP quarterback this Sunday against Philadelphia, but there’s a chance their starting offensive line could remain intact.

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    Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang looks good to play Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles, coach Mike McCarthy said Friday after practice. File/PackersNews.com

    McCarthy: Things looking up for Lang

    Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang practiced with the team on Friday, and looks like he will play on Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles, coach Mike McCarthy said after practice.

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    Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang, shown here walking off the field after the San Francisco game Sept..8, was back in helmet and uniform at practice Friday. File/PackersNews.com

    Guard Lang suits up during Friday's practice

    Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang was back in helmet and uniform at practice Friday after suffering a concussion in Monday night’s 24-20 loss to Chicago, but wasn’t participating during the brief portion open to media.

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    Short week complicates Wallace's preparation

    The Packers have the added challenge this week of getting backup quarterback Seneca Wallace ready to play with only two days of real practice instead of three.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Matthews adjusting to club on injured right hand

    All signs are pointing toward outside Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews playing Sunday after missing four games because of a broken thumb, though he might not play full-time as he adjusts to playing with a large padded cast on his right hand.

    • Nov. 7, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Seneca Wallace looks to pass during Monday night's game against the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Wallace 'knows how to play quarterback'

    The Green Bay Packers are trying to get quarterback Seneca Wallace as much work as possible to prepare him to start Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles, coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday.

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    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Ryan Pickett. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Pickett, Mulumba limited in practice

    The Green Bay Packers had two new players who were limited in practice on Thursday: defensive lineman Ryan Pickett and outside linebacker Andy Mulumba.

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    Packers linebacker Clay Matthews, shown here in September against the San Francisco 49ers, returned to practice Wednesday. File/PackersNews.com

    Linebackers Matthews, Perry back at practice

    The Packers' injury-ravaged outside linebacker group is starting to get healthy.

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    McCarthy: 'I trust Joe Philbin with my children'

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy was reluctant to talk about the controversial situation in the Miami Dolphins locker room involving offensive linemen Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito.

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    Quarterback Scott Tolzien, then with the San Francisco 49ers warms up before a preseason game against the Denver Broncos in Denver in August 2012. Tolzien was promoted to the Green Bay Packers' 53-man roster on Wednesday. File/Getty Images

    Packers promote Tolzien, sign Gillett to practice squad

    The Green Bay Packers promoted quarterback Scott Tolzien from the practice squad today, filling out their 53-man roster.

    • Nov. 6, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy, right, talks to quarterback Seneca Wallace during the second half of Monday night's game against the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field. Mike Roemer/AP

    McCarthy preparing for Eagles with Wallace as starting QB

    Aaron Rodgers’ status will be determined on a week-to-week basis, but Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy is approaching Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles as if Seneca Wallace will be his starting quarterback.

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    Green Bay Packers tackle Derek Sherrod watches practice during training camp. He was activated Tuesday after missing almost two years with a badly broken leg. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Sherrod activated; Finley, Barrington put on IR

    The Green Bay Packers activated tackle Derek Sherrod from the physically-unable-to-perform list on Tuesday afternoon and placed tight end Jermichael Finley and rookie linebacker Sam Barrington on season-ending injured reserve.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, left, heads to the locker room after being hurt during the first quarter against the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field on Monday night. Jeffrey Phelps/AP

    Rodgers confirms he has broken left collarbone

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers confirmed on his ESPN Milwaukee radio show on Tuesday afternoon that he has a broken left collarbone but doesn’t have a timetable on when he will return.

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    Mark Murphy, president and CEO of the Green Bay Packers, during a grant presentation at Lancer Field in Manitowoc on Tuesday. The NFL Grassroots Program awarded $35,000 to Manitowoc Lutheran High School for football field improvements. Sue Pischke/Gannett Wisconsin Media.

    Rodgers will undergo CT scan, Murphy says (video)

    The Green Bay Packers are awaiting the results of additional tests on quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who injured his left shoulder in Monday night’s game against the Chicago Bears, team president Mark Murphy said Tuesday morning.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers grimaces as he is helped to his feet after being sacked in the first quarter against the Chicago Bears during Monday night's game at Lambeau Field. Rodgers injured his left shoulder injury on the play and was taken to the locker room. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers out 3 weeks, early reports say

    While nothing is definitive yet, a variety of media reports are speculating that Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers could miss about three weeks with a collarbone injury.

    • Nov. 5, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is helped to his feet after being sacked in the first quarter against the Chicago Bears during Monday night's game at Lambeau Field. Rodgers suffered an apparent left shoulder injury on the play and taken to the locker room. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers exits with left shoulder injury

    Aaron Rodgers left 3 minutes into Monday’s game against the Chicago Bears with a left shoulder injury following the Green Bay Packers’ first series and did not return.

    • Nov. 4, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones returned from a knee injury to play in Monday night's game against the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field. File/Press-Gazette Media

    James Jones, Brad Jones active for Packers

    Wide receiver James Jones, who missed the past two games with a knee sprain, was active for the Green Bay Packers for Monday night's game against the Chicago Bears.

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    Green Bay Packers Mike Daniels celebrates during the Aug. 23 preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field in Green Bay.

    Size doesn't define Packers Mike Daniels

    Listed at 6-foot, 300 pounds, Daniels falls on the small side of NFL defensive linemen. He doesn’t fit the prototype of the 6-foot-5, 330-pound behemoth that makes general managers salivate.

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    Cornerbacks' tests go beyond the football field

    The competition in the Green Bay Packers’ cornerbacks room never has been tighter – even in the classroom.

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    'Interesting' decisions await Packers at ILB

    The Green Bay Packers survived the injuries. Now, they must learn to manage a surplus.

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    James Jones sees '50/50' chance of playing Monday

    James Jones continues to edge closer to a return to the football field, but it remains uncertain whether or not he’ll be in time for when the Green Bay Packers host the Chicago Bears on Monday night.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones on Sept. 15 against the Washington Redskins.

    McCarthy: James Jones uncertain for Monday; Shields probable

    Packers receiver James James practiced Friday and coach Mike McCarthy said Jones did a little more than in Friday's practice. "Frankly, it’s up in the air (as to whether he will be ready to play Monday night), but he’s doing everything he can," McCarthy said.

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    Green Bay Packers WR James Jones, shown here against Detroit Oct. 6, practiced for a second straight day Saturday. Dan Powers/Post-Crescent Media

    WR Jones practices for second straight day; Shields sits out

    James Jones’s chances of playing this Monday against the Chicago Bears look promising after he took part during the full duration of Saturday’s practice open to the media.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) runs for yardage in the second quarter against the Minnesota Vikings during Sunday night's game at the Metrodome. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers still looking to cut Lacy's carries

    The Packers still insist they'll cut back on halfback Eddie Lacy’s touches even though he topped the 25 mark again last week with 29 rushes and four receptions against the Minnesota Vikings.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver Donald Driver (80) drags both feet while making a touchdown reception past New York Giants cornerback Corey Webster (23) in the fourth quarter during a game at MetLife Stadium. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers-Giants game moved from night to afternoon

    The Green Bay Packers’ Week 11 game at the New York Giants has been flexed out of the Sunday night game in favor of the Kansas City Chiefs at the Denver Broncos, the NFL announced today.

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    McCarthy hasn't decided if Hyde or Franklin will return kickoffs this week

    Following are the highlights from coach Mike McCarthy’s post-practice press conference today:

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    Receiver James Jones returned to practice on Friday, meaning he might have a shot at playing against the Bears Monday night.

    James Jones returns to practice

    Receiver James Jones returned to practice today and thus might have a shot at playing Monday night against the Chicago Bears.

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    Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall (15) pulls down a reception against Green Bay Packers free safety Morgan Burnett (42). File/Press-Gazette Media

    No success vs. Packers? Bears' receiver Marshall begs to differ

    Bears receiver Brandon Marshall didn’t take kindly to the suggestion he hasn’t had success against the Packers.

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    Packers' Scott Tolzien hugs former teammate and San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick before the game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Opportunity, pay hike keep Tolzien in Green Bay

    Scott Tolzien understands how difficult it is to latch onto an active roster spot as a backup quarterback in today's NFL.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry was injured during the Oct. 13 game against the Baltimore Ravens in Baltimore. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Mike McCarthy press conference highlights

    Updates from Mike McCarthy's press conference:

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    Lacy, Crosby receive player of month honors

    Packers running back Eddie Lacy was named NFL rookie of the month, while place-kicker Mason Crosby was named NFC special teams player of the month.

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    Ryan Taylor returns to practice; James Jones still out

    Tight end Ryan Taylor returned to the practice field today after missing the last two games with a knee injury.

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    Packers' Scott Tolzien hugs former teammate and San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick before the game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers give practice-squad QB Tolzien a raise

    The Green Bay Packers are making it known they aren’t in the market to lose any more practice-squad pupils to other NFL active rosters.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams will face cousin Jordan Mills on Monday night against the Chicago Bears. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Williams excited to face younger cousin Mills

    This Sunday’s game between Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears will serve as a family reunion of sorts for cousins Tramon Williams and Jordan Mills.

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    Green Bay Packers' Mike Daniels sacks Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder during Sunday night's game at the Metrodome. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Daniels not content leading Packers in sacks

    Packers defensive lineman Mike Daniels recorded two sacks against the Vikings Sunday night and leads the team in that category with four on the season.

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    Rookie Micah Hyde said he has no idea if he will be returning kickoffs full-time on Monday night against the Chicago Bears in addition to his punt return duties. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Hyde doesn't know if he will become full-time return man

    Rookie Micah Hyde said he has no idea if he will be returning kickoffs full-time on Monday night against the Chicago Bears in addition to his punt return duties.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) rushes in the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Minneapolis. AP Photo/Jim Mone

    Lacy plays down rookie of the year conversation

    Packers running back Eddie Lacy is flattered that he is being mentioned in the early rookie of the year conversation, but that’s one of the last things on his mind.

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    Green Bay Packers' Clay Matthews moves in to execute a sack against Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Matthews set to have pins removed from thumb

    Clay Matthews will have the pins removed from his surgically repaired right thumb next Monday before the Green Bay Packers play the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field.

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    Healthy Starks could help ease Lacy's burden

    It sounds easy enough on paper.

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    Lattimore making case to remain in ILB picture

    The Green Bay Packers’ decision to cut ties with Desmond Bishop this offseason was met with plenty of skepticism at first.

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    Green Bay Packers running back James Starks runs through the Minnesota defense for a touchdown during Sunday night's game at the Metrodome. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy wanted to get Starks more carries, Nelson more targets

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media following Sundays’ 44-31 win over the Minnesota Vikings. Here are some highlights from that news conference:

    • Oct. 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermicheal Finley (left) and wide receiver James Jones (right) were inactive for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Perry, B. Jones, J. Jones among inactives

    The Green Bay Packers' inactive list for Sunday night's game against the Minnesota Vikings included linebackers Nick Perry and Brad Jones and wide receiver James Jones.

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    Sunday notes: Bakhtiari not worried about noisy Metrodome debut

    The obnoxious noise level tends to be what grinds most NFL players’ gears when preparing to play the Minnesota Vikings at the Metrodome.

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    Jermichael Finley made his first visit to Lambeau Field on Friday since being taken off the field on a stretcher in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s 31-13 win over the Cleveland Browns. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers take solace in Finley's visit

    Jermichael Finley made his first visit to Lambeau Field on Friday since being taken off the field on a stretcher in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s 31-13 win over the Cleveland Browns.

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    Casey Hayward is finally ready to make his 2013 regular-season debut for the Green Bay Packers after a three-month hamstring injury. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Healthy Hayward ready for season debut

    Casey Hayward is finally ready to make his 2013 regular-season debut for the Green Bay Packers after a three-month hamstring injury.

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    Perry makes unexpected return to practice; could play Sunday

    A week ago at this time, the Green Bay Packers didn’t have a clue whether or not Mike Neal would be healthy enough to see a single down against the Cleveland Browns.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry (53) causes a fumble while hitting Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco Oct. 13, 2013, in Baltimore.

    Door open for LB Perry to play against Vikings Sunday

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said outside linebacker Nick Perry, who injured his foot against Baltimore Oct. 13, practiced in a limited role on Friday and hopes that he'll be ready to play Sunday night against Minnesota.

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    Linebacker Nick Perry injured his foot two weeks ago in a game against Baltimore. Perry practiced on Friday.

    Perry returns two weeks after reportedly breaking foot

    Maybe Nick Perry’s foot wasn’t broken, after all. At least, significantly.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley sustained a spinal contusion during Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns at Lambeau Field. He was expected to leave a Green Bay hospital on Thursday. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Finley headed home from hospital

    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley, hospitalized for four days with a spinal contusion sustained during Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns, was expected to go home on Thursday, coach Mike McCarthy said.

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    The Packers look like they’ll have James Starks this week to help cut back some of the work load for halfback Eddie Lacy. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Starks ready to lighten Lacy's rushing load

    The Packers look like they’ll have James Starks this week to help cut back some of the work load for halfback Eddie Lacy.

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    Brett Favre, seen at a concert before the Super Bowl in New Orleans in February, says he's content to stay retired. File/Getty Images

    Rams ask Favre about returning; 'no way,' he says

    Even though Brett Favre is 44, NFL teams are still inquiring about him.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones injured a knee during the Oct. 13 game at Baltimore. File/Press-Gazette Media

    James Jones sits out Thursday practice, too

    The Green Bay Packers had the same did-not-practice list on Thursday as Wednesday.

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    Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings. File/Getty Images

    Jennings: I was just joking about Rodgers, Packers

    Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings says he was joking when he made critical comments of former teammate Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers during the offseason.

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    Vikings receiver Greg Jennings today called his critical off-season comments about Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers a joke. AP

    Rodgers choosing to ignore Jennings controversy

    Vikings receiver Greg Jennings today called his critical off-season comments about Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers a joke.

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    Green Bay Packers' Mike Daniels (76), Clay Matthews (52) and Johnny Jolly (97) bring down Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III in the fourth quarter. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    NFL's 'best d-line' readies for another dose of Peterson

    Mike Daniels considers it “a treat.” Sam Shields prefers to think of it more as “scary.”

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Davon House (31) makes an interception in front of Cleveland Browns receiver Davone Bess (15) in the first quarter during Sunday's game at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers cornerback House getting better, healthwise and on field

    Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers has been impressed by the play of cornerback Davon House the last two weeks.

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    Green Bay Packers tackle David Bakhtiari (69) and tight end Andrew Quarless (81) check on tight end Jermichael Finley as he lies injured on the field in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns at Lambeau Field. He was carted off the field on a stretcher with a neck and back injury. Dan Powers/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    McCarthy: Finley still hospitalized, getting doctors' input

    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley, who sustained a serious neck and back injury during Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns, remains hospitalized and is still seeking opinions from specialists, coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday.

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    Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman sits on the bench during the first half against the New York Giants on Monday night in East Rutherford, N.J. Julio Cortez/AP

    Vikings' Freeman has concussion, may not play vs. Packers

    Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman’s status against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night is in doubt after coach Leslie Frazier revealed Wednesday that Freeman suffered a concussion on Monday night against the New York Giants.

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    Green Bay Packers running back James Starks. File/Press-Gazette Media

    James Starks, Brad Jones return to practice

    The Green Bay Packers got some good news on the injury front for a change when running back James Starks and linebacker Brad Jones returned to the practice field on Wednesday at Clarke Hinkle Field.

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    Green Bay Packers running backs coach Alex Van Pelt File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers re-sign RB Hill to practice squad

    The Green Bay Packers re-signed running back Michael Hill to the practice squad on Tuesday and released rookie receiver/returner Reggie Dunn.

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    Packers cornerback Casey Hayward stretches before the game against the 49ers on Sept. 8. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Decisions loom in secondary

    The one area where the Green Bay Packers are not hurting at the moment is in a secondary that seems to be nearing the return of second-year cornerback Casey Hayward.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) tries to help James Jones (89) during the Sunday, Oct. 13 game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Jones was injured on the play. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers face '2-3 week' timetable with WR Jones

    It appears a Green Bay Packers’ offense currently starved of proven play-makers soon could have wide receiver James Jones in the fold.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) lays on the ground as Cleveland Browns defensive backs Tashaun Gipson (39) and T.J. Ward (43) celebrate their tackle during the fourth quarter of Sunday's game at Lambeau Field. Finley sustained a neck injury on the play and was carted off the field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Finley 'very upbeat, very positive'

    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley sustained "a significant injury," coach Mike McCarthy said Monday afternoon. He's up and around, but still hospitalized. There's no timetable for his return.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) is hit by Cleveland Browns defensive backs Tashaun Gipson (39) and T.J. Ward (43) during the fourth quarter of Sunday's game at Lambeau Field. Finley was hurt on the play and carted off the field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Finley remains in hospital with neck injury

    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley remained in a Green Bay hospital this morning, almost a day after he sustained a neck injury in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns.

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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones sustained a knee injury during last week's game in Baltimore. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    James Jones inactive against Browns

    Wide receiver James Jones and cornerback Casey Hayward were inactive for the Green Bay Packers' game against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday with knee and hamstring injuries, respectively.

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    Sunday notes: Life on the practice squad

    When Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was running the scout team in 2005, one of his favorite moments was seeing a practice-squad player was promoted to the active roster.

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    The Packers claimed rookie wide receiver Chris Harper off waivers Friday from the San Francisco 49ers Getty Images

    Packers claim WR Harper; cut RB Hill

    The Packers claimed rookie wide receiver Chris Harper off waivers from the San Francisco 49ers on Friday and released running back Michael Hill, a likely sign James Jones won’t play this Sunday against Cleveland.

    • Oct. 18, 2013
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    Packers president Murphy named to national group's board

    Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy was named to USA Football’s board of directors this week.

    • Oct. 18, 2013
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    Packers tight end Jermichael Finley.

    NFL docks Finley $15K; Elam not fined

    Jermichael Finley was not pleased to discover this week he’d been fined $15,750 for unnecessarily striking a defense player in the head and neck area during Sunday’s 19-17 win over the Baltimore Ravens.

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    Packers list Jones, Neal as questionable for Sunday's game against Browns

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Friday that James Jones, Jarrett Bush and Mike Neal were all a part of the rehab and "if we were to play today, I don’t think any of the three would be available."

    • Oct. 18, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones holds his leg after injuring it blocking for running back Eddie Lacy at the Baltimore Ravens Sunday October 13, 2013 at M&T Bank Stadium. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    WR Jones and DE Neal still not practicing

    It's not looking good for wide receiver James Jones (knee) and defensive lineman/outside linebacker Mike Neal (shoulder) to play this Sunday against the Cleveland Browns.

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    Tackle Derek Sherrod is practicing again.

    Packers T Sherrod finally looks healthy

    Two days into his return from the physically unable to perform list, tackle Derek Sherrod at minimum looks like a healthy player.

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    McCarthy still hoping Neal practices Friday

    Following are the highlights from coach Mike McCarthy’s press conference after practice today:

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    Green Bay Packers tackle Derek Sherrod could only watch when training camp practice started in July. Now he's practicing in pads. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Sherrod practices in pads

    Green Bay Packers tackle Derek Sherrod practiced in pads on Thursday for the first time since he broke his right leg in December 2011.

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    Defensive lineman Jerel Worthy still remained unable to practice Wednesday for the Green Bay Packers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Worthy bides his time, still waiting for green light to practice

    Defensive lineman Jerel Worthy, who blew out his knee in the regular-season finale at Minnesota last season, sounded hopeful last week that he would be able to practice on Wednesday.

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    Sherrod back on practice field after long injury layoff

    Tackle Derek Sherrod, who broke his leg in two places in a December 2011 game against Kansas City, practiced for the first time this season and is expected to go in pads on Thursday.

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    Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy looks on in the second quarter of Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy borrows page from history books to deal with injuries

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy took a page out of the history books on Wednesday as a way to deal with his mounting list of injured players.

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    McCarthy: Taylor to miss time after surgery

    Updates on coach Mike McCarthy's Wednesday post-practice press conference:

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    Mike Neal. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Mike Neal, Ryan Taylor don't practice

    Mike Neal didn't participate in practice today, leaving the injury-depleted Packers with just two healthy outside linebackers.

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    Packers add familiar face to practice squad

    The Green Bay Packers signed wide receiver Tyrone Walker to their practice squad, the team announced today.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb grimaces in pain after getting hit by Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam during Sunday's game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers place Cobb on return injured reserve list

    The Green Bay Packers placed injured wide receiver Randall Cobb on injured reserve-designated for return, the team announced today.

    • Oct. 15, 2013
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    Packers appear to have promoted Stoneburner

    It appears rookie tight end Jake Stoneburner has been promoted to the Green Bay Packers’ 53-man roster from the practice squad.

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    Packers' pass rush turns to Neal, rookie OLBs

    The Green Bay Packers didn’t move Mike Neal to outside linebacker this offseason with the intention of him rushing every down in a two-point stance.

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    Kuhn's miscue latest lapse for special teams

    The Green Bay Packers haven’t quite been able to find their rhythm on special teams one month into the 2013 NFL season.

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    Harbaugh defends Elam's hit on Cobb

    It would appear the Green Bay Packers will be without the services of Randall Cobb for the foreseeable future following the shot he took to his leg in the second quarter of Sunday’s 19-17 win over Baltimore.

    • Oct. 14, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb grimaces after injuring a knee during Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens in Baltimore. Packers trainer Pepper Burruss is at right. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Cobb out 'multiple weeks'; Perry out, too

    The Green Bay Packers will be without wide receiver Randall Cobb and linebacker Nick Perry for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns, coach Mike McCarthy said Monday. Both are injured.

    • Oct. 14, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry (53) causes a fumble while hitting Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (5) during the second quarter of Sunday's game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Perry was injured after the play, when another player rolled up against and onto his lower leg. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Report: Perry broke foot against Ravens

    The hits keep coming for the Green Bay Packers. Second-year outside linebacker Nick Perry reportedly sustained a broken foot during Sunday’s 19-17 win over the Baltimore Ravens.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) tries to get past Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs (55) after making a catch during the fourth quarter pf Sunday's game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Finley comes through at the end

    Tight end Jermichael Finley’s 52-yard catch-and-run on third-and-3 from the Green Bay Packers’ 27-yard line with 1 minute, 53 seconds left in the game essentially ended any hope the Baltimore Ravens had of winning on Sunday.

    • Oct. 14, 2013
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    Hawk steps up with Matthews, Jones down

    If this wasn’t A.J. Hawk’s best game in a Green Bay Packers’ uniform, it certainly wasn’t far behind.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Jarrett Bush, right, was inactive for Sunday's game in Baltimore. File/Press-Gazette Media

    No surprises among inactive players against Ravens

    The Green Bay Packers were without reserve special-teams fixture Jarrett Bush for the third time this season after the veteran cornerback was ruled out of Sunday's game in Baltimore because of an aggravated hamstring injury.

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    Green Bay Packers rookie offensive lineman J.C. Tretter broke his ankle on the first day of organized team activities. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Sunday notes: Sherrod aids Tretter's recovery

    Offensive linemen J.C.Tretter and Derek Sherrod are eligible to begin practicing again with the Green Bay Packers following today’s game in Baltimore.

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    Browns sign Packers practice squad player

    The Cleveland Browns signed Green Bay Packers practice squad player Charles Johnson to their 53-man roster, the team announced today.

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    Friday marked the first time in nearly two months Casey Hayward practiced in back-to-back days. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Hayward will need to reclaim role in secondary

    Friday marked the first time in nearly two months Casey Hayward practiced in back-to-back days, but the Green Bay Packers’ cornerback will still miss his fifth consecutive game this Sunday against Baltimore.

    • Oct. 11, 2013
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    Packers ready for life without Matthews, Jones

    The unproven depth the Green Bay Packers had coming into the season at both inside and outside linebacker will be put to the test this Sunday as life without Clay Matthews and Brad Jones officially begins in Baltimore.

    • Oct. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers safety Jerron McMillian was fined $15,750 for striking a defenseless receiver during Sunday’s 22-9 win over Detroit. Dan Powers/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    McMillian fined $15,750 for defenseless hit

    Green Bay Packers safety Jerron McMillian was fined $15,750 for striking a defenseless receiver during Sunday’s 22-9 win over Detroit.

    • Oct. 11, 2013
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    Hayward making progress but still out for Sunday

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy ruled the following players out of Sunday's game against the Ravens: CB Casey Hayward, LB Brad Jones, LB Clay Matthews, RB James Starks and G Greg Van Roten.

    • Oct. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Sam Barrington, shown here riding a bicycle to training camp practice in August, sat out Friday's practice.

    Barrington sits out of Friday's practice

    The Green Bay Packers’ already lean inside linebacker room grew even thinner on Friday as rookie inside linebacker Sam Barrington sat out of practice.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) gets by Detroit Lions defensive end Devin Taylor (92) while making a run in the second quarter during Sunday's game at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Amped-up run game fueling Packers offense

    Where the Green Bay Packers sit today is exactly where they sat last year after the first quarter of the season: 2-2 in a loss-win-loss-win fashion.

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    The Packers haven’t ruled out Casey Hayward playing this week after he practiced on a limited basis Thursday, though most signs point to the cornerback coming back next week.

    McCarthy keeps door open slightly for Hayward this week

    The Packers haven’t ruled out Casey Hayward playing this week after he practiced on a limited basis Thursday, though most signs point to the cornerback coming back next week.

    • Oct. 10, 2013
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    Coach Mike McCarthy said he expects former first-round draft pick Derek Sherrod to play this season. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy confident Sherrod will play this year

    Coach Mike McCarthy said he expects former first-round draft pick Derek Sherrod to play this season.

    • Oct. 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Ryan Pickett. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Pickett hurts hand but returns

    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Ryan Pickett sustained a hand injury during Thursday's practice but returned, coach Mike McCarthy said.

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    Hayward practices but status still unclear

    Cornerback Casey Hayward was in pads and participated in all drills while the Packers’ practice was open to the media today.

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    Packers pass on KR Dunn, re-sign Gerhart

    The Green Bay Packers needed one week to determine Reggie Dunn wasn’t the answer to their struggling return game.

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    Packers defensive lineman Ryan Pickett said he would allow his kids to play football. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers players not worrying about concussions

    Packers players are aware they face the possibility of concussions every time they take the field. But that doesn’t stop them from playing.

    • Oct. 9, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers takes a snap from Evan Dietrich-Smith in the second quarter of Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions. Dan Powers/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Rodgers says Packers must carry on without Matthews

    Aaron Rodgers said the Packers will miss linebacker Clay Matthews, who will be out an extended period of time with a broken thumb, but the Packers quarterback believes the rest of the team can pick up the slack.

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    Packers' backup LBs Palmer, Lattimore ready to step forward

    With Clay Matthews out with a broken thumb and Andy Mulumba nursing an ankle injury suffered in the Lions game, the Packers’ outside linebacking corps consisted of just three healthy players at practice on Wednesday: Mike Neal, Nick Perry and rookie sixth-round draft choice Nate Palmer.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens. He has a broken thumb. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Matthews, Brad Jones ruled out of Ravens game

    The Green Bay Packers will be without linebackers Clay Matthews and Brad Jones when they play the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday.

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    Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Crosby named NFC special teams player of week

    For the fifth time in his seven-year career, Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby has been named NFC special teams player of the week.

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    Hayward, Mulumba among Packers not practicing

    Cornerback Casey Hayward, who has missed the first four games of the season with a hamstring injury but attempted a return to padded practice last week, did not participate in today's practice at Hinkle Field.

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    Packers add cornerback to practice squad

    The Green Bay Packers signed cornerback Jumal Rolle to the practice squad, the team announced today.

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    Steady progress earned Franklin returning nod

    Often times during training camp, Johnathan Franklin looked like a running back who never had consistently worked as a returner on special teams.

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    Matthews has thumb surgery

    Clay Matthews had surgery on his broken thumb that will sideline him at least a month.

    • Oct. 8, 2013
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    Ashwaubenon's Taylor works out for Packers

    Former Ashwaubenon standout Mike Taylor worked out with the Green Bay Packers on Monday, his first NFL workout since undergoing separate surgeries for a sports hernia in January and March.

    • Oct. 7, 2013
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    McCarthy doesn't sound interested in Flynn

    If the Green Bay Packers are interested in bringing back Matt Flynn, Mike McCarthy isn’t letting on.

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    Clay Matthews expected to have surgery and miss a month

    Packers linebacker Clay Matthews will likely need surgery on his broken thumb and will miss about a month, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported this afternoon.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback James Nixon goes through drills during training camp practice July 27 at Ray Nitschke Field.  H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers add Nixon from practice squad; shelve Francois

    The Green Bay Packers promoted cornerback James Nixon to the 53-man roster from the practice squad after placing inside linebacker Robert Francois on the injured reserve list, the team announced today.

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    Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Flynn throws a pass against the Washington Redskins during a Sept. 29 game in Oakland, Calif. File/AP

    Raiders cut Flynn, door open for return to Packers

    The Oakland Raiders have cut quarterback Matt Flynn, according to a report by SI.com, which opens the possibility he could return to the Packers as Aaron Rodgers’ backup.

    • Oct. 7, 2013
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    The University of Wisconsin Marching Band performs before Sunday's game between the Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Lions' Raiola accused of taunting UW band members

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy didn’t know many of the details of what allegedly happened between Dominic Raiola and the University of Wisconsin marching band during Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions.

    • Oct. 7, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Robert Francois is helped off the field after being injured in the third quarter of the game against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field on Sunday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers lose Francois to torn Achilles

    Green Bay Packers inside linebacker Robert Francois tore the Achilles tendon in his right foot during Sunday’s 22-9 win over Detroit and likely will be lost for the rest of the season.

    • Oct. 6, 2013
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    Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson averaged six catches for 114 yards in his last six games against the Green Bay Packers’ secondary. He sat out Sunday's game at Lambeau Field with a sore knee. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Lions WR Calvin Johnson out against Packers

    Turns out the Green Bay Packers didn’t have Calvin Johnson to worry about in Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions.

    • Oct. 6, 2013
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    Sunday notes: Rewiring the kick return game

    Shawn Slocum sees the stat sheet. The Green Bay Packers special-teams coordinator knows exactly where his kickoff return unit ranks.

    • Oct. 6, 2013
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    Hill closer to playing at RB

    With James Starks out indefinitely because of a knee injury, there’s a chance undrafted rookie Michael Hill will get a few snaps and perhaps more at running back sometime over the next few games.

    • Oct. 5, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb (18) breaks away from Washington Redskins cornerback David Amerson (39) for a touchdown. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers planning platoon at returner

    No new revelations came out of the Green Bay Packers narrowing their field of candidates for kickoff and punt return duties on Friday.

    • Oct. 4, 2013
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    Burnett readies for season debut without restriction

    The Green Bay Packers’ defense finally has its quarterback, back.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams.

    CB Williams feels no loss of pride in move to slot

    For several years, however, it’s been Williams’ role to match 6-foot-5 phenom Calvin Johnson whenever the Detroit Lions come up on the schedule. This Sunday, that duty likely will fall on the shoulders of ascending fourth-year cornerback Sam Shields - at least on the perimeter.

    • Oct. 4, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Friday he thinks linebacker Clay Matthews will play on Sunday.

    Clay Matthews, Morgan Burnett probable for Sunday

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Friday after practice that "everything looks good with Clay Matthews," and he full expects him to play on Sunday.

    • Oct. 4, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward is all smiles after intercepting a pass against the Seattle Seahawks during a  preseason game at Lambeau Field, Friday, Aug. 23, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    CB Casey Hayward sits out Friday's final practice

    Casey Hayward was back in sweats during Friday’s final practice before the Detroit Lions stroll into town on Sunday as the Green Bay Packers second-year cornerback continues to rehab from his two-month battle with hamstring issues.

    • Oct. 4, 2013
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    Dunn possible return man as season goes on?

    The Packers are taking a hard look at Reggie Dunn in practice for at least this week and perhaps longer to determine whether to promote him to their 53-man roster as a return specialist.

    • Oct. 3, 2013
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    Matthews says he's playing Sunday

    Clay Matthews was a full participant in practice today and afterward declared that his injured hamstring is healthy enough for him to play Sunday against Detroit.

    • Oct. 3, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews. File/Getty Images

    McCarthy optimistic Matthews will play vs. Lions

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said after Thursday's practice that he's "optimistic" that injured linebacker Clay Matthews will play Sunday against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field.

    • Oct. 3, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward stretches before last month's game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Hayward, Matthews practice in pads

    Cornerback Casey Hayward and outside linebacker Clay Matthews were in pads and took part in the Green Bay Packers' practice on Thursday morning.

    • Oct. 3, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) sits on the field as members of the Packers medical staff attend to him at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio. Finley was hurt on the play and didn't return to the game. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Finley has no hard feelings toward Bengals safety

    Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has no hard feelings toward Cincinnati Bengals safety George Iloka.

    • Oct. 2, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) leaps over teammate Jordy Nelson (87) while making a run in the first quarter during their game against the Washington Redskins at Lambeau Field. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Eddie Lacy said concussion taught him a lesson

    Eddie Lacy said he’s learned a lesson from the concussion he suffered against Washington in Week 2.

    • Oct. 2, 2013
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    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers turned in a poor performance in a 34-30 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals a week ago Sunday, but he’s not letting that get him down as the Packers prepare to face the Detroit Lions Sunday at Lambeau Field. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers stays positive following subpar performance

    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers turned in a poor performance in a 34-30 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals a week ago Sunday, but he’s not letting that get him down as the Packers prepare to face the Detroit Lions Sunday at Lambeau Field.

    • Oct. 2, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy waves to the crowd while walking off the field after the Packers beat the Detroit Lions 34-13 at Lambeau Field on Dec. 30, 2007. The Lions haven't won in Wisconsin since 1991. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    McCarthy: Long home win streak won't help us against Lions

    Highlights from Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy's press conference after Wednesday's practice.

    • Oct. 2, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews looks on during a training camp practice in July. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Hamstring keeps Matthews out of practice

    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews, who injured his hamstring on Sept. 22 against Cincinnati, didn't practice again Wednesday, which doesn't bode well for his chances to play against Detroit on Sunday.

    • Oct. 2, 2013
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    Packers running back Michael Hill takes promotion in stride

    Running back Michael Hill spent part of the bye week working and studying with fellow Packers practice squad member Scott Tolzien. Then he spent a few days back home in St. Joseph, Mo., before returning to Green Bay to find out he was in line for a promotion to the 53-man roster.

    • Oct. 1, 2013
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    Return reputation earns Dunn opportunity

    It would be difficult to imagine a more pressure-packed day than the one Reggie Dunn incurred before signing onto the Green Bay Packers’ practice squad on Monday afternoon.

    • Sep. 30, 2013
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    New-look Burnett returns to practice

    Morgan Burnett was back on the practice field Monday, and for the first time since his sophomore year of high school, the Green Bay Packers fourth-year safety came without his trademark dreadlocks.

    • Sep. 30, 2013
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    McCarthy says Lacy looks good in practice

    Rookie running back Eddie Lacy practiced well today, according to coach Mike McCarthy.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy left early in the Sept. 15 game vs. Washington with a concussion. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Lacy, Franklin return; Packers promote RB Hill

    The Green Bay Packers received some good news about their backfield situation with Eddie Lacy (concussion) and Johnathan Franklin (foot) each returning to the field during Monday’s first team practice after the bye week.

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    Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict (55) hits Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones (89) during the first half of Sunday's game in Cincinnati. Tom Uhlman/AP

    NFL fines Bengals' Burfict $31K for 2 hits on Packers

    Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has been fined a total of $31,000 by the NFL for two separate incidents in Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers.

    • Sep. 27, 2013
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    Edward Martin, president of H.J. Martin and Son, in December 2011. He has resigned from the Green Bay Packers' executive committee and board of directors. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Martin resigns from Packers executive committee

    Green Bay businessman Ed Martin has stepped down from the Green Bay Packers' executive committee and board of directors, team president Mark Murphy announced this afternoon.

    • Sep. 27, 2013
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    The Packers’ 1-2 start has seen their status in NFL power rankings plummet this week. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers plummet in NFL power rankings

    The Packers’ 1-2 start has seen their status in NFL power rankings plummet this week.

    • Sep. 26, 2013
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    The Green Bay Blizzard's B.J. Hill, right, stiff-arms Reading's Collin Taylor during a long kick return during an Indoor Football League game at the Resch Center in Ashwaubenon in April 2011. Hill tried out with the Green Bay Packers on Tuesday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Blizzard's star return man gets tryout with Packers

    The Green Bay Packers are taking a look across the street in the hopes of finding a new kick returner.

    • Sep. 25, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers rookie Johnathan Franklin was the team's latest running back to deliver a 100-yard performance Sunday against the Bengals. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Harris: 'We have the best backfield in the league'

    DuJuan Harris has had plenty of time to catch up on football since undergoing knee surgery on Sept. 5 that will sideline him for the entire 2013 season.

    • Sep. 24, 2013
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    Oak Grove High School assistant coach Brett Favre celebrates a touchdown as the Warriors take on Hattiesburg during a football game on Friday night in Hattiesburg, Miss. Ryan Moore/Hattiesburg American/AP

    Here we go again: Favre 'could play today,' agent says

    Brett Favre’s former agent, Bus Cook, says the former Green Bay Packers quarterback is in NFL game shape. That doesn’t mean he’s looking to make another return from another retirement.

    • Sep. 24, 2013
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    Vontaze Burfict (55) delivered a low blow to Ryan Taylor during Sunday's game. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Taylor: Burfict's low blow 'has no place in football'

    Ryan Taylor didn’t think. He reacted. If Andrew Quarless was in the same situation, he probably would’ve done the same thing as his fellow Green Bay Packers' tight end.

    • Sep. 23, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy reacts after Packers' Ryan Taylor was called for a personal foul in the third quarter during Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Production, performance part of decision to cut Ross

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy said production and performance were part of the decision to cut returner Jeremy Ross.

    • Sep. 23, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) runs the ball past Ahmad Brooks (55) before diving into the end zone for a touchdown against the San Francisco 49ers. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy believes he'll be back after bye

    When the Green Bay Packers return from their Week 4 bye week, rookie running back Eddie Lacy believes he’ll be back on the field for their NFC North opener against Detroit on Oct. 6.

    • Sep. 23, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers kick returner Jeremy Ross (10) fumbles against the Cincinnati Bengals while being tackled Sunday by Marvin Jones (82) at Paul Brown Stadium. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers release returner Jeremy Ross after latest miscue

    The Packers announced Monday the release of returner/receiver Jeremy Ross.

    • Sep. 23, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews (52) during Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Another hamstring injury for Matthews

    Clay Matthews’ history of hamstring injuries resurfaced during the Green Bay Packers’ 34-30 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.

    • Sep. 22, 2013
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    Lacy, Kuhn inactive; only 2 healthy halfbacks

    Running backs Eddie Lacy and John Kuhn were placed on the Green Bay Packers' inactive list for Sunday's game at Cincinnati. That leaves James Starks and Johnathan Franklin as the only healthy running backs.

    • Sep. 22, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running backs Eddie Lacy and John Kuhn go through pregame drills at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati on Sunday morning. Robert Zizzo/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy, Kuhn work out before game

    Green Bay Packers running backs Eddie Lacy and John Kuhn went through pregame drills hours before game time at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati on Sunday morning.

    • Sep. 22, 2013
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    Sunday notes: Depth, matchups squeezing d-line

    CINCINNATI – It was bound to happen eventually.

    • Sep. 21, 2013
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    Packers want Ross to simplify return game

    The Packers are looking for Jeremy Ross to return kicks with more of the freedom he showed late last season.

    • Sep. 21, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams (38) breaks up a pass intended for Logan Paulson (82) during Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Williams will play some nickel against Bengals

    The new look sub-package the Green Bay Packers’ secondary unveiled midway through the second half of Sunday’s 38-20 win over Washington will make its return Sunday in Cincinnati.

    • Sep. 20, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, left, sustained a concussion on this play against Washington at Lambeau Field last week. The Packers will decide Saturday whether he'll play Sunday in Cincinnati. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

    Lacy remains questionable; Burnett out for Sunday

    The Green Bay Packers will decide Saturday whether rookie running back Eddie Lacy can play Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, a week after sustaining a concussion.

    • Sep. 20, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Robert Francois. File/Getty Images

    Francois fined $10K for late hit

    Green Bay Packers inside linebacker Robert Francois was fined $10,000 by the NFL for striking an opponent late on the second-half kickoff of Sunday’s 38-20 win over Washington.

    • Sep. 20, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn, left, is confident that if he can't play Sunday, tight end Andrew Quarless, right, will be ready to step in as a blocker. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Kuhn: Game plan won't change if Lacy and I sit

    The Green Bay Packers could be in line for some wholesale changes in their game plan if fullback John Kuhn (hamstring) and Eddie Lacy (concussion) don’t play Sunday against Cincinnati.

    • Sep. 20, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, who sustained a concussion during last week's game against Washington, may not play Sunday in Cincinnati. Tom Lynn/AP

    Lacy, Kuhn sit out of Friday's practice

    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy did not practice on Friday, an indication that he may not play against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday after sustaining a concussion last week against Washington.

    • Sep. 20, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) passes the ball against Washington at Lambeau Field on Sunday. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Was Rodgers close to perfection vs. Washington?

    You might have thought by looking at Aaron Rodgers' numbers last weekend against Washington that the quarterback rating computer would have spit out a perfect score.

    • Sep. 20, 2013
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    Fox Sports play-by-play announcer Joe Buck, left, and analyst Troy Aikman. File/Getty Images

    Why Buck, Aikman so often? Because Packers are good

    For the third Sunday in a row, Joe Buck and Troy Aikman are calling Sunday's Green Bay Packers game on Fox. There always are lots of complaints about them. So we checked with a couple of experts. There is no conspiracy, people.

    • Sep. 20, 2013
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    The Packers think that Eddie Lacy has a decent chance of playing this week, but if he doesn’t play they might have only two running backs in uniform Sunday at Cincinnati. Dan Powers/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Packers like Lacy's chances but have to plan for only 2 RBs

    The Packers think that Eddie Lacy has a decent chance of playing this week, but if he doesn’t play they might have only two running backs in uniform Sunday at Cincinnati.

    • Sep. 19, 2013
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    McCarthy: Lang sore but OK; we'll see on Lacy, Burnett

    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett likely is "a long shot" to play Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday.

    • Sep. 19, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley makes a touchdown reception over Washington cornerback DeAngelo Hall during Sunday's game at Lambeau Field. Kyle Bursaw/Press-Gazette Media

    Finley returns to practice; Burnett sits out again

    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley returned to practice on Thursday after sitting out Wednesday because of a toe injury.

    • Sep. 19, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers' James Jones runs for a first down on a long reception against Washington Redskins' David Amerson in the second quarter as Randall Cobb looks to block on the play. Dan Powers/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    3 Packers receivers on pace for 1,000-yard seasons

    If they keep up at their current pace, Packers receivers Randall Cobb, Jordy Nelson and James Jones will shatter the 1,000-yard yardage pleateau.

    • Sep. 18, 2013
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    James Starks will start at running back against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Starks will start, Hayward out vs. Bengals

    James Starks will start at running back in Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals, but cornerback Casey Hayward has been ruled out, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said after practice Wednesday

    • Sep. 18, 2013
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    Cincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis looks out on the field during the first half of a preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field in August 2008. File/AP

    Mutual admiration society for McCarthy, Lewis

    Cincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis was on the same staff as Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy at the University of Pittsburgh in 1990 and 1991, so the two men speak fondly of one another.

    • Sep. 18, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, who sustained a concussion during Sunday's game, did not practice Wednesday. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy, Kuhn sit out of Wednesday's practice

    The Green Bay Packers practiced with only two active running backs on Wednesday with Eddie Lacy (concussion) and John Kuhn (hamstring) both sitting out with the injuries they sustained Sunday against Washington.

    • Sep. 18, 2013
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    The Green Bay Packers last wore their throwback third jersey and uniform against the St. Louis Rams in October 2011. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers to wear throwback 3rd jersey on Oct. 20

    The Green Bay Packers will wear their throwback third jersey and uniform for the Oct. 20 game against the Cleveland Browns at Lambeau Field.

    • Sep. 18, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers calls signals during Sunday's game against Washington at Lambeau Field. Wm. Glasheen/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Rodgers named NFC offensive player of week

    For the eighth time in his career, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been named the NFC offensive player of the week.

    • Sep. 18, 2013
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    No plans to pull Ross off kickoffs

    For now, the Green Bay Packers aren’t making any personnel changes on their return units, including the returner himself, Jeremy Ross.

    • Sep. 16, 2013
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    Packers keep options open with House, secondary

    Davon House wasn’t given an explanation as to why he saw 26 snaps on defense in the Green Bay Packers’ 38-20 win over Washington on Sunday nor did he ask for one.

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    Packers receiver Jermichael Finley.

    McCarthy: Fourth-quarter production must improve

    Sunday's 38-20 victory over the Washington Redskins was a sound one, but the team needs to get better at fourth-quarter production, Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.

    • Sep. 16, 2013
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    Harris expects to be ready for offseason program

    DuJuan Harris had surgery on the patellar tendon of his right knee on Sept. 5 and said he will be ready for all the Packers’ offseason workouts.

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    James Starks finds daylight for a 32-yard touchdown Sunday in the third quarter of Green Bay's 38-7 win over Washington at Lambeau Field. Kyle Bursaw/Press-Gazette Media

    Starks cashes in with Lacy out

    The James Starks everyone expected to see in 2012 finally arrived on Sunday and his time couldn’t have been better.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy is helped off the field during the first half against Washington at Lambeau Field on Sunday. Mike Roemer/AP

    Lacy leaves with concussion

    The Green Bay Packers were without running back Eddie Lacy after he sustained a concussion on his first carry in the first quarter of Sunday's game at Lambeau Field.

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    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett will miss his second consecutive game with a hamstring injury. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Defensive backs Burnett, Bush, Hayward inactive vs. Washington

    Expect Washington to attack the Green Bay Packers' starting safeties, M.D. Jennings and Jerron McMillian, with starter Morgan Burnett again injured and on the bench.

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    Bennett thinks Butler belongs in HOF

    Edgar Bennett thinks that his former Florida State and Packers teammate LeRoy Butler is one of the most complete safeties of his era and worthy of induction in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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    Sunday notes: Packers' split-salary contracts

    DuJuan Harris figured to play a big role in the Green Bay Packers’ backfield this season, but the season-ending knee injury he sustained last month wound up costing him more than $200,000.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Johnathan Franklin is staying positive, despite sitting out as his team lost 34-28 to the 49ers last Sunday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Franklin stays positive despite sitting out opener

    Johnathan Franklin couldn’t remember the last time he suited up for a football game and didn’t play.

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    Green Bay Packers safeties M. D. Jennings, left, and Jerron McMillian fist-bump during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field, Saturday, July 27, 2013.  H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McMillian, Jennings still next up if Burnett can't go

    The Green Bay Packers are keeping their fingers crossed Morgan Burnett is back on the field on Sunday, but that doesn’t mean they’re balking at the prospect of having Jerron McMillian and M.D. Jennings working at safety if he’s not.

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    Packers linebacker Clay Matthews.

    Matthews fined $15K for hit on Kaepernick

    Clay Matthews’ late hit on Colin Kaepernick in Sunday’s 34-28 loss to San Francisco is going to cost the Green Bay Packers’ fifth-year outside linebacker $15,000.

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    Packers Morgan Burnett.

    Burnett, Sitton questionable for Sunday

    Morgan Burnett and Josh Sitton are both questionable to play in the Green Bay Packers' home opener against Washington on Sunday.

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    Jarrett Bush, shown during training camp, sat out practice on Friday, Sept. 13.

    Practice report: Bush sits with hamstring injury

    It doesn’t look promising for Jarrett Bush to play against Washington on Sunday after sitting out of Friday’s practice with the hamstring injury he pulled up with in Thursday’s practice.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews (52) leaps onto 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. Matthews was penalized for a late hit. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Matthews: 'I'm an awesome player, not a dirty player'

    Clay Matthews today wouldn’t reveal whether he was fined for his late hit on Colin Kaepernick or respond to San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh derogatory comments about him.

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    Safety Morgan Burnett appears to have at least a decent chance of playing this week after missing last week’s regular-season opener because of a hamstring. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Burnett's chances of playing improving

    Safety Morgan Burnett appears to have at least a decent chance of playing this week after missing last week’s regular-season opener because of a hamstring.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Jarrett Bush, seen tackling San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore during Sunday's game, left Thursday's practice with a hamstring injury. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Bush tweaks hamstring during practice

    Green Bay Packers cornerback Jarrett Bush, a key special teams player and defensive backup, left practice on Thursday with a hamstring injury, coach Mike McCarthy said.

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    Finley, Sitton return to practice

    Tight end Jermichael Finley (toe) and left guard Josh Sitton (back) returned to Packers practice today after sitting out Wednesday because of injuries.

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    Packers' Josh Sitton looks on before Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    With bad back, Sitton doesn't know about his status for Sunday

    Packers left guard Josh Sitton didn’t practice Wednesday due to a back injury that flared up sometime before Sunday’s game against the 49ers.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley (88) leaps into the end zone for a touchdown past San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner (31) in the second quarter during Sunday's game at Candlestick Park. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Finley talks about his sore big toe

    Jermichael Finley didn’t practice Wednesday because of an injured big toe he suffered in Sunday’s game against the 49ers.

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    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett during training camp. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Burnett returns to practice; Sitton, Finley sit out

    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett, who sat out Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers with a hamstring injury, returned to practice on Wednesday.

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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    James Jones isn't complaining over lack of receptions

    Packers receiver James Jones didn’t catch any passes on Sunday and was only targeted twice. But Jones will be the last guy who complains publicly about his lack of action.

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    Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III walks along the sideline during the first half against the Philadelphia Eagles in Landover, Md., on Monday night. Patrick Semansky/AP

    I'm 100%, Washington's Griffin says

    Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III said this morning during a conference call with Green Bay Packers beat writers that he’s 100 percent healthy.

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    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett practiced Wednesday, but coach Mike McCarthy doesn't know whether he'll be available for Sunday's game against Washington at Lambeau Field. File/AP

    Burnett practices, but will he play? 'I don't know,' McCarthy says

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said it's too early to tell whether safety Morgan Burnett will play against Washington on Sunday, but his limited participation in practice on Wednesday was a good sign.

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    Double teams couldn't stop Boldin's big day

    The Green Bay Packers didn’t forget about Anquan Boldin during Sunday’s 34-28 loss to the San Francisco 49ers - they just didn't have an answer for him.

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    Capers rushes to Clay Matthews' defense

    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh in effect called Packers linebacker Clay Matthews a dirty player for his late hit on quarterback Colin Kaepernick in Sunday's game, and for throwing punches in the ensuing brouhaha.

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    San Francisco 49ers tackle Joe Staley, left, and Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews get into a fight after Matthews' late out-of-bounds hit on quarterback Colin Kaepernick during the second quarter of Sunday's game at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

    McCarthy: 'Clay Matthews is not a dirty player'

    "Clay Matthews is not a dirty player," Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Monday, responding to San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh's criticism of Matthews after Sunday's game.

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    Packers Mailbag: 49ers aftermath

    The dust has settled, the Green Bay Packers are 0-1 and there still are questions in need of answers.

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    San Francisco 49ers tackle Joe Staley (74) fights with Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews (52) after he shoved 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) to the ground as he went out of bounds during Sunday's game at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. Hector Amezcua/The Sacramento Bee/AP

    Officials blew it not once, but twice after Matthews' late hit

    NFL officials blew the call not once, but twice on Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews’ late hit of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in the second quarter of Sunday’s game and the ensuing melee.

    • Sep. 9, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett during training camp. He missed Sunday's season opener with a hamstring injury. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Burnett sits with hamstring injury against 49ers

    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett sat out Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers with a hamstring injury.

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    Points to ponder: Packers vs. 49ers

    Some points to ponder heading into today’s Packers-49ers game at Candlestick Park.

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    Packers bet on upside in selecting tight ends

    NFL coaches often lecture during training camp about how any player on their offseason roster could easily wind up on the initial 53.

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    Is Crosby on short leash despite recent roll?

    Mason Crosby’s struggles last season and renegotiated contract last month leave open the question of what the Packers will do if he misses a couple of field goal attempts early in the season.

    • Sep. 7, 2013
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    Seneca Wallace warms up before a preseason game with the Cleveland Browns against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Aug. 16, 2012. The Browns defeated the Packers 35-10. Getty Images

    Wallace hopes experience can complement Rodgers

    Seneca Wallace hasn’t had much time to celebrate landing back on an NFL in-season roster after a one year sabbatical.

    • Sep. 6, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers on the blowout loss at San Francisco that ended the season in January: "You can’t let it linger in your mind."H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Capers puts playoff letdown behind him

    Nobody absorbed more of the criticism for the Green Bay Packers’ 45-31 loss to the San Francisco 49ers in last January’s NFC divisional playoffs than Dom Capers.

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    Green Bay Packers safety Jerron McMillian celebrates his interception with defensive tackle Johnny Jolly against the Seattle Seahawks on Aug. 23 at Lambeau Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Questions remain at safety regardless of Burnett's status

    A week after cornerback Casey Hayward suffered a flare-up that’ll keep him out of Sunday’s regular-season opener in San Francisco, safety Morgan Burnett and linebacker Brad Jones returned to work on Friday with hamstring soreness that now has both starters listed as questionable to play against the 49ers.

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    Packers linebacker Brad Jones, shown here against Seattle in the preseason, is listed as questionable to play against the 49ers Sunday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Burnett, Brad Jones questionable for 49ers

    Morgan Burnett and Brad Jones both came into practice Friday with some hamstring soreness, Packers Coach Mike McCarthy said today.

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    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett sat out practice on Friday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Burnett, Hayward sit out of Friday's practice

    Morgan Burnett joined Casey Hayward as the only active Green Bay Packers players not taking part in Friday’s final practice before Sunday’s regular-season opener against San Francisco.

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    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick hands off to Frank Gore during third quarter of last season's playoff game against the Green Bay Packers. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Read-option QBs not protected if they still appear as threat to run

    Colin Kaepernick and other quarterbacks can expect to get hit legally when they're carrying out fakes of the read option, at least until they make clear they no longer are a runner.

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    NFL: Posture key to whether read-option QB can be hit without ball

    Colin Kaepernick and other quarterbacks can expect to get hit legally when they’re carrying out fakes of the read option, at least until they make clear they no longer are a runner..

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    Green Bay Packers running back James Starks (44) runs around the end in the second quarter of the team's preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    Starks should get plenty of work as No. 2 halfback

    Though No. 2 running back DuJuan Harris is out for the season, the Packers still plan to play their backups regularly so they don’t over-work rookie Eddie Lacy.

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    Packers playing catch-up with backup QBs

    Besides getting quarterback Aaron Rodgers ready to face one of the NFL’s best defenses this week, the Packers also assimilating two new backup quarterbacks into their offense just days before the team's first game.

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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb wore a rubber sleeve on his injured biceps during training camp practice in the last week of August. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb 'good to go' after biceps injury

    Wide receiver Randall Cobb has been wearing only a small rubber sleeve on his injured biceps and said he’s “good to go” for the start of the Green Bay Packers’ regular season this week.

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    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, right, talked extensively earlier this week about rules regarding hitting quarterbacks on the read option, like the one used by the 49ers' Colin Kaepernick, left. File/AP

    Packers know rules for hitting QB, McCarthy says

    Asked Thursday whether his defense knows how and when to hit quarterbacks on the read option, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said “we feel we have a strong understanding of how we’re going to approach the game.”

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward sat out practice today with an injury. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Hayward only player out of Thursday's padded practice

    Nothing out of the ordinary transpired during the Green Bay Packers’ second-to-last practice prior to Sunday’s rematch with the San Francisco 49ers.

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    Interactive map: Where are this year's Packers from?

    Ever wonder which state produced the most members of the Green Bay Packers? You’ll find answers to these and other questions in Press-Gazette Media’s newest map.

    • Sep. 5, 2013
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    Bakhtiari ready for hot seat at left tackle

    Rookie David Bakhtiari is on the hot seat.

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    Sunday's game will have special meaning for Rodgers

    Aaron Rodgers grew up in northern California, so playing at Candlestick Park in San Francisco has special meaning.

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    It's all about "Team 93" for 2013 Packers

    There’s a theme that Packers players are carrying around with them this season, and it’s called “Team 93.” It means this is the 93rd team in the history of the Packers’ storied franchise. But more important, it means the team is putting the past in the rear-view mirror and focusing on the present.

    • Sep. 4, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Micah Hyde, making a tackle during a preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks last month, has "a great opportunity" in Sunday's season opener, coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: 'A great opportunity' for Hyde against 49ers

    Here are highlights from Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy’s post-practice press conference on Wednesday:

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward sat out practice on Wednesday, just as he did during training camp last month. File/Press Gazette Media

    Hamstring keeps Hayward out of practice

    A hamstring injury is still bothering Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward, who sat out of Wednesday's practice.

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    Seneca Wallace talks about signing with Packers

    Seneca Wallace met with the Green Bay media for the first time this afternoon after signing with the Packers. Here are some of the highlights:

    • Sep. 2, 2013
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    Packers fill out practice squad with signing of tackle, running back

    The Packers completed their eight-man practice squad today by signing tackle Aaron Adams and running back Michael Hill.

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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly goes through drills during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field, Tuesday, August 20, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Jolly had anxious moments on cut-down day

    Cut-down day on Saturday was nerve-racking for Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly.

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    Newly signed QB Seneca Wallace at Packers practice Monday.

    Mike McCarthy confident newly signed QB Wallace will be ready to play

    Get the highlights from coach Mike McCarthy’s press conference today.

    • Sep. 2, 2013
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    Scott Tolzien, newly signed to the Packers practice squad

    Packers practice report: Hayward sits out

    The Packers returned to the practice field today in shorts and helmets, with newly signed quarterback Seneca Wallace working out with the quarterback group that included Aaron Rodgers and practice squad signee Scott Tolzien.

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    an Francisco 49ers quarterback Seneca Wallace (18) warms up before an NFL preseason football game against the Minnesota Vikings in San Francisco, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Packers release QB B.J. Coleman; sign Wallace

    The Green Bay Packers won't go into the season with B.J. Coleman as their backup quarterback, after all.

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    James Nixon

    Packers add offensive lineman to practice squad

    The Packers announced this morning the signing of guard Bobby Collins to their practice squad.

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    The Packers released quarterback Vince Young during its cutdown Saturday.

    Thompson takes blame for Young's late arrival

    Packers general manager Ted Thompson spoke to the media after making the team’s cuts down to 53 players on Saturday. Here are some highlights of his interview:

    • Sep. 1, 2013
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    Jake Stoneburner.

    Packers start assembling practice squad

    The Green Bay Packers’ attempt at sneaking undrafted rookie Patrick Lewis onto the practice squad fell short Sunday morning when the Cleveland Browns claimed the 6-foot-1, 311-pound center off waivers, NFL sources confirmed.

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    Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Dezman Moses (54) pressures Minnesota Vikings quarterback Joe Webb (14) in this file photo.

    5 ex-Packers claimed off waivers

    A total of five ex-Packers have now been claimed off waivers a day after receiving their release from Green Bay.

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    Packers mulling options at backup quarterback

    The Packers trimmed their roster to 53 players on Saturday, but chances are they aren’t finished tweaking their team yet.

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    Packers cut 22; Jolly makes roster (video)

    The Packers have announced the 22 players they have released to reduce their roster to the league-managed 53 players.

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    The Packers cut Alex Green on Saturday.

    Packers cut RB Green, TE Mulligan

    The Green Bay Packers released two more veterans on Saturday afternoon in running back Alex Green and tight end Matthew Mulligan, NFL sources confirmed.

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    D.J. Williams said on social media Saturday afternoon that he had been released by the Packers.

    D.J. Williams tweets he's been released

    The Green Bay Packers have apparently decided D.J. Williams was the odd man out of their cluttered tight-end room.

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    The Packers have released quarterback Vince Young, league sources confirm. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Packers release QB Vince Young

    The Green Bay Packers have seen enough of Vince Young to know the two-time Pro Bowler won’t be their backup quarterback in 2013.

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    The Packers cut tackle Kevin Hughes on Saturday.

    Packers begin making roster cuts

    Here is a list of the Green Bay Packers' roster cuts Press-Gazette Media has confirmed through sources. It will be updated throughout the day:

    • Aug. 31, 2013
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    Kicker Havard Rugland, from Norway, kicks a 33-yard field goal out of the hold by punter Sam Martin (6) in the third quarter of the Detroit Lions' preseason NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, in Cleveland. AP

    'Kickalicious' has tryout with Packers

    Havard Rugland tweeted this afternoon that he “Had a great workout with Green bay this morning. Thankful for the opportunity.”

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    The New York Jets cut former fourth-round draft pick Joe McKnight earlier this week. File/AP

    RB-KR McKnight to work out for Packers

    The Packers are bringing in running back Joe McKnight for a workout this weekend.

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    Green Bay Packers Vince Young has trouble with a snap during the Aug. 23 preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field. File/AP

    Is Vince Young guaranteed spot on Packers' 53-man roster?

    Vince Young didn’t sound like a player convinced he had made the final roster on Thursday night after the Green Bay Packers’ loss to Kansas City in the preseason finale.

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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jeremy Ross (10) spins away from Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Dunta Robinson (21) during the first half of a preseason NFL football game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Ross hopes to land spot after shaking 'slump'

    After weeks flying in a holding pattern, Jeremy Ross took a significant step in landing a job with the Green Bay Packers during Thursday night’s 30-8 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.

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    Rodgers, Matthews and Finley sit against Chiefs

    Vince Young will start at quarterback for the Packers in place of Aaron Rodgers in Thursday night's preseason finale against Kansas City, coach Mike McCarthy confirmed in his pre-game interview.

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    Packers kicker Mason Crosby during training camp.

    Crosby can make back pay cut via incentives

    Mason Crosby can make up all $1.6 million he gave up in a recent pay cut if he’s on the Packers’ roster for 10 games and makes 85 percent of his field-goal attempts.

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    Backup center battle nearing home stretch

    The competition has rarely rose to headlines in training camp, but the battle between Greg Van Roten and Patrick Lewis to backup starting center Evan Dietrich-Smith is about to reach its unstated but important climax.

    • Aug. 29, 2013
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    Thirty-nine players missed practice time during camp

    The Green Bay Packers' offseason of change concluded on Tuesday with the 20th and final practice of training camp.

    • Aug. 29, 2013
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    Soft-spoken Francois lets his play do the talking

    KANSAS CITY – Listen in during the Green Bay Packers’ inside linebackers meetings and you’ll see Robert Francois is rarely the individual who sets the topic of conversation.

    • Aug. 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Graham Harrell throws in the second quarter of their preseason game Friday against the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    In desperate need of QB, Jets turn to Harrell

    Graham Harrell is getting another chance to show he has what it takes to be a quarterback in the NFL.

    • Aug. 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris talks with coach Mike McCarthy during Monday's training camp practice in the Don Hutson Center. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Harris lands on IR after aggravating knee injury

    The Green Bay Packers will place running back DuJuan Harris on injured reserve today after the second opinion he received on his injured knee indicated damage to his patellar tendon, which holds the knee cap in place.

    • Aug. 27, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers Derek Sherrod (78) and receiver Kevin Dorsey (16) look on during training camp practice on Aug. 2 at Ray Nitschke Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Wait on Sherrod will last at least another two months

    The broken leg Derek Sherrod suffered more than 600 days ago will keep the Green Bay Packers’ 2011 first-round pick out for at least another two months.

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    Zach Ramirez went 6-of-16 on Tuesday, including 10 misses in his final 13 attempts, effectively eliminating himself from the Packers' kicking competition. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers cut K Ramirez following meltdown

    Zach Ramirez kicked his way right out of the conversation on Tuesday afternoon.

    • Aug. 27, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams gives a thumbs-up Tuesday during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers cautiously optimistic with Williams

    While the chances of Tramon Williams suiting up in Thursday’s preseason finale against Kansas City appear minute, the 30-year-old cornerback’s return to practice couldn’t have come with better timing for the Green Bay Packers.

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    McCarthy: DuJuan Harris out for season; will go on IR

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media following practice on Tuesday. Here are some highlights of his news conference:

    • Aug. 27, 2013
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    Ted Thompson at last week's preseason game between the Packers and Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Thompson says cutting players makes him physically sick

    Packers general manager Ted Thompson said cutting the roster is the worst part of his job and it can make him physically sick.

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    Tavecchio not disheartened by release, reps

    The voice mailbox on Giorgio Tavecchio’s cell phone happened to be full on Monday morning when the Green Bay Packers’ front office came calling.

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    Green Bay Packers' Terrell Manning hits Seattle Seahawks' Brady Quinn in the fourth quarter. Dan Powers/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Manning not fined for roughing penalty

    The NFL appears to have acknowledged that officials erred in penalizing inside linebacker Terrell Manning for a roughing the passer penalty in the Packers’ preseason game against Seattle last week.

    • Aug. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams, right, talks with cornerback Brandon Smith during training camp practice Monday in the Don Hutson Center. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    CB Williams' chances for opener improving

    Tramon Williams’ prospects for playing the regular season opener next week looked brighter when he returned to practice for limited work after missing a month because of a bruised knee.

    • Aug. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers kicker Zach Ramirez works with punter Tim Masthay during Monday's training camp practice in the Don Hutson Center. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Crosby, Ramirez go toe-to-toe this week

    The Packers’ kicking job is down to Mason Crosby and recently signed Zach Ramirez, at least for now.

    • Aug. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers kicker Giorgio Tavecchio kicks field goals during training camp practice Aug. 19 at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Tavecchio still in kicker competition

    Following are the highlights from coach Mike McCarthy's press conference following the Packers' practice Monday:

    • Aug. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers kicker Giorgio Tavecchio works during training camp practice earlier this month at Ray Nitschke Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Packers cut kicker Tavecchio

    The Green Bay Packers pared their roster back to two kickers after releasing Giorgio Tavecchio on Monday.

    • Aug. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers kicker Zach Ramirez was in training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field Sunday after signing with the team earlier in the day. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Crosby surprised, not rattled by presence of another kicker

    Mason Crosby admitted he was a little surprised to learn the Packers added another place-kicker to the roster, but he didn’t let the signing of Zach Ramirez rattle him at practice today.

    • Aug. 25, 2013
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    Cobb, Nelson improving but may not play vs. Chiefs

    Receiver Randall Cobb said he’s feeling pretty good in his recovery from a biceps injury and could play on Thursday in the Packers’ final preseason game at Kansas City.

    • Aug. 25, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Vince Young during training camp practice Sunday at Ray Nitschke Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    McCarthy, Young say backup QB job still up for grabs

    Just because the Packers cut Graham Harrell on Saturday doesn’t mean Vince Young has locked up the No. 2 quarterback job behind Aaron Rodgers.

    • Aug. 25, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Graham Harrell loses the football after getting hit by Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham during the preseason opener Aug. 9 at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy says Harrell's release came down to performance

    Mike McCarthy said the decision to release quarterback Graham Harrell came down to performance and wanting to go in a different direction with the other backup quarterbacks.

    • Aug. 25, 2013
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    Zach Ramirez, right, joins Mason Crosby, left, and Giorgio Tavecchio, middle, for training camp practice Sunday at Ray Nitschke Field. Wes Hodkiewicz/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers sign kicker Ramirez

    After working out a couple kickers Sunday morning, the Packers signed former Portland State kicker Zach Ramirez.

    • Aug. 25, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Graham Harrell throws a pass in the second quarter of Friday's preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers part ways with QB Harrell after three years

    In the end, Graham Harrell’s familiarity with the Green Bay Packers’ offense was no match for intrigue and athleticism Vince Young infused into the team’s backup quarterback equation upon his arrival nearly three weeks ago.

    • Aug. 24, 2013
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    Ross plans to "lay it all out there" in final week

    The job description doesn’t matter to Jeremy Ross.

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    First-half observations

    The Packers and Seahawks are tied 3-3 at halftime. Here are some obversations:

    • Aug. 23, 2013
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    His injured right bicep in a protective sleeve, Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb works out lightly during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Tuesday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb, Mulligan sit out against Seahawks

    Randall Cobb did not suit up for Friday night’s preseason game against Seattle despite early optimism from Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy that the wide receiver could play after missing the two previous games with a bicep injury.

    • Aug. 23, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields grabs the ball during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field, Saturday, July 27, 2013.  H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Shields' ascent creates flexibility for defense

    Sam Shields went into camp a year ago up to the Super Bowl XLV ring tattoo on his neck in questions of whether or not he had the resolve to maintain a role in the Green Bay Packers’ secondary.

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    Jeremy Ross, left, needs to win a job as a backup receiver in order to make the Green Bay Packers' roster. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Top 10 players who need a strong finish to camp

    A look at 10 Green Bay Packers players who need a strong finish to camp to either cement themselves on the roster or indicate why they deserve to be among the final 53.

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    Time hasn't eroded Jolly's play-making ability

    Inside the coaches’ box at the Edward Jones Dome on Saturday night, Dom Capers couldn’t help but crack a smile as Johnny Jolly picked off a Kellen Clemens’ pass deep inside the Green Bay Packers’ red zone.

    • Aug. 21, 2013
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    Safety battle 'will probably come right down to the end'

    No rotation for a starting job on the Green Bay Packers’ roster has been more consistent through nearly a month of training camp as the safety spot opposite Morgan Burnett.

    • Aug. 21, 2013
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    Time to shine is now for returning rookie Johnson

    Fifteen practices, two preseason games and one Family Night intra-squad scrimmage.

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    Green Bay Packers coach Kevin Greene directs the defensive line during drills at training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Thursday. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy isn't pleased with last practice before game

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy sounded irritated after Wednesday's training camp practice, saying "we didn’t take full advantage to get ready to play." The Packers host the Seattle Seahawks in a preseason game on Friday night.

    • Aug. 21, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Tom Clements gives a play to quarterback B. J. Coleman on Tuesday during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Coleman helps practice squad chances

    B.J. Coleman helped his chances of winning a second season on the Packers’ practice squad with his play last week against St. Louis that included an improvised nine-yard touchdown pass to tight end Jake Stoneburner.

    • Aug. 20, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Johnathan Franklin (23) tries to elude several Arizona Cardinals defenders while making a run in the second quarter during Friday night's preseason game at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Franklin behind Harris in bid for snaps behind Lacy

    Despite missing the first two preseason games, DuJuan Harris has the best chance of getting regular snaps as a chance of pace from halfback Eddie Lacy to start the season, in part because rookie Johnathan Franklin’s strong start to training camp didn’t last long.

    • Aug. 20, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers talks with coach Mike McCarthy during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field earlier this month. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers misses practice because of illness

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers sat out Tuesday's training camp practice because of illness, coach Mike McCarthy said. Rodgers is expected back at practice on Wednesday.

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    With Aaron Rodgers excused from practice Tuesday because of a head cold, backup quarterbacks Graham Harrell, Vince Young and B.J. Coleman got more work than usual. H. Marc Larson

    Backup QBs get extra work with Rodgers out

    With Aaron Rodgers excused from practice because of a head cold, backup quarterbacks Graham Harrell and Vince Young received extra snaps with the No. 1 offense, and B.J. Coleman had more plays than usual also.

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    Green Bay Packers tackle Derek Sherrod watches from afar during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field last month. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Thompson confident Sherrod will play this season

    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson hasn’t given up on tackle Derek Sherrod, who hasn’t played or practiced with the team since breaking his leg in December 2011.

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless works on ball handling drills during training camp practice Monday at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Quarless knows he has much to prove after injury

    Tight end Andrew Quarless returned to the practice field today after missing more than two weeks with a quad injury.

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    After missing all of training camp with a hamstring injury, second-year cornerback Casey Hayward was back on the practice field today. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Hayward trying to get groove back after hamstring injury

    After missing all of training camp with a hamstring injury, second-year cornerback Casey Hayward was back on the practice field today.

    • Aug. 19, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson (87) is still hoping to be back in time for the regular-season opener against the San Francisco 49ers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Jordy Nelson aiming to return for 49ers game

    Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson, who will miss the entire preseason after having knee surgery earlier this month, is still hoping to be back in time for the regular-season opener against the San Francisco 49ers.

    • Aug. 19, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field last month. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Jolly makes even more plays in practice

    Defensive tackle Johnny Jolly continues to make plays, and if he keeps this up, it would seem he stands a very good chance of making the Green Bay Packers' 53-man roster.

    • Aug. 19, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tackle Don Barclay during OTA practice in the Don Hutson Center in May. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Right tackle job still up for grabs

    No decision has been made about the starting right tackle position, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said after practice Monday.

    • Aug. 19, 2013
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    St. Louis Rams running back Isaiah Pead (24) is tackled by Green Bay Packers defensive back Jerron McMillian (22) and cornerback Micah Hyde (33) during the first half of Saturday's game at the Edward Jones Dome. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

    Hyde maintains strong start against Rams

    It’s too soon to start busting out the Casey Hayward comparisons just yet, but Micah Hyde has the look of another rookie cornerback ready to make an immediate impact for the Green Bay Packers.

    • Aug. 18, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy runs with the ball for a 2-yard gain during the first quarter against the St. Louis Rams on Saturday night in St. Louis. Tom Gannam/AP

    Lacy makes Packers debut against Rams

    Rookie running back Eddie Lacy is active for the Green Bay Packers’ second preseason game against the St. Louis Rams on Saturday night in St. Louis.

    • Aug. 17, 2013
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    GTK: Banjo striking right chord with Packers

    The splash the Green Bay Packers seemed destined to make at safety never happened this offseason.

    • Aug. 16, 2013
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    Ryan Pickett missed practice on Tuesday because of a medical emergency involving his 1-year-old daughter, Phoebe. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Pickett: Daughter OK, but tests ongoing

    Ryan Pickett missed practice on Tuesday because of a medical emergency involving his 1-year-old daughter, Phoebe.

    • Aug. 15, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerbacks Micah Hyde (33) and Davon House (31) during training camp practice on July 30 at Ray Nitschke Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Hyde impresses while House looks to regroup against Rams

    It’s safe to say Micah Hyde made a positive first impression on Packers coach Mike McCarthy during the team’s rookie orientation back in May.

    • Aug. 15, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jeremy Ross returns a kick during training camp practice on July 28 at Ray Nitschke Field. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Chance at redemption motivates Ross

    Jeremy Ross doesn’t dwell on what happened on that chilly night in San Francisco seven months ago, but knows what a spot on the Green Bay Packers’ 53-man roster would mean both personally and professionally.

    • Aug. 15, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive end Mike Neal during training camp practice Aug. 8 at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Neal brings 'explosibility' as outside linebacker

    Since Mike Neal began standing up as an outside linebacker during the Green Bay Packers’ offseason program, no one has been able to slap a textbook definition on the 6-foot-3, 275-pound athlete.

    • Aug. 15, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris catches the ball during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field last month. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Harris won't play against Rams

    Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris is ready to play, but coach Mike McCarthy will hold him out of Saturday's preseason game against the St. Louis Rams

    • Aug. 15, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Vince Young runs through drills during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Tuesday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Thompson doesn't regret not signing Young earlier

    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson said Wednesday that he doesn't "lament" not signing veteran quarterback Vince Young in the spring.

    • Aug. 14, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris catches a ball during training camp practice on July 27 at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Harris soaking in first camp with Packers

    DuJuan Harris’ lightning quick ascent up the Green Bay Packers’ depth chart last season makes it easy to forget one fundamental fact about the 5-foot-7, 203-pound running back.

    • Aug. 14, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers Jeremy Ross (10) tries to get away from Arizona Cardinals cornerback Javier Arenas (35) after making a catch in the second quarter during Friday night's preseason game at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Return competition heats up in wake of Cobb's injury

    Opportunity continues to knock for Jeremy Ross and the rest of the Green Bay Packers’ return candidates.

    • Aug. 14, 2013
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    Competition resumes for starting right tackle spot

    T.J. Lang was back on the field at practice on Wednesday, enabling the Green Bay Packers to resume the starting right-tackle competition between Marshall Newhouse and Don Barclay.

    • Aug. 14, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field last month. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Cobb unlikely to play against Rams

    "It'll be a stretch" for Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb to play against the St. Louis Rams on Saturday night, coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday. Cobb has a biceps injury.

    • Aug. 14, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb could be facing problems with a right biceps injury for several weeks or more. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb's biceps injury could sideline him again

    Though Randall Cobb has returned to practice this week after sitting out the preseason opener last Friday night, he was favoring his injured right biceps in practice Tuesday and could be facing problems with the injury for several weeks and perhaps longer.

    • Aug. 13, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers kickers Mason Crosby, left, and Giorgio Tavecchio during training camp practice Thursday at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Kickers have good day on field goals

    Kickers Mason Crosby and Giorgio Tavecchio had a good day in live field-goal kicking today.

    • Aug. 13, 2013
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    Running back Eddie Lacy took part only in individual and group drills Tuesday in his return to practice after missing a week because of a hamstring injury. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy back practicing but limited

    Running back Eddie Lacy took part only in individual and group drills today in his return to practice after missing a week because of a hamstring injury.

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    Defensive lineman Ryan Pickett wasn’t at practice Tuesday because of a medical emergency in his family. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Pickett misses practice for family emergency

    Defensive lineman Ryan Pickett wasn’t at practice Tuesday because of a medical emergency in his family.

    • Aug. 13, 2013
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    Ryan Longwell talks about his decision to retire with the Green Bay Packers during a news conference at Lambeau Field on Tuesday morning. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Longwell retires with Packers: 'I'm done kicking'

    In announcing his decision to retire with the Green Bay Packers on Tuesday morning, Ryan Longwell said he has no plans to kick again in the NFL.

    • Aug. 13, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb runs drills during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on July 26. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Cobb's biceps injury likely will linger

    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb has a biceps injury that's "something he’s probably going to be battling for a while," coach Mike McCarthy said Tuesday.

    • Aug. 13, 2013
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    Veteran kicker Ryan Longwell, the Green Bay Packers' all-time leading scorer, announced Monday his intention to retire with the team. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Kicker Ryan Longwell to retire with the Packers

    Place-kicker Ryan Longwell will retire as a Green Bay Packer, the team announced today.

    • Aug. 13, 2013
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    A look at Packers' injuries midway through camp

    Eighteen days down, 18 more days to go.

    • Aug. 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy shares a smile during training camp practice on Aug. 2 at Ray Nitschke Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    So why was Packers' practice closed today?

    The Packers held their first closed training camp practice today in as long as anyone could remember. The stands at Nitschke Field were empty and tarps were placed on the fences around the field. Players worked out in shorts and helmets.

    • Aug. 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers guard T. J. Lang stretches during training camp practice on July 27 at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Lang wanted to practice, but McCarthy wouldn't let him

    Right guard T.J. Lang has been battling a back injury but was ready to practice this morning. Coach Mike McCarthy had other ideas.

    • Aug. 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers Derek Sherrod (78) and receiver Kevin Dorsey (16) look on during training camp practice on Aug. 2, at Ray Nitschke Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Medical clearance for Sherrod, Richardson doesn't appear imminent

    Tackle Derek Sherrod and safety Sean Richardson continue to watch practice from the sidelines with no imminent end to their long layoffs.

    • Aug. 12, 2013
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    Giorgio Tavecchio (7) kicks a field goal during Packers Family Night at Lambeau Field on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Tavecchio gets a leg up on Crosby at practice

    In a field-goal competition during Monday's practice, Green Bay Packers kicker Giorgio Tavecchio made eight of eight attempts and Mason Crosby seven of eight.

    • Aug. 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris watches training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Sunday, July 28, 2013.  File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Harris passes physical, will practice lightly

    Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris passed his physical and will begin practicing with the team, coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.

    • Aug. 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Vince Young (13) scrambles during Friday night's preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals at Lambeau Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Big week ahead for Packers' backup QBs

    Coach Mike McCarthy gave no indication how he’ll divvy up the backup quarterback snaps in practice this week, though Vince Young likely will get plenty of work so the Green Bay Packers can get the best possible read on his abilities at age 30 and after a season out of football.

    • Aug. 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields grabs the ball during training camp practice on July 27 at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Shields hopes to remain with Packers

    Nothing new has surfaced between the Packers and fourth-year cornerback Sam Shields in terms of a contract extension past the one-year, $2.02 million restricted tender he’s currently operating under.

    • Aug. 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers rookie wide receiver Tyrone Walker makes a catch during Organized Team Activities on June 11 at Clarke Hinkle Field. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Undrafted Walker continues to impress at receiver

    Tyrone Walker smiles and dips his head sheepishly, not wanting to take credit for the accolades that come along with four years of rewriting the Illinois State record book.

    • Aug. 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Micah Hyde and Green Bay Packers linebacker Andy Mulumba wrap up Arizona Cardinals running back Stepfan Taylor during the second quarter of the preseason opener Friday at Lambeau Field. Kyle Bursaw/Press-Gazette Media

    Rough night for cornerbacks in loss to Cards

    While the Green Bay Packers struggled to move the ball offensively once Aaron Rodgers exited Friday night’s 17-0 preseason loss to Arizona, the Cardinals’ quarterback contingent had no such issue.

    • Aug. 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy walks off the field after Friday night's preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals at Lambeau Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy's day-after-game press conference highlights

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy held a press conference the day after his team's 17-0 loss to Arizona in the preseason opener at Lambeau Field.

    • Aug. 10, 2013
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    While freshman tight end Jermichael Finley watched from the Texas sideline, Vince Young dazzled in the 2006 Rose Bowl, accounting for 467 yards of total offense, three touchdowns and a 9-yard scramble on fourth down for a game-winning touchdown with 19 seconds left. Getty Images

    Finley happy to see Young get another chance

    Jermichael Finley was a redshirt freshman at the University of Texas in 2005 when Vince Young led the Longhorns to a national championship following a 41-38 win over USC in the Rose Bowl.

    • Aug. 10, 2013
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    GTK: Wilson took lessons from dad en route to NFL

    Justin Wilson spent his summer like so many other undrafted free agents waiting for a call to try out for an NFL roster.

    • Aug. 10, 2013
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    Early impressions of Packers-Cardinals game

    The Packers trail Arizona 14-0 at halftime. Here are some observations on the first half:

    • Aug. 9, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy watches practice on Wednesday. He's out with a hamstring injury. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers inactives: Lacy, Cobb won't play

    Rookie running back Eddie Lacy and wide receiver Randall Cobb (bicep) will not play in the Green Bay Packers’ preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals on Friday night at Lambeau Field.

    • Aug. 9, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly (97) during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Trgovac: Jolly getting better every day

    Two weeks into training camp, defensive lineman Johnny Jolly continues to scrape off the rust that accumulated during a three-year drug-related NFL suspension.

    • Aug. 9, 2013
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    Offensive lineman J.C. Tretter during rookie orientation camp in May. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Tale of two seasons for rookie offensive linemen Bakhtiari, Tretter

    It’s been a tale of two seasons as rookie J.C. Tretter continues to rehab and David Bakhtiari prepares to start at left tackle during Friday night’s preseason-opener against the Arizona Cardinals.

    • Aug. 9, 2013
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    From left, Green Bay Packers quarterbacks Aaron Rodgers, Graham Harrell, B.J. Coleman and Vince Young run through drills during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Tuesday.  H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Watch: Packers plan to play all 4 QBs against Cardinals

    The Green Bay Packers are ready to roll with four quarterbacks in Friday’s preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals.

    • Aug. 8, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang, right, fights linebacker Sam Barrington, left, during Wednesday's training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. Lang missed Thursday's practice with a sore back. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Lang sits out with sore back

    Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang sat out Thursday's light practice because his back was bothering him, coach Mike McCarthy said.

    • Aug. 8, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Perry excited to get back onto the field

    Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry is ready to play in a football game again.

    • Aug. 8, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb warms up during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Thursday.  H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb hopes to play Friday, reduce drops in 2013

    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb kept things light during Thursday’s walk-through, but hopes to be back on the field for Friday's preseason opener against Arizona.

    • Aug. 8, 2013
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    Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings. File/AP

    McCarthy, Matthews respond to Jennings' latest soundbite

    Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones didn’t want to talk about former teammate Greg Jennings on Thursday, one day after Jennings told KFAN radio in Minnesota that he was “brainwashed” when he played for the Packers.

    • Aug. 8, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb not concerned about bicep; plans to play Friday

    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb was limited at practice on Wednesday, a day after leaving early with a bicep injury. Cobb insisted he is fine and that the team is simply being cautious.

    • Aug. 7, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, right, won't have Bryan Bulaga, left, protecting him this season. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers: 'It's tough' losing Bulaga for the season

    Here's what Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had to say about losing left tackle Bryan Bulaga, who protects his blind side, and turning to rookie David Bakhtiari.

    • Aug. 7, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive end Mike Neal during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Wednesday.  H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Neal doesn't expect to play in preseason opener

    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman and outside linebacker Mike Neal participated in his first training camp practice on Wednesday after being on the physically unable to perform list with what he described as an abdominal strain.

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    Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings runs on the field during training camp in Mankato, Minn., last month. Charlie Neibergall/AP

    Jennings: I was 'brainwashed' in Green Bay

    Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings has been running his mouth a lot during the offseason about his former team, the Green Bay Packers.

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    Green Bay Packers left tackle Bryan Bulaga will have season-ending knee surgery, coach Mike McCarthy confirmed Wednesday morning. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Bulaga's knee surgery 'definitely the right decision'

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday he's happy with left tackle Bryan Bulaga's decision to have season-ending knee surgery.

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    Wide receiver Jordy Nelson had knee surgery Monday and will miss the rest of training camp. The Green Bay Packers hope he will return for the regular season opener on Sept. 8 Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    McCarthy not concerned about Nelson, injuries

    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson will miss the rest of the preseason after undergoing knee surgery Monday.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Vince Young runs through drills during training camp practice Tuesday at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Young "didn't give up" in journey back to NFL

    A full year away from the NFL afforded Vince Young plenty of time for reflection, but not once did the two-time Pro Bowl quarterback start to think his football career might be over.

    • Aug. 6, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tackle Gilbert Pena, left, works against guard Josh Sitton during training camp practice Tuesday at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Sitton believes it would be "stupid" for Bulaga to play with torn ACL

    Although the chances would appear to be slim, there was at least some hope on Tuesday that Green Bay Packers left tackle Bryan Bulaga could still play this season despite sustaining a torn anterior cruciate ligament during the Packers’ Family Night scrimmage on Saturday.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Vince Young on the practice field on Tuesday morning. Mike Vandermause/Press-Gazette Media

    Thompson intrigued by Young's 'mystery'

    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson likes the "mystery" and "intrigue" of adding veteran quarterback Vince Young to the team.

    • Aug. 6, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson, left, talks with receivers coach Edgar Bennett during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Friday. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Nelson out for rest of training camp

    Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson will miss the rest of training camp after having a procedure done on a knee on Monday, coach Mike McCarthy said today.

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    Texas alum and former NFL quarterback Vince Young throws for scouts at Texas' NFL football pro day, Tuesday, March 26, 2013, in Austin, Texas. AP

    Packers sign Vince Young following tryout

    The Green Bay Packers saw enough from their workout with Vince Young on Monday to sign the two-time Pro Bowl quarterback to a one-year deal, a league source confirmed to Press-Gazette Media.

    • Aug. 5, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tackle David Bakhtiari during rookie orientation camp practice in the Don Hutson Center,, Friday, May 10, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Bakhtiari good bet to replace Bulaga

    The Packers appear ready to take a long look at rookie David Bakhtiari as the replacement for injured left tackle Bryan Bulaga.

    • Aug. 5, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb (18) pulls in a pass against cornerback Micah Hyde (33) during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers cancel Monday's practice, media availability

    The Green Bay Packers have cancelled Monday afternoon's closed practice session and subsequent media availability roughly 12 hours after word spread about Bryan Bulaga's significant knee injury.

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    Green Bay Packers left tackle Bryan Bulaga reportedly sustained a season-ending knee injury during Family Night. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Bulaga reportedly done for season with torn ACL

    Bryan Bulaga sustained a season-ending knee injury at the Green Bay Packers’ Family Night scrimmage Saturday night, according to a report by ProFootballTalk.com.

    • Aug. 5, 2013
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    The Green Bay Packers are taking a look at Vince Young as a potential backup quarterback candidate. Getty Images

    Sources: Packers will work out Vince Young

    The Green Bay Packers are taking a look at Vince Young, a league source confirmed to Press-Gazette Media on Sunday night.

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    First-round pick Datone Jones was happy to have his family in attendance among the more than 63,000 fans at Packers Family Night. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Jones welcomes family for Lambeau debut

    Datone Jones, playing in his first NFL-sized atmosphere during Saturday’s “Family Night” intrasquad scrimmage, was proud to don his green and gold Packers’ uniform for the first time in front of his family from California.

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    Green Bay Packers kicker Giorgio Tavecchio may not take himself too seriously, but he is seriously competing with Mason Crosby for the starting job. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    Tavecchio doesn't take himself too seriously

    After his performance Saturday night at the Family Night scrimmage, Packers street free agent Giorgio Tavecchio might get his boss to call him by the correct name.

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    Undrafted corners look to follow Williams’ lead

    Brandon Smith and James Nixon know the story by heart.

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    Mike Daniels and his wife welcomed their second son early Saturday before the second-year defensive lineman joined the team for Packers Family Night. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Sleepless Daniels wraps unforgettable day

    There was no question Saturday was "Family Night" in every sense of the word for sleepless father-of-two Mike Daniels.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson talks with wide receivers coach Edgar Bennett during training camp practice Friday at Ray Nitschke Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Nelson sits out Family Night; Brad Jones returns

    Jordy Nelson still was noticeably absent from the Packers’ annual Family Night intra-squad scrimmage on Saturday night after sitting out of Friday’s practice with a knee injury.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson talks with wide receivers coach Edgar Bennett during Friday night's training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Post-practice McCarthy: Green fumbles; Quarless, Nelson sit

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke following Friday night's practice at Ray Nitschke Field. Here are some highlights of his news conference:

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    Lewis carries heavy heart after loss of former Texas A&M teammate

    The fundamentals prepare you for everything, but Patrick Lewis never saw this one coming.

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    New helmet rule would have been called infrequently last year

    The NFL’s new rule prohibiting ball carriers in the open field from striking an opponent with the crown of their helmet would have been called only three times last year, referee Bill Vinovich said Friday.

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    Hawk: 'If you don’t test for something, guys are going to do it'

    A.J. Hawk’s recently restructured contract wasn’t the only topic on the Green Bay Packers’ eight-year linebacker hit while meeting with the media on Friday.

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    Green Bay Packers player A.J. Hawk during an OTA practice in May. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Hawk put ego aside in decision to restructure

    A.J. Hawk has learned a lot from the hundreds of players who have come and gone in the Green Bay Packers’ locker room during his seven years with the organization.

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    Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Thursday. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Crosby takes Round 2 of kicking competition

    As much as Mason Crosby is competing with Giorgio Tavecchio for the Green Bay Packers’ kicking job, the biggest factor in whether Crosby will be back for a seventh season with the team largely remains himself.

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    Packers have a plan for Rodgers' reps

    Aaron Rodgers isn’t getting any younger, but became a whole lot more expensive this offseason when the Green Bay Packers inked the MVP quarterback to a five-year, $110 million extension.

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    Jamari Lattimore at a training camp practice.

    Inside linebackers stepping up following Bishop's release

    Terrell Manning never expected to return for training camp and see Desmond Bishop’s nearby locker completely vacant, awaiting a new tenant.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback B.J. Coleman during practice this week.

    Post-practice McCarthy: Ball handling a concern

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy wasn't happy with the sloppy play and muffed snaps during Thursday's practice.

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    Richardson's career in NFL still in question

    Sean Richardson still isn’t sure whether he’ll be able to continue his football career or if he’ll even find out before the end of the training camp.

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    Van Roten bulks up

    Offensive lineman Greg Van Roten is noticeably heavier this year to help with his transition from college tackle to an interior lineman in the NFL.

    • Jul. 31, 2013
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    Tuned-down Finley focusing on football

    Jermichael Finley never had any doubt about the Green Bay Packers taking him back for a sixth NFL season. In fact, it’s something he never really thought about it.

    • Jul. 31, 2013
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    NFL overhauls Pro Bowl system

    The NFL announced a complete overhaul of its Pro Bowl system with the 2014 edition featuring a new format for the NFL All-Star Game based on major changes proposed by NFLPA President Domonique Foxworth.

    • Jul. 31, 2013
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    Post-practice McCarthy: If games started today, Cobb would be returner

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday after practice that "Randall Cobb has been excellent. If we played a game tomorrow, Randall Cobb would be my returner."

    • Jul. 31, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Micah Hyde (33) defends receiver James Jones (89) during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field in Green Bay on July 30, 2013. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    Morning roundup: Young corners filling voids

    The Packers’ depth at cornerback is coming in handy at the start of training camp as Tramon Williams and Casey Hayward are both out for the coming weeks with injury, writes Pete Dougherty (http://tinyurl.com/laz4jn9).

    • Jul. 31, 2013
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    House loses 9 pounds after bout with food poisoning

    Don’t expect Packers cornerback Davon House to order salmon the next time he dines out.

    • Jul. 30, 2013
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    Veterans had a say in Jolly's return

    A lot of thought went into the Green Bay Packers’ decision to bring back Johnny Jolly after the 30-year-old defensive lineman was reinstated by the NFL in February.

    • Jul. 30, 2013
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    Photo, conditioning concerns don't faze Lacy

    Eddie Lacy is one of the more social media savvy individuals on the Green Bay Packers’ roster, but it was a phone call from a friend on Monday night that alerted him his name was blowing up on Twitter.

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    Ted Thompson, left, and Brett Favre during 2005 minicamp. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Ted Thompson would welcome Favre back into Packers family

    The relationship between Packers general manager Ted Thompson and former quarterback Brett Favre has been strained at times, but Thompson said today he would welcome Favre back into the fold.

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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson watches training camp practice Sunday at Ray Nitschke Field.  H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Thompson: Team had long discussions before bringing back Jolly

    Packers general manager Ted Thompson spoke to the media after Tuesday’s padded practice. Here are some highlights from his news conference:

    • Jul. 30, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy takes part in Tuesday's training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. Lukas Keapproth/Press Gazette Media

    McCarthy not concerned about Lacy's conditioning

    A day after an unflattering photo of Eddie Lacy blew up social media, Packers coach Mike McCarthy told reporters during his Tuesday news conference he has no concerns about the rookie running back’s conditioning.

    • Jul. 30, 2013
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    Post-practice McCarthy: Tramon Williams, Harris couple weeks away

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy met with the media following Tuesday’s padded practice. Here are some highlights of his news conference.

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    Morning roundup: Mulumba finds home on football field

    The Green Bay Packers have had a surprising amount of success transforming undrafted college free agents into NFL outside linebackers in recent years.

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    Packers sign pair of rookies, waive S McMahon

    An early onslaught of injuries to the receiving corps has forced the Green Bay Packers back into the free-agent market in search for help.

    • Jul. 29, 2013
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    James Jones calls Jennings' comments 'not cool'

    Packers receiver James Jones considers Greg Jennings a good friend. Jones is the godfather to Jennings’ middle child.

    • Jul. 29, 2013
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    Jolly grateful for fan support

    Johnny Jolly is grateful for a lot of things these days, including the chance to earn a spot on the Packers roster after serving a three-year NFL suspension for drug issues.

    • Jul. 29, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers guard T. J. Lang during OTA practice in the Don Hutson Center in May. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers T.J. Lang: Position switch going better than expected

    T.J. Lang thought the transition from starting left guard to starting right guard would be more difficult than it’s been.

    • Jul. 29, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers rookie wide rceiver Alex Gillett (7) makes an over the shoulder catch against James Nixon (25) during Organized Team Activities at Clarke Hinkle Field June 11, 2013. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Getting to Know: Switch extends Gillett's career

    Alex Gillett didn’t want his college career to be over, but that’s exactly how the landscape looked three games into his senior season.

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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field, Saturday, July 27, 2013. / H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Morning roundup: Packers will take Monday off

    After three days of training camp practices, the Packers are taking today off, which is a requirement of the collective bargaining agreement signed in 2011. Practice will resume at 8:20 a.m. Tuesday at Nitschke Field.

    • Jul. 29, 2013
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    Crosby's aim: Think free, swing free

    If you hear Mason Crosby repeat one word this summer, it probably will be “free” – as in thinking free and swinging free.

    • Jul. 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive end Datone Jones (95) runs through drills Sunday during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Details of rookie Datone Jones' contract

    The contract that rookie first-round pick Datone Jones signed with the Packers on the eve of training camp last week included a signing bonus of $3,992,072.

    • Jul. 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly takes part in training camp practice Saturday at Ray Nitschke Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Newlywed Jolly says he's in a good place

    After more than three years away from football, Johnny Jolly says he’s in a good place, both personally and professionally on the Packers roster again.

    • Jul. 28, 2013
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    McCarthy post-practice update: First-round pick Jones stands out in pads

    Here’s a quick, semi-live run down of coach Mike McCarthy’s press conference following today’s practice.

    • Jul. 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews gets ready for Saturday's practice at Ray Nitschke Field. Players will put on pads for the first time this training camp on Sunday.  H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Morning roundup: Put on the pads

    Training camp will take on an entirely different feel today, when the pads go on for the first time.

    • Jul. 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers receiver Sederrik Cunningham makes a catch while running drills during training camp practice Friday at Ray Nitschke Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Cunningham undergoes wrist surgery

    The Green Bay Packers didn’t escape the first day of training camp on Friday without an injury, after all.

    • Jul. 27, 2013
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    Matthews voices his approval for HGH testing

    The topic of testing for human growth hormone testing in the NFL has gained a great deal of traction over the past year between the NFL and its players association.

    • Jul. 27, 2013
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    Packers lose seventh-round receivers to injury on Day 2

    As Charles Johnson laid face-down on the grass of Ray Nitschke Field on Saturday morning, every thought in the mind of the rookie seventh-round receiver raced around one thing.

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    Frazier not high on Jennings' comments

    Leslie Frazier has had enough of Greg Jennings’ narrative.

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    WR Jones on Driver: 'I’m assuming he wants to play'

    In late June, James Jones went to Houston to spend some time with recently retired Packers receiver Donald Driver.

    • Jul. 27, 2013
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    McCarthy: No update on seventh-round rookie WRs

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke with the media after Saturday's training camp practice. Here are some highlights:

    • Jul. 27, 2013
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    Fans watch practice Friday on the first day of Packers training camp. Lukas Keapproth/Press-Gazette Media

    Morning roundup: Rodgers reacts to Braun’s suspension, Jennings’ words

    Aaron Rodgers wasted no time addressing the obvious Friday during the first day of Green Bay Packers’ training camp.

    • Jul. 27, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, left, talks to coach Mike McCarthy during Friday's first training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. Morry Gash/AP

    McCarthy: This year's theme is 'protection, connection and reflection'

    The Green Bay Packers opened training camp with their first practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Friday morning. Coach Mike McCarthy liked what he saw.Gear up for training camp:

    • Jul. 26, 2013
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    Harris anxious to compete for starting role

    The reaction carried no surprise or disappointment.

    • Jul. 26, 2013
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    Day one injury roundup

    With all the news that came out of the first day of camp, it’s probably a good time to get all the injury information in one place, which is something that will be done on a daily basis during camp.

    • Jul. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers safety Sean Richardson during last year's training camp. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Neck injury jeopardizes Richardson's career

    A little more than a year after the Green Bay Packers refused to clear Pro Bowl safety Nick Collins following his neck injury, the team could be in the same position with another defensive back.

    • Jul. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tackle Derek Sherrod watches from afar during training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field on Friday. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers still optimistic about Sherrod

    More than 19 months after he broke both bones in his lower right leg, Green Bay Packers tackle Derek Sherrod still hasn’t been cleared to practice.

    • Jul. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers during Friday's training camp practice at Ray Nitschke Field. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers chooses not to fire back at Jennings

    Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings took some shots at Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers this week, questioning his former teammate's leadership and accountability.

    • Jul. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive end Mike Neal during last year's training camp. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Neal reports to camp lighter, but injured again

    The new Mike Neal is lighter and leaner. Now if he can only shed the old injury-prone label.

    • Jul. 26, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, left, and Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun chat during a spring training workout in Phoenix in February 2012. File/AP

    Rodgers on Braun: 'I was shocked; I'm disappointed'

    Here is what Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had to say about the Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun, his friend and business partner, during his post-practice press conference in the locker room on Friday.

    • Jul. 26, 2013
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    Morning roundup: Training camp is here

    Training camp 2013 is upon us.

    • Jul. 25, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive end Mike Neal (right) works against guard Josh Sitton during OTA practice on May 28 in the Don Hutson Center. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Neal, Harris, Sherrod placed on PUP list

    The Green Bay Packers will start training camp on Friday without the services of oft-injured defensive lineman Mike Neal.

    • Jul. 25, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy during last month's OTA practices at Clarke Hinkle Field. Training camp begins Friday. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy excited for start of another camp

    Watch: Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media on Thursday morning, a day before the start of training camp on Friday. Here are some highlights, with analysis by Weston Hodkiewicz and Mike Vandermause.

    • Jul. 25, 2013
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    Greg Jennings, left, has raised some eyebrows with his recent comments about former Green Bay Packers teammate Aaron Rodgers, right. File/US Presswire

    Extra point: Jennings taking low road in comments about Rodgers

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy on Thursday praised Greg Jennings for being a great player and said he doesn’t put much stock in the receiver’s negative comments about quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

    • Jul. 25, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive end Datone Jones runs through drills during OTA practice at Clarke Hinkle Field on May 21, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers sign Datone Jones

    The Packers have signed first-round draft pick Datone Jones.

    • Jul. 24, 2013
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    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick runs for a first down against the Green Bay Packers defense during the NFC divisional playoff game at Candlestick Park in January. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Will Packers use Kaepernick's words as motivation?

    For the Green Bay Packers' defense, it serves as a painful reminder.

    • Jul. 24, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson speaks to the team's shareholders at Lambeau Field on Wednesday morning. Rob Demovsky/Press-Gazette Media

    Thompson to shareholders: 'I thank God every day' that McCarthy is Packers coach

    Ted Thompson’s annual football report at the Green Bay Packers’ shareholders meeting rarely gives the team’s supporters much inside information, and today’s session by the general manager was more of the same.

    • Jul. 24, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Brown takes part in minicamp practice June 5 in the Don Hutson Center. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers cut rookie QB Brown

    For a while this offseason it looked like the Packers would take four quarterbacks into training camp, but now it looks like they’ll have only three.

    • Jul. 23, 2013
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    The Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun, left, talks to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers during a spring training workout in Phoenix in February 2012. File/AP

    Rodgers' past support of Braun looks naive

    So what does Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers think about Ryan Braun now?

    • Jul. 23, 2013
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    Packers cut WR Sinkfield

    The Packers have released receiver Terrell Sinkfield, undrafted rookie they'd signed in June.

    • Jul. 19, 2013
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    Who is better, Brett Favre or Aaron Rodgers?

    Who is the better quarterback, Brett Favre or Aaron Rodgers?

    • Jul. 19, 2013
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    Matthews on pace to break team sack record in 2015

    Packers linebacker Clay Matthews is averaging 10.6 sacks per season, and his 42.5 career sacks puts him at No. 5 on the Packers’ all-time list.

    • Jul. 18, 2013
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    Lambeau Field will seat 80,750 fans this season, making it the third-largest stadium in the NFL. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    At age 56, Lambeau Field continues to grow

    Lost in the shuffle of the Packers’ glowing financial report on Tuesday, in which the team reported making record profits, was the expanded capacity of Lambeau Field.

    • Jul. 17, 2013
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    Starting safety Morgan Burnette signed a deal Monday that added four years to the remaining season of his existing contract, giving him a five-year deal in total. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Burnett deal includes $8.25 million bonus

    Morgan Burnett’s new contract will count $2.973 million against the Packers’ salary cap this year.

    • Jul. 16, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers shakes hands with the man who succeeded him as league MVP, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Who is NFL's top player? Our poll shows Peterson 2nd behind Rodgers

    It’s no surprise that 77% of our readers, among 7,272 votes cast, believe Aaron Rodgers is the best player in the NFL.

    • Jul. 16, 2013
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    Jacke moves up to No. 3 on Packers' field goal list

    Although Chris Jacke hasn’t kicked for the Packers since their Super Bowl XXXI victory over the New England Patriots, he moved into third place on the team’s all-time field goal percentage list this past season.

    • Jul. 15, 2013
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    The Packers have signed safety Morgan Burnett to a 4-year, $24.75 million contract extension. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Packers give Burnett 4-year, $24.75 million contract extension

    The Packers have signed safety Morgan Burnett to a four-year contract extension, according to a report by NFL.com.

    • Jul. 15, 2013
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    None taken in supplemental draft

    All 32 NFL teams passed on the six eligible players in Thursday's supplemental draft, including the Packers who haven't made a selection in 15 years.

    • Jul. 11, 2013
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    Packers hire Fisher as player/alumni senior coordinator

    The Green Bay Packers have hired former running back Tony Fisher as the community outreach department’s player/alumni senior coordinator.

    • Jul. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett. File/AP

    Report: Packers working on extension with Burnett

    The Green Bay Packers reportedly are looking to lock up safety Morgan Burnett for the long haul.

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    The Green Bay Packers haven't chosen a player in the NFL supplemental draft since tackle Mike Wahle in 1998. File/Press-Gazette Media

    South Alabama's Smith could be worth a look in supplemental draft

    It’s been 15 years since the Green Bay Packers have made their last selection in the NFL supplemental draft and the smart money would say that streak will remain intact during Thursday's latest installment.

    • Jul. 11, 2013
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    A look at Sitton's line pairings with the Packers

    The Green Bay Packers will have a new starting right guard for the first time in four years following the organization’s decision to move Josh Sitton to the left side of the offensive line this offseason.

    • Jul. 10, 2013
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    Jennavieve Strasser, 6, of Mount Pleasant, cheers the Green Bay Packers during Family Night at Lambeau Field in August 2012. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers Family Night scrimmage sold out

    Packers Family Night, the Green Bay Packers' annual intrasquad scrimmage at Lambeau Field on Aug. 3, is sold out.

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    Stafford's new deal reflects Rodgers' bargain

    A little more than two months after Aaron Rodgers signed his extension with the Green Bay Packers, the Detroit Lions have reportedly done the same with their own franchise quarterback, Matthew Stafford.

    • Jul. 9, 2013
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    NFL Network analyzes Packers' offseason

    With the start of NFL training camps only weeks away, the NFL Network is previewing the outlook for each NFL team during a special “32 Teams in 32 Days” segment.

    • Jul. 9, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Gilbert Pena (63) takes a breather during organized team activities at Clarke Hinkle Field June 11. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Undrafted Pena among NFL's oldest rookies

    Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Gilbert Pena is used to being the oldest guy on the football field.

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    Green Bay Packers kicker Giorgio Tavecchio, right, appreciates his blockers. On this day, they included Bryan Bulaga (75). File/Press-Gazette Media

    Tavecchio isn't shy about thanking his blockers

    Since arriving in April, Giorgio Tavecchio has been vocal in expressing his gratitude in the Green Bay Packers’ locker room, particularly when it comes to the offensive line.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

    Rodgers rated No. 6 on NFL top-100 list

    The NFL Network revealed its list of top 10 players in the league (http://bit.ly/N6UQxf) Thursday night, as voted on by NFL players, and Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was rated No. 6 overall.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Is Aaron Rodgers the NFL's best player?

    Is Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers the best player in the NFL?

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Terrell Manning, left, checks into the dorms at St. Norbert College in De Pere on July 24, 2012. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: Training camp dorm life builds camaraderie

    Next month, the Green Bay Packers will continue a tradition that started 55 years ago when they use the St. Norbert College dorms to house players during training camp.

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    Former Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop says the challenge of playing against Aaron Rodgers is one reason he signed with the Minnesota Vikings. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Bishop: No hard feelings toward Packers

    If linebacker Desmond Bishop is harboring any hard feelings toward the Green Bay Packers, the team that released him last week, he isn’t letting on.

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    Former Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop will be seeing a lot more of Vikings uniforms now that he's agreed to a one-year deal with Minnesota. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Bishop reportedly will sign 1-year deal with Vikings

    Linebacker Desmond Bishop, who was released by the Green Bay Packers last week, will sign a one-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings, according to reports by Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network and ProFootballTalk.com.

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    Bishop reportedly mulling offers from 3 teams

    Desmond Bishop has no shortage of options as it pertains to picking a new home in the NFL, according to a report from NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

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    Logan Zills walks with cornerback Sam Shields to practice on Aug. 14. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers announce training camp schedule

    The Packers have announced their training camp schedule with 19 open practices overall at Ray Nitschke Field in addition to Packers Family Night at Lambeau Field scheduled for Aug. 3.

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    Capers confident in young outside linebackers

    When Dom Capers gazes around the Green Bay Packers’ outside linebackers room, the long-time defensive coordinator sees a lot of youth.

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    Green Bay Packers safety Sean Richardson during training camp in August 2012. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers cross their fingers on Richardson

    The Green Bay Packers know what kind of safety Sean Richardson can be when healthy. They just aren’t sure when they’ll be able to see it again.

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    The Green Bay Packers have released linebacker Desmond Bishop, seen last month during OTA practices. File/Press-Gazette Media

    It's official: Packers release Bishop

    The Green Bay Packers have made the decision to move on without inside linebacker Desmond Bishop.

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    Donald Driver has a laugh while at bat during the Donald Driver Charity Softball Game at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute on Sunday. Ron Page/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Driver open to Packers return, however unlikely

    Donald Driver won’t be coming out of retirement anytime soon. Unless, of course, the Green Bay Packers called.

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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones catches a pass during minicamp practice in the Don Hutson Center, Wednesday, June 5, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Jones still believes Packers could have three 1,000-yard receivers in 2013

    At the very least, give James Jones an ‘A’ for ambition.

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    Packers to present new board candidates

    The Packers will present two candidates for shareholder vote to join the 45-person board of directors: Gerald L. Ganoni, president of small business and specialty benefits, Humana, De Pere; and Craig S. Dickman, CEO/chief innovation officer, Breakthrough Fuel, Green Bay.

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre addresses the media during his March 6, 2008, retirement press conference at Lambeau Field. "At that time and day that I talked to Mike McCarthy I didn’t want to play," Favre says now. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Favre takes blame for leaving Packers in 'limbo'

    In a radio interview Thursday, Brett Favre went into a little more detail in accepting his share of the blame for his contentious divorce from the Packers.

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    McCarthy-Rodgers best head coach-QB combination in NFL?

    Who forms the best head coach-quarterback combination in the NFL?

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    Green Bay Packers kicker Giorgio Tevecchio kicks a field goal with Tim Masthay holding at a mandatory minicamp practice inside the Don Hutson Center on June 4. Jim Matthews/Press-Gazette Media

    Masthay adjusts to holding for left-footed Tavecchio

    When Tim Masthay discovered the Green Bay Packers were bringing in California kicker Giorgio Tavecchio to compete for the kicking job next season, the fourth-year punter immediately went back to work.

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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop didn't participate in drills during OTA practice at Clarke Hinkle Field, Tuesday, May 21, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers appear set to part ways with Bishop

    When the Green Bay Packers re-signed Brad Jones and restructured the contract of A.J. Hawk this offseason, it became clear they intended to give the two inside linebackers significant roles this season.

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    Coleman begins push for backup QB job

    Come August, if B.J. Coleman performs the way he did during Tuesday’s OTA practice, then the Green Bay Packers might have a legitimate competition for their number two quarterback job.

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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy calls a play during minicamp practice in the Don Hutson Center on Wednesday, June 5, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy: 'This team has a higher sense of urgency'

    Here are the highlights from Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy’s news conference following today’s OTA session.

    • Jun. 11, 2013
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    Offseason program not finished for Packers' rookies

    The Packers will end their offseason program with a final OTA practice on Friday (which is not open to the public or media), but their rookies will spend another week at the team facility.

    • Jun. 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. File/Press-Gazette Media

    10 insights gleaned from Aaron Rodgers Q&A

    For anyone who missed my Q&A with Aaron Rodgers that appeared in Sunday’s Green Bay Press-Gazette, here’s an abbreviated version in the form of the top-10 insights gleaned from my conversation with the Green Bay Packers quarterback.

    • Jun. 10, 2013
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    Where Pickett ranks among NFL's most veteran linemen

    In our Packers’ profile prior to the final organized team activity practice open to the media on Tuesday, we took a look at the 33-year-old Ryan Pickett.

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    Brett Favre, left, and Aaron Rodgers have been in contact with each other since they appeared together at the NFL Honors show on Feb. 2 in New Orleans. File/AP

    Rodgers: 'Zero insecurities' about Favre mending fences with Packers

    Aaron Rodgers, who took over for Brett Favre as the Green Bay Packers' starting quarterback, would like to see Favre and the organization back on good terms.

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    Brett Favre announced his retirement from the Green Bay Packers in March 2008, then changed his mind. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Favre on fracture with Packers: 'I was at fault'

    Brett Favre at a point in his life where he can recognize things he could have done differently during the turbulent summer of 2008, when he left the Green Bay Packers.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy's rookie contract worth $3.392 million

    The contract that rookie second-round draft pick Eddie Lacy signed last week with the Green Bay Packers was worth slightly more than the deal that LaMichael James signed last year with San Francisco.

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    Harris' agent: "Finding cyst blessing in disguise"

    Count Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris among those who will be a proponent of regular checkups from now on.

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    Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    McCarthy: Harris expected to be ready for training camp

    Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris won't be available for rest of the offseason but is expected to be ready for training camp, coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday.

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    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly during training camp in 2008. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Jolly: 'I always knew I would get back' to NFL

    Defensive lineman Johnny Jolly was all smiles in the locker room after the Green Bay Packers' minicamp practice on Tuesday afternoon.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields (37) celebrates after an interception. Gannett Wisconsin Media photo by Wm. Glasheen

    Shields returns to practice still hopeful for extension

    Sam Shields wants a long-term contract and he’d like it to be with the Green Bay Packers.

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    Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly (97) huddles with the rest of the defensive linemen during Tuesday's minicamp practice at the Don Hutson Center. Weston Hodkiewicz/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy on Jolly's return: 'Great to have him back'

    "Johnny Jolly, it’s great to have him back," Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said after Tuesday's minicamp practice. Jolly returned to the team after a three-year NFL suspension.

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    Jolly tweets he'll be at Tuesday's mini-camp

    Is Johnny Jolly’s wait finally over?

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    Green Bay Packers B.J. Raji (90) is shown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Minneapolis. AP

    Packers reportedly plan to wait on Raji extension

    While B.J. Raji remains confident the Green Bay Packers will “do right” by him, it appears any talks relating to a contract extension will have to wait until after the 2013 season.

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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Shields signs tender after agent meets with Packers

    Drew Rosenhaus, the agent for cornerback Sam Shields, is meeting face to face with Green Bay Packers officials on Monday in order to get a deal done in time for him to participate in this week’s minicamp, an NFL source told Press-Gazette Media.

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    Barclay's focus on improvement, not tackle competition

    Don Barclay didn’t make the Green Bay Packers’ 53-man roster as an undrafted rookie out of West Virginia by trying to be somebody he’s not.

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    Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Crosby's 2012 season ranks among decade's worst

    In 2001, the NFL had seven kickers fail to make 70 percent of their field goals after trying at least 20 of them. Since then, it's happened only 12 other times. It happened to Mason Crosby last season

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    Green Bay Packers tight end Matthew Mulligan grabs a pass during OTA practice in the Don Hutson Center on Tuesday, May 28, 2013. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Opportunity sold Mulligan on Packers

    One of the selling points for tight end Matthew Mulligan was that the Green Bay Packers don't venture into the free-agent market for just any veteran.

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    Worthy upbeat despite long odds for 2013 return

    At first, Jerel Worthy swore it was nothing more than a bone bruise.

    • May 29, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Lacy signs; only 1st-round pick remains unsigned

    The only rookie the Green Bay Packers have left to sign is their first-round pick, defensive end Datone Jones. Second-round selection Eddie Lacy has signed his contract.

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    Safety Sean Richardson during Packers training camp on Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at Ray Nitschke Field Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Richardson remains optimistic about return

    Sean Richardson never feared for his career, but understood the magnitude of neck surgery.

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    Packers sign former walk-on Division II safety

    It took more than four months, but the Green Bay Packers finally added another safety to their roster on Tuesday in Chowan (N.C.) University rookie David Fulton.

    • May 28, 2013
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    Trgovac is rooting for Jolly to succeed

    Packers defensive line coach Mike Trgovac has a soft spot in his heart for Johnny Jolly and would love nothing more than to see the defensive lineman make a successful comeback.

    • May 28, 2013
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    B.J. Raji started 14 games for the Packers last season with 26 tackles and two pass deflections, although he failed to add another sack to his 10½ career total. File/AP

    Raji on contract: 'I’m sure they’ll do right by me'

    So far this offseason, the Green Bay Packers have taken care of two David Dunn clients in Aaron Rodgers and Clay Matthews.

    • May 28, 2013
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    Quarless looks to put knee injury behind him

    Over the past year, the Green Bay Packers have anxiously been awaiting the return of Andrew Quarless.

    • May 28, 2013
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    Johnny Jolly. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Jolly still absent from OTAs

    Evidently, Johnny Jolly hasn’t cleared all of his hurdles quite yet.

    • May 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless grabs a pass during last week's OTA practice at Clarke Hinkle Field. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy on practice: Quarless is in great shape

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media after practice on Tuesday. Here are some highlights.

    • May 28, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Slocum confident Crosby will bounce back

    Green Bay Packers special teams coordinator Shawn Slocum seems confident kicker Mason Crosby will bounce back from a sub-par season in 2012.

    • May 27, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy, left, and offensive coordinator Tom Clements. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Tom Clements has plan for offensive improvement

    Here are highlights from my interview with Packers offensive coordinator Tom Clements this week:

    • May 23, 2013
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    This 2007 photo shows Green Bay Packers Johnny Jolly (97) gets a hold of Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Byron Leftwich (7) in the first half of a preseason game against Jacksonville at Lambeau Field.

    Jolly readies for return after finishing drug program

    For the past year, Johnny Jolly has been working through the process of returning to the Green Bay Packers following a three-year suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on substance abuse.

    • May 22, 2013
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    Alex Gillett, then playing quarterback for Eastern Michigan, hands the ball to a running back during a game against Michigan at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Mich., in September 2011. File/Getty Images

    11th receiver signed to the roster

    The Green Bay Packers' receivers room is starting to get stuffy.

    • May 22, 2013
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    Brett Favre, left, and Aaron Rodgers present at the NFL Honors on Feb. 2, 2013, in New Orleans. File/AP

    Rodgers: Retire Favre's No. 4 before he goes into Hall of Fame

    The once-distant relationship between Brett Favre and the Green Bay Packers has seen significant progress over the last three months.

    • May 22, 2013
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    The Green Bay Packers offensive line runs through drills during OTA practice at Clarke Hinkle Field on Tuesday. From left are tackle Marshall Newhouse, guard T.J. Lang, center Evan Dietrich-Smith, quarterback Aaron Rodgers, guard Josh Sitton and tackle Bryan Bulaga. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Rodgers likes what he sees in rebuilt offensive line

    The landscape has changed in front of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, but the foundation remains the same on the offensive line entering next season.

    • May 22, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers keeps his eyes on Chicago Bears' Brian Urlacher during their Sept. 13, 2012, matchup at Lambeau Field.

    Bears struggled against Packers during Urlacher era

    Assuming Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher follows through with his retirement announcement (we can’t be certain of anything after Brett Favre’s “retirement” announcement in 2008), the record will show that the Packers dominated the Bears during Urlacher’s 13-year career in Chicago.

    • May 22, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers defensive end Mike Neal during training camp in August 2012. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Neal surprised to line up at linebacker

    The Green Bay Packers have always been interested in finding different ways to utilize players in Dom Capers’ 3-4 defense.

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    Green Bay Packers rookie offensive lineman J.C. Tretter during rookie orientation camp earlier this month. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Rookie lineman Tretter reportedly breaks ankle

    NFL teams aren’t required to provide injury reports during the offseason, so Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy was purposefully vague about the injury that kept rookie offensive lineman J.C. Tretter off the field at Tuesday’s OTA practice.

    • May 21, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields during training camp in 2012. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy on Shields: 'I wish Sam was here'

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy would like to see cornerback Sam Shields participating in the organized team activities.

    • May 21, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jeremy Ross drops the ball on a second-quarter punt return against the San Francisco 49ers during the NFC divisional playoff game at Candlestick Park in San Francisco on Jan 12, 2013. File/USA Today Sports

    Ross wants to win return job

    Jeremy Ross said it took him one day to get over the muffed punt that cost the Green Bay Packers a touchdown in the NFC divisional playoff game in San Francisco in January.

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    Nixon finds his footing on defense

    James Nixon was bound for the UFL when the call finally came in.

    • May 20, 2013
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    Oklahoma State offensive lineman Lane Taylor, right, and coach Mike Gundy before the Senior Day game against Texas Tech at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Okla., on Nov. 17, 2012. File/Getty Images

    Taylor gets top bonus among undrafted rookies

    The Green Bay Packers thought enough of Oklahoma State offensive lineman Lane Taylor to make him their highest-paid college free agent this offseason.

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    Defensive end Nate Palmer, right, now with the Green Bay Packers, had a big impact at Illinois State. Illinois State University photo

    Palmer leaves one-of-a-kind legacy at Illinois State

    Nate Palmer’s play, a mix of natural athleticism and football intelligence, translated into a positive first impression when he visited the Green Bay Packers.

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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Mailbag: Please don't question McCarthy's job status

    I want to follow up on a question that Press-Gazette Media reporter Rob Demovsky received during his PackersNews.com reader chat on Wednesday.

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    Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Mailbag: Why does Mason Crosby still have a job?

    It’s telling that the Green Bay Packers brought in some competition for Crosby for the first time since his rookie training camp in 2007.

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    Green Bay Packers running back Alex Green talks to reporters at Lambeau Field before leaving on the team's Tailgate Tour on Tuesday morning. Weston Hodkiewicz/Press-Gazette Media

    Healthy Green welcomes competition from rookie RBs

    Looking back on a relatively quiet 2012 season, Green Bay Packers running back Alex Green admits he never was truly at 100 percent after undergoing reconstructive knee surgery.

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    Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb talks to reporters outside Lambeau Field before boarding a bus for the team's Tailgate Tour on Tuesday morning. Scott Venci/Press-Gazette Media

    Cobb ready for bigger role on offense

    Randall Cobb’s ascent to the top of the Green Bay Packers’ depth chart last season couldn’t have come at a better time with Greg Jennings and Jordy Nelson each battling injury, and Donald Driver showing his age.

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    Heading out from Lambeau Field on the Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour on Tuesday morning were, from left, former Packers players Frank Winters and Aaron Taylor, running back Alex Green, cornerback Jarrett Bush, former Packers player Santana Dotson, wide receiver Randall Cobb, and Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Murphy: I could see Favre taking part in Tailgate Tour

    Every year since Brett Favre’s messy divorce from the Green Bay Packers in 2008, team president Mark Murphy has fielded all the questions from inquisitive fans.

    • May 14, 2013
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    Packers announce five signings; cut Roberson

    For the second consecutive year, the Packers signed five tryout players out of last weekend's rookie orientation camp.

    • May 13, 2013
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    Packers sign tryout LB Savage

    The Packers have signed New Mexico State linebacker Donte Savage after taking part in the team's rookie orientation camp on a tryout basis this past weekend.

    • May 13, 2013
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    Packers' Family Night scrimmage set for Aug. 3

    The Green Bay Packers’ 13th-annual 'Family Night' intrasquad scrimmage will take place Saturday, Aug. 3. Tickets for the event are $10 and go on sale June 24 at 9 a.m.

    • May 13, 2013
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    Packers release LB Micah Johnson

    The Green Bay Packers have released linebacker Micah Johnson in a move designed to clear additional space for tryout signings, a league source told Press-Gazette Media on Monday morning.

    • May 13, 2013
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    Packers begin signing tryout players

    The Packers have started the process of signing tryout players following this weekend’s rookie orientation camp.

    • May 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Brown during rookie orientation camp practice in the Don Hutson Center on Friday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy hopes to take 4 QBs into camp

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says he’s content to proceed with four quarterbacks on the 90-man roster.

    • May 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tackle Bryan Bulaga is looking at a switch to the left side, as is guard Josh Sitton. File/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy looks to improve line by moving Bulaga, Sitton

    The Green Bay Packers made an MVP-sized commitment to their future with the recent $110-million extension they doled out to Aaron Rodgers. Now, the team is taking steps to protect its investment.

    • May 12, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy during rookie orientation camp practice in the Don Hutson Center on Friday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    McCarthy talks offensive line shift, rookie camp and Jolly

    Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media on Sunday to conclude the team’s weekend rookie orientation. Here are some highlights of his news conference.

    • May 12, 2013
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    Texas A&M center Patrick Lewis (61) prepares to snap the ball against Texas in a 2011 game in College Station, Texas. He's an undrafted rookie free agent with the Green Bay Packers. File/Getty Images

    Lewis takes lessons learned from Manziel into NFL

    One season after snapping balls to Johnny Manziel, college football’s best player, Patrick Lewis signed on to join the Green Bay Packers’ offensive line.

    • May 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers tackle J.C. Tretter during rookie orientation camp practice in the Don Hutson Center on Friday. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Tretter opens at RT but still could move inside

    J.C. Tretter, one of the Green Bay Packers’ two fourth-round draft picks on the offensive line this year, is playing right tackle at their rookie minicamp but still could end up an interior offensive lineman.

    • May 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers offensive linemen Andrew Datko, left, and David Bakhtiari during rookie orientation camp practice in the Don Hutson Center on Friday. Datko, a tackle last season, is working at guard. H. Marc Larson/Press-Gazette Media

    Healthy Datko working at guard

    With his left shoulder back at full strength for months now, Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Andrew Datko is working at left guard rather than his usual position of tackle at this weekend’s rookie minicamp.

    • May 11, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Angelo Pease played for Kansas State in the Fiesta Bowl last January. File/Getty Images

    Undrafted RB Pease catches McCarthy's eye

    Of the 57 rookie or first-year players taking part in this weekend’s rookie orientation, one individual in particular stood out to Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy on Friday.

    • May 11, 2013
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    Highlights of Mike McCarthy's news conference

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media following the first day of rookie orientation on Friday. Here are some highlights from his news conference:

    • May 10, 2013
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    Packers sign 9 of 11 draft picks, 9 rookie free agents

    As the Green Bay Packers opened rookie orientation camp on Friday afternoon, they announced the signing of nine of their 11 draft picks and nine undrafted rookie free agents.

    • May 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers kicker Giorgio Tavecchio was in training camp with the San Francisco 49ers last season. File/Getty Images

    'Cordial' competition begins between Crosby, Tavecchio

    Taking a moment to briefly glance around the Green Bay Packers’ auxiliary locker room, Giorgio Tavecchio looks back at his locker and smiles.

    • May 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy, who starred at Alabama, shrugs off concerns about toe surgery he had more than a year ago. File/Getty Images

    Lacy unfazed by questions about his durability

    Eddie Lacy understands the toe-fusion surgery he had before his junior year at Alabama scared away a few potential NFL suitors. All that matters these days is the Green Bay Packers weren’t among them.

    • May 10, 2013
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    Running back Johnathan Franklin graduated from UCLA last June, so he's eligible to take part in the Green Bay Packers' OTAs and minicamp. File/Getty Images

    Franklin signs, says he's eligible for OTAs, minicamp

    The agent for fourth-round draft pick Johnathan Franklin said his client has signed with the Green Bay Packers.

    • May 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers rookie defensive end Datone Jones speaks to reporters in the team's locker room at Lambeau Field on Friday morning. Mike Vandermause/Press-Gazette Media

    Datone Jones gets emotional at sight of Lambeau Field

    First-round draft choice Datone Jones arrived in Green Bay for the Packers' rookie orientation camp and said he got emotional when he caught his first glimpse of Lambeau Field.

    • May 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers linebacker Sam Barrington, who played at South Florida. File/Getty Images

    Packers reach deals with Barrington, Palmer

    The Green Bay Packers have agreed to terms on a four-year rookie contract with linebacker Sam Barrington, a seventh-round pick, according to a league source.

    • May 10, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers cornerback Charles Woodson Woodson told the NFL Network on Thursday he’s open to playing for any team that’ll have him. Evan Siegle/Press-Gazette Media

    Woodson still hasn't heard from Packers

    After more than two months of inactivity, Charles Woodson has lowered his asking price for any potential NFL suitors.

    • May 9, 2013
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    Datone Jones Copyright Don Liebig/ASUCLA Photography

    Jones eligible for offseason work, UCLA teammate Franklin not

    One of the Packers' top draft picks, Johnathan Franklin, has to miss all of the Packers’ remaining offseason work except this weekend’s mandatory minicamp because of the NFL’s graduation-related rules.

    • May 7, 2013
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    The first time Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers wore their blue and gold throwback uniforms, Dec. 5, 2010 vs. San Francisco, they went on to win the Super Bowl. File/Gannett Wisconsin Media

    Packers donning throwback uniforms vs. Browns

    The blue and gold is coming back to Lambeau Field.

    • May 6, 2013
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    Coach Q&A: UCLA's McClure, Compton coach on Jones

    UCLA defensive line coach Angus McClure and former Compton (Calif) High School coach Calvin Bryant chatted with Press-Gazette Media this past week about new Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Datone Jones, the 26th-pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.

    • May 5, 2013
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    Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson speaks Tuesday during the 2012 shareholders meeting at Lambeau Field in Green Bay. File/Press-Gazette Media

    Packers shareholders meeting set for July 24

    The Packers will hold their annual shareholders meeting on July 24 at 11 a.m. inside Lambeau Field.

    • May 3, 2013
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