The Packers will be looking for a new starting center if a report by the New York Daily News is true.
- Mar. 10, 2014
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The Packers will be looking for a new starting center if a report by the New York Daily News is true.
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.
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.
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.
All signs still point toward cornerback Sam Shields hitting the free-agent market Saturday.
Northern Illinois safety Jimmie Ward’s workout today appears to have solidified his status as a second-round draft pick.
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.
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.
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.
Wisconsin might have an interesting late-round or free-agent draft prospect in defensive lineman Ethan Hemer.
The Packers have the fifth most salary cap room this year at $33.1 million, according to Tom Pelissero of USA Today.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers' chances of re-signing cornerback Sam Shields before the start of free agency don't look good.
The last in a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers’ roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.
The numbers are officially in and the Green Bay Packers will have a ton of money to spend this offseason if they so choose.
With the first deadline for NFL offseason contract negotiations closing in, the Green Bay Packers remain in talks with cornerback Sam Shields.
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.
James Jones put a lot on the line for the Green Bay Packers last season.
The eighth of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Green Bay Packers' roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.
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.
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.
The Packers re-signed safety Chris Banjo to a one-year contract, his agent confirmed.
The seventh of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers' roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers never planned on Mike Neal playing more snaps at outside linebacker than any other player on the roster last season.
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.
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.
Michael Sam doesn’t have any endorsements at the moment. He’s not looking for any, either.
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.
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.
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.
As a rookie, Eddie Lacy ignited the Green Bay Packers’ once-dormant rushing offense.
The fourth of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers’ roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.
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.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers are open to the idea of moving second-year defensive back Micah Hyde to safety.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The third of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers’ roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.
Ryan Groy is proficient in the University of Wisconsin football program’s reputation for churning out NFL offensive linemen.
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.
Here is the second of a 10-part position-by-position analysis of the Packers’ roster and how they should proceed during the offseason.
The Green Bay Packers are bringing back running back Michael Hill, his agent Harold Lewis confirmed Wednesday morning.
Ryan Pickett waiting to see whether the Green Bay Packers or any other NFL suitor will seek his services for a 14th season.
Packers General Manager Ted Thompson will be a busy man this offseason.
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.
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.
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.
The Packers have signed tight end Raymond Webber to augment a position at which they have two unrestricted free agents.
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.
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?
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.
The Green Bay Packers released offensive lineman Greg Van Roten, according to the NFL transaction wire.
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.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy met with reporters today and talked about some of his new assistant coaching hires.
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.
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.
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.
Mark Murphy, the Green Bay Packers' president and chief executive officer, hasn’t changed his stance about retiring quarterback Brett Favre’s No. 4.
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.
The guess here is the Packers would prefer not to open the regular season on the road against the Seattle Seahawks on Sept. 4.
Green Bay Packers defensive line coach Mike Trgovac is still betting on Johnny Jolly, especially after the way he persevered to restart his career.
Former Green Bay Press-Gazette sports editor Cliff Christl has been named the Green Bay Packers’ team historian, the organization announced Tuesday.
The Green Bay Packers will not bring back assistant special teams coach Chad Morton next season, two sources told Press-Gazette Media.
The Packers chose Johnny Jolly as their Ed Block Courage Award winner for the 2013 season.
Now that the 2013 season has ended, the NFL waiver system kicks in today, which means teams can begin cutting and claiming players again.
According to the early betting line on Bovada.LV, the Packers have the fifth-best odds to win the Super Bowl next season.
Jermichael Finley says he’s hoping this NFL career continues with the Green Bay Packers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The NFL says players concussions were down 13 percent in the 2013 season compared to 2012.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Clay Matthews had the surgical pin removed from the broken thumb on his right hand last Friday, according to a report on FOXsports.com.
It’s no longer optional for the Green Bay Packers to address the safety position this offseason.
Three Packers players are scheduled to appear at the 3rd Annual NFL Honors awards banquet Saturday night.
The Green Bay Packers have signed fullback Ina Liaina as a street free agent, according to the player’s agent.
Green Bay Packers receiver Randall Cobb and former Packers running back Ahman Green will appear next week in the Broadway musical “Rock of Ages.”
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.
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.
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?
Alex Van Pelt will be the Green Bay Packers’ new quarterbacks coach, according to a report by Jason La Canfora of CBSsports.com.
When the Green Bay Packers hit rock bottom on Thanksgiving, so did Marshall Newhouse.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy says he's in favor of the NFL expanding the playoffs and eliminating the extra point.
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.
A disappointing and injury-riddled 8-8-1 season hasn’t shaken Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson from his core beliefs.
The Detroit Lions have hired one of Vince Lombardi’s grandsons as their offensive coordinator.
Being the primary backup to A.J. Hawk can make for lonely work. Just ask Robert Francois.
Former Green Bay Packers safety Darren Sharper was arrested Friday night in Los Angeles on suspicion of rape.
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.
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.
My column earlier this week defending Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers generated a fair number of detractors.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Pro Football Writers of America has voted Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy its rookie of the year.
Chris Banjo wasn’t the Green Bay Packers’ first choice for an extra safety, but he certainly proved to be the right one.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
For the third consecutive year, Green Bay Packers outside linebackers coach Kevin Greene is one step away from the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Ben McAdoo is scheduled to interview for the New York Giants’ offensive coordinator position this weekend, according to a report on NJ.com.
The Green Bay Packers spent the last two NFL drafts stockpiling their roster with young defensive linemen.
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.
Coach Mike McCarthy left no doubt that Dom Capers will be back as the Packers' defensive coordinator next season.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
Eddie Lacy can’t call himself a Pro Bowler quite yet, but All-Pro isn’t a bad consolation.
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.
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."
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson might easily be the best bargain in football at this moment.
If the Green Bay Packers clinch their fifth consecutive playoff appearance Sunday, they’ll have done it without a single Pro Bowler.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers are leaving the door open for Randall Cobb to be activated in time for Sunday’s game against Chicago.
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.
Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media on Friday following their final practice before Sunday’s regular-season finale against Chicago.
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.
The Packers expect halfback Eddie Lacy to be in their starting lineup Sunday against Chicago despite his re-injured ankle.
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.
The Green Bay Packers are preparing to start quarterback Aaron Rodgers Sunday against the Chicago Bears, coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday afternoon.
Though there was nothing definitive, the small signs from Packers practice Thursday suggest that Aaron Rodgers might be back this week.
Quarterback Aaron Rodgers was listed as "limited" while outside linebacker Clay Matthews was "out" in the Green Bay Packers' injury report on Wednesday.
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.
Mike McCarthy might have been taken his tournament approach to winning the NFC North a little too literally.
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.
It doesn’t look promising for Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews to play again this season.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The foot injury Brandon Bostick sustained against Dallas will end the former practice-squad tight end’s first season on the active roster.
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.
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.
Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media following practice on Friday. Here are some highlights from his news conference:
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.
Much of what coach Mike McCarthy said today suggested Aaron Rodgers is ready to play quarterback for the Packers this week.
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.
All signs from early in practice Thursday suggest that Matt Flynn will be the Packers’ quarterback this week against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The NFL postseason doesn’t begin until Jan. 4-5, but as far as the Packers are concerned, the playoffs have already started.
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.”
Randall Cobb said he’s only been running for about a week, so his return to practice today wasn’t at full speed.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has still not been cleared by the team's medical staff to play, coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday.
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.
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.
Once again, the Green Bay Packers control their own destiny.
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.
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.
For now, the Green Bay Packers are preparing with the mindset Matt Flynn will start this Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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.
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.
Frustration is mounting for Aaron Rodgers, but the Green Bay Packers aren’t taking any chances with their franchise quarterback.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been declared out for Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys, coach Mike McCarthy said Friday afternoon.
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.
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.
By all appearances, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has made a step forward this week in his recovery from a broken left collarbone.
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.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo knows all about broken collarbones and can relate to what the Packers’ Aaron Rodgers is going through.
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.
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.
Neither quarterback Aaron Rodgers nor wide receiver Randall Cobb has been medically cleared to play, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday.
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.
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.
Ahman Green and Ken Ruettgers will be inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame next summer, the hall announced Tuesday.
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.
The Green Bay Packers’ unquestioning faith in Mason Crosby in spite of a trying 2012 campaign facilitated his resurgence in 2013.
The Green Bay Packers are preparing Matt Flynn to be their starting quarterback this Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys.
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.
Starting Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith was healthy enough on Sunday morning to avoid the inactive list.
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.
The fines keep piling up for Clay Matthews – even if they don’t always stick.
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.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers could be without center Evan Dietrich-Smith for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Following are the highlights of coach Mike McCarthy's press conference this afternoon:
The Packers announced they’ve cut safety Jerron McMillian to make room on their roster for running back Kahlil Bell.
The Green Bay Packers should get a good indication on Monday whether Aaron Rodgers will be back to save their season.
The Atlanta Falcons might be in for jolt when they travel to Green Bay to face the Packers on Sunday.
Former Chicago Bears running back Kahlil Bell tweeted today that he’s the newest member of the Packers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Contrary to popular public opinion, the Green Bay Packers’ recent lapses on defense have not been lost on Dom Capers.
Johnathan Franklin’s up-and-down rookie season with the Green Bay Packers is over.
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.”
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.
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.
There’s no love lost between the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions, specifically in the trenches.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers practiced Tuesday for the first time since breaking his collarbone on Nov. 4.
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.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' chances of playing against the Detroit Lions on Thursday are "slim and none," coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.
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.
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.
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.
It’s been more three years since the Green Bay Packers made waves by sitting A.J. Hawk for an entire game.
Don’t expect any overhauls to the Green Bay Packers’ starting safety situation this Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
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.
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will miss his third consecutive game this Sunday against Minnesota after sitting out of Friday’s final practice.
Kevin Greene is a semifinalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the eighth straight year.
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
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.
The Green Bay Packers on Thursday added a new player to their list of players not practicing: Nickel cornerback Micah Hyde.
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.
The Green Bay Packers have signed guard Andrew Tiller to their practice squad to replace guard Bryan Collins.
The Green Bay Packers' injury list included seven players that didn't practice on Wednesday at Clarke Hinkle Field.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers are keeping the possibility open for rookie offensive lineman J.C. Tretter to play this season or at least practice.
The Packers discovered they’d be without arguably their best cornerback, Sam Shields, shortly before the game-day inactives were announced on Sunday.
Past the midway point of the 2013 season, the Green Bay Packers are still playing the waiting game on Morgan Burnett.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Scott Tolzien will start against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field, coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley had "successful" spinal fusion surgery on Thursday, coach Mike McCarthy said after practice on Friday.
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.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward will miss "multiple weeks" after reinjuring a hamstring, coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday.
The Green Bay Packers had the same six players miss practice on Thursday as Wednesday.
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.
Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley will undergo spinal fusion surgery and intends to resume his football career.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers' injury-depleted offensive line received a boost when center Evan Dietrich-Smith was able to practice on Wednesday.
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.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers are reportedly bringing back Matt Flynn.
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:
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.
The Green Bay Packers are moving forward with Scott Tolzien as their starting quarterback.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers had two new players who were limited in practice on Thursday: defensive lineman Ryan Pickett and outside linebacker Andy Mulumba.
The Packers' injury-ravaged outside linebacker group is starting to get healthy.
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.
The Green Bay Packers promoted quarterback Scott Tolzien from the practice squad today, filling out their 53-man roster.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The competition in the Green Bay Packers’ cornerbacks room never has been tighter – even in the classroom.
The Green Bay Packers survived the injuries. Now, they must learn to manage a surplus.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Following are the highlights from coach Mike McCarthy’s post-practice press conference today:
Receiver James Jones returned to practice today and thus might have a shot at playing Monday night against the Chicago Bears.
Bears receiver Brandon Marshall didn’t take kindly to the suggestion he hasn’t had success against the Packers.
Scott Tolzien understands how difficult it is to latch onto an active roster spot as a backup quarterback in today's NFL.
Updates from Mike McCarthy's press conference:
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.
Tight end Ryan Taylor returned to the practice field today after missing the last two games with a knee injury.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
It sounds easy enough on paper.
The Green Bay Packers’ decision to cut ties with Desmond Bishop this offseason was met with plenty of skepticism at first.
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:
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.
The obnoxious noise level tends to be what grinds most NFL players’ gears when preparing to play the Minnesota Vikings at the Metrodome.
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.
Casey Hayward is finally ready to make his 2013 regular-season debut for the Green Bay Packers after a three-month hamstring injury.
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.
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.
Maybe Nick Perry’s foot wasn’t broken, after all. At least, significantly.
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.
The Packers look like they’ll have James Starks this week to help cut back some of the work load for halfback Eddie Lacy.
Even though Brett Favre is 44, NFL teams are still inquiring about him.
The Green Bay Packers had the same did-not-practice list on Thursday as Wednesday.
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.
Vikings receiver Greg Jennings today called his critical off-season comments about Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers a joke.
Mike Daniels considers it “a treat.” Sam Shields prefers to think of it more as “scary.”
Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers has been impressed by the play of cornerback Davon House the last two weeks.
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.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers re-signed running back Michael Hill to the practice squad on Tuesday and released rookie receiver/returner Reggie Dunn.
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.
It appears a Green Bay Packers’ offense currently starved of proven play-makers soon could have wide receiver James Jones in the fold.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy was named to USA Football’s board of directors this week.
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.
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."
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.
Two days into his return from the physically unable to perform list, tackle Derek Sherrod at minimum looks like a healthy player.
Following are the highlights from coach Mike McCarthy’s press conference after practice today:
Green Bay Packers tackle Derek Sherrod practiced in pads on Thursday for the first time since he broke his right leg in December 2011.
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.
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.
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.
Updates on coach Mike McCarthy's Wednesday post-practice press conference:
Mike Neal didn't participate in practice today, leaving the injury-depleted Packers with just two healthy outside linebackers.
The Green Bay Packers signed wide receiver Tyrone Walker to their practice squad, the team announced today.
The Green Bay Packers placed injured wide receiver Randall Cobb on injured reserve-designated for return, the team announced today.
It appears rookie tight end Jake Stoneburner has been promoted to the Green Bay Packers’ 53-man roster from the practice squad.
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.
The Green Bay Packers haven’t quite been able to find their rhythm on special teams one month into the 2013 NFL season.
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.
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.
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.
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.
If this wasn’t A.J. Hawk’s best game in a Green Bay Packers’ uniform, it certainly wasn’t far behind.
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.
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.
The Cleveland Browns signed Green Bay Packers practice squad player Charles Johnson to their 53-man roster, the team announced today.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers safety Jerron McMillian was fined $15,750 for striking a defenseless receiver during Sunday’s 22-9 win over Detroit.
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.
The Green Bay Packers’ already lean inside linebacker room grew even thinner on Friday as rookie inside linebacker Sam Barrington sat out of practice.
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.
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.
Coach Mike McCarthy said he expects former first-round draft pick Derek Sherrod to play this season.
Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Ryan Pickett sustained a hand injury during Thursday's practice but returned, coach Mike McCarthy said.
Cornerback Casey Hayward was in pads and participated in all drills while the Packers’ practice was open to the media today.
The Green Bay Packers needed one week to determine Reggie Dunn wasn’t the answer to their struggling return game.
Packers players are aware they face the possibility of concussions every time they take the field. But that doesn’t stop them from playing.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers will be without linebackers Clay Matthews and Brad Jones when they play the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers signed cornerback Jumal Rolle to the practice squad, the team announced today.
Often times during training camp, Johnathan Franklin looked like a running back who never had consistently worked as a returner on special teams.
Clay Matthews had surgery on his broken thumb that will sideline him at least a month.
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.
If the Green Bay Packers are interested in bringing back Matt Flynn, Mike McCarthy isn’t letting on.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Turns out the Green Bay Packers didn’t have Calvin Johnson to worry about in Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions.
Shawn Slocum sees the stat sheet. The Green Bay Packers special-teams coordinator knows exactly where his kickoff return unit ranks.
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.
No new revelations came out of the Green Bay Packers narrowing their field of candidates for kickoff and punt return duties on Friday.
The Green Bay Packers’ defense finally has its quarterback, back.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cornerback Casey Hayward and outside linebacker Clay Matthews were in pads and took part in the Green Bay Packers' practice on Thursday morning.
Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has no hard feelings toward Cincinnati Bengals safety George Iloka.
Eddie Lacy said he’s learned a lesson from the concussion he suffered against Washington in Week 2.
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.
Highlights from Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy's press conference after Wednesday's 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.
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.
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.
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.
Rookie running back Eddie Lacy practiced well today, according to coach Mike McCarthy.
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.
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.
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.
The Packers’ 1-2 start has seen their status in NFL power rankings plummet this week.
The Green Bay Packers are taking a look across the street in the hopes of finding a new kick returner.
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.
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.
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.
Packers coach Mike McCarthy said production and performance were part of the decision to cut returner Jeremy Ross.
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.
The Packers announced Monday the release of returner/receiver Jeremy Ross.
Clay Matthews’ history of hamstring injuries resurfaced during the Green Bay Packers’ 34-30 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.
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.
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.
CINCINNATI – It was bound to happen eventually.
The Packers are looking for Jeremy Ross to return kicks with more of the freedom he showed late last season.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett likely is "a long shot" to play Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday.
Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley returned to practice on Thursday after sitting out Wednesday because of a toe injury.
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.
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
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers will wear their throwback third jersey and uniform for the Oct. 20 game against the Cleveland Browns at Lambeau Field.
For the eighth time in his career, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been named the NFC offensive player of the week.
For now, the Green Bay Packers aren’t making any personnel changes on their return units, including the returner himself, Jeremy Ross.
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.
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.
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.
The James Starks everyone expected to see in 2012 finally arrived on Sunday and his time couldn’t have been better.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Johnathan Franklin couldn’t remember the last time he suited up for a football game and didn’t play.
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.
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.
Morgan Burnett and Josh Sitton are both questionable to play in the Green Bay Packers' home opener against Washington on Sunday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tight end Jermichael Finley (toe) and left guard Josh Sitton (back) returned to Packers practice today after sitting out Wednesday because of injuries.
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.
Jermichael Finley didn’t practice Wednesday because of an injured big toe he suffered in Sunday’s game against the 49ers.
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.
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.
Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III said this morning during a conference call with Green Bay Packers beat writers that he’s 100 percent healthy.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
The dust has settled, the Green Bay Packers are 0-1 and there still are questions in need of answers.
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.
Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett sat out Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers with a hamstring injury.
Some points to ponder heading into today’s Packers-49ers game at Candlestick Park.
NFL coaches often lecture during training camp about how any player on their offseason roster could easily wind up on the initial 53.
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.
Seneca Wallace hasn’t had much time to celebrate landing back on an NFL in-season roster after a one year sabbatical.
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.
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.
Morgan Burnett and Brad Jones both came into practice Friday with some hamstring soreness, Packers Coach Mike McCarthy said today.
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.
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.
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..
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.
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.
Rookie David Bakhtiari is on the hot seat.
Aaron Rodgers grew up in northern California, so playing at Candlestick Park in San Francisco has special meaning.
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.
Here are highlights from Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy’s post-practice press conference on Wednesday:
A hamstring injury is still bothering Green Bay Packers cornerback Casey Hayward, who sat out of Wednesday's practice.
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:
The Packers completed their eight-man practice squad today by signing tackle Aaron Adams and running back Michael Hill.
Cut-down day on Saturday was nerve-racking for Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly.
Get the highlights from coach Mike McCarthy’s press conference today.
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.
The Green Bay Packers won't go into the season with B.J. Coleman as their backup quarterback, after all.
The Packers announced this morning the signing of guard Bobby Collins to their practice squad.
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:
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.
A total of five ex-Packers have now been claimed off waivers a day after receiving their release from Green Bay.
The Packers trimmed their roster to 53 players on Saturday, but chances are they aren’t finished tweaking their team yet.
The Packers have announced the 22 players they have released to reduce their roster to the league-managed 53 players.
The Green Bay Packers released two more veterans on Saturday afternoon in running back Alex Green and tight end Matthew Mulligan, NFL sources confirmed.
The Green Bay Packers have apparently decided D.J. Williams was the odd man out of their cluttered tight-end room.
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.
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:
Havard Rugland tweeted this afternoon that he “Had a great workout with Green bay this morning. Thankful for the opportunity.”
The Packers are bringing in running back Joe McKnight for a workout this weekend.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers' offseason of change concluded on Tuesday with the 20th and final practice of training camp.
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.
Graham Harrell is getting another chance to show he has what it takes to be a quarterback in the NFL.
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.
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.
Zach Ramirez kicked his way right out of the conversation on Tuesday afternoon.
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.
Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media following practice on Tuesday. Here are some highlights of his news conference:
Packers general manager Ted Thompson said cutting the roster is the worst part of his job and it can make him physically sick.
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.
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.
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.
The Packers’ kicking job is down to Mason Crosby and recently signed Zach Ramirez, at least for now.
Following are the highlights from coach Mike McCarthy's press conference following the Packers' practice Monday:
The Green Bay Packers pared their roster back to two kickers after releasing Giorgio Tavecchio on Monday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
After working out a couple kickers Sunday morning, the Packers signed former Portland State kicker Zach Ramirez.
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.
The job description doesn’t matter to Jeremy Ross.
The Packers and Seahawks are tied 3-3 at halftime. Here are some obversations:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fifteen practices, two preseason games and one Family Night intra-squad scrimmage.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tight end Andrew Quarless returned to the practice field today after missing more than two weeks with a quad injury.
After missing all of training camp with a hamstring injury, second-year cornerback Casey Hayward was back on the practice field today.
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.
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.
No decision has been made about the starting right tackle position, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said after practice Monday.
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.
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.
The splash the Green Bay Packers seemed destined to make at safety never happened this offseason.
Ryan Pickett missed practice on Tuesday because of a medical emergency involving his 1-year-old daughter, Phoebe.
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.
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.
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.
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
Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson said Wednesday that he doesn't "lament" not signing veteran quarterback Vince Young in the spring.
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.
Opportunity continues to knock for Jeremy Ross and the rest of the Green Bay Packers’ return candidates.
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.
"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.
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.
Kickers Mason Crosby and Giorgio Tavecchio had a good day in live field-goal kicking today.
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.
Defensive lineman Ryan Pickett wasn’t at practice Tuesday because of a medical emergency in his family.
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.
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.
Place-kicker Ryan Longwell will retire as a Green Bay Packer, the team announced today.
Eighteen days down, 18 more days to go.
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.
Right guard T.J. Lang has been battling a back injury but was ready to practice this morning. Coach Mike McCarthy had other ideas.
Tackle Derek Sherrod and safety Sean Richardson continue to watch practice from the sidelines with no imminent end to their long layoffs.
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.
Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris passed his physical and will begin practicing with the team, coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Justin Wilson spent his summer like so many other undrafted free agents waiting for a call to try out for an NFL roster.
The Packers trail Arizona 14-0 at halftime. Here are some observations on the first half:
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.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers are ready to roll with four quarterbacks in Friday’s preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals.
Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang sat out Thursday's light practice because his back was bothering him, coach Mike McCarthy said.
Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry is ready to play in a football game again.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings has been running his mouth a lot during the offseason about his former team, the Green Bay Packers.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday he's happy with left tackle Bryan Bulaga's decision to have season-ending knee surgery.
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson will miss the rest of the preseason after undergoing knee surgery Monday.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson likes the "mystery" and "intrigue" of adding veteran quarterback Vince Young to the team.
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.
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.
The Packers appear ready to take a long look at rookie David Bakhtiari as the replacement for injured left tackle Bryan Bulaga.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers are taking a look at Vince Young, a league source confirmed to Press-Gazette Media on Sunday night.
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.
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.
Brandon Smith and James Nixon know the story by heart.
There was no question Saturday was "Family Night" in every sense of the word for sleepless father-of-two Mike Daniels.
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.
Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke following Friday night's practice at Ray Nitschke Field. Here are some highlights of his news conference:
The fundamentals prepare you for everything, but Patrick Lewis never saw this one coming.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Terrell Manning never expected to return for training camp and see Desmond Bishop’s nearby locker completely vacant, awaiting a new tenant.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy wasn't happy with the sloppy play and muffed snaps during Thursday's practice.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
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).
Don’t expect Packers cornerback Davon House to order salmon the next time he dines out.
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.
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.
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.
Packers general manager Ted Thompson spoke to the media after Tuesday’s padded practice. Here are some highlights from his news conference:
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.
Packers coach Mike McCarthy met with the media following Tuesday’s padded practice. Here are some highlights of his news conference.
The Green Bay Packers have had a surprising amount of success transforming undrafted college free agents into NFL outside linebackers in recent years.
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.
Packers receiver James Jones considers Greg Jennings a good friend. Jones is the godfather to Jennings’ middle child.
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.
T.J. Lang thought the transition from starting left guard to starting right guard would be more difficult than it’s been.
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.
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.
If you hear Mason Crosby repeat one word this summer, it probably will be “free” – as in thinking free and swinging free.
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.
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.
Here’s a quick, semi-live run down of coach Mike McCarthy’s press conference following today’s practice.
Training camp will take on an entirely different feel today, when the pads go on for the first time.
The Green Bay Packers didn’t escape the first day of training camp on Friday without an injury, after all.
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.
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.
Leslie Frazier has had enough of Greg Jennings’ narrative.
In late June, James Jones went to Houston to spend some time with recently retired Packers receiver Donald Driver.
Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke with the media after Saturday's training camp practice. Here are some highlights:
Aaron Rodgers wasted no time addressing the obvious Friday during the first day of Green Bay Packers’ training camp.
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:
The reaction carried no surprise or disappointment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The new Mike Neal is lighter and leaner. Now if he can only shed the old injury-prone label.
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.
Training camp 2013 is upon us.
The Green Bay Packers will start training camp on Friday without the services of oft-injured defensive lineman Mike Neal.
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.
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.
The Packers have signed first-round draft pick Datone Jones.
For the Green Bay Packers' defense, it serves as a painful reminder.
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.
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.
So what does Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers think about Ryan Braun now?
The Packers have released receiver Terrell Sinkfield, undrafted rookie they'd signed in June.
Who is the better quarterback, Brett Favre or Aaron Rodgers?
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.
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.
Morgan Burnett’s new contract will count $2.973 million against the Packers’ salary cap this year.
It’s no surprise that 77% of our readers, among 7,272 votes cast, believe Aaron Rodgers is the best player in the NFL.
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.
The Packers have signed safety Morgan Burnett to a four-year contract extension, according to a report by NFL.com.
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.
The Green Bay Packers have hired former running back Tony Fisher as the community outreach department’s player/alumni senior coordinator.
The Green Bay Packers reportedly are looking to lock up safety Morgan Burnett for the long haul.
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.
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.
Packers Family Night, the Green Bay Packers' annual intrasquad scrimmage at Lambeau Field on Aug. 3, is sold out.
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.
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.
Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Gilbert Pena is used to being the oldest guy on the football field.
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.
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.
Is Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers the best player in the NFL?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
When Dom Capers gazes around the Green Bay Packers’ outside linebackers room, the long-time defensive coordinator sees a lot of youth.
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.
The Green Bay Packers have made the decision to move on without inside linebacker Desmond Bishop.
Donald Driver won’t be coming out of retirement anytime soon. Unless, of course, the Green Bay Packers called.
At the very least, give James Jones an ‘A’ for ambition.
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.
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.
Who forms the best head coach-quarterback combination in the NFL?
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.
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.
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.
Here are the highlights from Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy’s news conference following today’s OTA session.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Count Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris among those who will be a proponent of regular checkups from now on.
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.
Defensive lineman Johnny Jolly was all smiles in the locker room after the Green Bay Packers' minicamp practice on Tuesday afternoon.
Sam Shields wants a long-term contract and he’d like it to be with the Green Bay Packers.
"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.
Is Johnny Jolly’s wait finally over?
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
At first, Jerel Worthy swore it was nothing more than a bone bruise.
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.
Sean Richardson never feared for his career, but understood the magnitude of neck surgery.
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.
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.
So far this offseason, the Green Bay Packers have taken care of two David Dunn clients in Aaron Rodgers and Clay Matthews.
Over the past year, the Green Bay Packers have anxiously been awaiting the return of Andrew Quarless.
Evidently, Johnny Jolly hasn’t cleared all of his hurdles quite yet.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media after practice on Tuesday. Here are some highlights.
Green Bay Packers special teams coordinator Shawn Slocum seems confident kicker Mason Crosby will bounce back from a sub-par season in 2012.
Here are highlights from my interview with Packers offensive coordinator Tom Clements this week:
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.
The Green Bay Packers' receivers room is starting to get stuffy.
The once-distant relationship between Brett Favre and the Green Bay Packers has seen significant progress over the last three months.
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.
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.
The Green Bay Packers have always been interested in finding different ways to utilize players in Dom Capers’ 3-4 defense.
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.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy would like to see cornerback Sam Shields participating in the organized team activities.
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.
James Nixon was bound for the UFL when the call finally came in.
The Green Bay Packers thought enough of Oklahoma State offensive lineman Lane Taylor to make him their highest-paid college free agent this offseason.
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.
I want to follow up on a question that Press-Gazette Media reporter Rob Demovsky received during his PackersNews.com reader chat on Wednesday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
For the second consecutive year, the Packers signed five tryout players out of last weekend's rookie orientation camp.
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.
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.
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.
The Packers have started the process of signing tryout players following this weekend’s rookie orientation camp.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says he’s content to proceed with four quarterbacks on the 90-man roster.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
Taking a moment to briefly glance around the Green Bay Packers’ auxiliary locker room, Giorgio Tavecchio looks back at his locker and smiles.
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.
The agent for fourth-round draft pick Johnathan Franklin said his client has signed with the Green Bay Packers.
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.
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.
After more than two months of inactivity, Charles Woodson has lowered his asking price for any potential NFL suitors.
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.
The blue and gold is coming back to Lambeau Field.
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.
The Packers will hold their annual shareholders meeting on July 24 at 11 a.m. inside Lambeau Field.
Bryan Bulaga and Josh Sitton are the Packers’ two best offensive linemen.
Al Harris, who played cornerback in Green Bay from 2003 to 2009, said he will retire as a Packer.
If you believe the Las Vegas oddsmakers, the Packers have the fifth-best odds of winning the Super Bowl this coming season.
The Green Bay Packers announced the remainder of their offseason schedule on Monday with five of the team’s offseason practices being open to the public, weather permitting.
The Green Bay Packers cleared more room on their roster on Monday with the release of first-year guard Joe Gibbs.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ contract extension contained a $35 million signing bonus and will pay him $130.75 million if he fulfills the entire deal.
The Packers felt good enough about Eddie Lacy's long injury history to take him in the second round of the NFL draft on Friday.
Here’s a running list of undrafted rookies the Packers have signed.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media following the conclusion of Saturday’s NFL draft.
The Green Bay Packers used their final pick in the seventh round (No. 232) on South Florida linebacker Sam Barrington.
Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson spoke after the conclusion of the NFL draft on Saturday.
The Green Bay Packers added a pair of wide receivers with their first two seventh-round draft picks in Grand Valley State's Charles Johnson and Maryland's Kevin Dorsey.
Green Bay Packers defensive line coach Mike Trgovac spoke to the media after the selection of Mississippi State's Josh Boyd and UCLA's Datone Jones.
The Green Bay Packers are taking another crack at turning a small-college defensive end into an outside linebacker in the pros with the sixth-round selection of Illinois State’s Nate Palmer.
The Green Bay Packers’ backfield has officially been renovated. A day after drafting Alabama’s Eddie Lacy in the second round, the Packers traded back into the fourth round to take UCLA running back Johnathan Franklin with the 125th pick.
New Green Bay Packers cornerback Micah Hyde and cornerbacks coach Joe Whitt talked about Hyde's fifth-round selection on Saturday.
The Green Bay Packers used their compensatory fifth-round pick to address their defensive line with Mississippi State’s Josh Boyd.
The Green Bay Packers made their first move to bolster their secondary with the selection of Iowa cornerback Micah Hyde with the 159th selection in the fifth round.
New Green Bay Packers running back Johnathan Franklin spoke to the media after his selection in the fourth round.
Green Bay Packers running back coach Alex Van Pelt spoke to the media after the selection of UCLA’s Johnathan Franklin in the fourth round.
Green Bay Packers fourth-round pick David Bakhtiari and offensive line coach James Campen discuss Saturday's 4th-round selections:
The Green Bay Packers went back-to-back with offensive linemen in the fourth round, taking Cornell’s J.C. Tretter with the 122nd pick on Saturday.
The Green Bay Packers used the first of two fourth-round picks on Colorado tackle David Bakhtiari (109th overall).
The Green Bay Packers are actively shopping inside linebacker Desmond Bishop, according to a report from NFL.com’s Daniel Jeremiah.
Ted Thompson spoke to the media following the conclusion of the second day of the NFL Draft on Friday. Here are some highlights from that interview:
New Packers running back Eddie Lacy spoke to the media after the Packers selected him with the 61st overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Packers director of college scouting Brian Gutekunst spoke to the media after the team selected running back Eddie Lacy 61st overall.
The Green Bay Packers finally got their running back.
Aaron Rodgers’ contract extension is finished. The Green Bay Packers announced Friday that they’ve signed their quarterback to what is reportedly a five-year, $110 million extension.
Aaron Rodgers spoke to the media after signing a five-year, $110-million extension with the Packers. Here are some highlights from that interview:
The Green Bay Packers selected at their greatest need in the first round of the NFL draft. So now what?
Not everyone is enamored with the Packers’ selection of defensive lineman Datone Jones in the first round of the draft. Some wish the Packers had taken Alabama running back Eddie Lacy with the No. 26 overall pick.
The reaction to the Packers’ selection of UCLA defensive lineman Datone Jones in the first round of the draft last night has been very favorable, based on a sampling of comments from football experts around the country:
Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers spoke with the media after the Packers drafted UCLA defensive end Datone Jones with the 26th pick.
New Packers defensive end Datone Jones spoke with the Green Bay media after being selected as the 26th overall pick of the first round on Thursday:
Ted Thompson spoke to the media following the Packers’ selection of defensive end Datone Jones
Less than 24 hours after the Green Bay Packers announced that they had waived D.J. Smith, the third-year inside linebacker has caught on with the San Diego Chargers.
D.J. Smith started the first six games of the season for the Packers last year.
The Packers didn't want to wait to see if running back Brandon Saine could come back from his knee injury.
Are the Packers interested in bringing back running back Cedric Benson?
Restricted free agent cornerback Sam Shields will return to the Packers.
ESPN Monday Night Football play by play announcer Mike Tirico has a soft spot in his heart for Green Bay. On Thursday the NFL released its 2013 schedule, and in an ESPN press release Tirico said Green Bay is one of his favorite destinations for covering a game.
Here's the full Packers schedule:
Less than 24 hours after he visited the Packers, restricted free agent nose tackle Steve McLendon re-signed with his old team, the Pittsburgh Steelers, today.
Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson conducted his pre-draft news conference on Wednesday. Here are some highlights from the session.
The contract extension that Pro Bowl linebacker Clay Matthews signed Thursday with the Green Bay Packers included a $20.5 million signing bonus as part of the $69.77 million extension that runs through the 2018 season.
Once again this year, Packers beat writer Rob Demovsky will provide a pre-draft breakdown of the Packers’ roster at each position heading into the April 25-27 NFL draft. Today he wraps up the series with special teams.
Packers linebacker Clay Matthews met with the media this afternoon in the locker room to talk about his new contract. Here are some of the highlights:
Like most years, the Green Bay Packers have been among the NFL’s quietest shoppers in free agency this offseason.
After weeks of speculation, the Green Bay Packers have finally locked up outside linebacker Clay Matthews.
Once again this year, Packers beat writer Rob Demovsky will provide a pre-draft breakdown of the Packers’ roster at each position heading into the April 25-27 NFL draft. Today, he looks at quarterbacks
The Ourlads' scouting service doesn’t get the national publicity that ESPN and SI.com can give their draft experts, but it’s well respected in scouting circles.
The 2013 NFL schedule will be released Thursday night, the league announced on its website this morning.
Once again this year, Packers beat writer Rob Demovsky will provide a pre-draft breakdown of the Packers’ roster at each position heading into the April 25-27 NFL draft.
Once again this year, Packers beat writer Rob Demovsky will provide a pre-draft breakdown of the Packers’ roster at each position heading into the April 25-27 NFL draft.
The Green Bay Packers continue to test the market with little-known free agents and Monday's addition of former Fuman wide receiver Sederrik Cunningham is no exception.
Alabama’s Barrett Jones was one of the best known lineman in college football last year, but Wisconsin’s Travis Frederick might be the better NFL center prospect of the two.
Those expecting an on-time delivery of the 2013 NFL regular-season schedule will have to wait.
Once again this year, Packers beat writer Rob Demovsky will provide a pre-draft breakdown of the Packers’ roster at each position heading into the April 25-27 NFL draft.
Brett Favre didn’t say when, but he says he and the Green Bay Packers will get back together again.
It’s often been alluded to this offseason that the Green Bay Packers will enter next season with Evan Dietrich-Smith as their starting center.
Giorgio Tavecchio will be the first to admit he was star struck. After all, he was kicking against David Akers.
Teams in search of a nickel cornerback and punt returner have to be looking hard at LSU’s Tyrann Mathieu, so it was more than newsworthy when USA Today reported today that Mathieu has told NFL teams he tested positive for marijuana more than 10 times while at college.
A.J. Hawk knows what everyone else does. Whether that day is today, tomorrow or sometime before the 2013 season, the Green Bay Packers are going to make Aaron Rodgers the highest-paid player in NFL history.
Despite a wealth of depth at the inside positions, question marks remain at the linebacker position for the Packers.
Alabama halfback Eddie Lacy finally was able to run for scouts today, and in a workout on the Alabama campus ran the 40 in 4.58 and 4.62 seconds.
Here’s this week’s look at the Green Bay Packers’ pick at No. 26 overall in updated mock drafts by three draft experts:
The Packers made official today what was reported over the weekend: they signed veteran tight end Matthew Mulligan.
It had been more than a year since Loyce Means had played his last professional football game, but he had faith another opportunity would present itself.
The British world-class discus thrower who is giving the NFL a shot this year just might get drafted.
The Green Bay Packers have agreed to a one-year deal with former St. Louis Rams tight end Matthew Mulligan, his agent Kristen Kuliga confirmed Sunday.
The medical concerns about one of the top pass-rushing prospects in this year’s draft appear to have diminished this offseason.
Charles Woodson understands the reality of being a 15-year veteran in today’s NFL. The market for a 36-year-old defensive back coming off his second broken collarbone in three years isn’t tremendous.
Matt Flynn is back to square one and the former Green Bay Packers quarterback is OK with that.
The Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks will follow up their controversial encounter from the 2012 season with a nationally broadcast preseason game at Lambeau Field on Friday, Aug. 23, on CBS at 7 p.m.
Over the next three weeks we’ll periodically look at the mock drafts of some national draft experts.
The Green Bay Packers have made little noise this offseason, but quietly have positioned themselves to absorb record-contract extensions for quarterback Aaron Rodgers and linebacker Clay Matthews.
Maybe linebacker Clay Matthews and quarterback Aaron Rodgers will get their contract extensions with the Packers done at the same time.
More than a year had passed since his last professional football game, but Loyce Means never lost hope.
Frank Zombo has found a new home with some familiar surroundings.
One way to get a read on what appear to be bubble prospects between the first and second rounds of the NFL draft is to see who the league invites to New York City for the first day of the draft.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers offered little insight into his contract negotiations during an appearance on 102.9 FM in Milwaukee.
As NFL free agency rages, the Green Bay Packers continue to test the waters with street free agents, signing cornerback Loyce Means, who most recently played in the CFL.
Here's a chart you might want to keep handy when you're looking at the test results for players in this year's draft.
If you’re looking for a long-shot, out-of-the-box player in this year’s rookie class, keep an eye on Lawrence Okoye.
When you’re talking about a salary in the $20-million-per-year range, a difference of $2 million doesn’t seem overly significant.
It’s unlikely to impact the negotiations between the Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers, but another quarterback did a blockbuster deal today.
Aaron Rodgers’ brother didn’t get invited to the NFL scouting combine, but he’ll get a shot to make an NFL team as a late-round draft pick or undrafted rookie.
If the Packers select a defensive lineman with their first pick in April’s draft, at No. 26 overall, one of the players who might be on their radar is Purdue’s Kawann Short.
A week ago, all the important players in the negotiations to get Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers a new contract were in the same location.
The Packers' mandatory minicamp will run from Tuesday, June 4 through Thursday, June 6.
The Packers paid no money up front to give Giorgio Tavecchio a chance to win their kicking job.
Michael Huff won't be visiting the Packers after all.
Press-Gazette sports editor Mike Vandermause offers his take on the Packers' decision to hold onto tight end Jermichael Finley and his $8.25 million price tag for the 2013 season.
The Packers are bringing in safety Michael Huff for a free-agent visit, according to a report by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
The Green Bay Packers' kicking competition has officially begun.
According to an NFL Network TV listing (http://on.nfl.com/14k4eX0), the NFL schedule will be released on Tuesday, April 16.