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Packers finalize deal with TE Graham

With the departure of WR Jordy Nelson, the Packers have added a new target for Aaron Rodgers with the signing of TE Jimmy Graham.  General Manager Brian Gutekunst announced the transaction Friday. 


Packers announce roster moves

The Green Bay Packers make several offseason roster moves official on Thursday. 


Reports: Packers sign Wilkerson

The Packers didn't wait until the official start of free agency to make a splash. According to various reports, the Packers have agreed to terms with defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson.


Source: Jordy Nelson out, Jimmy Graham picked up by Packers

Tight end Jimmy Graham  is expected to sign with the Packers, while the team plans to release wide receiver Jordy Nelson, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. 


AP source: Packers trading CB Randall to Browns for QB Kizer

A person familiar with the trade says the Cleveland Browns have traded quarterback DeShone Kizer to the Green Bay Packers. In exchange, the Browns are getting cornerback Damarious Randall.


Packers awarded four compensatory draft picks

The NFL has awarded the Packers four compensatory selections in the upcoming 2018 NFL Draft based on Green Bay’s net loss in free agency from a year ago, announced on Friday.


Newest member of Packers Fan Hall of Fame Video included

One Wisconsin woman will remember February 13 forever as the day she became a member of the Green Bay Packers Fan Hall of Fame 


Rodgers wants to play as long as Brady

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers says he wants to play into his 40s like Tom Brady, but he might have to leave Green Bay to do that.    The 34-year-old acknowledged that he may have to play for another team like Brett Favre did at the end of his Hall-of-Fame career.    Rodgers said he doesn't think Favre ever fathomed leaving Green Bay before the Packers dealt him in 2008 to the Jets to make room for Rodgers. Favre finished his career in Minnesota.   


Packers part ways with assistant coach

Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy announced Monday that secondary – safeties coach Darren Perry will pursue other opportunities. 


Adams named a replacement for Pro Bowl

Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams has been named to the Pro Bowl roster, the league announced today. He replaces Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones, who is unable to participate due to injury.


Browns add Packers execs Wolf, Highsmith to front office

New Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey has added former Green Bay executives Eliot Wolf and Alonzo Highsmith to his revamped front office.


Packers' Daniels added to Pro Bowl

The Green Bay Packers will have at least one player in the Pro Bowl. Defensive tackle Mike Daniels has been added to the Pro Bowl roster. He will replace the Rams' Aaron Donald, who is injured.  


Former Badger/Packer Abbrederis Steps Away from Football

Former Badger Jared Abbrederis, who was drafted by his hometown Green Bay Packers, announced on social media Friday that "the time has come" for him to stop playing football. He posted this on his twitter account:


Staff shakeup part of McCarthy's effort to get Pack on track

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy is confirming that Edgar Bennett won't be back as offensive coordinator. McCarthy said at his season-ending news conference Thursday that Bennett may stay with the team in another capacity. It's one of a number of changes following a season McCarthy said simply wasn't up to the organization's standards. The Packers finished with a losing record and missed the playoffs for the first time since 2008 Green Bay is now searching for coordinators on ... More>>

Packers announce coaching changes on defense

The Packers made it official. They have parted ways with defensive coordinator Dom Capers. The team also announcing that assistant linebackers coach Scott McCurley and defensive line coach Mike Trgovac were leaving as well. 


Packers reportedly shifting role of long time GM Ted Thompson

The changes continue to develop within the Packers organization. The team reportedly fired defensive coordinator Dom Capers this morning and have changed the role of long time general manager Ted Thompson according to multiple reports on Monday.


Packers fire defensive coordinator Dom Capers

The Packers' head coach Mike McCarthy fired long time team defensive coordinator Dom Capers after Sunday's 35-11 loss to Detroit. Capers has run the Packers' defense since the 2009 season. 


Packers Sign WR Davante Adams to New Deal

The Green Bay Packers have signed WR Davante Adams to a contract extension, the team announced on Friday.


Packers place Spriggs on IR, sign Kumerow

The Green Bay Packers will have another new starting right tackle for their season finale at Detroit after Jason Spriggs was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury.    Spriggs left following the first play from scrimmage in Green Bay's 16-0 loss to Minnesota. Utility offensive lineman Justin McCray moved over from right guard to replace Spriggs and could take over at tackle on Sunday against the Lions.    McCray has made four starts this season at right tackl... More>>

OLB Matthews among 5 Packers starters inactive for Vikings

Outside linebackers Clay Matthews and Nick Perry are among five starters inactive for the Green Bay Packers' game Saturday night against the Minnesota Vikings. Matthews (hamstring) and Perry (ankle/shoulder) each missed practice this week. The Packers are playing their first game since being eliminated from playoff contention. Cornerback Damarious Randall is also out after being added to the injury report Friday with a knee injury. On offense, guard Jahri Evans (knee) will miss his ... More>>

Sports Extra - Week 16

Lance Veeser and Amy Gill discuss the Orange Bowl and the Packers-Vikings match-up. More>>

Packers rule out Adams

The Packers have ruled receiver Davante Adams out for Saturday's game against Minnesota.


Alouettes hire former NFL coach Mike Sherman as head coach

Mike Sherman has simple goals for the Montreal Alouettes.    The Alouettes hired the former NFL coach Wednesday to fill their vacant head coaching position. Sherman replaces general manager Kavis Reed, who assumed the position on an interim basis last year after firing Jacques Chapdelaine.    Sherman, 63, takes over a Montreal squad that was a CFL-worst 3-15 record last year. The Alouettes become the third East Division team to have a former NFL head coach, joining... More>>

NFL reduces suspension for Panthers' Davis to 1 game

The NFL has reduced linebacker Thomas Davis' suspension from two games to one following his appeal.    The league announced the reduced ban Tuesday. Davis was suspended Monday following his helmet-to-helmet hit on Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams. 


Falcons beat Bucs and eliminate Packers from playoff contention

Devonta Freeman rushed for 126 yards and a touchdown to help the Atlanta Falcons stay close in the tight NFC South race with a 24-21 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday night. The Atlanta win eliminated the Packers from playoff contention this season.


Thomas Davis suspended 2 games after hit on Davante Adams

The NFL has suspended Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis for two games following his helmet-to-helmet hit on Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams. 


Sports Extra -- Week 15

Lance Veeser, Amy Gill and Alec Ausmus break down the Packers game at Carolina, which will mark the return of Aaron Rodgers from injury. More>>

Tauscher, Longwell to be inducted into Packers Hall of Fame

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - The Green Bay Packers say former kicker Ryan Longwell and tackle Mark Tauscher will be inducted into the team's Hall of Fame. 


Packers rally to stun winless Browns 27-21 in overtime

Brett Hundley threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Davante Adams in overtime as the Packers rallied from a two-touchdown deficit in the fourth quarter for a 27-21 win on Sunday over the Cleveland Browns, who remain winless. 


Sports Extra - Week 14

Lance Veeser and Amy Gill discuss this Sunday's Packers-Browns game. More>>

Packers CB Kevin King Placed on IR

The Green Bay Packers have placed CB Kevin King on injured reserve and activated CB Demetri Goodson from reserve/physically unable to perform list on Wednesday. King played in 9 games this season as a rookie, recording 22 total tackles and 5 pass defenses. Goodson comes back after suffering a gruesome knee injury in 2016. More>>

Aaron Jones' TD run Gives Packers 26-20 OT win over Bucs

Aaron Jones' 20-yard touchdown run on his only carry, with 5:59 left in overtime, gave the Green Bay Packers a 26-20 win Sunday over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  


Packers place Montgomery on IR

The Green Bay Packers placed RB Ty Montgomery on injured reserve on Friday. With that move the Packers signed WR Michael Clark to the active roster from the practice squad. 


Former Packers safety a semifinalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame

First-year eligibles Ray Lewis and Randy Moss are among 27 semifinalists for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.    The hall said Tuesday that all ties for the 25th spot in the semifinals also advance.    Others in their initial year of eligibility who made this cut are Brian Urlacher, Richard Seymour, Steve Hutchinson and Ronde Barber.    Four previously eligible players made the semifinals for the first time: LeRoy Butler, Leslie O'Neal, Simeo... More>>

Packers place Bulaga on IR

The Green Bay Packers signed FB Joe Kerridge to the active roster from the practice squad, activated T Jason Spriggs from reserve/injured; designated for return and placed T Bryan Bulaga on injured reserve. The transactions were announced Saturday.


Packers win first game without Rodgers, beat Bears 23-16

 Brett Hundley threw for 212 yards and a touchdown, Nick Perry had three sacks and the Green Packers beat the Chicago Bears 23-16 to snap a three-game losing streak on Sunday. 


Sports Extra: Week 11

Lance Veeser, Amy Gill and Alec Ausmus break down the upcoming Wisconsin-Iowa and Packers-Bears games. More>>

Patriots claim ex-Packers tight end Martellus Bennett off waivers

The New England Patriots claimed tight end Martellus Bennett off waivers on Thursday, a day after he was cut by the Green Bay Packers for "failing to disclose a physical condition." He didn't play in the Packers' 30-17 loss on Monday to the Detroit Lions after being listed as doubtful for the game. The 30-year-old then sat out practice Wednesday and was listed as having a shoulder injury as Green Bay began preparations for its game Sunday at Chicago. Now, if he passes a p... More>>

Packers waive TE Martellus Bennett

The Green Bay Packers have waived Martellus Bennett, bringing the tight end's short tenure at Lambeau Field to a surprising end.    General manager Ted Thompson announced the move on Wednesday after practice.    


Packers' Bulaga out for the season

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed what Green Bay feared after the Monday night matchup with Detroit. Tackle Bryan Bulaga will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury. 


Lions win 30-17 as QB Matthew Stafford dissects Packers

Matthew Stafford passed for 361 yards and two touchdowns to Marvin Jones, and the Detroit Lions snapped a three-game losing streak with a 30-17 win on Monday night over the offensively challenged Green Bay Packers.


Packers activate rookie LB Vince Biegel, sign 3rd snapper

The Green Bay Packers have activated linebacker Vince Biegel from the reserve/physically unable to perform list.    The rookie was sidelined for the first two months of the season as he slowly worked his way back from offseason foot surgery.    Biegel grew up in Wisconsin Rapids, which is about 110 miles west of Green Bay. He starred in college at Wisconsin, playing outside linebacker on the other side of now-Pittsburgh Steelers rookie T.J. Watt.    The a... More>>

Packers bring back WR Max McCaffrey to practice squad

The Green Bay Packers have signed receiver Max McCaffrey to the practice squad and released offensive lineman Don Barclay from injured reserve.    It is McCaffrey's second stint with the organization after being released after training camp. He joined Green Bay's practice squad last December and spent a week on the active roster in January, but was inactive for the NFC championship game.    McCaffrey also had stints with the Saints and Jaguars this season.  ... More>>

Saints recover late to topple Packers 26-17

Drew Brees threw for a touchdown and ran for another, Mark Ingram rushed for a score and the New Orleans Saints overcame several mistakes to beat the Green Bay Packers 26-17 on Sunday. 


Week 8 of Sports Extra

Lance Veeser, Amy Gill and Alec Ausmus preview Saturday's Wisconsin game against Maryland and Sunday's match-up between the Packers and Saints.


Hall of Fame QB Bart Starr to attend Packers game vs. Saints

The family of Bart Starr says the Hall of Fame quarterback will attend the Green Bay Packers' Sunday game against the New Orleans Saints at Lambeau Field.    The 83-year Starr has not attended a Packers game since Thanksgiving 2015, when he took part in the unveiling of Brett Favre's retired No. 4.    Starr has been recovering from two strokes and a heart attack he suffered in 2014. But USA Today Network-Wisconsin reports Starr's family determined he was well enoug... More>>

Packers sign QB Jerod Evans to practice squad.

The Green Bay Packers have signed QB Jerod Evans to the practice squad. The team announced Tuesday.


Economic impact of Aaron Rodgers' injury

Businesses in Green Bay are expecting Aaron Rodgers' broken collarbone to cut into their bottom lines.    


Packers sign QB Callahan to active roster

After quarterback Aaron Rodgers left the game against Minnesota with a broken collarbone, the Packers have signed quarterback Joe Callahan to the active roster the team announced on Monday. The Packers placed CB Quinten Rollins on injured reserve. The Packers will host the Saints on Sunday with a noon kick off. More>>

Bradford, Diggs, Easton out for Vikings vs. Packers

Quarterback Sam Bradford and receiver Stefon Diggs will miss the Minnesota Vikings' game against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday because of injuries.    Bradford it out with the same knee injury that has bothered him all season and caused him to leave the game last week against Chicago in the second quarter. Diggs is out with a groin injury and the Vikings will also be missing starting left guard Nick Easton because of a calf injury.    Bradford started against the... More>>

Biegel Excited to Come Off PUP List, Begin Practicing

Former Badger line backer Vince Biegel, taken in the 4th round of the 2016 NFL draft by Green Bay - will be eligible to come off the physically unable to perform list after this Sunday's Packers game against the Vikings. Biegel says rehab after his foot surgery has been going well and that he's ready to roll. "I feel so much more confident," Biegel said Wednesday. "The pop's back in, the strength. I'm ready to take the next step and help these guys out.... More>>

Packers' Adams back at practice after helmet-to-helmet hit

The Packers' Davante Adams has returned to practice after taking a helmet-to-helmet hit from Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan that led to the receiver being carted off the field on a stretcher.    Adams was taken to a hospital for evaluation after being knocked out of the game on Sept. 28 and was released the next day.    Adams is in the concussion protocol, though his return to practice on a limited basis is a good sign for Green Bay. He was moving well on... More>>

NFL suspends Bears LB Trevathan 2 games for hit on Adams

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The NFL has suspended Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan for two games for his frightening hit against Green Bay Packers receiver Davante Adams.    The league announced the punishment on Saturday. Trevathan has three business days to appeal the suspension.    Adams was taken off the field on a stretcher in the third quarter Thursday night after getting hit in the head during a tackle by Trevathan. The game was delayed for about 5 minutes while medical personn... More>>

Packers WR Davante Adams tweets that he's at home after hit

Packers receiver Davante Adams tweeted Friday that he was at home and "feeling great" a day after taking a frightening hit from Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan.    


Packers sign Tackle Ulrick John

The Green Bay Packers have signed T Ulrick John off of the Arizona Cardinals’ practice squad and placed T Kyle Murphy on injured reserve. The transactions were announced Tuesday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson.


Hot, sticky for Sunday's Packers game, but bring a coat

The forecast for Sunday's Green Bay Packers game at Lambeau Field is hot, sticky and far from frozen.    Records show the last time temperatures for a regular season game at Lambeau soared into the 80s was October 6, 1963 when the mercury reached 84 degrees. WLUK -TV says the forecast for the afternoon game against the Cincinnati Bengals calls for sunshine and a high of 86.    Packers coach Mike McCarthy doesn't expect the weather to be a factor in the game.  ... More>>

Nick Perry latest key Packer to go down with injury

The banged-up Green Bay Packers have lost another key player to injury with outside linebacker Nick Perry scheduled to have hand surgery.    Coach Mike McCarthy says he doesn't know how much time Perry will miss. He was off to a good start as the bookend to fellow edge rusher Clay Matthews with 1 1/2 sacks.  


Packers dealing with injuries going into game vs Bengals

The banged-up Green Bay Packers are starting practice this week with about a dozen players on the injury report.    Receivers Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb, along with defensive lineman Mike Daniels were among the notable Packers who left last week's 34-23 loss to Atlanta with injuries.    The Packers were already without starting offensive tackles David Bakhtiari and Bryan Bulaga.   


Packers release Gunter, activate Allison

The Packers activated receiver Geronimo Allison from his one-game suspension. The team cleared a roster spot by releasing cornerback LaDarius Gunter.


Packers beat Seahawks 17-9 to take NFC heavyweight match

Green Bay defensive lineman Mike Daniels' strip sack of Russell Wilson deep in Seattle territory in the third quarter set up Ty Montgomery's 6-yard touchdown run on the next play to spark the Packers' 17-9 win on Sunday. 


WR James Jones announces retirement through Packers

Wide receiver James Jones has retired following a nine-year NFL career spent mostly with the Green Bay Packers.    Jones announced his retirement on a video posted on Twitter by the Packers on Wednesday. He played in 62 games over eight seasons with the Packers, with 45 of his 51 touchdown catches coming with Green Bay.    Jones led the NFL with 14 scoring grabs in 2012 while with the Packers.    The 33 year-old Jones says it was a blessing to play in Gre... More>>

Active Packers getting new faces acclimated quickly to team

The Green Bay Packers are weaving in a lot of new veterans this season.    The Packers at their core are a "draft-and-develop" team. But general manager Ted Thompson has brought in more veterans than usual to help fill holes or replenish depth.    


Packers sign Dial, release Ringo

The Packers have added another veteran to bolster the depth on the defensive side of the ball. The team signed defensive lineman Quinton Dial and released defensive tackle Christian Ringo. Dial was recently released by the San Francisco 49ers. 


Packers Sign G Lane Taylor to Extension

The Green Bay Packers have signed G Lane Taylor to a contract extension. The signing was announced Monday by Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations. 


Packers Sign LB Brooks, Claim LB Odom, Trade LB Elliot

GREEN BAY, - The Green Bay Packers signed LB Ahmad Brooks, claimed LB Chris Odom off waivers from the Atlanta Falcons, placed T/G Don Barclay on injured reserve and traded LB Jayrone Elliott to the Dallas Cowboys in exchange for a conditional draft choice. Brooks, 6-foot-3, 259 pounds, is an 11th-year player out of the University of Virginia who has been selected to a Pro Bowl (2013) and twice named second-team All-Pro by The Associ... More>>

Packers Announce Practice Squad Signings

The Packers announced the following signings to their practice squad on Sunday:  G Kofi Amichia, CB Donatello Brown, QB Joe Callahan, WR Michael Clark, LB Reggie Gilbert, DT Izaah Lunsford, LB Derrick Mathews, G/T Adam Pankey, S Jermaine Whitehead and WR DeAngelo Yancey. QB Taysom Hill was picked up on waivers by the New Orleans Saints. More>>

Packers Announce 53-Man Roster Cuts

GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers released the following players on Saturday: ·         G Kofi Amichia ·         CB Donatello Brown ·         TE Emanuel Byrd ·         QB Joe Callahan ·         LB&nb... More>>

Packers Beat Rams in Final 2017 Preseason Game

Quarterback Brett Hundley proved he can also dish out a hit for the Green Bay Packers. The backup to Aaron Rodgers looked like a tailback when he lowered his right shoulder into cornerback Dominique Hatfield near the goal line and barreled into the end zone for a 13-yard touchdown run. Hundley also threw for a score to lead the Packers to a 24-10 win on Thursday night over the Los Angeles Rams in the preseason finale. The Packers (3-1) look set at quarterback with Hundley backing up... More>>

Report: LB Brooks Signing With Packers

The NFL Network is reporting that the Green Bay Packers are signing LB Ahmad Brooks to a 1-year deal, worth up to $5 million.  The base salary is reportedly worth $3.5 million. Brooks became a free agent last week after he was released by the San Francisco 49ers.  In his 10-year career, the former Pro Bowler has 53.5 sacks and 290 tackles. More>>

FBI offers reward for killer of three at Kenosha County racetrack

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The FBI is offering a reward of up to $25,000 as investigators continue to search for the killer of three men Aug. 13, 2017 at a Kenosha County racetrack. 


Goode to go: Packers tab veteran long snapper, let Hart go

Brett Goode has won the long snapper job again for the Green Bay Packers following the release of undrafted rookie Derek Hart.    Goode was re-signed on Aug. 12 after normally reliable kicker Mason Crosby had problems early in camp while Hart was the lone long snapper. Coaches said there were problems with the field goal operation.    Goode played the previous nine seasons in Green Bay, though the Packers initially decided to go with Hart in the offseason.   &... More>>

Broncos Hand Packers First Preseason Loss, 20-17

Jamaal Charles' impressive Denver debut included four rushes for 27 yards Saturday night in the Broncos' 20-17 preseason win over the Green Bay Packers. Charles is embarking on a comeback with the Broncos after the Chiefs released him over the winter following two injury-plagued seasons and several knee surgeries that had limited him to eight games since 2014. In addition to averaging almost seven yards a carry, Charles caught a couple of passes and got good news when he was cleared... More>>

Former Packers RB pleads not guilty to child abuse

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Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green has pleaded not guilty to child abuse charges. The 40-year-old Green is accused of striking his teenage daughter in the head in a dispute over household chores in June at his Green Bay area home. He entered his not guilty plea Thursday in Brown County Circuit Court. 


Bulaga Ruled Out For Packers Preseason Game at Denver

The Green Bay Packers won't have veteran right tackle Bryan Bulaga available for Saturday's preseason game at Denver. Whether Bulaga will be available for Week 1 against Seattle hasn't been determined. Bulaga sustained an ankle injury during a drill at Wednesday's practice. After lying on the ground for about a half-minute, Bulaga got up and limped off the practice field in obvious pain.   More>>

Packers sign defensive lineman

The Green Bay Packers have signed defensive tackle Calvin Heurtelou.    The Packers announced the deal on Monday. Heurtelou is a first-year player out of the University of Miami. He originally signed with the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent in May 2016 but was released last August.    The 6-foot-2, 305-pound Heurtelou played in 26 games with 24 starts in two seasons at Miami. He had 52 tackles, a half-sack and a fumble recovery. More>>

Packers Win 2nd Preseason Game

(AP) - Aaron Rodgers made a surprise start and looked to be in midseason form, going 6 for 8 for 37 yards and a TD pass -- plus one of his trademark quick snaps to draw a penalty -- on his lone drive for Green Bay, while Kirk Cousins and the rest of Washington's first-team offense sputtered in the Packers' 21-17 exhibition victory Saturday night. The Redskins did not manage to collect a single first down until the final play of the opening quarter, during their fourth possession of t... More>>

CB Damarious Randall likely to miss Packers' next game

Cornerback Damarious Randall and receiver Malachi Dupre will likely miss the Green Bay Packers' next preseason game with both players still in the concussion protocol.  


LS Goode Back With Packers

The Green Bay Packers announced on Saturday the signing of veteran long snapper Brett Goode.  Goode is entering his 10th season in the NFL and was the Packers' primary long snapper from 2008-2016, playing in 142 regular-season games and 14 playoff contests. .  He was originally signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent from the University of Arkansas in 2007. He will wear No. 61 for the Packers.


Packers release DL Letroy Guion after rocky 3-plus years

The Packers have released defensive lineman Letroy Guion, ending a three-plus year tenure in Green Bay marked by off-field problems.    


Packers hold annual Family Night practice at Lambeau Field

Thunder storms delayed the 17th annual Packers Family Night, but over 60 thousand fans still filled Lambeau Field to watch the Packers' eighth practice of the preseason.  


Packers sign TE Byrd, CB Waters goes on IR

The Green Bay Packers have signed TE Emanuel Byrd and placed CB Herb Waters on injured reserve. The transactions were announced Saturday by Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations.


Packers rookie DL Montravious Adams out with foot injury

Green Bay Packers rookie defensive tackle Montravious Adams will miss time at training camp because of a foot injury.    Coach Mike McCarthy said before practice Tuesday that Adams had surgery this week and will be out "multiple weeks." Adams was a third-round pick in the NFL draft out of Auburn.    Adams joins fourth-round pick Vince Biegel on the sideline at training camp because of a foot injury. The linebacker who played at Wisconsin is expected to mi... More>>

Packers rookie LB Vince Biegel starts first camp on sideline

Green Bay Packers rookie linebacker Vince Biegel will start training camp on the physically-unable-to-perform list as he continues to recover from foot surgery.    The former Wisconsin Badgers linebacker was taken in the fourth round by the Packers in the NFL draft. Coach Mike McCarthy thinks that Biegel might be out for another two weeks.    Biegel says he is disappointed to start the preseason on the sideline, but that he has been diligent with rehab during the o... More>>

Packers' Allison suspended for one game

The Packers will be without the services of receiver Geronimo Allison for the season opener. The NFL announced Allison has been suspended without pay for the first game of the season due to a violation of the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. Allison pleaded no contest to a charge of possession of marijuana.


Packers' Guion heads to trial for drunken driving in Hawaii

Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Letroy Guion is headed to trial for intoxicated driving in Hawaii.    His attorney, Kevin O'Grady, said in an email Monday that Guion plans to go to trial, which is scheduled for August. O'Grady says his office is seeking witnesses to the arrest.  


Packers president: GM Ted Thompson doing a "great job"

Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy says general manager Ted Thompson is doing a great job, and the team will have a plan in place whenever he decides to retire or step down.  


Former Packers TE Mitchell Henry Dies at 24

After a seven-month battle with Leukemia, former Packers tight end Mitchell Henry passed away Friday morning. He was 24-years-old. 


Packers' Guion arrested in Hawaii on intoxicated driving

Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Letroy Guion has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of an intoxicant in Hawaii.    Honolulu police booking records show Guion was arrested early Wednesday in Waikiki. He was released after posting $500 bail.    Packers spokesman Aaron Popkey says in a statement that the team is aware and will refrain from making further comment because it's a legal matter. He says he doesn't know what Guion was doing in Wai... More>>

Green Bay super fan marries wife with last name Packer

A Green Bay Packers super fan finally married his wife, and took her last name. Ryan Holtan-Murphy married Dr. Marie Packer. His name is now Ryan Packer.


Green Bay fan sues over Bears' sideline ban on Packers gear

One Green Bay Packers fan is going to court over a favorite Wisconsin pastime of disparaging the arch rival Chicago Bears.    Russell Beckman filed a lawsuit in federal court Friday accusing the Bears of violating his free-speech rights by prohibiting fans from wearing Packers apparel at Bears' pregame warmups. He is seeking a court order lifting the ban.    Beckman lives in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, near the Illinois state line and holds Bears seasons tickets. Se... More>>

Packers Announce Training Camp Dates

The Green Bay Packers announced Monday morning their official training camp dates for the 2017-18 season. As in the past, practices are scheduled to take place at Ray Nitschke Field and Packers Family Night will be at Lambeau Field. 


McCarthy likes the way Packers are ending minicamp

Green Bay Packers minicamp is ending on a high note for coach Mike McCarthy.    Thursday is the last day of three-day minicamp. Players then take a break before training camp starts in late July.    Older veterans were excused from minicamp, meaning the focus was placed on younger players. McCarthy said before practice that the workload through the offseason going into Thursday has been significantly higher than last year.    So he says he cut the final o... More>>

McCarthy impressed by young Packers, highlights Randall

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy likes how the team's young players are performing in minicamp.    McCarthy said before Wednesday's workouts that the reps are critical for the young players. He singled out a few Packers including cornerback Damarious Randall, who McCarthy says has been outstanding this offseason.    Randall, who is entering his third NFL season, was one of a number of cornerbacks plagued by injuries last season. He's practicing at the nickelba... More>>

Mike McCarthy Holds Eighth Annual Golf Event

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy hosted his eighth annual McCarthy Golf Invitational at The Legend at Bergamont in Oregon on Monday raising money for the UW Health's American Family Children's Hospital.


Packers sign undrafted rookie free agent CB Daquan Holmes

The Green Bay Packers have signed undrafted rookie free agent cornerback Daquan Holmes and released cornerback David Rivers.    The 5-foot-11 Holmes played at small-school American International College. He was a first-team Northeast-10 Conference selection in each of his final two seasons.    Holmes in 2016 had 69 tackles and five interceptions while also breaking up five passes over 11 games. He took part in the Packers' rookie orientation camp last month.  ... More>>

Packers fans give lift to stranded Davon House to Green Bay

Packers cornerback Davon House got a lift to Green Bay from a couple of fans.    House was stranded Monday night at the Minneapolis airport while trying to get to Tuesday's organized team activities session. House tweeted that he needed a ride, and two brothers obliged.    Mike Johnson of Hudson, Wisconsin, picked up House for the four-hour ride. His brother Chad Johnson, who lives in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, rushed off to meet the other two.    The Green B... More>>

Offense looking to catch up in Packers offseason workouts

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says that the defense is ahead of the offense right now at this stage of offseason workouts.    McCarthy says that it's normal this time of year. He said before workouts on Tuesday that the younger quarterbacks lower on the depth chart have struggled.    But McCarthy doesn't seem too worried. The coaching staff is still in the middle of getting players up to speed on the playbook. It's an especially important time for rookies a... More>>

Packers sign Williams, release Schum

The Packers are once again in the market for a punter. The team released last year's punter, Jacob Schum, on Thursday. They also announced the signing of rookies Jamaal Williams and Colby Pearson. 


Packers sign ex-Badgers LB and 4th-round pick Vince Biegel

The Green Bay Packers have signed linebacker Vince Biegel, their first of two fourth-round draft picks who played in college at Wisconsin and grew up in the state.    Biegel's deal was done Wednesday, putting eight of the team's 10 draftees under contract. Defensive tackle Montravius Adams (third round, Auburn) and running back Jamaal Williams (fourth round, BYU) remain unsigned.    The Packers targeted the 6-foot-3, 245-pound Biegel for his pass-rushing ability an... More>>

OTAs underway for Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers have four weeks left in their offseason program, including three weeks of organized team activities, or OTAs which are under way this week.    At a news conference Tuesday head coach Mike McCarthy said a lot of the focus is on the passing game. He estimated 6 to 10 percent of the snaps normally devoted to the running game will go to the pass. Practice on the ground game will be made up in training camp when the pads are on.    As for blending ... More>>

Packers Sign Rookie Safety Josh Jones

The Packers announced on Friday the team signed rookie safety Josh Jones. Jones was a second round draft pick for Green Bay in the 2017 NFL Draft. 


Packers sign King

The Packers have announced the signing of their top pick from this year's draft, Kevin King. 


Packers sign five rookie free agents

The Packers signed five rookie free agents following their rookie minicamp.


Packers sign five draft picks and 15 rookie free agents

On the opening day of rookie minicamp, the Packers announced a flurry of signings. The team has already inked deals with five of their draft picks. In addition, the team signed 15 rookie free agents. 


Packers release Michael, Jackson

After drafting three running backs this weekend, the Packers cleared room on the roster by releasing veterans Don Jackson and Christine Michael.  J


Packers Draft Day 3 Selections

Seven of the Green Bay Packers ten NFL Draft selections came on Saturday, the final day of the draft. 


Homegrown: Badgers Vince Biegel drafted by Packers

The Wisconsin Rapids native later tweeted out, "Wisconsin I can't wait to stay home!!!! #Homegrown". 


Adams becomes a father and then a Packer

Montravius Adams had a day he will never forget. The former Auburn defensive tackle became a father for the first time at 2:32 p.m. Then, later that night, the Green Bay Packers drafted him in the third round. 


Packers take two defensive backs in second round

The Packers aggressively addressed one of their biggest needs. After drafting cornerback Kevin King to start the second round, the Packers came back later in the round to select safety Josh Jones. 


Packers draft King to open second round

The Green Bay Packers opened the second round of the NFL draft by selecting Washington cornerback Kevin King.    Green Bay traded out of the first round, so King, a 6-3 former safety, was its first addition in this draft. The Packers owned the 29th pick, which they sent to Cleveland on Thursday night.


Packers trade first-round pick

The Packers traded out of the first round of the NFL Draft. Green Bay shipped the 29th overall pick to Cleveland for a second-round pick (No. 33 overall) and a fourth-round pick (No. 108).


Packers sign Evans for offensive line depth

The Packers potentially filled a major hole on the day before the NFL Draft. The team has agreed to terms with veteran guard Jahri Evans. 


Packers receiver Geronimo Allison settles marijuana charge

Green Bay Packers receiver Geronimo Allison has reached a deal with prosecutors to settle a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.   


Ex-Packers CB Sam Shields fined $500 in marijuana case

Former Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields will pay a $500 fine after pleading no contest to marijuana possession.    The 29-year-old Shields changed his plea Monday after earlier pleading not guilty.    USA Today Network-Wisconsin reports that a charge of possessing drug paraphernalia stemming from the Oct. 19 incident at his Green Bay-area home was dropped.    Shields had faced up to six months in jail.    A criminal complaint says office... More>>

Packers release 2017 schedule

The Packers have unveiled their complete schedule for the 2017 season. Green Bay has five games scheduled in prime time. The season will open at home against Seattle.        


Packers Release CB Makinton Dorleant

The Green Bay Packers have released CB Makinton Dorleant. The transaction was announced Tuesday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson.


Packers Announce 2017 Preseason Opponents

The Green Bay Packers’ preseason schedule features an opener at Lambeau Field and three games against NFC teams. The preliminary schedule was communicated by the National Football League on Monday.


Packers sign McCray

The Packers have added another guard to the roster. The team signed free agent Justin McCray. McCray signed with the Tennessee Titans as an undrafted rookie in 2014. The Central Florida product spent the entire 2014 season on the Titans' practice squad. The 6'3", 317-pound lineman also played for the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League. More>>

Packers ink one-year deal with DT Jean Francois

After four seasons with the 49ers, he played two years with the Indianapolis Colts and spent the past two seasons with the Washington Redskins.


Packers re-sign running back Christine Michael

Michael played in six regular-season games and three postseason contests for the Packers last season after being claimed off waivers from the Seattle Seahawks on Nov. 16. 


House returning to Packers

The Packers are bringing back cornerback Davon House. The two sides have reportedly agreed to a one-year deal worth roughly $3.5 million, according to 


Vikings sign ex-Packers 1st-round pick DE Datone Jones

The Minnesota Vikings have signed defensive end Datone Jones, the former first-round pick of the rival Green Bay Packers.    The Vikings closed the deal on Tuesday with Jones, who was selected 26th overall out of UCLA in the 2013 draft. The 6-foot-4, 285-pound Jones played defensive end in 59 of a possible 64 regular-season games, mostly as a backup. He also played some outside linebacker in Green Bay's 3-4 scheme.    The Packers previously declined their fifth-yea... More>>

Lacy's agent says running back to join Seahawks

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Eddie Lacy's agent says the former Green Bay running back is joining the Seattle Seahawks.    Lacy's management group, Sports Trust Advisors, said Tuesday on Twitter that the four-year veteran has agreed to terms with the Seahawks. Seattle has been plagued by injuries at the position in recent years.    Lacy was the Offensive Rookie of the Year in 2013, when he rushed for 1,178 yards and 11 touchdowns. He also ran for more than 1,100 yards in 2014, but has since be... More>>

T.J. Lang signs with Lions after eight-year career with Packers

Lang is from the Detroit area and played in college at Eastern Michigan but has spent his entire career with Green Bay since the Packers drafted him in the fourth round in 2009


Packers Sign TE Martellus Bennett

The Green Bay Packers have signed TE Martellus Bennett. Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations, announced the signing Friday. 


Packers Re-Sign Don Barclay

The Green Bay Packers have re-signed T/G Don Barclay. Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations, announced the signing Friday. .


Packers' Guion suspended

The Packers will once again be opening the season without one of their top defensive lineman. The NFL announced Tuesday that Letroy Guion has been suspended for the first four games of the upcoming season due to a violation of the NFL policy on performance enhancing drugs. 


Packers set to raise ticket prices

The Packers will be raising ticket prices again next season. The team announcing each ticket will increase by $7. Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy says the increase is in line with what other NFL teams are doing. 


Packers' Allison pleads not guilty to marijuana charge

Green Bay Packers receiver Geronimo Allison has pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.    Allison's attorney, Brian Maloney, entered the plea on his client's behalf Monday. WLUK-TV reports Allison was not in court and was not required to be there.    The charge against Allison stems from a traffic stop in September in Manitowoc County. The next hearing is set for April 25.    Allison emerged in the last couple of weeks of th... More>>

Packers release Shields

The Packers are reportedly parting ways with cornerback Sam Shields. The seven-year pro broke the news himself with an Instagram post. 


Packers release Starks

The Packers have parted ways with veteran running back James Starks. The team released the seven-year veteran with a non-football injury designation.


Veteran offensive assistant Tom Clements leaving Packers

Tom Clements is leaving the Green Bay Packers following 11 seasons as one of coach Mike McCarthy's top offensive assistants.    McCarthy said that Clements' contract had expired, and that he was moving on to other interests. He thanked Clements for what he called an "incredible 11 years" with Green Bay.    Clements spent the past two seasons as the associate head coach/offense. McCarthy handed Clements play-calling duties before the 2015 season, then took... More>>

Matt Ryan and Falcons End Packers' Season With 44-21 Win

 The Atlanta Falcons are headed to their second Super Bowl appearance in franchise history after routing the Green Bay Packers 44-21 in the NFC championship game.    


Packers Add WR depth, Sign Max McCaffrey From Practice Squad

The Green Bay Packers have signed rookie receiver Max McCaffrey from the practice squad, adding depth at a position plagued by injuries ahead of Sunday's NFC championship game against the Atlanta Falcons.    


Falcons WR Julio Jones Practices, Coach Says 'Looked Good'

Falcons star wide receiver Julio Jones has cleared his final hurdle for Sunday's NFC championship game against Green Bay by practicing for the first time this week.


Adams joins Nelson as latest question in Packers WR group

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says receiver Davante Adams may not practice until Saturday because of an ankle injury, the latest question for a receiving group that may also be without Jordy Nelson for the NFC championship game.    Adams got hurt in the 34-31 win last week over the Dallas Cowboys. The third-year wideout had a breakout regular season with 75 catches for 997 yards and 12 touchdowns.    McCarthy said that Adams would focus on rehab during prac... More>>

Packers' Allison charged with misdemeanor drug possession

Green Bay Packers receiver Geronimo Allison has been charged with one count of misdemeanor marijuana possession after a traffic stop in September.    The charge against Allison was filed in Manitowoc County Circuit Court on Dec. 15. A hearing was scheduled for Jan. 23, according to online court records.    The case was first reported by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Tuesday.    Court documents show that Allison, 22, was issued a citation for driving 1... More>>

Packers' WR Jordy Nelson to Sit Out Practice Midweek

Receiver Jordy Nelson will sit out Green Bay Packers practice at midweek to focus on rehab for his rib injury. 


Packers Advance With 38-13 Home Win Against the Giants

The Green Bay Packers have advanced in the NFL playoffs with a 38-13 victory over the New York Giants. Aaron Rodgers threw four touchdown passes to move the Packers into the next round.


Packers' Randall to practice, Rollins in concussion protocol

Green Bay's Quinten Rollins has been placed in the concussion protocol following his scary injury in the win last week over Detroit, while fellow Packers cornerback Damarious Randall was scheduled to practice on Wednesday.    The injury update from coach Mike McCarthy provided a bit of good news for the team's battered secondary ahead of the NFC playoff game on Sunday against the New York Giants and their talented receiving corps.    Rollins was carted off with a n... More>>

Packers Friday Injury Report Heading Into Home Game with Minnesota

The Green Bay Packers released their Friday injury report a day before hosting division rival Minnesota on Saturday at Lambeau Field. 


Three Packers selected to Pro Bowl

Three Packers have earned a free trip to Orlando. The club had three players named to the NFC Pro Bowl roster on Tuesday: Aaron Rodgers, Ha Ha Clinton-Dix and TJ Lang. 


Packers Beat Bears 30-27 After Rodgers' Big Pass to Nelson

Aaron Rodgers hit Jordy Nelson with a 60-yard pass to set up Mason Crosby's 32-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Green Bay Packers to a 30-27 victory over the Bears in one of the coldest games ever played in Chicago on Sunday afternoon.    


Packers Promote Callahan From Practice Squad

The Green Bay Packers have signed QB Joe Callahan to the active roster from the practice squad and released LB Carl Bradford. The transactions were announced Saturday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson.


Packers Friday Injury Report

The (7-6) Green Bay Packers head to (3-10) Chicago on Sunday. Temperatures are expected to hover around 0° F. The Packers deal with the cold and continuing to get healthy. Friday's injury report.


Week 15 of Sports Extra

Cealey and Alec discuss the Packers-Bears matchup, plus Derek Lofland of adds in his fantasy expertise in this week's Sports Extra. 


Packers' Aaron Rodgers to miss practice, focus on rehab

Aaron Rodgers will miss Green Bay Packers practice on Wednesday to focus on rehabbing his leg injuries, a plan that coach Mike McCarthy says will likely stay in place for the quarterback through practice Thursday.    But signs point to Rodgers still being ready to play Sunday in Chicago. McCarthy says that Rodgers told him not to hold anything back for the game plan against the Bears.    Rodgers hurt his left hamstring a few weeks ago against the Philadelphia Eagle... More>>

Packers add linebacker depth with Tripp

Tripp, a third-year player out of the University of Montana, was originally selected by the Miami Dolphins in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft.


Pack is back: Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay rout Seahawks 38-10

Aaron Rodgers passed for 246 yards and three touchdowns and the Green Bay Packers routed the Seattle Seahawks 38-10 on Sunday.   


Packers banged-up D takes another hit with LB Nick Perry out

The Green Bay Packers' banged-up defense has taken another hit with linebacker Nick Perry ruled out for Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks with what coach Mike McCarthy called a "significant hand injury."    Perry leads the team with eight sacks. He got hurt in the first half of last week's win over Houston before returning after halftime playing with a heavily-wrapped left hand.    McCarthy said Wednesday that he didn't know how long Perry would ... More>>

Packers announce 2018 Legends cruise

The Green Bay Packers are setting sail and you can join them.    


Packers DT Mike Pennel gets 2nd 4-game suspension of season

Green Bay defensive tackle Mike Pennel has been suspended for the last four games of the regular season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy after serving a four-game ban to start the year.    Pennel will be eligible to return if the Packers (6-6) make the playoffs. The team said it wouldn't comment further on Tuesday's announcement.    The 25-year-old Pennel was an undrafted free agent out of Colorado State-Pueblo in 2014. He started five of the 16 games... More>>

Week 13 of Sports Extra

Lance and Cealey preview the Badgers showdown with the Nittany Lions in this year's Big Ten Championship before tackling the Texans-Packers match-up. 


Rodgers Tosses 2 TDs, Packers Beat Eagles 27-13

Aaron Rodgers threw two touchdown passes to Davante Adams and the Green Bay Packers beat the Philadelphia Eagles 27-13 Monday night to snap a four-game losing streak.   


Lacy and Shields out for season for Packers

Running back Eddie Lacy and cornerback Sam Shields will stay on injured reserve for the rest of the season, with the Green Bay Packers planning to activate cornerback Makinton Dorleant from injured reserve.    Coach Mike McCarthy said on Wednesday that Dorleant, an undrafted rookie free agent, would be activated for the game Monday night at Philadelphia.    The Packers have been without their top cornerbacks in Sam Shields (concussion) and Damarious Randall (groin)... More>>

Cousins, Redskins hand Packers fourth straight loss

Kirk Cousins went deep late and often, throwing for 375 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Washington Redskins to a 42-24 victory over the free-falling Green Bay Packers on Sunday night. 


Packers claim Michael off waivers from Seattle

 The Packers are adding some depth at running back. The team has claimed Christine Michael off waivers from Seattle. The club created a roster spot by placing running back Don Jackson on injured reserve. 


Driver and Lee to Join Packers Hall of Fame

The Packers will be inducting two more members into their Hall of Fame in 2017. The team announcing Donald Driver and Mark Lee will be inducted on July 22, 2017 at the Lambeau Field Atrium.


Packers Look Ahead to Washington

The Packers are on a three game losing skid following a 47-25 deflating loss to Tennessee on Sunday, leaving many looking for answers.  


Packers linebacker Clay Matthews to miss Titans game

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The Green Bay Packers say linebacker Clay Matthews will miss the game Sunday against the Tennessee Titans because of a lingering hamstring injury.    Coach Mike McCarthy ruled Matthews out on Friday. The Packers' best pass rusher will be sidelined a third straight game, and a fourth overall this season.    McCarthy also says that receiver Randall Cobb won't be limited for Sunday's game. Cobb hurt his hamstring last month. The Packers were cautious with how they use... More>>

Packers Release Safety Jermaine Whitehead

The Green Bay Packers have signed FB Joe Kerridge to the active roster from the practice squad and released S Jermaine Whitehead. The transactions were announced Monday.


Gore, Todman lead Colts to 31-26 victory over the Packers

Frank Gore rushed for two touchdowns, Jordan Todman had a tone-setting 99-yard return on the opening kickoff and the Indianapolis Colts held on late for a 31-26 win on Sunday over the Green Bay Packers.    


Packers Release RB Knile Davis

Just two weeks after trading for Knile Davis with the Kansas City Chiefs, the Packers released the running back on Monday. The compensation conditions of the trade ultimately were not met, so the Packers will not have to give up anything to Kansas City.


Falcons Rally to Beat Packers 33-32 on Sanu's TD Catch

Matt Ryan threw an 11-yard touchdown pass to Mohamed Sanu with 31 seconds remaining, rallying the Atlanta Falcons to a 33-32 victory over Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers on Sunday.    


Packers cut ties with Abbrederis

The Packers have cut ties with former Badgers star Jared Abbrederis. The Wisconsin native has reportedly reached an injury settlement with the team and has been placed on waivers. 


Roster Moves Made by the Packers

The Green Bay Packers have signed WR Geronimo Allison and S Jermaine Whitehead to the active roster from the practice squad, signed WR Dez Stewart to the practice squad, and placed WR Jared Abbrederis and S Chris Banjo on injured reserve. 


Packers list seven players as out for Bears game

The Packers will be severely short-handed when they host the Bears on Thursday night. The club ruled seven players out for the game in the final injury report of the week on Wednesday. Jared Abbrederis, Chris Banjo, Jared Cook, Eddie Lacy, Damarious Randall, Quinten Rollins and James Starks will not play. 


Packers Trade for RB Knile Davis

The Green Bay Packers have acquired RB Knile Davis from the Kansas City Chiefs in exchange for a conditional draft choice and placed CB Sam Shields on injured reserve.


Prescott Throws for 3 scores, Cowboys Beat Packers 30-16

Rookie Dak Prescott threw for 247 yards and three touchdowns, and the Dallas Cowboys forced four turnovers in a 30-16 win over the Green Bay Packers and their dysfunctional offense on Sunday.    


Offense Choppy, Packers D Gets to Giants in 23-16 win

Aaron Rodgers threw two touchdowns passes in an otherwise choppy night for the Green Bay offense, and the Packers' defense rattled the New York Giants and limited Odell Beckham Jr. in a 23-16 victory Sunday night.  


Packers' Daniels lands fine from NFL

Packers defensive lineman Mike Daniels landed a fine from the NFL for his roughing the passer penalty against the Vikings.


Packers Injury Report Heading Into Home Opener with Lions

The Packers released their most up to date injury report on Friday before their first regular season game at Lambeau Field this season against Detroit on Sunday. Most notably for Green Bay, Cornerback Sam Shields is listed as out for the second straight week undergoing concussion protocol.  


Rodgers fires back at critics

The Green Bay offense has not performed to it's usual standards. In particular, Aaron Rodgers has not been posting the numbers fans have grown accustomed to seeing from the All-Pro. He currently ranks 27th in the NFL in passing yards and 25th in passer rating. Still, Rodgers is not ready to hit the panic button. In fact, he fired back at the media on Wednesday. 


Packers CB Shields ruled out vs. Vikings

The Packers initially listed Shields as doubtful on the injury report before ruling him out on Saturday. He missed practice this week while going through the NFL's concussion protocol .


Packers Top CB Sam Shields Doubtful for Vikings Game

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- The Green Bay Packers have listed Sam Shields as doubtful for Sunday's game against Minnesota after the team's top cornerback was evaluated this week for a concussion.    Shields, who has been in the NFL's concussion protocol, hasn't practiced since getting hurt late in last week's season-opening win at Jacksonville.    Shields also missed four games late last season because of a concussion.    Reserve Josh Hawkins has already been... More>>

Shields, five others listed on Packers week two injury report

The Packers listed six players on their week two injury report.


Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extension

Packers left tackle David Bakhtiari has signed a contract extension to stay in Green Bay, and a person familiar with the talks says it's a four-year deal worth up to $51.67 million.    The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Tuesday because details of the extension have not been announced. first reported the extension for the lineman who protects quarterback Aaron Rodgers' blind side.    General manager Ted Thompson announced t... More>>

Madison welcomes IRONMAN athletes

Madison welcomed some of the nation's toughest athletes, IRONMAN participants.


Lane Taylor Will Start at Left Guard for Packers

One of the more surprising roster moves the Packers made at the cut deadline on Saturday was releasing three time Pro Bowl guard Josh Sitton. On Monday head coach Mike McCarthy said Lane Taylor will start at left guard on Sunday in Jacksonville.


Packers former guard Josh Sitton signs with Bears

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A day after being let go by Green Bay, Josh Sitton finds a new home 200 miles away in Chicago.  


Packers announce final roster cuts

After the surprising news of guard Josh Sitton being waived, the Packers released the rest of their final roster cuts. 


Packers release guard Josh Sitton

Sitton, who was originally selected by the Packers in the fourth round of the 2008 NFL Draft, started 112 of 121 regular-season games and all 13 postseason contests he appeared in for Green Bay over the last eight years.


Matthews, Peppers cleared by NFL

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The NFL has cleared Pittsburgh's James Harrison, Green Bay's Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers in an investigation of whether they were provided with or used performance enhancers.    Each player met with league investigators last week. The league was looking into allegations made in a documentary by Al-Jazeera America in January. The source of those allegations, which also targeted Peyton Manning, later retracted them.    The NFL said Wednesday it found "no cr... More>>

Packers make a change at punter

The Packers are making a change at punter. The team claimed Jacob Schum off waivers from Tampa Bay and released Tim Masthay. 


Bills acquire linebacker McCray in trade with Packers

The Buffalo Bills have acquired linebacker Lerentee McCray in trade with the Green Bay Packers.    In exchange, the Bills gave up an undisclosed pick in the 2018 draft. The trade was completed Tuesday, a few hours before Buffalo was required to cut 15 players to meet the NFL's 75-player roster limit.    At 6-foot-3 and 249 pounds, McCray spent his first two seasons with Denver before signing with Green Bay this past offseason. He was used mostly on special teams in... More>>

Packers announce first cuts of the preseason

All 32 NFL teams must drop the rosters to 75 by Tuesday, August 30 at 4 P.M. (ET)  


Jordy Nelson practices for first time in camp with Packers

Jordy Nelson's return to practice was greeted with big cheers as the Green Bay Packers got one of their big playmakers back.    At least for a little bit of practice.    Nelson, who missed all of last season with a knee injury, was limited to individual drills Monday and primarily ran routes on air and caught passes from Aaron Rodgers and rookie backups Joe Callahan and Marquise Williams. His goal is simple in his long-awaited comeback: Be ready to play this year's... More>>

Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper gets 18 years prison

Former NFL star Darren Sharper has been sentenced to 18 years in prison in a case where he was accused of drugging and raping as many as 16 women in four states.    Judge Jane Triche Milazzo sentenced Sharper on Thursday. He had pleaded guilty or no-contest to charges arising from the allegations of drugging and raping women in federal court in New Orleans, and state courts in Louisiana, Arizona, California and Nevada.    Prosecutors suggested a 9-year prison term ... More>>

Hall of Fame refunding ticket, hotel costs for canceled game

The Pro Football Hall of Fame is offering refunds to fans who bought tickets to its canceled preseason game this month.    The hall announced Thursday that it will reimburse fans for the face value of their tickets, fees and one-night hotel accommodations.    It was forced to cancel the Aug. 7 game between Green Bay and Indianapolis after paint congealed and hardened on parts of the field at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton.    At least four fans... More>>

Packers' Nelson passes physical

Aaron Rodgers may soon have his favorite receiver back in the fold. According to the NFL transaction wire, Jordy Nelson has passed his physical and is coming off the Physically Unable to Perform list. 


NFL Could Suspend 4 Players Over PED Probe Including Two Current Packers

 The NFL has said the four linebackers being investigated for an alleged link to performance-enhancing drugs will be suspended, if they don't agree to be interviewed by the league in the next 10 days, including Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers of the Green Bay Packers.


Without Rodgers, Packers edge Browns 17-11

Even without Aaron Rodgers and several other key players, the Green Bay Packers started their delayed preseason schedule with a 17-11 win over the Cleveland Browns on Friday night.    


Lawsuit planned by fans who missed Hall of Fame game

Several fans who traveled to Canton, Ohio for the Hall of Fame game that was canceled on Sunday night because of poor field conditions are planning to sue the NFL and the hall.    Attorney Michael Avenatti, who represented ticket holders for the 2011 Super Bowl who wound up without seats in Dallas, told The Associated Press on Tuesday that no fewer than 20 individuals have approached him about a class-action lawsuit. He said his firm has fielded another 10 calls about seekin... More>>

Hall of Fame game canceled due to field conditions

The news of the cancellation came after players complained of poor field conditions. 


"You know you did do something with yourself", Green reacts to Favre's induction

"He's doing something that very select few, the 1% of all athletics get to do," former Packers running back Ahman Green speaks out on former teammate and now Hall of Famer Brett Favre's induction. 


Packers welcome House Speaker Paul Ryan to training camp

The Green Bay Packers welcomed House speaker and lifelong fan Paul Ryan to training camp Thursday.    The presidential campaign was out of bounds for the Wisconsin Republican. He and his family met coach Mike McCarthy and his favorite player, quarterback Aaron Rodgers    Ryan couldn't stop smiling as he watched practice and talked football.    He also spoke to the team at midfield after practice. Ryan said he was nervous in spite of all the big speeches t... More>>

Packers WR Jordy Nelson says he had "hiccup" with left knee

Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson, who is starting training camp on the physically unable to perform list, says he had a minor issue with his left knee this offseason.    Nelson called it a "little hiccup," and that he wasn't worried about it. Coach Mike McCarthy also says he has no long-term concern with Nelson's health.    Still, Nelson thought he would be back on the field for the first practice of camp on Tuesday. He missed the entire 2015 seaso... More>>

Packers WR Jordy Nelson to start camp on PUP list

Receiver Jordy Nelson won't practice when the Green Bay Packers begin training camp on Tuesday.    Nelson was one of six Packers placed on the physically unable to perform list on Monday. Nelson is coming back from a torn right ACL injury that kept him out for the 2015 season.    The Packers have said that they might be cautious with Nelson as he comes back from injury. The Packers also have five preseason games this year since they play in the Hall of Fame game on... More>>

WR Greg Jennings says he's retiring after decade in NFL

Receiver Greg Jennings says he's retiring after a decade in the National Football League.    Jennings, in a video posted on social media, says "football is over. I'm done."    The 32-year-old Jennings finishes his career with 571 catches for 8,291 yards and 64 touchdowns. He spent last season with the Miami Dolphins, making just 19 catches for 208 yards and a score, playing in all 16 games.    Jennings also spent two seasons with the Minnesota V... More>>

Green Bay Packers apply to host NFL draft in '19, '20 or '21

The Green Bay Packers would like to host the NFL Draft.    Team President Mark Murphy says the Packers have applied to host the draft in 2019, 2020 or 2021. He told attendees at the team's annual shareholders meeting on Thursday that the league views the draft as an event that can move around the country annually, similar to the Super Bowl. The last two drafts were held in Chicago.    Green Bay is the league's only publicly owned franchise, and reports to sharehold... More>>

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