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According to an NFL scout that spoke with Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Packers WR Greg Jennings may have a ”much smaller” market for his services than Vincent Jackson had last year.
“I put Vincent Jackson last year up in the elite spectrum, a Pro Bowl-caliber player,” the scout said. “He’s also 6-5 and still can do a lot more things. Greg can’t compete with Vincent right now.“
Jennings seems to understand that the odds of him returning to Green Bay next season aren’t all that great.
“What would be the most difficult part?” said Jennings when asked what the hardest part of leaving Green Bay would be. “I don’t know if there’s a difficult part. Like I said, I’m excited for the future. Football is going to be football. I’m excited for that.”
He may not offer as much in terms of size and the ability to go up and get the ball like Jackson, but Jennings is one of the best route runners in the game and can still be force in the passing game. He’s dealt with injuries in recent yea
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GREEN BAY, Wis. Greg Jennings sounds like a player who knows his days with the Green Bay Packers are over.
As the 29-year-old wide receiver and free agent-to-be cleaned out his locker Sunday, just 14 hours after the Packers' lopsided playoff loss in San Francisco, Jennings seemed content with the increasingly likely scenario that he'll be playing elsewhere next season....
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Following Saturday night’s loss to the 49ers, Packers wide receiver’s Greg Jennings and Donald Driver were pondering their future’s with the only organization they’ve ever played for.
“It’s been great. I love this organization,” said Jennings, per PackersNews.com. “The reality is there will probably be some changes made. Hopefully, I’m here, but if not I’m ready...
One by one, Greg Jennings took down the photos of his wife and children that lined his locker, careful not to rip them as he removed the tape. Below him, two plastic bins were filled with shampoo, lotion, toothpaste and deodorant.
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For the first time since 2009, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have multiple representatives in the Pro Bowl, the NFL's annual version of an all-star game.
Wide receiver Vincent Jackson, who had 72 catches for 1,384 yards and eight touchdowns and led the NFL with 19.2 ypc average, will replace Detroit's Calvin Johnson on the team, the NFL announced Tuesday.
Tampa Bay defensive...
Green Bay wideout Jordy Nelson (knee, ankle) is active for Saturday's game against the 49ers.Fantasy Spin:Randall Cobb (illness) and Jermichael Finley (hamstring) are also active, giving Aaron Rodgers plenty of weapons. We'd play Cobb and Greg Jennings over Nelson.
Tampa Bay receiver Vincent Jackson has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl, replacing Detroit's Calvin Johnson, who broke the NFL's single- season record for reception yards in 2012.
The NFL made the announcement Tuesday.
Jackson led the Bucs with career bests of 72 receptions and 1,384 yards after signing with them as a free agent last winter.
Johnson had 122 receptions and...
Bucs will have another player of the team going to the Pro Bowl in Hawaii. Wide receiver Vincent Jackson is making his third trip to NFL’s All-Star game after originally being selected as an alternate. Here is the official media release from the Bucs: The National Football League announced today that Tampa Bay WR Vincent Jackson has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl roster, replacing...