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Finley may be trying to talk his way out of Titletown
Posted by Mike Florio on November 21, 2012, 7:29 AM EST
When I first stumbled across the story from Rob Reischel of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, I thought it was from last month. It turns out the item was from Tuesday, even though the quotes were from last week.
Yes, Packers tight end Jermichael Finley once again has been carping about a lack of chemistry with quarterback Aaron Rodgers.
“Both of us need to just go out, maybe have a drink or two and just spill everything,” Finley told Reischel last week in the story dated November 20. “It sounds easy, but it’s not. He’s throwing it to who he’s comfortable with.
“I think [Randall] Cobb’s taken my position from ’09. I want to line up where Cobb’s lining up because I know the ball’s coming there.”
Regardless of where Finley lined up on Sun
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Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley still seems to have chemistry issues with quarterback Aaron Rodgers. He recently talked about them.
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Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has made public his concerns about how Aaron Rodgers doesn't appear to be looking his way, saying "me and 12 just ain’t been on."
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It may not seem like it from outside the Packers' locker room, but quarterback Aaron Rodgers insists that his relationship with outspoken tight end Jermichael Finley is actually quite strong at the moment.
Finley has commented numerous times over the past year that there can sometimes be a lack of chemistry between he and the NFL's reigning Most Valuable...
University of California football coach Jeff Tedford was fired Tuesday in his 11th season at the school, and his most successful former player didn't waste any time coming to his defense.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who started for Tedford in 2003 and '04, disagreed strongly with his alma mater's move during his weekly radio show on ESPN 540 in Milwaukee...
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Matthews has been fighting a hamstring injury and the Packer’s had been holding out hope that the skipping the Lions game would help.
Matthews injured his hamstring in week 9 and hasn’t seen the field since.
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings has returned to practice for the first time since having surgery to repair a torn abdominal muscle.
Jennings caught some balls and ran some routes at full speed in Wednesday's practice, trying to see how much he can do. He says he felt ''great,'' and had ''no pain whatsoever.'' But his endurance is...
Now that Greg Jennings is back to practice, playing in a game might not be too far behind.
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It wasn't too long ago that the Green Bay Packers were in a bad place, lagging at the bottom of the NFC North with a - gasp! - losing record while folks picked apart their flaws as if they were some sideshow on Dr. Phil.
Well, well. Look at them now.
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Packers RCB Sam Shields (ankle) has suffered a setback, and will be sidelined a “couple of weeks.” Shields was originally knocked out with a shin injury, but is apparently dealing with an ankle ailment. He hasn’t played since Week 6. Rookie Casey Hayward has acquitted himself well in Shields’ absence.
Hayward has 5 interceptions on the season, to include a forced fumble. ...
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings returned to
practice for the first time since undergoing abdominal surgery yesterday, while
the team has announced that linebacker Clay Matthews in doubtful to play Sunday
against the New York Giants and cornerback Sam Shields has experienced a setback,
reports Tyler Dunne and Tom Silverstein of the Journal Sentinel.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- If the Packers are going to win their sixth consecutive game with a victory over the New York Giants on Sunday, quarterback Aaron Rodgers will need to perform better than he did last year in the playoffs when Eli Manning & Co. ended Green Bay's season prematurely.
In his weekly meeting with the media, Rodgers talked about a growing rivalry with the Giants...
Running back Cedric Benson of the Green Bay Packers said Wednesday it's still possible that he will need foot surgery, which would end his first season with the team. Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports.
Benson has an appointment scheduled later in the month with Robert Anderson, a foot and ankle specialist in Charlotte, N.C.
"It's still a lingering...
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