Found October 20, 2013 on Fantasy Football Champs:
PLAYERS: Eddie Lacy
TEAMS: Green Bay Packers
Packers running back Eddie Lacy had 82 yards, 26 receiving yards and a touchdown Sunday against Cleveland.Fantasy Spin:Lacy has carried the ball 23, 23 and 22 times the last three games and should continue to receive that type of workload as the Packers are down several weapons in the passing game.

Washington Redskins are shopping tight end Fred Davis; Packers could have interest

With Jermichael Finley currently hospitalized in the intensive care unit, the Green Bay Packers could be looking for a replacement. According to Pro Football Talk, the Washington Redskins are shooping tight end Fred Davis. Davis signed a free agent contract earlier this season to remain a Skin. Now the team is attempting to trade him. […]

James Jones carries questionable tag after missing practice all week; look for Jarrett Boykin to see an uptick in targets (Week 7 Injury Report)

Week 7 Injury Report James Jones – Questionable: For a team that loves a three-wideout package, the Packers suddenly likely find themselves down two. It’s hard to imagine that Jones is out there on Sunday, and Cobb is done until very late in the year at best. Jordy Nelson and Jarrett Boykin are likely to see a sharp uptick in targets against the Browns.   Cecil Shorts and Justin...

Jermichael Finley in the ICU after suffering neck injury

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen,  Packers tight end Jermichael Finley stayed overnight in the ICU after suffering a neck injury during Sunday’s win over the Browns. Packers TE Jermichael Finley in ICU after his neck injury. He has not had surgery as of early this a.m. and status uncertain. Monitoring. — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) October 21, 2013 The good news is that...

Jermichael Finley leaves ICU but reportedly has bruised spinal cord

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- There was some sense of relief from Green Bay Packers coaches and players when they arrived at Lambeau Field on Monday and found out that tight end Jermichael Finley was moving around his hospital room. Less than 24 hours earlier, Finley was motionless in the middle of the field and needed to be carted away on a stretcher after suffering a neck injury. While any...

Report: Jermichael Finley in ICU After Suffering Neck Injury in Packers’ Win Over Browns

It’s never good news when a football player takes a hit up high and has to be stretchered off the field. More often than not, thankfully, the injury is somewhat minor, at least when you think about how scary the actual play and medical care looked. So when Jermichael Finley lay on the Lambeau Field grass Sunday after taking a hit to the head, you wouldn’t be alone if you thought...

Packers coaches pleased with how young receivers have stepped up

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Having assessed the film of the Packers' 31-13 win over the Cleveland Browns in Week 7, Green Bay's coordinators broke down the bigger topics from the game with the media. Here are three question-and-answer highlights from each coordinator: DEFENSIVE COORDINATOR DOM CAPERS 1. With as good as Jamari Lattimore has been in his two starts, did you see this...

Packers Tight End Jermichael Finley Transferred Out of ICU, Up Walking Around

It was a scary scene at Lambeau Field on Sunday night when Jermichael Finley suffered a neck injury that left him immobilized, but the Packers tight end appears to be recovering at a rapid pace and his sense of humor seems to be unharmed. Finley suffered a significant injury against the Browns, taking a blow to the head that led him to be stretchered off the field and transferred...

Jermichael Finley still hospitalized but “upbeat” after injury

While his long-term status is still far from certain, Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy had a positive update on tight end Jermichael Finley on Monday. Less than 24 hours after suffering an injury that forced Finley to spend the night in the hospital, McCarthy said that the sixth-year player was “very upbeat, very positive” and performing daily activities. Finley still...

Packers' teammates shaken up by Finley's injury, hoping for the best

As one of the first players on the scene Andrew Quarless tried to help Jermichael Finley up. The Packers tight end took a violent shot from Cleveland's Tashaun Gipson on a 10-yard reception. "And he told me he couldn’t move" Quarless said "so I said ‘Just stay there.’ It was tough.” Finely could talk but he couldn't move. Eventually he was taken...

Week 7: Packers vs. Browns Preview

This week has been a pretty uneventful one for the Green Bay Packers. No...wait...other way around, sorry: it's been a very eventful week for the Pack. It could cause more than a few Packer fans to get...nervous.After all, the Packers lost two of their starting receivers in the win against the Ravens, James Jones and Randall Cobb, for varying amounts of time. It was hoped that...

Green Bay Trumps Cleveland 31-13, Jermichael Finley Injured

The Green Bay Packers toyed with the Cleveland Browns all day Sunday afternoon, lighting up the scoreboard as they got out to a quick 14-0 lead after one quarter and held the lead the entire way.  Finely, who spent the night in the ICU while having several tests done, is said to be doing well and has walked around some, but as head coach Mike McCarthy said, any timetable for him...

Jermichael Finley is out of ICU and walking, tweets thank you to supporters

On Sunday night, Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley tweeted that not only is he out of the ICU, but he was able to walk to and from the shower.

Report: Jermichael Finley likely to miss four to six weeks

Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has been told by doctors that he should be released from the hospital within the next 24 hours, reports ESPN. According to ESPN sources, Finley will likely miss at least four to six weeks.  He will not require surgery and all current indications are that he will be able to resume his NFL career. Finley’s current Game Predictions: Packers vs. Browns

Cory Jennerjohn (@coryjennerjohn) When the most dynamic player on the Browns is tight Jordan Cameron, Cleveland is at a severe disadvantage. The Brownies have been good causing turnovers with five picks and four fumbles, but they also turn the ball over with nine giveaways as well. It’s not all rosy for the Packers as Mike McCarthy may not be able to dress the gameday maximum of...

Packers vs. Browns: My Bittersweet Report

Yesterday was a beautiful day in the neighborhood. The Bears lost against the Redskins and the Packers won against the Browns. The Packers have established a fairly balanced offense with 253 passing yards and 104 rushing yards. Top performers included rookie Running back Eddie Lacy (22 carries, 82 yards, 1 TD) and Wide Receiver Jarrett Boykin (8 receptions, 103 yards, 1 TD). The...
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