Found July 30, 2013 on Sportress of Blogitude:
On Saturday, the Green Bay Packers held their fourth annual 5K run at Lambeau Field, and for one day, Packer Backers set aside the beer, bratwurst and cheese and get a little exercise in as a means to celebrate the start of training camp and the upcoming NFL season. One such individual who attended the [...]The post Elderly Packers fan rocks her trademark mohawk for team’s annual 5K run (pic) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

Eddie Lacy not worried about weight, unflattering picture

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Eddie Lacy saw the picture. Players inside the Green Bay Packers locker room saw it too and made sure to give their rookie running back a hard time about it. Lacy didn't care. Yeah, that particular photo doesn't make the 5-foot-11, 230-pounder look good, but Lacy knows it's not an accurate representation of the condition that he's in. "That...

Eddie Lacy looks like a fat man at Packers training camp

According to this photo, Green Bay Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy put on some serious weight. He's just plain fat at training camp.

Mike McCarthy says Eddie Lacy is in shape

On Monday a photo of Packers running back Eddie Lacy went viral.  It looked like the rookie back went on a McDonalds diet and gained 30 pounds over night. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy cleared things up today and said that Lacy is in shape and wouldn’t be playing if he wasn’t. “Going through the conditioning test, he was fine. If we had any concern about any guys they wouldn’t...

Micah Hyde Becomes Training Camp’s Week 1 Darling

It only makes sense that in the first practice after I write a piece about how there are 4 corners on the roster (Williams, House, Hayward, Shields) with a legitimate chance to make an impact on the 2013 Green Bay Packers that the darling of training camp is CB Micah Hyde.  It certainly makes sense.  Hyde has rare size for a cornerback (6’1″ 197) and was a playmaker all throughout...

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy disputes notion that Eddie Lacy is fat (pic/vid)

On Monday, a photo (above) that made its way around the Internet on Monday igniting a firestorm of fat jokes seems to show that Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy may have packed on a few tens of pounds during the offseason and showed up to training camp terribly out of shape. Obese, even. [...]The post Packers head coach Mike McCarthy disputes notion that Eddie Lacy is fat...

Green Bay Packers: Previewing the first half of the season

Aaron Rodgers (Photo Credit: David Welker) This Sunday, the NFL season kicks off with the annual Hall of Fame game, where the Dallas Cowboys will take on the Miami Dolphins.  That means in about one month, the regular season starts and the Green Bay Packers look to defend their NFC North crown.  The first half of the season for the Packers is filled with many heavy hitters from...

Mike McCarthy Says Eddie Lacy Is Not Out Of Shape

Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy received a ton of scrutiny on Monday when a photo of him catching a pass, while looking extremely chubby surfaced on the web. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy came to Lacy’s rescue on Tuesday, and told reporters “that photos are deceiving, and that Lacy is in good enough shape to do what the Packers need him to do.” “Going through...

3 Key Issues Facing Packers

Veteran wide receiver Jordy Nelson struggled at times to get open last season The Green Bay Packers reported to camp on Thursday and worked in shells on Friday and Saturday. Here are three somewhat under-the-radar issues facing the team heading into the first full week of practice: CREATE MORE SEPARATION It’s fair to blame the offensive line and the quarterback for the ridiculous...

Packerpedia: Training Camp First Impressions

Now that the Packers have actually been on the field and in pads, Mike and Dan share their very early impressions of the 2013 team. They discuss the good start by rookie draft picks Datone Jones, Johnathan Franklin, and Micah Hyde. They also take a stab at one possible theory why Mike Neal is starting camp on the injury report. Listen to internet radio with Packers Talk Radio Network...

Jeff Saturday has no desire to come out of retirement to sign with Broncos

With Broncos center Dan Koppen lost for the season the first name that came to everyone’s mind was that of  Jeff Saturday. Saturday, 38, was the longtime center for Peyton Manning in Indianapolis but the [...]

No Huddle Radio – Talking Football with Ted Sundquist, Former Broncos GM

No Huddle co-hosts Marques Eversoll (@MJEversoll), Adam Czech (@adamczech) and Jason Perone (@JasonPerone) chat with former Denver Bronco’s General Manager Ted Sundquist and gain some valuable insight into the mind of an NFL GM.  Ted discusses his new book, “Taking Your Team To The Top:  How To Build And Manage Great Teams Like The Pros”.  He also talks about his informative...

Blackhawks Selling Melted Stanley Cup Ice & I’m Going To Buy A Gallon

  Am I a sucker for useless things sold by sports franchises? Yep, I already have one share of the Green Bay Packers…

Packers glorious past illustrated in new book released today

There are more Green Bay Packers fans in this country than fanatics of any other team. At least that’s what Nebraska Cornhuskers QB Taylor Martinez told me a few days ago. Although I’m not sure what metric he’s using. Or if he’s even right. He says the Huskers are #2 behind the Packers. Sounds believable to me. But I recommend all Packer Backers check out the beautifully...

Out of the Pocket Podcast – Camp Bodies

Join Kelly, Richard and Colleen for first hand reports from training camp and shameless plugs for family members *coughjordanrodgerscough*. We also debate whether or not James Starks will get cut, give props to Leslie Frazier, and freely bet away our paychecks (cuz we don’t make anything). Football is back!” Listen in using the player below or download the podcast from the Packers...
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