Found July 09, 2013 on PPR Fantasy Football:
During the 2011 season, Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson was dominant. He racked up over 1,200 yards receiving to go along with an incredible 15 touchdowns in a breakout campaign that really put him on the map as a top-notch receiver in the NFL. It also opened the eyes of fantasy football owners as the once under appreciated Nelson, suddenly became a vital part of many fantasy teams, finishing fourth among wide receivers in fantasy points in point-per-reception formats. The former Kansas State product averaged an incredible 13.2 yards per target during that 2011 season and averaged more than 17.8 fantasy points per game. He was incredibly productive and efficient, posting 2.96 fantasy points per target – by far the best at his position. All of this set the stage for a big season in 2012. Many fantasy analysts said Nelson was nothing but a fluke and cautioned owners against drafting him too early. In some ways they were correct: It was going to be almost impossible for Ne...

Aaron Rodgers zings TMZ dude after being hassled outside L.A. club (video)

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is enjoying the last vestiges of his time away from football by spending some time in his native California. On Tuesday, the very casually dressed former MVP and Super Bowl champ took in some of the Los Angeles nightlife at Bootsy Bellows on the Sunset Strip. Being that [...]The post Aaron Rodgers zings TMZ dude after being hassled outside...

Midweek Movie: Jordy Nelson-The Quiet Superstar

If the Packers offense is going to click, there is one player who needs to perform at a high level in 2013. That player is Jordy Nelson. Nelson burst on the national scene during Super Bowl XLV, with his 9 catch, 140 yard performance, a major reason the Packers emerged victorious. He followed that up with a career season in 2011. 68 receptions, 1,263 yards, and 15 touchdowns later...

5 Guys That Have to be Good: #1 – Terrell Manning

Training camp opens on July 26.  To prep for that I’m going to take a look at 5 players that “have to be good”.  The reasons can be varying but because of whatever circumstance it is either vitally important to the 2013 season or the teams foreseeable future that the investments made in these players pay off.  When a team is run the way that the Packers are, players have...

'Love' of game by Lambeau, Herber recalled by grandchildren

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It was an honor that very few grandchildren could ever experience. But with grandfathers like Green Bay Packers legends Curly Lambeau and Arnie Herber, accepting an award on their behalf was yet another reminder of their impact in the early days of the franchise. For John Lambeau, the 58-year-old grandson of Curly Lambeau, and Robin Miller, the granddaughter of...

Football Nation Preview: The 2013 Green Bay Packers

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2013 Fantasy Football Preview: Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers are coming off of a 2012 season where they won the NFC North with an 11-5 record and beat their division rival Minnesota Vikings before losing to the 49ers in the conference semi-finals.The offseason saw Donald Driver retire, Charles Woodson get released and sign with the Oakland Raiders, Tom Crabtree go unsigned, and Greg Jennings go unsigned and land with...

Jeff Saturday is ESPN's 68th NFL analyst

In case you were worried ESPN was going to suffer from a shortage of NFL analysts this fall, have no fear!  Bristol has added yet another former player to their endless array of NFL analysts.  This time, it's former Colts center Jeff Saturday, who I'm guessing will step right into Matt Light's shoes (Light left ESPN quietly in the last year) as Generic Offensive Lineman...

Packers Face Some Tough Decisions

Safety Morgan Burnett is one of 15 players eligible for free agency in 2014 As of today, a whopping 15 Packers are scheduled to become unrestricted free agents at the end of the season. This bloated list includes receiver James Jones, tight end Jermichael Finley, center Evan Dietrich-Smith, defensive linemen B.J. Raji and Ryan Pickett, cornerback Sam Shields and safety Morgan Burnett...

Brett Favre’s Number Likely to Be Retired by Packers Before 2016, According to Team CEO Mark Murphy

Brett Favre was the face of the Green Bay Packers’ franchise revival in the 1990s, and despite an unceremonious end to his time in Green Bay, the Packers intend to immortalize the quarterback at some point. Packers CEO Mark Murphy said in his monthly column on the team’s website that they hope to retire Favre’s No. 4 before the quarterback is inducted into the Hall of Fame...

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