Found February 20, 2012 on Pro Football Talk:
We reported during the season that the Packers and tight end Jermichael Finley eventually could find themselves in a fight regarding the question of whether, for the purposes of the franchise tag, Finley is a tight end or a wide receiver. With the franchise tender for tight ends expected to be in the range of…

Could Matt Flynn throw a wrench in April’s NFL draft?

Whether Peyton Manning remains an Indianapolis Colt or not is irrelevant when it comes to the future of the franchise.  This offseason Indianapolis will choose who they hope will be their quarterback for the next 10-15 seasons.  Maybe it’s Andrew Luck out of Stanford.  Maybe it’s Heisman trophy winner Robert Griffin III.  Either is a reasonable No. 1 overall pick and no one...

Rodgers Day goes from Facebook to Senate

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Being a Super Bowl champion and NFL Most Valuable Player in Wisconsin now may come with an additional accolade: having a day named in your honor. The Wisconsin state Assembly on Tuesday unanimously passed a resolution to call Dec. 12, 2012, Aaron Rodgers Day. The resolution has now been sent to the state Senate. In the 2010 season, Rodgers who wears No. 12 ...

Canadians can buy Packers shares

Canadians who want to buy Green Bay Packers stock will now get their chance. The team said Monday it has cleared Canadian regulatory requirements and is now selling shares north of the border. Each share costs $250. In the US, there's also a $25 handling fee. In Canada, the charge is $35. The NFL's only publicly-owned team originally offered 280,000 shares for sale. It...

Packers' stock for sale north of the border

The Green Bay Packers are now selling shares north of the border. The team cleared Canadian regulatory requirements and will sell its shares for $250. A $35 handling fee will still apply. Green Bay, which is the NFL's only publicly owned franchise, will end its sale of shares no later than Feb. 29. As of last week, there were 17,000 shares still available. "Since launching...

Wells, Packers could be headed for divorce

Packers center Scott Wells is coming off his best season at age 31 and has plenty of leverage. It sounds like he intends on using it. Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel makes the convincing case Tuesday that the newly minted Pro Bowler is likely to leave Green Bay in free agency. Wells and the…

Packers stock now for sale north of the border

Canadians who want to buy Green Bay Packers stock will now get their chance.

12/12/12 could be Aaron Rodgers day in Wisconsin

The Associated Press reports that the state Assembly in Wisconsin has decided to honor Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the 2011 NFL MVP. Since Rodgers wears No. 12, the state Assembly has selected December 12, 2012. Yep.  12/12/12. The measure now moves to the Wisconsin Senate. Meanwhile, Brett Favre may want to know why they didn’t…

NFC North Watch: Laying the Offseason Groundwork

So as we’re painfully aware, it’s the offseason. Which means sometimes there isn’t enough Bears news to go around, so we’re going to keep an eye or two or three (wait what?) scattered around the division. “Know thy enemy” is a very sage piece of wisdom in any competitive endeavor, and it continues to hold true in football, so as we started doing on a near-weekly basis...
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