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Green Bay Packers
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The Packers are 6-3 after a 2-3 start, but since their Houston blowout win, all 3 of their games have been very easy, against St. Louis, Jacksonville, and Arizona and I haven’t been impressed with their performance overall. Defensively, they’re about as banged up as you can get. Already missing Charles Woodson and Nick Perry for an extended period of time and middle linebackers DJ Smith and Desmond Bishop for the year, the Packers have now lost their one irreplaceable defensive player, Clay Matthews for an extended period of time. Meanwhile, Erik Walden, who has been playing well at linebacker in Perry’s absence, is also out.
Offensively, already missing top receiver Greg Jennings with other starting receiver Jordy Nelson banged up and starting running back Cedric Benson out for a while, they may now be without right tackle Bryan Bulaga for an extended period of time on an already struggling offensive line. The timing could not be worse because their p...
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers wasn’t too happy with the way CBS’s 60 Minutes portrayed him this past Sunday night.
Rodgers says he feels like he wasn’t respected.
“To be honest, I was really surprised,” Rodgers said Tuesday on his weekly radio show on 540 ESPN and ESPNWisconsin.com. “It’s always interesting to see how (a piece like that) comes out. I just...
NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers can get his 15 minutes of fame any time he wants, so it might be a while before he again gives the time of day to CBS news magazine "60 Minutes."
The show gave 11 of its 60 minutes to telling the story of the Green Bay Packers' quarterback Sunday night, and Rodgers critiqued the editing of the piece somewhat harshly during his Tuesday radio show...
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been playing at an elite level for so long that when the reigning NFL MVP began this season with three straight games in which his quarterback rating was below 95 something that happened only once all last season some of the more demanding of his team's fans were wondering if he'd lost his mojo.Never mind that Rodgers'...
The promising rookie season of Green Bay Packers first-round pick Nick Perry is over after he was placed on injured reserve with a wrist injury.
The Green Bay Press-Gazette reported that the linebacker had surgery to repair a ligament. Perry had missed the last three games, but it was with a knee injury. There was no hint anything else was amiss until coach Mike McCarthy said Monday...
Another shattering injury for the Green Bay Packers, who seem to get bad injury news week after week. The roster seems as if it’s dwindling down and they are running out of players, but the Packers continue to steamroll opponents, and are considered one of the hottest teams in the league right now.
Per Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, Packers Rookie LB Nick Perry is likely to...
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was featured on last Sunday’s edition of the long-running CBS news magazine “60 Minutes”, and it seems the All-Pro quarterback was unhappy with the final cut that made that airwaves.
Rodgers told ESPN Milwaukee this week that he wasn’t pleased with the way the 11 minute segment was edited together.
“When you open up your life...
Along with Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews, wide
receiver Jordy Nelson is questionable to play following the team’s bye week.
While Matthews and Nelson will return at some point this season, it was
reported yesterday that linebacker Nick Perry is likely headed to the team’s
injured reserve list following surgery on his wrist.
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Packers running back James Starks could see an increased role when the team gets back from the bye. SOURCE: Tom Silverstein, Milwaukee Journal-SentinelFantasy Spin:Silverstein said Starks proved against the Cardinals in Week 9 that he's back to full strength after a two-month absence due to a toe injury. Alex Green was ineffective as the lead back and serves the team better as...
Paul Hornung's football career was about as successful as any player could hope for. The Green Bay Packers legend was a Heisman Trophy winner in 1956, the first overall pick in the NFL draft a year later and the league's Most Valuable Player in 1961.
Now, Hornung has agreed to sell a few items from his college and professional football collection. According to the Milwaukee...