GREEN BAY, Wis. -- This is an all-new Jermichael Finley. The most outspoken member of the Green Bay Packers has completely shifted his locker room demeanor and off-the-field attitude in recent months.
Over the past five years, when Finley has had something to say, he was willing to tell anyone who would listen. The honest and straight-shooting tight end hadn't yet acquired the filter that most NFL players eventually realize is necessary for sustaining a career.
Last season, Finley didn't hide his true feelings when he felt a lack of chemistry with quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Finley repeated how chemistry was an issue between the two, emphasizing his points during an October 2012 locker room interview. That, of course, made headlines across the country. It also left Rodgers and other Packers players to deal with the fallout.
Before a divisional showdown with the rival Chicago Bears late last season, Finley took aim at the face of the franchise, Brian Urlacher. Finley told FOXSportsWis...