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Jordy Nelson underwent a knee scope less than a month ago but appears to be fully recovered with coach Mike McCarthy telling us he “looks like he’s back to his old self“. Green Bay’s date with San Francisco is a less than ideal start to the season, but Rodgers and his receivers are to a certain degree matchup proof, insomuch as if they are healthy, you’ve got to have them out there despite the fact that the 49er secondary could slow down their progress. The outlook on Nelson heading into Week 1 appears rosey, so, get him in your lineup...
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“In Ted We Trust.”
This phrase has become part of every Packers fan’s lingo.
Posters have been made in it’s honor:
Even T shirts have been made promoting this belief:
It is a great phrase, perfectly capturing what every Packers fan should do at all times-trust the person in charge of football operations to make the best decisions regarding football operations...
The Green Bay Packers learned a valuable lesson last January, don't take the read option lightly. San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick put on a show at the Packers expense racking up a record 181 rushing yards for a quarterback in NFL playoff history. For head coach Mike McCarthy and defensive coordinator Dom Capers, it was the lowlight since they have been together...
According to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Packers cornerback Casey Hayward has such a bad hamstring injury that he’s expected to be held out for the next month.
A source close to Hayward said the second-year player doesn’t expect to play in the first month of the season.
Hayward was declared out of the San Francisco early in the week.
“I don’t really have a time line...
Bob McGinn and Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel report that Packers CB Casey Hayward is expected to miss at least a month of action.
Having initially been diagnosed with a minor hamstring injury during training camp, Hayward suffered a setback in his recovery during the team’s third preseason game and is now expected to be out for a noticeable period of time.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It was clear that the Green Bay Packers did not want to think about last season's divisional-round playoff loss to the San Francisco 49ers. With the two teams matching up Sunday afternoon for the first time since the 49ers won 45-31 to end Green Bay's 2012 season, the Packers are acting like that game was a lifetime ago and are trying to avoid adding any...
Aaron Rodgers isn't out for revenge in Green Bay's season opener. Sure, the 49ers bounced the Packers from the NFC playoffs with a 45-31 win in January, but the former MVP quarterback — who grew up a Niners fan in Northern California — says he and his teammates are simply focused on the task at hand.
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It’s the first episode of PackerTalk’s Newest weekly podcast, Behind Enemy Lines, where Amanda and Chris go deep into 49ers territory to talk about Sunday’s game with Al Sacco, staff writer for for 49ers Web Zone , 49ers Gab, and Sports Southwest . What do the Packers have in store for them this weekend as they take on Colin Kaepernick and the read option? Go deep inside...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By TODD McMAHON Associated Press Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers and his fellow coaches went back to school after the team's ugly loss to San Francisco in the playoffs last season.
Coach Mike McCarthy sent his coaches on a day trip early in the offseason to College Station, Texas, to talk football with the staff from Texas...
Thoughts off the top of Bacardi’s Dome:
The Packers are in serious trouble for this game. As witnessed first hand last January, the Packers will struggle to defend San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The Packers did nothing to upgrade their middle linebackers this offseason, and it’ll show against run option QBs like Kaep. Additionally, Green Bay’s best cornerback...