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With the Packers enjoying a much-needed bye, we continue our position-by-position report on the team with the wide receivers. Picking up the slack for Greg Jennings and even Jordy Nelson, James Jones and Randall Cobb have been sensational.
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Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy wasn’t kidding when he called second-round pick Randall Cobb “very talented,” “multidimensional,” and “a matchup player” after the 2011 NFL Draft. We didn’t see a whole lot outside of kick returns last year, but this season has really seen Cobb explode on the offense. From his role in the slot to his special place in the...
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...
Packers TE Tom Crabtree hauls in a 72-yard touchdown against the Cardinals
The NFL season never unfolds how we think it will. The same can be said about the Packers 2012 season.Who could have predicted the following?
Tom Crabtree having more long touchdown catches than any wide receiver.
10 starters missing time with injuries.
Special teams being a bright spot despite Mason Crosby...
Aaron Rodgers was not happy with the way that he was portrayed on a recent episode of 60 Minutes that aired on CBS, and he made that known on Tuesday.
During his weekly radio show with ESPN Milwaukee, the Green Bay Packers quarterback admitted that he was surprised in what made the air on Sunday night. What’s more, he was upset with with the television show’s editors for the...
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...
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...
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...
Mike McCarthy and Aaron Rodgers celebrate after a Tom Crabtree TD against the Arizona Cardinals.
Coming into the season, there were a couple stretches that appeared difficult on the Packers’ schedule.
The first tough part of the Packers’ schedule began on opening weekend, while the second challenging stretch figured to be coming out of the bye week.
In week one, the San Francisco...
With the Packers enjoying a much-needed bye, we continue our position-by-position report on the team with the running backs. The Packers, who haven't been nearly as effective running the ball since Cedric Benson's injury, will move forward with Alex Green and James Starks.
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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