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Green Bay Packers TE Jermichael Finley is gifted with some remarkable athletic ability, but he seems to consistently underachieve. If Finley disappoints this season, could the Packers decide to cut ties with the tight end after this season? It’s very possible according to Pro Football Weekly.
In their “Whispers” section, the website explains that despite the fact the Packers extended Finley this offseason, the Packers could still decide to go another direction with the tight end after the season. Finley returned to the season last year after recovering from a knee injury. Despite scoring eight touchdowns last season, Finley struggled with drops.
Finley was extended with a two-year $14 million dollar contract this offseason, but he is due a nearly $4.5 million dollar bonus after the start of the 2013 calendar year. Finley has been mentioned as the next budding tight end in certain circles, and it’s likely that he is seeking a long term contract on par with Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski ...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings re-injured his groin and has been ruled out for the remainder of Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints.
Jennings caught a touchdown pass -- his first of the season -- from quarterback Aaron Rodgers early in the second quarter to give Green Bay a 14-7 lead. But on the following drives, Jennings stood on the sideline...
Green Bay wideout Greg Jennings (groin) sat out the second half of Sunday's game and is questionable for Week 5 against Indianapolis.Fantasy Spin:Jennings has yet to catch more than 35 yards worth of passes in any game this season and is quickly turning into a fantasy bust. The Packers have plenty of other options with James Jones, Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb and Jermichael Finley...
Just when the Green Bay Packers thought they had escaped the horrendous officiating that cost them the win against the Seattle Seahawks, it reappeared Sunday at home vs. the New Orleans Saints. This time they got the win, in large part thanks to an offense that had really been struggling in their first 3 games. Their offense has been so bad in fact that Sunday marked the first time...
Jeff Triplette, arguably the worst ref in the NFL, decided to shove Green Bay Packer Clay Matthews yesterday. His team had blown a fumble call and the Packers couldn't challenge because they were out...
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Green Bay wideout Greg Jennings (groin) was limited in practice for the third straight day Friday, but he's being listed as probable for Week 4.Fantasy Spin:Jennings missed Week 2 and has clearly been affected by the injury. The receiver is averaging just 6.3 yards per catch and 3.3 YAC.
Packers’ Clay Matthews Comments On Visiting 0-3 Saints -
“It’s like a wounded dog coming in here. They’re 0-3, but when you tell anybody that you’re playing the Saints, they don’t assume that they have that record. … They have no sympathy for us and we don’t for them.” - Clay Matthews
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Now that nobody in Green Bay has fingernails left and some will be sporting new gray hairs on their head it is time to sum up the game.
This game featured a battle between the starting quarterbacks as Aaron Rodgers threw for 319 yards and four touchdowns. Not to be outdone Drew Brees threw for 446 yards and three touchdowns.
In terms of offense, the Packers had a solid attack. ...
Despite some more questionable calls and a suspect pass defense, the Green Bay packers persevered at home to outlast the New Orleans Saints by the score of 28-27.
Aaron Rodgers wasn’t quite Drew Brees, but still effective while going 31-of-41 for 319 yards, four touchdowns and just the one interception.
The Packers (2-2) kept pace in a competitive NFC North division while the Saints...
James Jones, picking up the slack for an injured Greg Jennings, helped deliver a key win with two touchdowns and a crucial catch to clinch the game.